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  • Talk about self-influence very briefly before this slide then continue to ask about their interests/passions.
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    • 1. WordCamp Malaysia 2010 Blending Social Media in WordPress Presented by Yahya Ayob Tweet me @yahya_ayob Find me in Facebook.com/yahyaayob or Linkedin.com/in/yahyaayob
    • 2. Self-Influence
      • Who are you?
      • Find the one thing inside that you are so passionate about.
      • Write down short & long term goals to achieve.
      • Focus on the short goals, execute plans to achieve them.
      • Keep long-term goals in mind, heart and soul.
      • Dedicate and commit at all times for at least 6 months.
    • 3. Social Influence
      • Buddies or kakis or mission comrades
      • Similar passion and interests
      • Learn more from similar groups and enhance self-influence
    • 4. Self Influence Align Yourself Social Influence
    • 5. Great example
      • Self-Influence
        • Naoko passion on translating WordPress in Japanese.
      • Social-Influence
        • Mingle with the WordPress Japanese community.
      • Achievement
        • WordPress Japanese users benefit from her books.
        • Got hired as Happiness Engineer in Automattic.
    • 6. Common Question What is Social Media? Real Question How to blend Social Media in the awesome WordPress?
    • 7. “ describes the online technologies and practices that people use to share opinions, insights, experiences and perspectives with each other .” - Wikipedia
    • 8. When WordPress becomes Social?
      • Share news by blogging a post.
      • Discussions via comments left by readers.
        • Intense Debate
        • Disqus
        • Facebook Comments
      • Practices - Read / Share / Quote / Link Back
    • 9. Macleans.ca – Intense Debate Usage
    • 10. Intense Debate usage
    • 11. Intense Debate usage
    • 12. Disqus
    • 13. Facebook Comments
    • 14. Shortcomings
      • WordPress
        • Limited Contacts but Rich Content
      • Social Media
        • Massive Layers of Contacts but Limited Content
    • 15. Marrying them together
      • I read a WordPress blog post about hair loss.
      • Really good post that I like and I want to share it.
      • I tweet it. I facebook it. I stumbleupon it.
      • In those networks I just shared, a friend of mine David notices my shared links and find it very very interesting.
      • Apparently, he has hair loss problem.
      • He clicks the shared link and the link redirects him from Social Media platform to the WordPress site.
    • 16. Next thing I know…
    • 17.
      • Landing strip – WordPress website
      • Destination – Content
      • Plane with passengers – Social connections
      • Pilot – You
    • 18.  
    • 19. Social Media Plugins in WordPress
    • 20. Sociable 3.0.6 http://www.sociable.es/facebook-connect/
    • 21. Wordbook http://www.openparenthesis.org/code/wp Your blog posts will show up in Facebook wall! Wordbooker http://blogs.canalplan.org.uk/steve/wordbooker/
    • 22. Facebook Craze in Asia!
    • 23. When to use FB Like
        • Reading news in posts
        • Viewing photos or videos
        • Site browsing
    • 24. When to use FB Recommend
        • After you buy something, you recommend.
        • After you eat roti canai, you recommend.
        • After a holiday trip, you recommend.
    • 25. CNNmoney.com
    • 26. Recommend in action
    • 27. iframe option can only do this
    • 28. xfbml + javascript option can do this
    • 29. User wall with open graph metatags
    • 30. The Easy Way
      • Facebook Like Button Plugin
      • http://martinj.net/wordpress-plugins/facebook-like-button/
    • 31. Application ID / app id http://developers.facebook.com/setup/
    • 32. http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/tweetmeme/ Wanna hide the count? http://www.davidedicillo.com/whatever/trick-of-the-day-hide-tweetmemes-button-number/
    • 33. Use the Permalink-Template tag to generate links Example: <a href=&quot;http://twitter.com/home?status=Read:%20 <?php the_permalink(); ?> &quot;>Tweet this</a> http://wpengineer.com/tweet-this-with-wordpress/
    • 34. Use the Permalink-Template tag to generate links Example: <iframe src=&quot;http://www.facebook.com/plugins/like.php?href = <?php echo urlencode(get_permalink($post->ID)); ?> &amp;layout=standard&amp;show_faces=false&amp;width=450&amp;action=like&amp;colorscheme=light&quot; scrolling=&quot;no&quot; frameborder=&quot;0&quot; allowTransparency=&quot;true&quot; style=&quot;border:none; overflow:hidden; width:450px; height:60px;&quot;></iframe> http://www.wpbeginner.com/wp-tutorials/how-to-add-facebook-like-button-in-wordpress/
    • 35. Blending Tips
      • title area
      • before & after posts
      • after or side of photos or videos
      • near download areas
      • eyeball hot spots
    • 36. 10Steps.sg - Tweetmeme compact button
    • 37. At Vocanic homepage
    • 38. Vocanic - Embed inside posts with shortcodes or plugin settings
    • 39. Right after a post in single.php
    • 40. TechCrunch - Near post title
    • 41. I Love Typography
    • 42. I Love Typography – after post
    • 43. theAppleBlog – near metadata
    • 44. LaughingSquid – twitter stream, after post & below video
    • 45. MTV – FB Connect
    • 46. MTV – FB Connect
    • 47. MTV – FB Connect
    • 48. MTV – FB Connect
    • 49. Mashable – Twitter Connect
    • 50. Mashable – Twitter Connect
    • 51. Mashable – Twitter Connect
    • 52. End note
      • Focus & a definite choice. Eg. Coffee or tea?
      • Start with Facebook & Twitter
      • Blend it with logic and common sense
      • Align self with social influence
      • Rich content is still a must
    • 53. Ask away!
      • Tweet me – yahya_ayob
      • Skype me – yahyaayob
      • +65-93437601
      • [email_address]