New Social Software Products. Social Software Making Progress The smaller the group, the more immediate value in the relationship. That's one notion behind an emerging phenomenon called “social software”
[via Dan Gillmor's eJournal]
Dan's got some thoughts on the emerging category of “social software”, a phrase Clay Shirky has been promoting. Another interesting company solving similar problems — and one who was just on a panel moderated by Clay, also including SocialText — is Providence, RI-based Traction Software, who's “enterrprise weblog” software is really a powerful distributed communication and publishing tool for information professionals.