080528 Daily Links

On May 28, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
The fbOpen Initiative: Facebook Confirms Plans to Open-Source Its Platform  “The immediate effect will be to allow any social network to become Facebook Platform compatible – meaning application developers can easily take their Facebook applications and have them run on those social networks, too.” In other words, expect more annoying distractions everywhere you look. Somewhere […]
 

080523 Daily Links

On May 23, 2008, in All, Daily Links, Employment Branding, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Arbita And Job Machine Merge Redefining the sourcing process, Arbita and JobMAchine align to form the first 21st Century Advertising Agency. (Press Release) Smart and
 

080522 Daily Links

On May 22, 2008, in All, Daily Links, Generational Demographics, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Twitter Stats Twitter management demonstrates transparency. The system is buggy for unknown reasons. Here’s a traffic chart. Does Cashback Trump SEO/SEM? Arrington calls it a “go for the throat” move. Building a Better Buzzword Say goodbye
 

080521 Daily Links

On May 21, 2008, in All, Daily Links, Generational Demographics, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Microsoft to Launch “Live Search Cash Back” Tomorrow Next up, paying job hunters to search your jobs. No, I’m not kidding. Twitter: Something Is Technically Wrong even though the money is coming. Why
 

080520 Daily Links

On May 20, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Don’t Look For BFFs When Pitching For VC Dollars Arrington onThe Funded, a new site devoted to bringing light into the dark corners of the VC world. Search Your Desktop; Find Passive
 
 
 

080514 Daily Links

On May 14, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Friend Connect, Open Social, Ning, and the web Ning’s role remains the same — to be the easiest, most powerful, and most widely used way for anyone to create your own social network for anything. Too Many Choices, Too Much Content A good overview of the major competitive battles in social media More People Depend […]
 

080513 Daily Links

On May 13, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
Friend Connect gets a warm reception at Google Campfire One The social software thing is in its infancy.
 

080512 Daily Links

On May 12, 2008, in All, Daily Links, John Sumser, JohnSumser.com, by John Sumser
HR’s struggle with Web 2.0 How did I miss this one? Thanks to Wubs for remembering it. eRecruitment Market Trends Gartner notices that Enterprise vendors in our space usually inflate their marketing rhetoric. China is Exploding watch this video (suggested by Frank Mulligan) The Twitter Job Search Experiment Grassroots experimentation from the Daily Machete