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About The Licenses

About The Licenses
Our public copyright licenses incorporate a unique and innovative “three-layer” design. Each license begins as a traditional legal tool, in the kind of language and text formats that most lawyers know and love. We call this the Legal Code layer of each license. But since most creators, educators, and scientists are not in fact lawyers, we also make the licenses available in a format that normal people can read — the Commons Deed (also known as the “human readable” version of the license). The Commons Deed is a handy reference for licensors and licensees, summarizing and expressing some of the most important terms and conditions. Think of the Commons Deed as a user-friendly interface to the Legal Code beneath, although the Deed itself is not a license, and its contents are not part of the Legal Code itself. Searching for open content is an important function enabled by our approach.

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A Shared Culture - Creative Commons To celebrate our 2008 fundraising campaign, Creative Commons has released “A Shared Culture,” a short video by renowned filmmaker Jesse Dylan. Known for helming a variety of films, music videos, and the Emmy Award-winning “Yes We Can” Barack Obama campaign video collaboration with rapper will.i.am, Dylan created “A Shared Culture” to help spread the word about the Creative Commons mission. In the video, some of the leading thinkers behind Creative Commons describe how the organization is helping “save the world from failed sharing” through free tools that enable creators to easily make their work available to the public for legal sharing and remix. Dylan puts the Creative Commons system into action by punctuating the interview footage with dozens of photos that have been offered to the public for use under CC licenses. Similarly, he used two CC-licensed instrumental pieces by Nine Inch Nails as the video’s soundtrack music. Download

Creative Commons Many Flickr users have chosen to offer their work under a Creative Commons license, and you can browse or search through content under each type of license. Here are some recently added bits and pieces: Attribution License » 74,571,326 photos (See more)

Best practices for attribution - CC Wiki You can use CC-licensed materials as long as you follow the license conditions. One condition of all CC licenses is attribution. Here are some good (and not so good) examples of attribution. Note: If you want to learn how to mark your own material with a CC license go here. If You Cannot Find the Owner The situation is common: You want to use a copyrighted work beyond the limits of fair use or other copyright exception. You tracked down a likely copyright owner and have attempted to seek permission, but the effort simply has produced no conclusion. Worse, perhaps you did receive permission, but with burdensome conditions or a high price. Perhaps you wrote for permission, and the permission was flatly denied. In some situations, you might have little choice but to absorb the bad news and change your plans.

10 Types of Visuals For The Everyday Content Marketer To Use The content marketer of today has an overwhelming (and ever-growing) number of skills, roles, and responsibilities that they need to master. Or risk becoming irrelevant. It doesn’t matter whether SEO is your jam, or that you feel most comfortable writing long, detailed articles. These days, you have to know it all. Or at least, have a cursory understanding of how to work most marketing channels. According to Brian Balfour, as a customer acquisition expert you need to have a firm understanding of the following foundational marketing subjects: Conversion Rate Optimization, A/B Testing, DB Querying, Photoshop and Wireframing, Excel Modelling, Copywriting, and Funnel Marketing.

Welcome to the Exemplary Online Instruction (EOI) website - Exemplary Online Instruction California State University, Chico's first strategic priority is:"... to develop high-quality learning environments both inside and outside the classroom." This website provides: Tools to support excellence in online teaching and learning;A showcase of outstanding online courses developed by CSU Chico faculty;A description of both local and statewide programs that recognize exemplary online instruction.Call for Proposal with deadlines. The QOLT Rubric Since 2014, CSU, Chico has used the CSU Chancellor's Office instrument called Quality Online Learning and Teaching (QOLT, pronounced "colt") to evaluate the quality of online and hybrid courses.

Creative Commons - YouTube Help Creative Commons licenses provide a standard way for content creators to grant someone else permission to use their work. YouTube allows users to mark their videos with a Creative Commons CC BY license. These videos are then accessible to YouTube users for use, even commercially, in their own videos via the YouTube Video Editor. Attribution is automatic under the CC BY license, meaning that any video you create using Creative Commons content will automatically show the source videos' titles underneath the video player. You retain your copyright and other users get to reuse your work subject to the terms of the license.

Make your PowerPoint Presentation look good on a wide screen projector The other day I attended a meeting where the presenter switched from a PowerPoint slide to demonstrate an application. When he made the switch it was quite obvious the beamer was setup to only display the 4:3 slides to the maximum of the white screen. Since his desktop was in a 16:10 resolution the application was falling off the screen on both sides. Which was quite a distraction.

Licenses/NC - Definition of Free Cultural Works When the Creative Commons project published its first licenses in December 2002, it finally brought a sense of unity to the free culture movement. Instead of having to choose from many scattered licenses, creators now have the option to pick the right license for their work using a simple tool. They only have to answer basic questions like: "Allow commercial uses? Allow modifications?" The tool then recommends one of the licenses developed by the Creative Commons team.

3 Visual Trends Marketers Need to Know About I could drop some cliché in this intro like “A picture is worth a thousand words,” but you don’t care about that. What you might be interested in, however, is if a picture is worth a thousand leads. Or a hundred leads. Or even one lead. In the world of content marketing, almost every blog post has a hero image, and every social post has a thumbnail. webexample Instructional Design refers to the analysis of learning needs and the systemic approach of developing an online course in a manner that facilitates the transfer of knowledge and skills to the learner through the use of a variety of instructional methods, which relate to multiple learning styles, strategies, and preferences. A. Structure 1. Sequence

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