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5 Reasons We Use Social Media [Infographic]

5 Reasons We Use Social Media [Infographic] | SM |
There are many reasons we use social media. From the basic to the more advanced, the tool is simply ubiquitous and addictive. This infographic sheds some light for us all.

Via Gust MEES, ABroaderView
Deborah Spector's curator insight, March 20, 2013 8:15 AM

Nonprofits can take advantage of the prevelance of social media to connect with stakeholders. No question that social media is influential, powerful and here to stay!

Latisha Poulard's curator insight, March 21, 2013 10:46 PM

You see why if you don't have an online presence then you are part of a dying breed...

Irma Gallardo's curator insight, April 11, 2013 12:19 PM

¿Qué usamos y cuántos lo usamos?

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Content Curation - Best Practices | E-Learning Council

Content Curation - Best Practices | E-Learning Council | SM |

Content Curation - Best Practices


Content curation has become a hot topic in 2012.


Corrine Weisgerber, an associate professor at St. Edwards University, has an excellent presentation on content curation.


She differentiates content curation from content aggregation--content aggregation can be automated but content curation requires the human touch for finding, evaluating and contextualizing information.


Gust MEES: Corinne is from Luxembourg (Europe), my country, don't know Luxembourg? Check out my curation about Luxembourg here:

Via Gust MEES, Paul Westeneng, Jose H. Flores
Jenny Pesina's comment, January 12, 2012 4:28 PM
Great find, Gust - Corrine makes some great points on giving your own opinion on what you find and establishing a PLN. Really enjoyed this one, thanks!
Gust MEES's comment, January 12, 2012 5:39 PM

Thanks Jenny, much appreciated your comment :)