Tikifest Workspace and Social Networking Friday July 31th to Sunday August 9th (10 days long) in Barcelona, SPAIN.


About

While Tiki has a "friendship" feature, it is so basic, that it is practically "missing". What is missing is proper Social Networking with "transactions" between community members (Ex.: hospitality exchange network, carpooling, dating service, etc) with reputation system. Something like LinkedIn, Facebook or the www.phpbeer.com project.

Who

  • Yan Levasseur
  • Marc Laporte
  • luci
  • Shawn Adler
  • Alexander 'amette' Mette

What

Please see:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_networking

Examples of Use Cases

  • Use Tiki to build a SN Community website
  • Use Tiki to connect with other SN websites and services
  • Job board
  • Dating site
  • Hospitality exchange
  • Car Pooling
  • Business Directory - Offer Personal Services (programming, consulting, etc) & also with the ability to market products with links to other shopping carts and websites where visitors can click through and buy from this vendor online.
  • Exchange market of offers and demands (objects, and knowledge; with no money): http://intercanvis.net

please, feel free to brainstorm your Ideas and Wishes what Tiki should make possible with SN here:
Social Networking Ideas

Current features in Tiki

Missing in Tiki

  • "transactions" between users and a rating system of how each transaction went.
    • Maybe reuse/refactor Mod CC, which records transactions between users indeed?.
  • "connectors" - easy possibility to connect with other social networking web sites, apps and services

How To Implement It

  • Use the Trackers feature to extend a user SN information and Pretty Trackers Smarty tpls or wiki pages templates to display it nicely on the site
  • Extend current Tiki features to support SN connectors, e.g.
    • My Tiki (could serve as Profile Dashboard)
    • User Bookmarks (could connect and synchronize e.g. with Magnolia)
    • ...
  • Use Profiles to Install pre-configured SN ready Tiki
  • ...


See also

Friendship network


Related: Friendship Network

Social Networking


Open Hub


http://cc.tiki.org - http://doc.tiki.org/Mod+CC

http://portal.insoshi.com
http://ning.com
http://xing.com
http://buddypress.org/
http://friendica.com/
https://www.ohloh.net/p/ThinkUp
https://www.ohloh.net/p/elgg
http://hybridauth.sourceforge.net/
https://www.ohloh.net/p/shindig (OpenSocial)

aliases

Social Networks | Social Network |SocialNetworks | SocialNetwork | SocialNetworking | SN

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