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The 5 Models Of Content Curation Curation has always been an underrated form of creation. The Getty Center in Los Angeles is one of the most frequently visited museums in America – and started as a private art collection from one man (J. Paul Getty) who had a passion for art. How Recruiters Use Social Networks to Screen Candidates Over the past few years, we've seen social media used in the job market in a number of ways — startups, small businesses and large corporations alike are diving into the socialverse to find top talent, and job seekers are likewise getting creative with social media. Social media monitoring service Reppler recently surveyed more than 300 hiring professionals to determine when and how job recruiters are screening job candidates on different social networks. The study found that more than 90% of recruiters and hiring managers have visited a potential candidate's profile on a social network as part of the screening process. And a whopping 69% of recruiters have rejected a candidate based on content found on his or her social networking profiles — an almost equal proportion of recruiters (68%), though, have hired a candidate based on his or her presence on those networks.

Office 2010 Quick Tips – Text to Speech Text to Speech is simply the conversion of text on the screen to synthetic speech which is read aloud to the user. It can be very useful for a range of users – for people with visual impairment, for those with dyslexia who find it easier to listen to a document than to read it, or simply people who want to make use of time in which they can’t look at a screen (while driving, for example, or commuting on crowded public transport. Some text to speech tools lend themselves better to these different purposes but, much like cameras, sometimes the best tool is the one that’s immediately available. In Office 2010 Microsoft has included a built-in text to speech facility for Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote and Excel.

WeVideo online video editor Older | Newer By JISC Digital Media on Wednesday 13 June 2012 WeVideo is an online video editor which allows you to upload your video recordings, edit them together, add effects, transitions, graphics, sound effects and voice-over, and integrates very smoothly into YouTube. There are two versions of WeVideo - a standalone one, hosted on WeVideo's own website, and a simpler (but still powerful and easy to use) version available as a YouTube plug-in: Using Images in Facebook Chat Box [Quicktip] Chat on Facebook connects us with the friends in our Facebook lives, but given the limited features, chat on Facebook has never been a ‘fun’ chat platform. There is wide range of smiley codes available, but among all the disadvantages, there isn’t a single option to share a photo via FB chat. The usual way is to share a photo with your friends on your Facebook wall then share the link with your friends, but in this case, everyone else would be able to see it and comment about it. Recommended Reading: Facebook Chat: Emoticons, Tips & Tricks To Enhance Conversation Send Image in Facebook Chat To start sending image in Facebook chat box, go to the Smileytime homepage and scroll down until you see the ‘Choose File‘ button, click the button to upload an image, insert your captcha and click ‘Upload Now‘.

Content Curation Guide for SEO - What, How, Why The author's posts are entirely his or her own (excluding the unlikely event of hypnosis) and may not always reflect the views of Moz. When it comes to the Internet, I imagine it as the warehouse where the Ark is archived at the end of Indiana Jones – Raiders of the Lost Ark. The Ark is that outstanding content someone has produced and that no other will be able to see again, because it is forgotten and hidden between gazillions of other contents. Apart from the gigantic volume of pages present in the Internet, for a long time, search spam has been making the discovery of reliable sources difficult; and – let's be honest – Social Media has enhanced this issue, because it added even more noise and dispersion. Actually, as Mitchel Kapor said once, getting information off the Internet is like having a drink from a fire hydrant. To tell the truth, this problem is not new.

36 Million Reasons To Use Social Media To Find Your Next Job [INFOGRAPHIC] 341 Flares 341 Flares × Yes, there are that many reasons your next job should be found through Social Media. In fact, this is the number of people that have used either Twitter, LinkedIn or Facebook for finding a job this year in America alone.

Office 2010 – Quick Tips I’ve recently had Microsoft® Office 2010 installed on my computer and have discovered a few different accessibility features. Some are new in this version, others have been in previous versions but I hadn’t noticed! I thought it would be useful to gather them together in a series of short blog posts – please feel free to suggest more we could cover. Those of you who are familiar with Adobe Acrobat for PDFs will probably know about the accessibility checker which

Using video in the Design School machine workshop Older | Newer By Steve Hull on Friday 09 March 2012 As a result of the large numbers of students, the technicians in the workshops were finding it increasingly difficult to give 1 to 1 tuition. A lot of their time is taken up repeating basic procedures that the students have been taught but are either lacking confidence to use the machines or have forgotten from their first year. Facebook Adds Admin Roles: This Week in Social Media Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up-to-date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week? Facebook Gives Granularity to Page Admin Roles: Businesses with Facebook Pages can now set five different roles for their admins: Manager, Content Creator, Moderator, Advertiser and Insights Analyst. This is a useful tool for Facebook managers.

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