On the web today, things change fast. New applications launch every day, and existing applications continue to evolve and add new features. Just this year we witnessed the debut of Google+ and the introduction of Facebook Timeline.

The Ultimate Glossary: 120 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained

The Ultimate Glossary: 120 Social Media Marketing Terms Explained
It seems like everything is moving to the cloud from documents to photos to podcasts; plus more and more services are implementing cloud storage for security reasons. While 10 years ago you needed to have actual space on your computer or mobile device in order to save and access files, now you really don’t need much because free cloud storage is everywhere. Since there are so many new and useful cloud tools that are regularly popping up on the scene, I decided to share 5 that I feel are extremely beneficial to bloggers and social media users. So here are 5 excellent cloud tools that you should be using, if you aren’t already. Pogoplug Plain and simple, Pogoplug is “cloud storage for your mobile life”. 5 Excellent Cloud Tools You Should Be Using 5 Excellent Cloud Tools You Should Be Using
Higher education web resources from A to Z | Digital Delights | Scoop.it It may be I’ve been reading too many children books lately, but everything seems to be pointing back to those 26 symbols we know so well. It’s all about the A-B-C’s in education, why should resources for higher education professionals be any different? A is for Analytics. The beauty of the web is the wealth of information cataloging user behavior. Karine Joly interviewed Avinash Kaushink on the subject and posted a great story here: Avinash Kaushik on Higher Ed Websites and Web Analytics. B is for Blogs. Higher education web resources from A to Z | Digital Delights | Scoop.it
6 Ways Digital Learning is Changing Teaching Email Share December 1, 2011 - by Tom Vander Ark 0 Email Share I visited Wireless Generation , a leading education technology company, in Brooklyn this week. In a discussion about Getting Smart , a couple dozen employees including teachers and technologists asked great questions about the future of learning. Here are two more. 6 Ways Digital Learning is Changing Teaching
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Les médias sociaux en images et avec humour Les médias sociaux en images et avec humour Qui aime bien châtie bien, c’est bien connu. C’est le cas quand on touche aux médias sociaux. Les dessinateurs et illustrateurs s’en donnent à cœur joie pour parodier, triturer et se moquer de ces espaces d’échange.
50 usages des médias sociaux en formation | Le blog de la formation professionnelle et continue 11 juillet 2011 | Ecrit par Laurent Reich | 17 Commentaires L’étude Cegos sur les pratiques de formation confirme que 60% des salariés nous expliquent apprendre avec des outils du type wiki, blog, podcast, réseaux sociaux d’entreprise … Ce chiffre progresse chaque année et les nouveaux outils nous permettent d’inventer de nouveaux usages. J’avais initié la liste il y a 1 an avec 30 usages, vous avez été très nombreux à commenter ce post appréciant ainsi cette sélection … je vous propose d’en découvrir 20 nouveaux (new) à étudier pendant l’été pour enrichir vos formations dès la rentrée …

50 usages des médias sociaux en formation | Le blog de la formation professionnelle et continue

L'activité de tout bon community manager ne se résume pas à publier, animer, veiller, modérer sur les principaux réseaux sociaux que sont Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Linkedin, Viadeo ou YouTube. Il existe une multitude d'autres réseaux sociaux professionnels ou spécialisés qui pullulent sur la toile. Certains ont un véritable intérêt, d'autres peinent à émerger, mais il semble intéressant de s'y attarder car vous y trouverez peut être un espace pour valoriser votre entreprise, votre marque ou votre communauté. Les spécialistes SEO savent bien que créer du (bon) backlink est une nécessité pour améliorer le référencement. Ces réseaux thématiques peuvent aussi avoir de nombreux autres intérêts : s'intégrer à de nouvelles communautés déceler de nouveaux sites, partenaires, clients, … améliorer sa e-réputation en y apportant une expertise* générer du backlink sur ses supports (blog, page Facebook, ...) 150 réseaux sociaux incontournables pour un Community Manager

150 réseaux sociaux incontournables pour un Community Manager

Welcome to your one-stop online source for FREE and low-cost resources for creating exciting multimedia content! The links below have been compiled as a resource directory for teachers, trainers, and developers. It is a work in progress--one that we hope will continue to evolve as we find new links and tools to add. We also welcome suggestions and contributions from our visitors. Shoestringmedia.com Shoestringmedia.com
Réseaux sociaux: "N'attendez pas que les recruteurs vous trouvent"
Social Media's Slow Slog Into the Ivory Towers of Academia - Josh Sternberg - Technology Social Media's Slow Slog Into the Ivory Towers of Academia - Josh Sternberg - Technology Underpinning a disdain for social media in higher education is the assumption that incoming students have an inherent aptitude for new technologies "If you took a soldier from a thousand years ago and put them on a battlefield, they'd be dead," Howard Rheingold, a professor teaching virtual community and social media at Stanford University, told me one morning via Skype. "If you took a doctor from a thousand years ago and put them in a modern surgical theater, they would have no idea what to do. Take a professor from a thousand years ago and put them in a modern classroom, they would know where to stand and what to do." Terms like "digital native" and "digital immigrant" have been used by marketers as a way of differentiating generations.
How social video is changing online advertising How social video is changing online advertising Social media is changing the way brands use online advertising. One of the most striking examples of this change is social video, where users opt-in to view videos on their own, and then share them or take other actions. Unlike pre-roll, expanding banners, and other interruptive video units, social video puts users in control. This new structure challenges long-held beliefs about the efficiency of traditional reach-and-frequency spending, and it has made social video one of the hottest new segments of online advertising. Stay informed.
The Virtues of Video What if your struggling students could view demonstrations of difficult math concepts as often as necessary? Picture your students asking questions of an expert diver as she explores Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Or imagine a motivated student in a remote location attending an advanced placement physics class without leaving home. Providing such enriching learning activities, even with limited funds, is no fantasy; it's possible through live, interactive video. Much of what we define as education can now take place anywhere, anytime—and much of it can be acquired free through resources available over the Internet.
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50 Brilliant Apps to Enhance Your Twitter Experience

Without a doubt, Twitter is one of the best innovations of the century. It’s a simple idea coupled with a simple interface that took them to the stratosphere. But after a few years and millions of dollars in venture funding, Twitter’s simplicity isn’t what people are looking for anymore. New features are hard to come by, and whatever pushed out is just way too cosmetic. Right from the start, most of the innovation in the Twitter ecosystem has been coming from third party developers.
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Has Facebook Killed Email? [Infographic] These days, if I meet a new friend we add each other to Facebook. If the person is particularly fascinating, I try to get their Twitter. If it’s a work colleague, I ask them to link me on LinkedIn. Email is an afterthought.
Checker partout où l’on passe, c’est un peu fatigant, et mon but dans la vie c’est devenir maire de plein d’endroits différents… Alors comment faire face ? Heureusement, il y a une solution ! Des petits malins ont créé le site AutoSQ pour faciliter la vie des utilisateurs de Foursquare. toute l'info sur Foursquare
Social Intelligence Last week I wrote about the Social media channels and how they are a hudge part of the customers buying behaviour of today. There are three steps to take in how you can engadge with your customer and finaly analyse these results to get a 360view. Step 1: LISTEN to the audience.
Google + - Another Tombstone for the Social Media Graveyard?
Is Google Making us E-tards? [infographic]
Cours 8 – Réseaux sociaux et identité numérique | MESFC Lyon2