The Pull of Narrative – In Search of Persistent Context
MAY 23, 2011
As for text, it has been progressively deconstructed from books to articles to blog postings to 140 character tweets. We live in a world of ever more change and choice , a world where we have far more opportunity than ever to achieve our potential. That kind of world is enormously exciting, and full of options. Content versus context.
6 Use Cases for Enterprise Micro-Blogging
MARCH 19, 2012
Imagine if she sent out a few micro-blog posts announcing she’s available for in-person fireside chats at the canteen or open gathering area.
Advanced advanced Google search
MARCH 16, 2016
The first return at Google for the query “google advanced search” takes you to a form where you can construct a more finicky search than normal. The Google help page for advanced search has some interesting operators, but not what I need. The post Advanced advanced Google search appeared first on Joho the Blog
Back to Blogging
NOVEMBER 9, 2011
So I can get back to all the stuff I’ve neglected in the meantime, including this: blogging. think it was twelve years ago today that I put up the first post on this blog. Writing in WordPress is more complicated, but my favorite blogging tool is still OPML. Alas, one diversion that became essential to deny was blogging.
Grimmelman non search neutrality
JANUARY 23, 2011
would like to be assured that companies aren’t paying search engine companies to have their results ranked higher (unless the results are clearly marked as pay-for-position, which Google does but not clearly enough Me neither. Relevancy is not an objective criterion. And too much transparency allows spammers to game the system.
Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed
JUNE 4, 2012
Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed, Guest Post By Elisa Batista, Donna Norton, and Monifa Bandele from Momsrising. Enjoy!
Search Inside Yourself with Chade-Meng Tan
OCTOBER 10, 2012
” As part of that mission, he developed a personal growth curriculum at Google called “Search Inside Yourself.” That is all.
Help: why don’t images load in https?
MAY 14, 2016
For some reason, many or most of the images in this blog don’t load in some browsers. Same goes for the ProjectVRM blog as well.
The evolution of search will refine the spectrum of quality in media
JANUARY 21, 2011
Search is not getting better, or it certainly seems that way. How it relates to contextual search. The impact on content farms.
Favourite Posts of 2013 That I Wrote & Published
DECEMBER 9, 2013
thought it to be somewhat innovative to announce my new role and retirement from the old role at TELUS through my blog. There were no judges.
The rise of mini-blogging in 2011: Tumblr will continue to soar
DECEMBER 7, 2010
Here are a few further thoughts on mini-blogs. Traditional blogs are too much work for most people, and Twitter is certainly not for everyone.
[liveblog][act-tiac] A federal portal in the age of search?
OCTOBER 26, 2015
“In a world where everyone can search and has apps, is a web portal relevant?,” NOTE: Live-blogging. Now people arrive through search. Someone has a general idea, but not informed enough to search. 3. Sarah Crane , Dir., Federal Citizen Information Center, GSA., is going to talk about USA.gov. Missing points.
After Bitly’s fail
MAY 30, 2012
search/bitly , as well as out in the long-form blogosphere. Instantly search your saved bitmarks. ” I can also search them.
Google Blog Search Problems
NOVEMBER 25, 2008
I rely pretty heavily on Google Blog Search to help me find people who are citing blog posts of mine so that I can see that kind of conversation. Unfortunately, it looks like Google Blog Search has decided that they will now include the entire contents of the web page rather than just the contents of the RSS feed.
Blogging the #BlizzardOf2015 in #NYC that wasn’t
JANUARY 27, 2015
But I didn’t have anything useful to add to what thousands of others were showing, posting, tweeting and blogging. Back during Sandy, I had a lot to blog because important stuff wasn’t being said on media major and minor. Search from Google and Bing, while good in many ways, seems hidebound and stale to me.
Let’s move tweeting off Twitter
APRIL 19, 2011
Blogging, emailing and messaging aren’t owned by anybody. Blogging Ideas infrastructure problems TechnologyThat’s a problem.
Journalism is outlining
NOVEMBER 30, 2012
Back when Sandy was going on, I stayed in Boston and blogged it live. That is, if you add up all the stuff reported about Sandy — in newspapers, on radio and TV, in blogs, in tweets, on social media — you’ve got enough info-splatter to call “coverage,” but splatter isn’t what Jeff needs. Don’t give me stories.
Bring on The Live Web
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
For example, we could search in real time, but search engine indexes were essentially archives, no matter how often they were updated.
Google Blog Search Fix Coming
DECEMBER 4, 2008
As I reported in Google Blog Search Problems , Google seems to have included the full text of blog pages (including blog rolls) in their blog search. According to Jeremy Hylton of the Google Blog Search team , they now index the full content of the page. Glad to know they are going to fix it.
