Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# What’s more important is what the service actually does with all those connected people. Yes, Twitter connects people – lots of people.

2012 in review by WordPress

Michelle Laurie

Here’s an excerpt: 600 people reached the top of Mt. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 7,900 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 13 years to get that many views. Click here to see the complete report

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2011 in review – Thanks WordPress!

Michelle Laurie

Thanks WordPress for all the great info! Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. It’s been great to review the stats they generated including the top 5 referring sites, top blog posts, searches by visitors and more.

2013 in review care of WordPress

Michelle Laurie

Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. I’ll prepare my own summary shortly! In the meantime, its pretty cool how they compile the stats. This blog was viewed about 6,000 times in 2013. Click here to see the complete report. Uncategorized Blogging Reflective practice

The Next Social Network: WordPress

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

GigaOM GigaOM Earth2Tech jkOnTheRun NewTeeVee OStatic TheAppleBlog WebWorkerDaily Jobs Live Events About Contact All Posts Web Broadband Infrastructure Mobile Voice Briefings Archives The Next Social Network: WordPress Anne Zelenka | Tuesday, December 11, 2007 | 3:45 PM PT | 198 comments Could open-source blogging platform WordPress serve as your next social networking profile? DiSo will first look to WordPress as its foundation. La próxima red social: WordPress.

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

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

It requires a fundamental rethink of the organization – and how its processes for creating value can be opened up to people outside the organization. Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. Strip away the pyramid incentives and focus people’s energy on sales and you end up with an “ affiliate marketing “ program to empower other entrepreneurs in selling your stuff.

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social 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.

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

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Language and social distance

Ken Carroll

About Ken Carroll « Constructionism works FrenchPod is a PLS » Language and social distance Most traditonal language teaching focused on grammar, tests, and structures - the forms, in other words - often to the exclusion of the way that people actually spoke the target language.

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

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

List of 3rd Party Social Media Tools #Blab #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Schedule blog posts with WordPress and Facebook & Twitter. Use the Feedly plugin for other people’s channels e.g Use the RSS tool for other people’s channels e.g Netvibes for other people’s channels e.g

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Wayne Sutton: how people use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 31 2008 Wayne Sutton: how people use social media Published by Nancy White at 3:42 pm under events , social media Good quote. Now take it in the context of how people are using social media in disaster preparedness and response with Gustav.

Job #SocialMedia – Digital Marketing Co-ordinator- Sydney @p2pKirstie

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Or do people have a lot of experience already out there? I get asked a lot if new social media people can work for free for experience so I think this job is ok…? Utilise SEO, Mobile apps, Google tools, and WordPress.

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

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 20 2008 CoP Series #3: Community – without people? Community – because without people, you just have a pile of content.

My Blog – 2010 in review

Jenny Connected

However, I now know that 51 people subscribe to this blog which is a pleasant surprise. 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

D’Arcy Norman – How do you connect to people online? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 30 2009 D’Arcy Norman – How do you connect to people online? How do you connect to people online?

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. Episode 2 of monetizing online communities looks at donations – an overlooked revenue stream and the social media tools that enable donations online.

Buddy Press Turns Wordpress Into Social Network - Covering All That's Social All the Web

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Friendster Beats Facebook to the Punch » Buddy Press Turns Wordpress Into Social Network Posted by Nick ONeill on November 10th, 2007 9:22 PM I have been working on a way to integrate social networking into the Social Times website. I have looked at a lot of options one of which was enabling users to create wordpress accounts and leverage the blogging platform to enable users to interact with each other. Why people can’t post generally.??

First Steps in Learning and Teaching MOOC – Update

Jenny Connected

It is aimed at new lecturers, people entering higher education teaching from other sectors, postgraduate students who teach and experienced lecturers who would like to update and share their knowledge and expertise. George Roberts , Marion Waite and I have been planning this MOOC since February and things are moving on nicely, not least because we now have three more people on our team. This is a new MOOC due to run from 21 st May to 22 nd June 2012.

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First Steps in Learning and Teaching MOOC – Update

Jenny Connected

It is aimed at new lecturers, people entering higher education teaching from other sectors, postgraduate students who teach and experienced lecturers who would like to update and share their knowledge and expertise. George Roberts , Marion Waite and I have been planning this MOOC since February and things are moving on nicely, not least because we now have three more people on our team. This is a new MOOC due to run from 21 st May to 22 nd June 2012.

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

ZevenSeas and Sharepoint: What Dan showed us, in prototype was a module – or whatever Sharepoint calls plugins (Wordpress) and components (Joomla!) – which allowed Leaders to set badge names and criteria for meeting that badge.

