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The next generation of bloggers is here. And they are computers

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Nearly 10 percent of the articles on Wikipedia were not written by humans. Nearly 10 percent of the articles on Wikipedia were not written by humans. The writing bots are here.

Why the economics of blogging are diminishing

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I’ve once written that since 2014, style matters more than substance, because algorithm and wikipedia can give you all the information you need, but they have zero emotional pulling power. A wikipedia page gives you info, but I can make you feel something.

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37 Big Data Case Studies with Big Results

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By Rob Petersen, {grow} Community Member. Big Data is the collection of large amounts of data from places like web-browsing data trails, social network communications, sensor and surveillance data that is stored in computer clouds then searched for patterns, new revelations and insights.

15 Thought-provoking quotes about innovation and success

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” “Wikipedia in theory is impossible. By Mark Schaefer. I was honored recently to be invited to be one of the 8,000 attendees at the recent Dell-EMC World conference where I got to meet some of the greatest minds in the tech industry up close.

Don’t tell your story, ADD your story

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The world doesn’t need more Wikipedia-like articles about these artists. By Mark Schaefer. What’s your story? Answering that question seems to be the core idea behind content marketing today but I want to suggest a subtle but important distinction to that advice.

New insights on the future of search, privacy and the inevitability of social media

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Are you going to be satisfied living a Wikipedia life or will you seek to lead life that is based on something that is true?” Last week I had the honor of attending a “B2B Marketing Huddle” in London organized by Kerry Bridge , Neville Hobson , and Simon Hughes.

Highlights from SXSW 2016

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His latest company, Viv , is creating a global brain where we “teach it” like we would contribute to Wikipedia. His latest company, Viv, is creating a global brain where we “teach it” like we would contribute to Wikipedia.

The Fatal Flaw of A/B Testing

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If you search significance of A/B testing, Wikipedia gives you the following scenario: Email test group A: 50 out of 1000 (5%) success rate. By Kiki Schirr, {grow} Contributing Columnist.

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The Chasm of Expectations Between B2B Marketers and Buyers

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TED, Khan Academy, Wikipedia and more are fundamentally changing the expectations buyers have of the information, education and inspiration that is freely available. By Eric Wittlake, {grow} Contributing Columnist.

QR Codes Have the Beer Can Problem

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Here’s the Wikipedia definition. There continues to be a steady buzz about QR codes, those bar code-looking thingys that can be scanned by a smart phone to link you to added content, a website or perhaps even a coupon at the point of purchase.

Creating an inclusive social media event

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Our favorite apps like Wikipedia were built by volunteers. A few years ago, I was speaking at a social media event in New York. A student wrote me and said, “I would love to come to meet you but I can’t afford the $375 ticket!”

The Business Case for Irrelevance

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Oh, and Wikipedia’s definition of an elephant, which common sense might have expected to come out at the top. By {grow} Community Member Paul Mayze. Algorithms are the magic of the Internet.

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Ten social media and technology mega-trends to watch

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Wikipedia and a handful of open-source software developers were the pioneers. I just read a fascinating (and lengthy!) report from McKinsey on tech-enabled business trends to watch and thought it was important enough to summarize for our community.

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Social media in numbers too big to ignore

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Articles on Wikipedia 6.5 I recently read a post recently summarizing a few eye-popping social media trending stats that just demand attention. If the "powers that be" in your company think social media marketing is a fad and a waste of time, dangle a few of these gems in front of them.

The REAL math behind your followers, Mr.Twitter Bigshot!

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The Harvard study goes on to say that 90% of the tweets are generated by 10% of the users — a user concentration even higher than Wikipedia!

The REAL math behind your followers, Mr.Twitter Bigshot!

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The Harvard study goes on to say that 90% of the tweets are generated by 10% of the users -- a user concentration even higher than Wikipedia! Photo credit: This is an ACTUAL photo of the species Twitterus Poppycockus appearing at a social media forum last week.

Wikipedia Management for Dummies

Biznology

Ain’t nobody can launch a meme that’s heard ’round the world like reddit and there ain’t no place like Wikipedia to share what you or your client is most passionate about. While I am still scared of my own reddit shadow, I have embraced Wikipedia in a big way.

What Wikipedia Doesn’t Tell You About SEO Techniques

KoMarketing Associates

Have you ever found yourself sucked into a Wikipedia rabbit hole, going from one topic to another? With its plethora of useful (and useless) information, Wikipedia has become a prime source to learn about new topics. Take the search engine optimization Wikipedia page for example.

Personal knowledge management - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Hidden categories: Wikipedia articles containing buzzwords | Articles lacking sources from January 2007 | All articles lacking sources. About Wikipedia. Contact Wikipedia. Donate to Wikipedia. About Wikipedia. Personal knowledge management. Jump to: navigation , search. This article or section appears to contain a large number of buzzwords.

Cognitive apprenticeship - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. About Wikipedia. Contact Wikipedia. Donate to Wikipedia. About Wikipedia. Cognitive apprenticeship. Jump to: navigation , search Cognitive apprenticeship is a theory of the process where a master of a skill teaches that skill to an apprentice. Constructivist approaches to human learning have led to the development of a theory of cognitive apprenticeship [1].

Wikipedia Is No Authority–By Design

B2B Memes

MUD day 13: In an interview in Foreign Policy , published on its website earlier this month, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales was asked if he’s shocked to hear that people, including journalists, “use Wikipedia all the time.” ” His response is worth repeating to any journalist that either uses Wikipedia unthinkingly or unthinkingly refuses to use Wikipedia: Journalists all use Wikipedia. Wikipedia, I think, operates on this principle.

