How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares The days of emailing out a PDF to a small group of journalists and hoping they will open the attachment on their blackberry – lol – and act on it are over. Creating Your Social Media Website And Blog with WordPress Course.

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The Therapy of Blogging While Showing Off Your Ideas Out in the Open

Elsua

And, once again, here I am finding myself debating what’s the point of having and maintaining a blog if you cannot keep the comments open and available to everyone who may want to share their ¢2. Like LinkedIn (with its recently open-to-everyone publishing platform ), Medium ( Blogging for the 9% ), Tumblr , Google Plus , Blogger , WordPress.com , amongst several other options. WordPress makes it drop dead easy to start a site.

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Trending Sources

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Elsua

WordPress (blogs) : [ Education, Workplace Learning and Personal & Professional Learning ] It’s been powering this blog for over a decade and still going strong!

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Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By adding an Amazon Bookshop to WordPress I can earn a little money, recommend some cool books and look rather groovy. Well, not until the final payment, which opens in a new window. How to Add an Amazon aStore to your WordPress blog by LiveWithRichard – add your page to the same folder as post.php. Online Community Books – Amazon Bookshop on WordPress is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

#fslt12 Week 2 is underway

Jenny Connected

There is loads of great discussion on the FSLT12 MOOC Moodle site and there have been a number of fascinating blog posts which have been aggregated on the FSLT12 MOOC WordPress site. See The Role of Openness by Academics.

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

Good-Bye Facebook Open Networking. For years, Facebook was an open social networking site that permitted members to befriend people whom they didn’t know despite mounting privacy concerns. Hello Ning Open Networking.

The Case for SmOOCs

Jenny Connected

On reflection #fslt12 was a SmOOC – a small open online course. I suspect that just as the number of Massive Open Online Courses of the Stanford type will proliferate – at least in the short term – so too will SmOOCs. SmOOCs have a lot going for them, principally in terms of the relationship between size, diversity and openness. As a result of this experience, my perception is that in SmOOCs, ‘openness’ is safer.

If you believe in open collaboration, support Voicebox

Social Reporter

It’s partly that they have a lot of the necessary skills - but even more because of the way that they have put their bid together, by doing the whole thing in the open. Tags: open digitalmentors All posts

Open Sourced Bright Ideas and Micro Support | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From Eyebeam OpenLab comes and open source idea for making a cover for those glare-y compact fluorescent lightbulbs (CFLs) we are all installing to save energy. Hopefully the open source values continue past their participation in Eyebeam work.

First Steps to Planning a MOOC

Jenny Connected

Keywords associated with the MOOC are: open education development resources oer mooc higher learning teaching pcthe further academy pgcert hea . (We We think we will use Brookes’ WordPress site. Tagged: #change11 , academy , development , education , educational developers , further , hea , higher , learning , MOOC , OER , open , oxfordbrookes , pcthe , pgcert , phd students , resources , teaching.

Donations as Revenue: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Wordpress blogging platform has people donating plugins or using money donations to have work done. Here is a typical widget from Wordpress 3rd party developers which allows bloggers to ask for donations on their blog, and uses PayPal as the backend for donations across the online community.

BuddyPress, an open source competitor to FaceBook

Collaborative Thinking

At Today’s WordPress Camp in San Francisco - covered in detail by ZD’s Andrew Mager here - Founder Matt Mullenweg discussed impressive growth for WordPress.com and WordPress.org. Page views grew from 1.5 billion to 6.5 billion/month with 120-160 million unique visitors, including a third from heavyweight media sites. Worldwide two million new blogs have been created

City Data City Apps: Open Data and Transparency

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting how government transparency is getting contagious - local municipalities (New York, San Francisco) are mimicking what the federal government has been doing with its various open data and app store efforts.

My Blog – 2010 in review

Jenny Connected

PLENK2010 – Open courses and the ‘Granny Cloud’ phenomenon October 2010. I’ll be interested to see what next year’s stats report looks like, if WordPress do this again. Tagged: blog , blogging , Wordpress. Blogging blog blogging Wordpress

First Steps in Learning and Teaching MOOC – Update

Jenny Connected

The outcomes of our decisions are being captured on the development of this WordPress site which will serve as the ‘Homepage’ for the course. These will be linked to from the WordPress site, and of course, in true MOOC spirit, we are expecting activity and engagement to be distributed across the web according to individual participant preferences. Dave White , ”The impact on teachers of open educational resources and open academic practice in the digital university.”

