|Forum: Community Building and User Generated Content|
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|81:|| Facebook Unveils Plan For Global Domination|
"One of the points Mr Zuckerberg was making was that the web has become a lot less anonymous and Facebook is definitely positioning itself as wanting to be the owner of that information," said Maya Baratz of the Huffington Post.
|Apr 22, 2010|
|82:|| Facebook Users Targeted In Scams|
"By creating fake messages padded with details of Facebook members the thieves are capitalising on the trust and social links that drive the network."
|Mar 2, 2009|
|83:|| Facebook and MySpace In Ad Data Privacy Loophole|
"Most social networks haven't bothered to obscure user names or ID numbers from their Web addresses, said Craig Wills, a professor of computer science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, who has studied the issue."
|May 21, 2010|
|84:|| Facebook and The Nielsen Company In Strategic Alliance: BrandLift|
"The first product of the collaboration, Nielsen BrandLift, is designed to provide marketers with effectiveness measurement for Facebook advertising."
|Sept 23, 2009|
|85:|| Facebook is 5 Years Old And Has 150 Million Users|
"Building and moving quickly for five years hasn't been easy, and we aren't finished."
|Feb 4, 2009|
|86:|| Facebook to Replace CFO|
"Gideon has played an important role in helping us achieve our financial success, building a strong finance team, and establishing the core financial operations of our company," said Facebook in its statement."
|Apr 1, 2009|
|87:|| Facebook unveils child safety App|
"The button, aimed at children and teenagers, will report abuse to the UK Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (Ceop) and Facebook."
|July 12, 2010|
|88:|| Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg on Privacy: "Sometimes we move too fast."|
"Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has admitted that Facebook "missed the mark" over recent privacy concerns."
|May 24, 2010|
|89:|| Facebook's New Face Draws Criticism|
"Several groups requesting a return to the old design have surfaced, including one with 1 million members."
|Sept 22, 2008|
|90:|| Families Sue News Corp, Alleging MySpace Negligence|
Suits claim that MySpace actions to protect minors are too little, too late.
|Jan 19, 2007|
|91:|| Flickr Gets Video|
"Yahoo is adding videos to what has just been a photo-sharing site."
|Apr 9, 2008|
|92:|| Foursquare Raises B Round at $20Million|
"... we've raised another round of capital. Today we closed on a $20m Series B round with Union Square Ventures, O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures and our newest partner, Andreessen Horowitz. "
|June 30, 2010|
|93:|| Foursquare and Wall Street journal Team Up|
"The Wall Street Journal wants to help you explore New York..."
|Apr 27, 2010|
|94:|| Google Buzz To Get Better Controls To Reduce 'Noisiness'|
"We're testing these features and making sure they work in all 50+ Gmail languages right now, so they should be ready to launch in the next few days."
|Mar 12, 2010|
|95:|| Google Granted Patent to Rank Personalized Searches Based on Bookmarks|
"... if a user spends a great deal of time on a site, it is identified as a bookmark for later personalized searches. In other embodiments, the implicit measure may comprise at least one of the quantity of repeat visits to the site or the quantity of click-throughs on the site."
|May 8, 2009|
|96:|| Google Loses Another Executive To Facebook|
"Another Google Inc. executive is leaving the Internet search giant for social networking start-up Facebook Inc."
|Mar 26, 2008|
|97:|| Google Patent: Ads to Target Community Members|
US Patent No. 20080162260 covers a variety of ways to target members of communities and social networks, including assigning member ranks and identifying "influencers."
|July 6, 2008|
|98:|| Growing Forum Member Participation|
"Once you've drawn someone out of lurk mode, you're probably half-way there to cultivating an active community member. Lurkers seem like an untapped asset that is easily forgotten or underutilized."
|June 14, 2006|
|99:|| Hobsons Acquire College Confidential|
"It is not often that we hear of sites that are primarily forum/community driven being sold."
