Project Description

This project adds social connectors to NewsGator Social Sites® for SharePoint 2010. It allows you to send your activity feeds outside of your organisation (to Twitter and LinkedIn) simply by adding tags in the message.

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This project is not an official NewsGator product, and therefore not supported by NewsGator.

Features

  • Post activity feed messages to your personal Twitter account by adding #tw tag
  • Post activity feed messages to your personal LinkedIn account by adding #li tag
  • User can opt-in to his/her personal Twitter and LinkedIn account (from SharePoint mySite). Opt-out is also possible
  • SharePoint Solution/package, easy to deploy

Requirements

Screenshots

SharePoint My Sites

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SharePoint Administration

The social connectors have its own ADMIN page where a user can Opt-In or Opt-Out at any time.
OAuth is used for authorising each user to the social platforms.

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LinkedIn status

When you post a message with a hashtag for LinkedIn in NewsGator,
the status is updated in LinkedIn automatically.

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Twitter status

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Orbit One is a software development agency located in Ghent, Belgium.
We specialize in internet facing websites, intranet and extranet applications.
We use technologies such as ASP.Net, SharePoint, Umbraco and Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
http://www.orbitone.com

Last edited Jun 30, 2014 at 11:37 AM by OrbitOne, version 27