Smashing Infographic from the talented people at http://infographiclabs.com There are noew over 135 million people on LinkedIn it is the world's best known and most widely used professional social network.
The British monarchy is steeped in history, tradition - and cost. The money the monarchy surrenders back to the government (from the Crown Estate) makes up for these costs, but the figures are significant.
On visiting the Facebook announcement of its CEO's wedding, I was served ads for insurance and heart attack prevention. Slightly inappropriate? Read this blog post by Chris Matyszczyk on Technically Incorrect.
Giuseppe Mauriello: Learnist is a new site (still in beta) that aims to be like Pinterest but for sharing learning resources.
On Learnist you can create pinboards of materials organized around a topic.
You can pin images, videos, and text to your boards by using the Leanist bookmarklet, by manually entering the URL of a resource, or by uploading materials to your boards.
From article by Mashable:
"Grockit's latest product re-configures online content such as YouTube videos, Wikipedia entries and ebooks into ordered lesson plans.
Unlike Pinterest, however, creators suggest a path in which to consume each content component. Users can check off each component as they go or “re-add” it to one of their own learnings.
Grockit founder Farbood Nivi argues that expert curation helps avoid the misinformation, hacked-together how-to articles and other useless content one must weed through in a typical Google search. It also provides a clear learning path and eventually, he hopes, will include some form of assessment..."
Now it may have just been overlooked in the article but despite giving a good detailed overview with regard the experience Peter the business owner has not outlined what his strategy was for his campaign...