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Motivations for Social Computing
July/August 2011 (vol. 13 no. 4)
pp. 18-23
Vishal Sachdev, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Organizations trying to leverage the social computing phenomenon in their enterprises must motivate knowledge workers to contribute and share knowledge. A new framework for designing interfaces helps determine which features will motivate users to contribute.

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Keywords: Social computing, Web 2.0, interactivity, design, information technology
Citation:
Vishal Sachdev, "Motivations for Social Computing," IT Professional, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 18-23, July-Aug. 2011, doi:10.1109/MITP.2011.65
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