My first blog post
FEBRUARY 5, 2011
I knew I started blogging around this time of year in 2001 but thanks to a server crash in December 2001 I had no record of my first blog post. search for that got me my old url and The Wayback Machine then came up with the goods. So my first ever blog posts are preserved here and I began on the 3rd of March 2001.
The Social Organisation Manifesto
MAY 26, 2010
read it, commented, and am now writing this - because its still gnawing at me Heres Davids text: We will no longer view you as "consumers". Toma ya!,
[internet librarian] Search tools
OCTOBER 22, 2012
Gary Price from Infodocket is moderating a panel on what’s new in search. NOTE: Live-blogging. The first speaker is from Blekko.com , which he says “is thought of as the third search engine” in the US market. “You don’t want your health information to come from some blog.”
MARCH 4, 2009
What are Conversation Searches? During those presentations, I'll mention what are sometimes called "vanity searches." These searches look for any mention of your name, company, URLs across blogs and other sites. Typically, these responses come via blogs and twitter. I've tried Twingly and SamePoint.
Don’t Simply Follow on Twitter, You Should Spend Time Reviewing
JANUARY 29, 2013
When I’m on Twitter, I’m scanning streams, hashtags and searches that I make. micro-blogging social networking twitter
Parents, It’s “Back to Cool” Week
SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
Some things to consider: Blogging – encourage your children, of any age, to blog. Private, members only blogs are just as useful.
Searching The "Small Here"
Steven Berlin Johnson
OCTOBER 27, 2009
Search doesn't yet reflect those shifting definitions of where we are, the true radius of our interest. Or you can search an entire city.
A New Style of Work
JULY 24, 2011
About a year ago I wrote a blog on the post retirement phase of my life. Finally, there is blogging. I recently wrote about my complex relationship with blogging and the central role it now plays in my life. Blogging helps me structure my fairly eclectic life. But, as a self-employed individual, I am also on my own.
The REAL real time search
OCTOBER 22, 2009
Blog search is mighty thin in Wikipedia. While “real time is heating up as a topic, real time search seems to have fallen off the radar of everybody other than itself. It begins, Web search, real-time search and social search. Here’s IceRocket on real time search as a string. Always was.
The Internet doesn’t do this
DECEMBER 20, 2010
The above, in order (1,2,3) is what I went through this morning when I searched for “emancipay on Twitter. That’s a tease.
Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed
MARCH 6, 2009
Twitter as a search engine. But I never really conceptualized it as search. So I thought I’d put it to the test. LOTS of volume.
Blogging outlines of public bookmarks
MARCH 27, 2013
Building a Blog With Personal Clouds. Google Search Permissions — can take pictures and record audio whenever it wants. Here are some of my open tabs, now closing as I list them here in outline form: Infrastructure. Stories of First Nations building, owning, controlling, accessing local community fibre networks. Personal Clouds wiki.
stevenberlinjohnson.com: Radical New Innovation at Outside.in: Search!
Steven Berlin Johnson
SEPTEMBER 24, 2007
» Radical New Innovation at Outside.in: Search! Forgot to mention that we finally restored search to outside.in. Please try again.
Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Return on Attention and Infomediaries
NOVEMBER 1, 2005
Most recently, Robert Scoble from Microsoft blogged about an epiphany he had earlier this week during a visit to Silicon Valley. Thanks!
The To Tweet Or ReTweet Flowchart
JANUARY 13, 2011
One thing lead to the other, and there was a small comment-conversation about ReTweeting. Coffin. Who cares? record store - who needs one these days?
Long-form never stopped working
MAY 14, 2013
If you look at the web, which is a $25 billion slice of that pie, 80 percent of it is direct response–it’s search… it’s bottom of the funnel stuff. That’s an infuriating publishing practice that not only makes a long piece hard to read, but also hard to scan for ideas or to search through for a word or a string.
In Defense of Data Centrism
DECEMBER 23, 2010
Often the latter choice is considered backward looking, or stripped of context. Here is what happened with BP, or Enron, or the 111th Congress.
Rapid eLearning Search [Stupid Google Results]
AUGUST 11, 2010
It’s NOT because of personalized search. Subscribe to the Best of eLearning Learning for updates from this blog and other eLearning blogs
Why Bosses Who are Civilized and Caring, But Incompetent, can be.
JANUARY 9, 2012
About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Search. FT.com | Management Blog | Pick of the week. Again?
Live blogging Studio 20?s Open Studio at NYU
DECEMBER 12, 2013
Mike Rothman, one of the students, asked me to live blog the event. Live Blogging is his topic, and what I’m doing now. Add value.
Bookmarking the past
AUGUST 19, 2011
I’ve been digging around for stuff I blogged (or wrote somewhere on the Web) way back when. After finding two items I thought might be lost, I decided to point to them here, which (if search engines still work the Old Way) might make them somewhat easier to find again later. And cool to see that Kuro5hin is still trucking along.)