June 1, 2010

Social media, tech & marketing events: June

by JD Lasica

Here’s our roundup of social media, tech and marketing conferences and events scheduled for the month of June. For the full year, see our Calendar of 2010 social media, tech and marketing conferences. It’s another busy month, and I’ll be kicking it off by flying to New York today for the Mobilize Your Cause Bootcamp (today’s the last day to … Continue reading

May 27, 2010

A workshop to help you advance your cause

by JD Lasica

Craig Newmark at Reboot Britain last July (cc photo by JD Lasica) I‘m excited about the bootcamp that I’ll be co-presenting this Wednesday, June 2. For the first time, Personal Democracy Forum will be hosting a Mobilize Your Cause Bootcamp put on by myself and Katrin Verclas, founder of MobiileActive. We’ll dive deeply into the strategy, tactics and tools available … Continue reading

May 7, 2010

A small slice of Web 2.0 Expo

by JD Lasica

One of the big tech conferences of the year, SF-based Web 2.0 Expo, is now in the books. I was able to attend only two of the four days, but here are some takeaways: I had a chance to check out Central Desktop on the tradeshow floor. Above is my 3 1/2 minute interview with sales rep Mandy Gonzales. Continue reading

April 1, 2010

4 minutes with the CEO/co-founder of Foursquare

by JD Lasica

A chat with the co-founder of Foursquare from JD Lasica on Vimeo. Have you heard of Foursquare? If not, you likely will in short order. As some people here in the Valley are saying, it’s the Twitter of 2010. Yesterday, at the Where 2.0 conference in San Jose, I caught up with Foursquare CEO and co-founder Dennis Crowley just after … Continue reading

February 28, 2010

2 plans to integrate your Social Web presence

by Deltina Hay

Keeping your Social Web accounts up to date can seem overwhelming, but there are ways to make the process more painless. This presentation on Slideshare outlines two sample integration plans you can implement to help streamline your Social Web presence.

Let’s say that you have a blog as well as accounts on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube. Continue reading

January 11, 2010

2010 predictions & recommendations for Web 2.0 and social networks

by Christopher Rollyson

The 21st century is proving to be volatile and disruptive in every way, and 2010 will continue the trend. Three disruptive forces are converging: the Industrial Economy, globalization, and the emerging Knowledge Economy. Continue reading