How to Serve Government A Shitstorm Online #SocialMedia #Auspol #LGBT

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Marketing have technical terms like “curating a database” or “connecting with key influencers” You just have to know which people, which crowds and which buttons to press. Leverage new facts – so people can keep repeating the core message in new ways.

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

Social Reporter

In between, local people and agency staff have probably been too caught up with reporting procedures to tell the stories that might interests the outside world … or even local people.

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#fslt Expression of Interest and Assessment

Jenny Connected

Quite a number of people have completed this online form – [link] and we already have a wonderful mix of people from all over the world interested in the MOOC. 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.

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

Link Out - I provided a rationale for linking out to other sites in The Blogger’s Guide to Links and Comments : “Use of outbound links enhances your pages in ways that both search engines and people can easily appreciate.&# A blog site map such as the once generated by the Wordpress plugin Really Simple Sitemap makes it easy for visitors to find a blog’s archived content. Like you, I typically visit many blogs and websites each day.

Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Please note that most of them are small classes (10 -15 people) and for some of them, you have to bring your own laptop unless you discuss with us first. Computer based with WordPress.

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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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#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 MOOC – Registration

Jenny Connected

We have had lots of interest, with people from all over the world expressing interest in different aspects of learning and teaching in Higher Education. We have deliberately chosen to distribute the course across different platforms – WordPress (for the Home site), Moodle (for the course), Blackboard Collaborate (for the live synchronous sessions) and we are still discussing whether or not to have a separate wiki site, or to go with the wiki in Moodle.

#fslt12 MOOC – Registration

Jenny Connected

We have had lots of interest, with people from all over the world expressing interest in different aspects of learning and teaching in Higher Education. We have deliberately chosen to distribute the course across different platforms – WordPress (for the Home site), Moodle (for the course), Blackboard Collaborate (for the live synchronous sessions) and we are still discussing whether or not to have a separate wiki site, or to go with the wiki in Moodle.

#fslt12 MOOC Distributed Learning Spaces

Jenny Connected

For people who might not venture to our WordPress site – where the video has been posted – I’ll post it here as well. But on this MOOC we are expecting people who are not only new to learning and teaching in Higher Education, but might also never have done an online course, or might not have worked in distributed online spaces, like we will be doing for this course. If you are one of those people, hopefully this video will help a bit.

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#fslt12 MOOC Distributed Learning Spaces

Jenny Connected

For people who might not venture to our WordPress site – where the video has been posted – I’ll post it here as well. But on this MOOC we are expecting people who are not only new to learning and teaching in Higher Education, but might also never have done an online course, or might not have worked in distributed online spaces, like we will be doing for this course. If you are one of those people, hopefully this video will help a bit.

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#fslt12 MOOC Week 1 starts today, 21-05-12

Jenny Connected

We have around 120 people registered on the WordPress and Moodle sites and about 16 interested in being assessed. Some people have already set up their blogs and started this activity which is: We suggest that in this first week you reflect on your overall experience to date as a teacher; what kinds of students have you taught, what have you discovered from the experience, and what have you most enjoyed in your teaching? The MOOC is off to a really good start.

#fslt12 MOOC Week 1 starts today, 21-05-12

Jenny Connected

We have around 120 people registered on the WordPress and Moodle sites and about 16 interested in being assessed. Some people have already set up their blogs and started this activity which is: We suggest that in this first week you reflect on your overall experience to date as a teacher; what kinds of students have you taught, what have you discovered from the experience, and what have you most enjoyed in your teaching? The MOOC is off to a really good start.

8apps: Social Networking for Productive People

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Solution Watch 8apps: Social Networking for Productive People Last year I had selected the task management solution Orchestrate as a top pick in 25 To Do Lists to Stay Productive. Additionally, Handshake has a Groups section where users can go to discuss any given topic and meet new people.

Why and how I use Twitter

Jenny Connected

But I kept looking at it and seeing 140 character messages on people’s meals, cats, children etc. I don’t know how people manage to concentrate on the speaker and tweet, but Twitter is very useful for following a conference from a distance. Source of image.

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12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

When it fails to engage Australians, and it will, after a couple of articles in traditional media touting that social media sites like YouTube don’t work for not for profits please send people to this article?

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Hierarchies were a solution to a communications problem

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

In matrix management people have more than one reporting line and often work across business units. Networks enable organizations to deal with complexity by empowering people to connect with whom they need to, without permission. People cannot be creative on demand.

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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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