Need suggestions: how to escape the smart social business blah

by Volker Weber

If you look at the #IBMconnect hashtag, you will find it is already polluted. Now imagine when everybody cranks up their "come to our booth", "win an iPad mini" and "come to my session, see nekid gurls" postings. For a second I was thinking about #Lotusphere which may be a bit more sane.

Do you have any suggestion for a better hashtag?

Comments

#lotusknows

Jeff Gilfelt, 2013-01-22

There is definitely a need in the world of all things "status updates" to filter. Alan Lepofsky has spoke about this on several occasions. I'm not a big hashtag filtering person. I go to Twitter/Google+ etc. to check in on others periodically from the perspective of "passive awareness". I'm not sitting in TweetDeck all day watching all things "fill in hashtag here".

Bruce Elgort, 2013-01-22

#antisocial

Mark Barton, 2013-01-22

#ls13 seems reasonable to me.

Matt White, 2013-01-22

#wwjpd (what would Jeff Papows do?)

Julian Woodward, 2013-01-22

“Social” is a given. Companies use this stuff to get work done. So… #workplace

Ben Poole, 2013-01-22

Jeff always comes up with the evil ones. :-)

Volker Weber, 2013-01-22

Could the trully social people start using CB Radio? Avoid all the sales pitches.

Carl Tyler, 2013-01-22

Paper darts are the way forward Carl.

Julian Woodward, 2013-01-22

I propose sitting in bars and talking to people as a way of avoiding too many exclamation marks, buzzwords and hashtags.

Ben Poole, 2013-01-22

Amen Ben

Bruce Elgort, 2013-01-22

#kimonos

Stuart McIntyre, 2013-01-22

Recent comments

Frank Köhler on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 18:55
Jochen Schug on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 17:28
Michael Hertlein on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 16:52
Friedrich Holstein on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 16:41
Volker Weber on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 14:43
Michael Hertlein on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 13:44
Stefan Kremer on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 12:44
Volker Weber on Invoxia Triby :: Ein starker Zwerg at 10:44
Frank Köhler on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 21:00
Sven Bühler on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 20:44
Dominique Roller on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 20:05
Martin Kirchler on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 16:12
Volker Weber on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 16:06
Roland Dressler on Lange erwartet :: Neue AirPods at 15:31
Dietmar Liehr on Gestern in der Tagesschau at 12:55
Torsten Armbruster on Invoxia Triby :: Ein starker Zwerg at 12:49
Markus Dierker on Invoxia Triby :: Ein starker Zwerg at 12:06
Volker Weber on Now is a good time to buy a new iMac at 11:28
Axel Borschbach on Now is a good time to buy a new iMac at 11:24
Maik Endler on Orientierung im iPad-Angebot at 09:34
Volker Weber on Gestern in der Tagesschau at 09:12
Manfred Wiktorin on Gestern in der Tagesschau at 09:09
Rafael Mayoral on Orientierung im iPad-Angebot at 07:33
Bernd Hofmann on Gestern in der Tagesschau at 05:31
Volker Weber on Orientierung im iPad-Angebot at 00:27

Ceci n'est pas un blog

I explain difficult concepts in simple ways. For free, and for money. Clue procurement and bullshit detection.

vowe

Contact
Publications
Stuff that works
Amazon Wish List
Frequently Asked Questions

rss feed  twitter  amazon

Local time is 20:44

visitors.gif

buy me coffee

Paypal vowe