|June 6, 2008|
|100:|| How Scammers Manipulate Communities: Crowdhacking|
WIRED exposes the dark side of Web 2.0, where spammers and scammers game ratings, rankings, and reviews for profit.
|Mar 1, 2007|
|101:|| How To Build Traffic With Twitter||Nov 26, 2009|
|102:|| How To Get Members Answering Questions|
"What do I need to do to get the users to "answer" questions? Is there any special motivation required? "
|Apr 6, 2007|
|103:|| How to optimize your forum for search engines|
Steps to SEO your forum pages for optimal search performance.
|Mar 13, 2007|
|104:|| How to turn an average forum into a successful one|
"Here my story how I made it the biggest in its niche."
|Feb 21, 2006|
|105:|| Internet Brands Takes Civil Action Against Xenforo|
vBulletin vs. former vBulletin developers making a competing forum software.
|Oct 5, 2010|
|106:|| Internet Social Networks: Our World View Is Narrowing|
"We think we're getting a broad view of the world, because it's possible that our television, newspapers and internet could be giving us a vastly wider picture than was available for our parents or grandparents."
|July 15, 2010|
|107:|| Is it Time For a Blogging Code of Conduct?|
"What do you think - can it work, will anyone adhere to it if it were created?"
|Mar 30, 2007|
|108:|| Jason Calacanis Suggest 5 Things Facebook Can Do To Regain Trust|
"We can all learn from these ideas."
|June 4, 2010|
|109:|| Jelsoft - Producers of vBulletin Forum Software - Acquired by Internet Brands|
"Jelsoft Enterprises Limited has been acquired by Internet Brands, Inc."
|July 5, 2007|
|110:|| Judge Orders Facebook Origins Settlement Enforceable|
"Facebook agreed to pay an undisclosed amount of cash and stock to settle a long- running legal battle..."
|June 27, 2008|
|111:|| Judge Shuts Down German Wikipedia|
To protect the privacy of a deceased individual, a German judge ordered that country's Wikipedia site to be taken down until the privacy issue was corrected.
|Jan 19, 2006|
|112:|| Judge: Site Owner Can't Be Sued For Libelous User Generated Content |
A U.S. federal judge has reaffirmed that unfiltered UGC is the responsibility of the poster and that the site operator can't be sued for libel.
|Sept 2, 2010|
|113:|| Koobface Worm Targeting Facebook Users|
"Facebook representative Barry Schnitt said the worm isn't new; it dates back to August, although the variant that first appeared on Wednesday targets only Facebook users."
|Dec 6, 2008|
|114:|| Learning Why Social Media Is Important For Your Business|
"Social media is quickly becoming a customer relationship management system, as companies have 'for the first time access to people's minds in real-time,'"
|Oct 4, 2010|
|115:|| Linked In Announces "Linkedin Apps"|
"Today we're announcing many more ways to interact with your network on LinkedIn... it's a new way to create projects and collaborate, share information, customize your profile, or gain key insights"
|Oct 29, 2008|
|116:|| LinkedIn Boosted By $53 Million Investment|
"LinkedIn Corp., a business-networking Web site, has received a $53 million infusion from blue-chip venture capitalists that values the company at $1 billion."
|June 19, 2008|
|117:|| LinkedIn Opens Up API to Developers||Nov 23, 2009|
|118:|| Locking Down WordPress: Getting The Best Out Of WP|
"WordPress is a leading blog tool, but also has a lot of features that make it interesting to webmasters with communities. It can be considered a general-purpose content management tool as well. This tool has a lot to offer for the serious webmaster--its collection of features can really accelerate the process of putting up a well-done site. "
|Aug 10, 2006|
|119:|| Mary Poppins Moderating|
A gentle touch in moderating will keep discussion on track without irritating members.
|June 19, 2004|
|120:|| Mass User Revolt Against Digg|
Thousands of users unload on digg as HD DVD key number is posted.
|May 2, 2007|