The impact of the social conversations has dramatically increased. More than 133 million blogs have been indexed since 2002. Twitter has doubled in size this year alone to roughly 30 million users, who create 1,500 new "Tweets" every second. Facebook's 35-year-old-plus demographic grew to 12 million users in the first quarter of 2009. But that's only part of the story. The results from search engines are even more important. 2,300 searches are performed every second of every day.
Networked business models are the wave of the future as we extend collaboration, knowledge sharing and networking beyond the corporate firewall to customers, partners and suppliers. Focusing resources on optimizing your relationships with these stakeholders can make you more resilient and adaptive to shifts in the market.
Learn how the BlackBerry Partners Fund created a publicly accessible website to promote the fund to applicants around the world and a private online community for the investment committee to vet potential partner fund submissions.
This case study describes how the MIN facilitates local and international transactions, establishes vital business connections and provides a knowledge exchange for sharing information, ideas and expertise.
McAfee Labs foresees an increase in threats related to social networking sites, banking security, and botnets, as well as attacks targeting users, businesses, and applications. However, in 2010 McAfee also expects to see an increase in the effectiveness of law enforcement to fight back against cybercrime is also anticipated. Read this report to learn more about what to expect in 2010.
In the past, simply having a presence on social media was enough for many companies. But social networking sites are changing, and so are buyers. Potential customers want to hear messages tailored specifically for them, and they want to hear those messages from someone they can trust.
To maximize the potential of social media, today's marketers have to change their strategies. That's where employee advocacy comes in.
Published By: Symantec
Published Date: Apr 02, 2015
Trust and consumer confidence is the foundation upon which the Internet has been built. Leading commerce and financial services companies worldwide have long used Secure Socket
Layer and Transport Layer Security (SSL/TLS) technologies to secure customer communications and transactions.
But with the rise of Web 2.0 and social networking, people are spending more time online and logged in, and they are communicating much more than just their credit card numbers. Unfortunately, Web security practices have not always kept pace with these changes. Many organizations use the SSL/TLS protocol to encrypt the authentication process when users log in to a website, but do not encrypt subsequent pages during the user’s session. This practice is risky because it leaves website visitors vulnerable to malicious online attacks, and can result in millions of users being unknowingly exposed to threats simply by visiting a trusted website.
This white paper discusses the imperative need for Always On S
You know you need a mobile event app, but choosing the right one can sometimes be a tricky, painstaking process. Ranging from freemium/low-cost solutions to full capability, multi-event apps, determining what you need for your conferences, tradeshows, incentive events, meetings, and more is no easy task. Let us help. Download our free eBook: “Simple Questions for Success – The Definitive Guide to Selecting a Mobile App” and find the awesome event app of your, and your attendees, dreams.
Register for this free virtual event on Thursday, May 27th with the best and latest online marketing educational content including best practices, case studies, research and more. You can expect: *Seven tracks covering all major domain of online marketing, including Social Media, Search Engine Marketing and Optimization, Web Analytics, Mobile, Email and Demand Generation; * Content for all skill levels from the online novice to the eMarketing expert, there are sessions that will benefit all corporate, brand and online marketers; *Online marketing education kiosks and learning centers provide you additional access to 1-on-1 consultations, whitepapers and webcasts; *Live Q&A at the end of each session. Speakers and expert practitioners further explain the tactics learned in the session, answering questions and providing live support. Virtual Peer Networking gives you the opportunity to network, collaborate and share ideas with strategic marketers from leading companies around the world, so register now!
Published By: Quocirca
Published Date: Sep 07, 2007
Social Networking tools have proliferated in the recent past, and many individuals are now utilizing such tools as a core part of their day-to-day lives. If these tools can be harnessed as a means of interaction by the public sector, constituency involvement will rise, while costs can be minimized.
Media coverage of Second Life typically favors the opinions of industry analysts and naysayers. All too often, the concerns of regular users are overlooked. In October 2007, as part of a larger survey, we asked more than 800 Second Life residents what advice they would give to real-world organizations establishing a presence in Second Life.
Even though you may not be familiar with the term “social media”, chances are you’ve heard about it or maybe even are using it to communicate in your personal life. But is social media successfully making the crossover from personal pastime to business tool? This blue paper outlines the different types of tools in the social media toolkit and proposes ways they can be used to promote your brand, communicate with your customers and help grow your business.
Published By: StrongMail
Published Date: Mar 15, 2010
Email marketing is continually evolving with the introduction of new technologies, regulations and consumer behavior. As an email marketer, you're charged with keeping track of these changes and making the appropriate adjustments to maximize the ROI of your email programs.
Does your workforce have a social media policy established? According to a study commissioned by Robert Half Technology, an IT staffing company, "Fifty-four percent of U.S. companies say they've banned workers from using social networking sites like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and MySpace, while on the job."
Forrester recently surveyed 225 Information and Knowledge Management (I&KM) professionals with Web Content Management (WCM) decision-making or influencer roles about their WCM strategies for the coming year.