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I'm Jake McKee

People call me The Community Guy

links for 2007-09-21

Star in your own JibJab video I’m not sure if this is scary or funny. Or both. (tags: humor video) Facebook Isn’t Private, and 7 Other Things You Should Know « Legal Andrew Good reminder of the issues with wholesale acceptance of Facebook. (tags: facebook socialnetworking legal) News from iCalFix – 0.6.1 out I love […]

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The easily lost reputation

In my lifetime, I’ve yet to walk out of a movie. I do my best to finish any book I start, even if it’s bad. I’ve written a book, blogged for years, created content of all sorts for years, I understand how hard it is for a content creator to actually create their work. As […]

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SXSW Panel: Voting is coming to a close

The voting window for SXSW ’08 panels will end tomorrow night. If you haven’t had a chance to vote on my session, I’d appreciate the love. Here’s the info: Breaking the “Porn / Not Porn” Mold for Online Moderation  While the user created content concepts continue to get more engaging, the methods we employ to […]

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links for 2007-09-20

Commenter Business Meeting 2 – CollegeHumor video Hilarious video acting out your typical online comment stream. Funny to see how ridiculous it is in real life. (tags: humor) NBC to Offer a Free Video Download Service – New York Times “[NBC] is establishing its own downloading service, which NBC executives say they expect to become […]

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The perfect customer interaction support tool

“We want to build a community… how quickly can we implement a message board?” – Far too many clients for the last 10 years For nearly a decade I’ve been telling colleagues and clients that working with communities isn’t about the tools, it’s about the relationships. If you’re reading this blog, you’ve probably had someone […]

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I heart Flickr.

With 2400 photos uploaded to flickr, it’s no surprise that I’m a big fan. But recognizing and having fun with Talk Like a Pirate Day is just too cool. On a related note: Kerry Miller from BusinessWeek just published a fantastic review of 10 Ways Flickr Builds Community Online. It’s a great read.

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links for 2007-09-19

YouTube – Giuliani’s Response to Bush’s Iraq Address Rudy says terrorists were killing more Americans before 9/11. Iraq has already exceeded 9/11 American death count (http://tinyurl.com/y5xc3f), and I’d guess it’s not long before the Iraq count exceeds all pre-9/11 terror deaths… (tags: politics)

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links for 2007-09-18

HOWTO: Pick a Common Master Lock With Your BART Card …now let’s see how long and exactly how MasterLock takes to respond… (tags: security) Section of Science & Technology Law: Virtual Worlds and Multiuser Online Games American Bar Assn is jumping into the legal issues of online worlds. Is this a sign of the apocolypse […]

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Listen!

As you may have noticed, I love a great quote. This one’s from Winston Churchill: “Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen” An important reminder for all of us social media/community types.

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links for 2007-09-17

Apple – Education – iTunes U – Students If you’ve never ventured into this part of the iTunes store, check it out. Some amazing content from some of the best colleges in the country. As a wise man once said: God bless the Internet. (tags: education podcasts itunes) The Buzz on Buzz – HBS Working […]

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