Discussion Point: What Does the Yammer Acquisition Mean for Microsoft SharePoint?

Microsoft made it official this week — it is taking the enterprise social network provider Yammer under its wing. The news has brought up a number of questions, including what this means for SharePoint. In this week’s discussion point we went out and asked a number of industry analysts and Microsoft partners for their views. Read more about Discussion Point: What Does the Yammer Acquisition Mean for Microsoft SharePoint?[…]

Bye-Bye Business Phones, Hookflash Brings Video Calling to You & Your LinkedIn Connections

Social, mobile and free. How’s that for a hook? Or does Work, Life, Simplified sound even better? Don’t worry, you don’t have to choose, they all apply to Hookflash, a new iPad app that helps professionals communicate with their peers and colleagues via instant High Definition video calls, voice and text messages anywhere on the Read more about Bye-Bye Business Phones, Hookflash Brings Video Calling to You & Your LinkedIn Connections[…]

Cloud CMS: Building Your Mobile and Touch Experiences

Forget about the website for now. If you subscribe to the mobile first mantra or are simply ready to create some great mobile/touch experiences, then check out this new white-label content management service, Cloud CMS. Enterprise Cloud Content Management Put together a couple of guys from Alfresco (Michael Uzquiano) and Vignette (Dr. Yong Qu) and Read more about Cloud CMS: Building Your Mobile and Touch Experiences[…]

Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, Twitter and Apple (28-June-12)

Start off Summer with a new gig — we’ve got a shopping list of hot jobs for you to browse. Our featured jobs list is a great collection of opportunities spanning specialties and continents. Here’s who’s hiring this week (and if you’re hiring, post your open jobs here). Business/Executive  Senior Director of Strategic Services at Read more about Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, Twitter and Apple (28-June-12)[…]

Hootsuite Adds Instagram, SlideShare Integration

Over time Hootsuite has added more and more social media apps and extensions. Within 2012 alone, they’ve extended functionality to support Diggs, Trendspottr, RSS feeds, MailChimp and LinkedIn Company Pages. Today, they’ve integrated Instagam, Slideshare, edocr and Zuum into the social media management dashboard. One Dashboard to Rule Them All? These new apps move the Read more about Hootsuite Adds Instagram, SlideShare Integration[…]

LinkSmart with New Publisher Focused Link Management Platform

A Colorado-based startup led by the former CEO of DailyCandy has emerged from stealth mode. LinkSmart uses text links to help sites increase traffic and drive visitor engagement. New Company, New Platform, New Twist on an Old Idea Although LinkSmart is announcing its launch today, the company was actually founded in 2009. LinkSmart has already raised Read more about LinkSmart with New Publisher Focused Link Management Platform[…]

A Look at the B2B Content Delivery Funnel

Want to make better decisions when it comes to your content strategy? Demandbase and the Content Marketing Institute have partnered to released a guide and corresponding infographic that illustrates the Content Delivery Funnel. Both are designed to point marketers in the right direction when deciding which technologies to use in their content marketing programs.   The Read more about A Look at the B2B Content Delivery Funnel[…]

eRFM – The Future of Email Marketing?

Engagement RFM, or eRFM (Recency, Frequency, Monetary Value), combines online behavioral and transactional data to improve the accuracy and segmentation of email marketing campaigns. According to some observers, it represents the future of email marketing. eRFM Combats ‘Waning’ Email Response Rates In a recent posting on the Econsultancy blog, Redeye International Director of Data and Read more about eRFM – The Future of Email Marketing?[…]

Telligent Named Microsoft Digital Marketing Partner of the Year

Enterprise social platform provider Telligent has been named Microsoft Digital Marketing Partner of the Year for 2012. The Digital Marketing Partner of the Year Award recognizes an “exceptional partner who has excelled in developing rich Internet solutions that are highly functional, scalable, flexible, and secure through a unified platform for intranet, extranet, and Internet sites.” Read more about Telligent Named Microsoft Digital Marketing Partner of the Year[…]