I was inspired by a ginormous fungus http://wafflesatnoon.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/Mushroom3.jpg
range a mind of its ownYour digital presence is like a ginormous fungus opportunistic organic
The governance of a fungus“A combination of goodgenes and a stableenvironment hasallowed this particularlyginormous fungus tocontinue its creepingexistence over the pastmillennia.”www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=strange-but-true-largest-organism-is-fungus www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=strange-but-true-largest-organism-is-fungus
“…the Department of Commerce became worried that too many stations --especially amateur and experimental -- were making broadcasts intended for thegeneral public, and, effective December 1, 1921, adopted regulations whichrestricted public broadcasting to stations which met the standards of a newlycreated broadcast service classification.”US Early Radio History– Thomas H. White
Western Unioninternal memo,1876"This telephone has toomany shortcomings to beseriously considered as ameans of communication. The device is inherently ofno value to us.”
Film - 1915The New York Times, from an interview with D. W. Griffith“The time will come, and in less than 10 years, when thechildren in the public schools will be taught practicallyeverything by moving pictures…Imagine a public library ofthe near future, for instance. There will be long rows ofboxes of pillars, properly classified and indexed, ofcourse. At each box a push button and before each box aseat.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Muybridge_race_horse_animated.gif
Governing paradigms change over time.We get to control them. We get to make them up.
ARPANETWhat are wegoing to do withour possibility?How are yougoing togovern? http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/d2/Internet_map_1024.jpg
A job you likeWorld peace Governance = Sustenance Better outcomes for your business
Sometimes governance is so bad you can’t do anythingthat makes any sense.
this is stasis – otherwise known as “hitting the wall”
everyone doing their own thingunknown number of domains/websitescountless applicationsun-moderated/unknown social accountsnot enough web budgetunknown web budgetstressangerineffectivenesswaste
A definition Enterprise web governance ensures the proper stewardship of an organizational web presence.
Stewardship not ownership Ownership makes little sense in the context of the Internet, WWW, and enterprise digital efforts. The enterprise digital presence exists and those who work in the organization are its stewards.
Accessibility Standards Page Titles Metadata Headings Links Social MediaStakeholder Input Decision Information Security Content and CopywritingCommunications X Intellectual Property ProtectionOffice of the CIO X XUser Experience X X Browser CompatibilityLine of Business X DomainsLibrary X Vanity DomainsContent Contributors X Search Engine Optimization Web Records Management Copyright Notice Use of Third-Party Content Posting Photographs of People Use and Display of Brand 404 Error Message Editing and Proofing for the Web