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First Steps in Learning and Teaching MOOC – Update

Jenny Connected

The outcomes of our decisions are being captured on the development of this WordPress site which will serve as the ‘Homepage’ for the course. These will be linked to from the WordPress site, and of course, in true MOOC spirit, we are expecting activity and engagement to be distributed across the web according to individual participant preferences. Dave White , ”The impact on teachers of open educational resources and open academic practice in the digital university.”

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New Special Issue on MOOCs published today (JOLT)

Jenny Connected

pm, Horses for Open Courses: Making the Backend of a MOOC with WordPress – experiences from ocTEL. The main thrust of this session will be, as the title suggests, the design of the course using WordPress.

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#fslt12 MOOC – Registration

Jenny Connected

Although the development of the First Steps into Learning and Teaching in Higher Education MOOC is still a work in progress, the course is now open for Registration – [link]. We hope that many participants will complete these activities, openly share them and that there will be lots of peer assessment. For us, this would exemplify open academic practice and also engagement with some of the principles of learning and teaching in HE.

#fslt12 MOOC – Registration

Jenny Connected

Although the development of the First Steps into Learning and Teaching in Higher Education MOOC is still a work in progress, the course is now open for Registration – [link]. We hope that many participants will complete these activities, openly share them and that there will be lots of peer assessment. For us, this would exemplify open academic practice and also engagement with some of the principles of learning and teaching in HE.

“Command and control is dead”: the shape of next gen organisations is social networks | Open (minds, finds, conversations).

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

M’ colleague Antony Mayfiedl writes a great summary of the shift in control of power over on his Open Minds blog. [.] Whitespace Tweet This Post links powered by Tweet This v1.3.9 , a WordPress plugin for Twitter.

Conversations in the open

John Tropea - Delicious Community

What We Do Email Us Conversations in the open Author: richard 19 Nov by Savannah Grandfather A Really Open Conversation : [Via A Journey In Social Media ] This is the first recession where many employees have actually had an open forum to discuss decisions.

CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What are the boundaries you need to set and what can be open ended? ingiltere dil okulu , I have not yet done the back end work to see if the underlying software, Wordpress, has any multilingual interfaces.

#fslt12 Week 0 – starts tomorrow – Monday 14 May

Jenny Connected

The course officially starts on 21 st May (and will run for 5 weeks until 22 nd June), so next week is a good time for anyone who is interested in following the course to have a look round our WordPress and Moodle sites and spend a bit of time setting yourself up and deciding where and how you want to participate. The run up to the First Steps in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Mooc is well under way.

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#fslt12 Week 0 – starts tomorrow – Monday 14 May

Jenny Connected

The course officially starts on 21 st May (and will run for 5 weeks until 22 nd June), so next week is a good time for anyone who is interested in following the course to have a look round our WordPress and Moodle sites and spend a bit of time setting yourself up and deciding where and how you want to participate. The run up to the First Steps in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education Mooc is well under way.

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Funder NESTA tells community projects: cut the paperwork, blog your reports

Social Reporter

There may be an unwillingness to open up on how they tackled problems in case that doesn’t play well with the funders.

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#fslt Expression of Interest and Assessment

Jenny Connected

Registration for the course will be opened on April 23 rd. See the course WordPress site (still under development) and my last blog post . Here is a bit more information about the First Steps into Learning and Teaching in Higher Education MOOC being planned by Oxford Brookes University to run from 21 st May to 22 nd June 2012. Expression of Interest.

Further thoughts and discussion about rhizomatic learning

Jenny Connected

I haven’t yet discovered how to embed a Prezi in WordPress!). I opened it with some trepidation, as I wasn’t sure how well our presentation went, but on hearing the recording I was pleasantly surprised that it is more coherent than it felt to be at the time, and that in a very short session I think we managed to cover the main points we wanted to make and allow time for questions.

