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How Does Google Make Money? A Breakdown of its Revenue Sources Google has a great revenue-making strategy.
Before creating any form of advertisement, you need to remember some essential details in order to make it an effective one. In an infographic by Yume, it shows some of the most details one must remember before creating an ad.
- It’s not the size, it’s how you make use of the space- Television (still) is the platform where people consumer media the most
1. Surround yourself with people who are smarter than you and move out of their way.If you feel like you know everything, you’re wrong.
Educational Technology Guy. Free resources for teachers, educational ideas and tips, educational topics, Personal Learning Networks, Project Based Learning, Google, Evernote, Discovery Education and more.
What Are the Hottest Soft Drink Brands in Social Media? ...
Infographic credit: Ivan Cash Infographics are everywhere!
A few months ago Educational Technology and Mobile Learning posted a detailed guide on how Teachers can Use Blogging in Education. We are glad this post has received a wide interaction from...
""Blogging is about writing and reading, NOT about a technology platform." A key part of this infographic is its section on commenting -- a skill that is not innate to students (or anyone, for that matter).
Beautiful infographic; powerful message
My Beginner ESL students have started blogging everyday and it has been a huge success! They are enjoying it so much that they are improving their writing skills without realizing it. Blogging is good for all!
"Today, I am running a workshop about using mind mapping and brainstorming tools to help students meet some of the Common Core standards in English Language Arts. Below are some of the tools that we will be using today..."
Great as a studying strategy for students.
Common Curriculum is a new online lesson planning resource that aims to help you align your lessons to Common Core standards. In Common Curriculum you can enter your courses and write your lesson plans. After you enter a lesson plan into your Common Curriculum planner you can click "search for standard" to have Common Curriculum search for Common Core standards that might match your lesson plan. The more text that you include in your lesson plan the more likely Common Curriculum is to find Common Core standards that match your lesson plans.
Freepik helps you to find free photos, ilustrations, PSD and vectors for using in websites, banners, presentations, magazines and advertising.
10 EdTech Incubators Aiming To Change Education Forever...
Debunking charisma as being purely innate or magical, Olivia Fox Cabane reveals how specific behaviors of presence, power and warmth can help individuals to develop their personal charisma.
Branding is important for every business. A study of the world’s top 100 brands (determined by brand value) analyzed each brand’s logo and found the following in this infographic created with Marketo.
Studies have shown that a product’s color influences 60 to 80 percent of a customer’s purchasing decision, meaning color can make or break a product.
Color is the first thing a consumer will notice about your logo.
What do the brand colors mean?
Red – Red evokes a passionate and visceral response. Popular brands with red logos are Coca-cola, Shell, Xerox, Canon, Lego, Toyota, Oracle, TESCO.Purple – Sophisticated yet mysterious. Popular brands with purple logos are FedEx and Yahoo!Blue – Most popular choice for a brand color. Social networking giants are dominantly colored with blue like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.Green – Synonymous to calm, freshness and health. Popular brands with green logos are Starbucks and TicTac.Yellow – Communicates hope and optimism. Popular brands with yellow logos are Ferrari, Cat, DHL and Good Year.Brown – Speaks of earthly simplicity as well as strength and durability. Popular brands with brown logo is Louis Vuitton.Black – Used by companies to boast classic sophistication. Popular brands that use the color black for their logos are Apple, IBM, Microsoft, L’Oreal, Zara.
Full graphic here: http://ijustdid.org/2012/07/what-do-brand-colors-mean
92 percent of employers and recruiters use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and most importantly, LinkedIn.
It is therefore important to make a good impression when you’re being looked at on your social profiles. Below are some of the things that recruiters are likely to react negatively to:
47% – Picturees of alcohol consumption78% – References to doing illegal drugs66% – Posts/tweets of a sexual nature61% – Profanity in posts/tweets54% – Spelling/grammar errors in posts/tweets
Technology's great, but it can distract us to the point where productivity suffers. Here's how to minimize the disruptions.
Desks, Language Labs, Computers, Homework, Standardized Tests in College Admissions . . . .
You can use your iPad to give a great presentation for your colleagues, employees or anyone with Prezi Viewer. The viewer is part of a larger software you can use to make free flowing power point presentations. Long gone are the old powerpoints that can bore the conference room...
From official website, here are some features:
- Get detailed and visual analytics on anyone's tweets, retweets, replies, mentions, hashtags...;- Browse, search, filter and get insights on the people you follow and those who follow you;- Monitor your interactions with fellow users of Twitter: mentions, retweets, favorites...;- Backup/export any user's tweets to an Excel spreadsheet in just one click;- Monitor tweets from your favorite users, lists and keyword searches;- Find out easily those you follow but don't follow you back;- Easily add & remove people you follow to your lists;- Get the list of the followers you don't follow back;- Add and remove people in batch to your lists;- Browse, search, filter and sort your lists;- Track clicks on the links in your tweets;And much more..."
Try out it here: http://twitonomy.com
I heart Twitter. If you haven’t yet, follow @edudemic to keep up with what we’re doing, working on, and seeing (like last night’s tech event with GDGT in downtown Boston!). Twitter has become a massive hit in education and it’s too big to ignore. So that’s why we helped assemble the 2012 A-Z Guide To Twitter Hashtags. It’s been an invaluable resource for educators around the world.
Digital media and internet are transforming the way our kids socialize and play; they are even changing the way they learn and participate civically. Many believe that this shift could...
Create Online Polls in Seconds with Polls.io http://t.co/hFEzOtR1 #edtech #edchat...
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Who doesn't love an infographic? They're pretty. They're educational. They're shareable. And they've played a powerful role in the visual content revolution we've seen take hold recently.
So what's the limiting factor stopping many people from jumping on board the infographic bandwagon? Design. More specifically, how on earth do you create a flipping infographic?
With PowerPoint! . .
add your insight...