10 Years in the Making: Eloqua’s Grande Guide to Wikipedia

Modern Marketing

The Grande Guide to Wikipedia. I confess: Despite the fact that the site celebrated its 10-year anniversary this year, I still know next to nothing about what happens “behind the curtain&# at Wikipedia. I know less about Wikipedia than I do the opera, jai alai or magic tricks.

A Wikipedia Expert's Thoughts on the NYPD Editing Controversy

Hubspot

Editor''s Note: Recently, Capital New York reported that NYPD computers had been used to make edits to Wikipedia entries on police-related topics. We asked Wikipedia expert William Beutler to comment on this news story. The History of Self-Interested Wikipedia Edits.

Wikipedia and the wiki utopia, revisited

Biznology

If Wikipedia can be as good as Britannica, we could replace all our outdated corporate knowledge repositories with wikis. Was Wikipedia just the exception that proved the rule? billion people in the world who can read Wikipedia’s content in English, about 0.0023% are editors.

33 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resoures of 2012 So Far

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How to create and edit articles for Wikipedia by Web Ink Now. ** 5 STARS. Wikipedia is one of the most popular sites on the web, so getting exposure there is incredibly valuable. David Meerman Scott explains how to properly write for Wikipedia here.

20 Experts, 1 Awesome Resource: The Social Media ProBook

Modern Marketing

by Joe Chernov | Tweet this You may have noticed that over the past month or so, several influential social media professionals changed their profile pictures to funky avatars of themselves.

3 insights from intelligent content conference

Biznology

It’s easy enough to run a text extraction program against a large repository of generic content, such as DBPedia —the database of content in Wikipedia. I had the great fortune to speak twice at the Intelligent Content Conference in Las Vegas on March 30.

Thought Leadership Merchandising: Rising Above the Noise

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Thought Leadership Programs Must be Accountable for Business Outcomes. Thought Leadership is one of the most widely used terms in B2B marketing. But there’s a range of opinion regarding what Thought Leadership is, and fuzzy expectations with respect to its tangible benefits.

Social business, the forest and the garden: Your intranet is not the Internet

Biznology

Photo credit: Wikipedia. Altavista, Geocities, AOL, Google, Amazon, WordPress, eBay, Hotmail, Wikipedia, MySpace, Flickr, Delicious, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Quora, Pinterest all had their days of glory. Internet Marketing Google Intranet Wikipedia

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Top 5 Social Business Myths

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Photo credit: Wikipedia. Wikipedia stats for their English language site indicate that they have 22 editors for every million users (0.0022%). Being the 6th most popular website in the world, Wikipedia is hardly a failure, but still is several orders of magnitude worse than the 1% rule. Social Media Marketing Social Sharing Facebook Social business social media twitter Wikipedia

The History of #SXSW [Infographic]

Modern Marketing

2006 : Interactive keynote speakers include founders from two of the Internet’s most disruptive websites: Craig Newmark of Craigslist and Jimmy Wales of Wikipedia. by Joe Chernov | Tweet this. There are two basic ways to grow a business.

Niche Marketing: Four Rules to Guide Your Success

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Our friends at Wikipedia say that niche […]. First things first – what do I mean by the term niche marketing? B2B Niche Marketing Niche Marketing

Take back your online reputation with a little help from your friends

Biznology

Wikipedia was created by a bunch of casual experts who collaborated in creating a comprehensive, living, and growing resource of all there is. If the editors and experts at Wikipedia were to take an interest in your, how much of your true narrative, story, song, would they have access to?

The 10 Best B2B Videos

Modern Marketing

These three videos, along with the brand new State of Wikipedia , are all part of the same “family” of JESS3-created digital shorts. Content Marketing animation B2B b2b marketing Beagle Research Eloqua future of revenue JESS3 Microsoft NetSuite Revenue Performance Management RightNow salesforce.com SAS Institute SFDC Short Tale Awards State of Cloud Computing State of the Internet State of Wikipedia video viral video Zuoraby Joe Chernov | Tweet this.

Running the Fly Route – My 2016 Fractional CMO Highlight Reel

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For those of you who don’t spend much of your fall and winter Sundays listening to Troy Aikman and Joe Buck, I’ll let Wikipedia describe this risky play: Fractional CMO2016 was the fastest year ever, and I intentionally planned it that way.

Your online reputation on Google is the direct result of the content you write on your website, your blogs, and on social media, over time

Biznology

Unlike reddit or Wikipedia, Google isn’t micromanaged. How (and, to be honest, if) you, your brand, your business, and services, your products, and your colleagues are portrayed in a simple Google search is the most important personal and professional reputation there is.

Social Networking Sites and SEO: What Wikipedia Won't Tell You

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Within an astonishingly short time, Wikipedia has become one of the most-visited sites on the Internet. For example, Wikipedia's list of social networking websites now contains 111 entries; an impressive list, but certainly not all-inclusive. While no one wants to see Wikipedia degenerate into a collection of marketing brochures, the site's prohibition on commercial speech seems to be unclear and unevenly enforced. Despite its flaws, Wikipedia isn't going to disappear.

Why Bother with Leading Scoring?

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According to Wikipedia, the definition of lead scoring is, “A methodology used to rank prospects against a scale that represents the perceived value. Blog B2B Marketing demand process Lead scoring marketing automation

What is Social Media Marketing?

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Social Media Marketing — according to Wikipedia , “social media marketing is the process of gaining website traffic or attention through social media sites.” For years, I struggled to explain to my mom what I do for a living.

Real Substance or Merely Content

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Prospecting Acropolis Advert Aristotle Buzz Phrase Cosmo Driven Search Engines Early Greek Philosophers Key Words Keyword marketing Objective Ranked Web Sales Pitch Search Engine Search Page Searcher Subs Web Page Web Pages Wikipedia