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CMX Summit 2014: Trust, Collaboration, and Community [Ning]

This piece originally appeared on The Ning Blog. Last week, David Spinks and the team at TheCommunityManager.com gathered together over 300 community professionals for a first year conference that proved to be highly polished and extremely informative – CMX Summit. Here are our takeaways: Why Should They? Trust Strategies for Every Situation – Robin Dreeke, …

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Conference Recap: ForumCon 2013 – June 13, 2013

Last week, I attended ForumCon, a conference organized by VigLink to discuss the practice and future of the online forum world. It was a great companion to the Online Community Unconference that I attended in May – it was the business yin to OCU’s people-centric yang. I’m still processing some of my thoughts from sessions …

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Meetup Recap: #OCTribe March 2013, Network Mapping for Growth

TechSoup hosted the San Francisco Online Community Meetup which recently featured Marc A. Smith and his talk “Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL.” Marc is with the Connected Action Group, which uses social methodology to gain insights into patterns of communities. Along with an international team at the …

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Meetup Recap: SVForum 2/11/13 – Magnetic Content with Barry Feldman

Since relocating to the Bay Area, I’ve really thrown myself into the local social media meetup community. I take notes (and furiously tweet) at most of the meetups, but my take-aways mostly stay there… on paper and twitter feed. At a recent meetup, I realized… I should be blogging these! I’ll be going back through …

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