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Web 2.0 Expo Europe started. Join the conversation.

The Web 2.0 Expo Europe started today. You can follow the event by watching their Backchannel, which aggregates all the messages from Twitter, pictures from Flickr and blogposts. It is great to see how much feedback is genereted through these channels. Take a look by clicking in the top bar at this blog. You can also get part of the conversation by integrating the  Livecommunity on your website. It is really easy.

Why?

The sixgroups.com Livecommunity for the Web 2.0 Expo shows everyone who is currently online on the Web 2.0 Expo sites and its partnersites (e.g. on your website). You can chat with other visitors and discover resources which are related to this cool event. Imagine the visitors of your website can talk to people on http://blog.web2expo.com or http://webexberlin2008.crowdvine.com – its possible with the Livecommunity.

The Livestream is the backchannel for the Web 2.0 Expo Berlin. It includes

  • Chat-messages and discussions
  • Community-activity
  • Photos, videos, blogposts, RSS, Tweets

How will your content appear in the Livestream?

  • Post image or video URLs directly into your message and the corresponding media will be embedded in your post.
  • Tag your content on Flickr, YouTube, etc. with the tags of this community: w2eb, web2expo europe, web2expo
  • Use web2expo, #w2e, w2eb, web2expoeu, web2expoeu08 in your Tweets and they will appear in the Livestream as well.

Your benefits of becoming a partnersite in the Web 2.0 Expo Berlin Community:

  • Get traffic from the Web 2.0 Expo Community
  • Get a link back to your site from every activity that happens on your website
  • Show your visitors what is going on at the Web 2.0 Expo

How?

Copy this code just before the closing </body> tag at the end of your website code.

<script type=”text/javascript” src=”http://webexberlin2008.sixgroups.com/widgets/api/json/v/03/”></script>
<div id=”sgBarContainer”><span style=”font: 9px Arial, sans-serif; color: #ccc; “>Livecommunity powered by <a style=”font: 9px Arial, sans-serif; color: #ccc; ” href=”http://sixgroups.com” title=”eigene Community erstellen”>sixgroups.com</a></span>
<script type=”text/javascript”>if(sg){sg.addWidget({type: “sgBar”, vposition: “fixed”});}</script>
</div>

Your Livecommunity will be integrated immediately into your website but will need approval from the administrator of the community. This may take some minutes.