Social Media Innovation by Prof. Johnson


Presentation Schedule Update

Quick announcement: there are now two openings in the presentation schedule (as I write, in Week 13 on April 21, 2011).

If anyone needs to add a make a second presentation those two slots are available first-come, first-served.

Update: check the schedule ASAP if you need a second presentation. With slots now open, there may well be other moving around of slots, including for presentations this week.

Week 7 Follow-Up

Huge graffiti of number 7

Follow-up items from our Week 7 class meeting.

– Watch again via FoxCapture.

– Check out the blogs of this week’s presenters:

– View this week’s Prezi presentation:

Photo credit: Huge graffiti of number 7 by Horia Varlan, on Flickr”

Week 5 Follow-Up


Follow-up items from our Week 5 class meeting.

– Relive the magic on FoxCapture.

– Check out the blogs of the Week 5 presenters:

– View the Week 5 Prezi presentation:

Did I miss anything? Let me know.

Photo credit: five by House Of Sims, on Flickr

Week 3 Follow-Up

3Some items to follow-up on from our third class meeting.

  • The class is available for viewing again via FoxCapture.
  • Sign up for your in-class presentation slots! Original post “In class presentations” and Google Doc link.
  • The reading assignment for next week is:
    1. TopCoder—Crowdsourcing Software Long Before Crowdsourcing Got Cool, by Wade Roush 4/23/09,
    2. Wikipedia entry, TopCoder,
    3. Social Nation: How to Harness the Power of Social Media to Attract Customers, Motivate Employees, and Grow Your Business, By: Barry Libert, Part 1: Ch. 1, 2, 3. (free online access:
  • Our guest speaker, Jack Hughes of TopCoder, will be at the first half of class. After that we will have in-class presentations and conclude with a discussion of his talk and the assigned reading.
  • You can also directly access the Prezi presentations for Week 3 at and below

I will post updated points totals for The Quest later this weekend.

Photo Credit: 3 by i_yudai, on Flickr