CONNECTING & COLLABORATING THROUGH SOCIAL NETWORKING Daria Topousis
I work on Web 2.0 for NASA including communities of practice, collaborative tools, and some social networking.
Social networking:  Communities with shared interests that interact online
The old ways of communicating are over.
The old ways of networking are over.
Web 2.0: It’s not just about technology
 
 
<ul><li>Professional network  </li></ul><ul><li>Find jobs, have professional conversations, find employees </li></ul><ul><...
 
 
Jobs
Work Discussions
 
<ul><li>Connect with friends and family </li></ul><ul><li>Share pictures, links, status </li></ul><ul><li>Users control pr...
 
Connect with family
Connect with friends and colleagues
<ul><li>Share: </li></ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul><ul><li>News stories and blogs </li></ul><ul><l...
Join groups
 
 
Facebook understands the power of users
 
<ul><li>Microblog of 140 characters </li></ul><ul><li>Over 1 million users </li></ul><ul><li>Doubled between January and M...
 
Mars Phoenix Lander &quot;Are you ready to celebrate?  Well, get ready: We have ICE!!!!! Yes, ICE, *WATER ICE* on Mars!  w...
Chat about a TV show
Follow NASA missions
 
Twitter Mashups
Twitter Glossary Tweet:  Twitter message Twitterer or Tweeter :  Twitter user Tweeple: Group of Twitter users @: Response ...
Some guidelines <ul><li>Mix personal content with marketing or other content </li></ul><ul><li>Follow users to gather foll...
<ul><li>The online world has changed—get online and get involved.  You can find more about me on: </li></ul><ul><li>Twitte...
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    1. 1. CONNECTING & COLLABORATING THROUGH SOCIAL NETWORKING Daria Topousis
    2. 2. I work on Web 2.0 for NASA including communities of practice, collaborative tools, and some social networking.
    3. 3. Social networking: Communities with shared interests that interact online
    4. 4. The old ways of communicating are over.
    5. 5. The old ways of networking are over.
    6. 6. Web 2.0: It’s not just about technology
    7. 9. <ul><li>Professional network </li></ul><ul><li>Find jobs, have professional conversations, find employees </li></ul><ul><li>36 million members in 200 countries </li></ul><ul><li>A new member joins every second </li></ul>
    8. 12. Jobs
    9. 13. Work Discussions
    10. 15. <ul><li>Connect with friends and family </li></ul><ul><li>Share pictures, links, status </li></ul><ul><li>Users control privacy </li></ul><ul><li>Join groups and fan clubs </li></ul><ul><li>175 million members worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>½ million join daily </li></ul><ul><li>Over 30: fastest growing users </li></ul>
    11. 17. Connect with family
    12. 18. Connect with friends and colleagues
    13. 19. <ul><li>Share: </li></ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul><ul><li>News stories and blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Status </li></ul><ul><li>Online discussions </li></ul><ul><li>Flair, gifts, etc. </li></ul>
    14. 20. Join groups
    15. 23. Facebook understands the power of users
    16. 25. <ul><li>Microblog of 140 characters </li></ul><ul><li>Over 1 million users </li></ul><ul><li>Doubled between January and March </li></ul><ul><li>3 million messages posted per day </li></ul><ul><li>Interesting information, breaking news </li></ul><ul><li>Get instant advice/input </li></ul>
    17. 27. Mars Phoenix Lander &quot;Are you ready to celebrate?  Well, get ready: We have ICE!!!!! Yes, ICE, *WATER ICE* on Mars!  w00t!!!  Best day ever!!&quot;
    18. 28. Chat about a TV show
    19. 29. Follow NASA missions
    20. 31. Twitter Mashups
    21. 32. Twitter Glossary Tweet: Twitter message Twitterer or Tweeter : Twitter user Tweeple: Group of Twitter users @: Response or reference to twitterer RT: Retweeting—rebroadcasting information sent by another user DM: Direct message, which only recipient sees #: Hash tags establish keywords
    22. 33. Some guidelines <ul><li>Mix personal content with marketing or other content </li></ul><ul><li>Follow users to gather followers </li></ul><ul><li>Reply to tweeple who follow you or post interesting messages </li></ul><ul><li>Balance the number of tweets you post </li></ul>
    23. 34. <ul><li>The online world has changed—get online and get involved. You can find more about me on: </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter ( http://twitter.com/dariat ) </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>LinkedIn </li></ul><ul><li>Or send me an email at dariat@suddenlink.net </li></ul>

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