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Open Source Social Network Software List

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

skip to main | skip to sidebar Tweaking Website & Open Source Release All about tweaking website, open source, free software and free services Home Posts RSS Comments RSS Edit open source , social network , software - 1:08 PM - 1 komentar Open Source Social Network Software List Below im write link information about list open source social netwok softwares. Clonesumating is open-source version code that runs consumating.com.

Why and how I use Twitter

Jenny Connected

And I tweet my research papers when they are published (via WordPress having first blogged about them). Open to influence: what counts as academic influence in scholarly networked Twitter participation [link]. Source of image.

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10 years and still going

Chris Corrigan

Since then I have used this space as my open source learning pad, to explore and grow in the field of facilitation, organizational and community development and random other bits and pieces of living. Practice WordpressTen years ago on September 6, 2002 I launched this blog with an innocuous little link to an on lie art project ground through Euan Semple.

R/WW Thanksgiving: Thank You Google for Open Social (Or, Why Open Social Really Matters)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Yet, Open Social is not afluke and neither it is an accident. It is an important step in the evolutionof social and open web, a step that we have seen taken before in other circumstances.It What is Open Social? It is also likely to join Open Social.

Working in Blackboard

Jenny Connected

We have to recognise what the positives of working within an LMS might be, acknowledge the constraints, keep an open mind, be willing to experiment (and fail sometimes) and look for ways to overcome the constraints. And I also know that students can feel very vulnerable in open spaces.

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Open Parenthesis " What defines a community?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Interestingly, I interviewed for the job of opening the NY office for Optaros a few years ago, but the position didn’t really fit my personal requirements at the time. Director at Optaros , a professional services firm offering strategy, design, development, and consulting services to enterprises interested in leveraging free and open source software. Optaros Labs More about me More About Open Parenthesis Contact Me Travel Upcoming Conferences Identi.ca

Social Networking Goes Open Source With Insoshi

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Broadband Mechanics has always emphasized the openness of its PeopleAggregator platform, and even Ning , the most publicized DIY social networking company, will give you the underlying code if you request it. It’s not even the first Ruby on Rails project to go open source. reply Peter Armstrong - April 29th, 2008 at 7:49 pm PDT “…insists that the code he released under an MIT License in July 2007 should be considered the first RoR open source code.&#

Jane Hart’s Top Ten Tools for 2014

Jenny Connected

WordPress: My blog is very important to me. WordPress (I check comments and stats every day and might write a post, if I have something to say). Usually the writing gets copied into another site, e.g. PbWorks, or WordPress, or an email etc.). I am always so impressed by the openness and creativity of others). Jane Hart has once again asked for people to vote on the top ten tools that they use when working online. She has been doing this annually since 2007.

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Making Social CRM “Friend Discovery” Real

Alchemy of Change

That lack of openness in social graph solutions reduces our control over our social graph, which leads to less competition, less innovation and less diversity of solutions. Two words come immediately to mind: open and federated.

Chris Corrigan " Going deep into Open Space

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Chris Corrigan Going deep into Open Space Posted by Chris Corrigan - 26/09/08 at 09:09:28 am Great…so I’m just about to host a three day Art of Hosting workshop in which we will be talking about several methodologies, mental models and design tools, including Open Space. First I should say that I’ve never used Open Space to arrive at one solution for something. For me need is critical to anchoring any process whether it be OPen Space or anything else.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

More than anything else because of something that Jason Fried also described quite nicely on this particularly interesting and refreshing blog post of what the original Open Social Web was supposed to be: ‘ The important feel is how it makes *you* feel ’… Oh, yes, using IG makes me feel good!

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Open Parenthesis » Liveblogging Enterprise 2.0 - Stowe Boyd, Social = Me First

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Next Post: Liveblogging Enterprise 2.0 - Suite Two panel » About Me Open Parenthesis is a blog about free and open source software, next generation internet strategy, and the assembled web, written by John Eckman (me). Director at Optaros , a professional services firm offering strategy, design, development, and consulting services to enterprises interested in leveraging free and open source software.

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

What those people do with those connections is a work in progress; it has an open-ended aspect to it that is what makes Facebook’s social network similar in function to a utility or an operating system.