Beyond just social media sharing at SlideShare

Pretty much every blog and content site of any sort has social sharing buttons these days. Among these, Twitter is light and more open compared to Facebook’s walled garden of posts.

We encourage users to display their Twitter handle on their profile page


Twitter sharing button on the presentation page


Notify authors when viewers Tweet their presentationtweet


Just put two and two together and we have a neat new way where authors are notified, via an @mention on Twitter, when someone tweets their presentation:

Now, this takes the conversation about their decks outside of SlideShare (which we totally encourage), creates real conversation and enables users to connect with each other. Social.

One Reply to “Beyond just social media sharing at SlideShare”

  1. Right said Raju. Girls r at unfair advantage – white or Brown. Besides, with such a first hand bad exp from French, I hope u won’t g to France

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