Eileen Brown

Eileen Brown is a social media consultant and advisor who has been working with collaborative technologies for over 20 years.

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Social Business News: Nov. 6, 2008

While the election has taken up most of the ink and Web space over the last couple of weeks, there's still been some steady movement in Social Business. Before I jump into this week's sampler I want to note two important changes -- this will now be a bi-weekly update and it will also now be known as Social Business versus Digital Web Business.

November 6, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio


Facebook usage skyrockets from election activity

While I still maintain that "Obama won the election - not social media," Facebook has just reported in some its usage statistics for leading up to and through election day. According to Facebook:Preliminary data shows an increase of more than 20 percent in activity on the site on election day vs.

November 5, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio


Cool Tools - TwitterScope threads Twitter's tweets

Twitter is an amazing communications vehicle, yet it's known as being a somewhat one-sided communications vehicle. Twitter needs to figure out a better way of showing conversations versus disconnected thoughts.

October 30, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio


Small business owners reap benefits of social media

Enterprise 2.0, meet Small Business 2.0.A recent survey shows that 55 percent of 120 surveyed small business owners believe that online social networking -- such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook -- can be beneficial to their businesses.

October 27, 2008 by Jennifer Leggio