Join the Conversation Libraries & Museums in an Era of Participatory Culture. There are a few ways to add your voice: Twitter: #. Follow posts at these blogs: IMLS Up Next Blog: http://blog.imls.gov/. IMAMuseum Blog: ...
A while back I delivered the opening Keynote for the Michigan State Library’s Beginners Workshop. The conference is focused on library staff who do not have a formal library degree and is an introduction to many issues.
With the latest buzz over Emily Ford's In the Library with the Lead Pipe Blog post “What do we do and why do we do it?” last Wednesday, and Jacob Berg's “BeerBrarian Blog” commentary response “Toward a Unifying Field ...
Andrew K Kirk, Founder of Face The Buzz and Social Media Examiner writer, outlines 4 Social Media Goals Every Business Should Measure, but these can all easily be applied to libraries as well. It’s so important to be aware of how to measure success for marketing and outreach campaigns, especially with regard to social media since use of these tools are often more difficult to justify to stakeholders.
"Most of us turn to the internet when we are looking for resources to use for a presentation, report or article. The internet holds the key to so many robust resources.
"Yet how many of these resources can you legally use for free? How many of them can you adapt?
"That’s where Open Educational Resources (OER) can help. Here’s an infographic from the Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning (at the University of Texas at Austin) that can help."
Can I Use This Image On My Website?The handy flowchart will help you decide.
The handy flowchart style poster should help you decide whether or not you can a particular image on your website. If yes, the poster also suggest way on how you can properly credit the original source of the photograph.
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.