Sourcing Tools

 Extensions & Add-Ons (Selected)

Yesware (for tracking email)
Connectifier (contact aggregation tool for LI)
Tampermoney or Greasemonkey (allows users to insert customized javascripts into webpages)
Personal Blocklist (block certain domains from your Google results)
AdBlock (Block Google and Facebook ads from your results)
Session Manager (save multiple tabs and histories in your browser, not just the last set)
Monki (basically it’s like Rapportive for all the web pages you browse)
IETab (toggle webpages between Internet Explorer and Chrome/FF)
WiseStamp (insert html-rich signatures into any web based email)

Code Sharing

www.stackoverflow.com
www.ohloh.com
www.github.com
www.quora.com
code.google.com
www.dreamincode.net
www.stackexchange.com
www.coderbits.com
www.codeguru.com
www.codeproject.com
www.daniweb.com
www.bytes.com
forum.codecall.net
www.snipplr.com

People Searches

www.pipl.com
www.kgbpeople.com
www.webmii.com
www.namechk.com
www.wink.com

Technical User Groups & Forums

www.meetup.com
Search for a subject and location in a Google string: ruby “user group” (“san francisco” OR “san jose” OR “south bay” OR “bay area”)
www.rubyusergroups.com
www.pm.org
www.baypiggies.net

Big Data Recruiting Links (From the ERE Webinar)

Data Aggregation tools for social sourcing:
TalentBin
Dice OpenWeb
360Social
Entelo
Gild
Twitter Trending topics & users:
Followerwonk
Tweetadder
Twitonomy
Topsy
Foller.me
Web traffic tools:
Alexa
TrafficEstimate
Webstat
Recruiting Analytics tools (paid):
eQuest
Broadbean
ZipRecruiter
Wanted Analytics
Recruitics
Social Messaging automation programs (free):
Yoono
SocialOomph
Hootsuite
Link tracking (free):
Bit.ly
Ow.ly
Link & campaign tracking (paid):
Google Analytics
Twitter Analytics
Clickmeter
Email campaigns (free):
MailChimp
Sendblaster
Zoho Campaigns

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