Category Archives: Social networking

Elgg: Update

I have been helping a number of organisations: businesses, education and non-profits, implement the free, open source social networking platform, Elgg to underpin a social approach to learning. If you are not familiar with Elgg, you can find out more about it in the presentation below – and/or read more about Elgg here.  Using Elgg […]

Social Networking on Intranets

Jakob Nielsen's recent posting on Alertbox, which summarises his company's report on social networking, has been picked up in a number of places: ReadWrite Enterprise headline their posting with "Enterprise 2.0: awareness is easier than execution" and point out that "Web usability guru Jakob Nielsen asserts that despite broad awareness, real execution of Web 2.0 […]

Facebook for business

Facebook is going from strength to strength; last week it was announced they had over 250 million members, an increase in 50 million members in 3 months.  Meanwhile the number of Facebook apps available also begins to grow. Although most members use Facebook, personally to keep up with their friends activities, others are making use […]