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Infographic: Social Networkers Say They're Overwhelmed - Marketing Technology Blog

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I know I am. I simply can’t keep up with all the conversations I’m balancing across all of my social networks.
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3 Ways Social Media Can Improve School Culture - The Principal of Change

3 Ways Social Media Can Improve School Culture - The Principal of Change | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
I was having a great conversation the other day with a good friend, and she was sharing how many boards aren’t really worried about “social media” because they are needing to actually focus on improving their culture first.  I thought a lot about what she said, and to be honest, if you cannot have conversations with people in your own organization, Twitter is going to be the last thing in your mind.  That being said, I have seen a lot of school organizations use social media to actually improve their culture significantly.  It is not the only way, but if used in powerful ways, it definitely can have an overall impact on your school or district.

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Lets be part of the conversation, social media is where it's at. 

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3 Minute Teaching With Technology Tutorials | Emerging Education Technologies | Kelly Walsh

3 Minute Teaching With Technology Tutorials | Emerging Education Technologies | Kelly Walsh | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it

Check out these great, brief videos that offer quick introductions to getting started with numerous different tech tools and resources for teaching and learning.


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This looks really good! 

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What & Why People Share On Social Media (Infographic)

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“ The social media landscape is changing. Or, in other words, it’s like the polar icecaps of Facebook are melting, and in the runoff we’re excavating cavernous content mills, stalagmites of rampant…”
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The landscape is changing. A great info graphic that shows you how.
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Whittaker Live: What Makes A Good Blog? Twelve Tips for Library Bloggers

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Students Are The New Digital Influencers

Students Are The New Digital Influencers | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
It was June. My eighth grade classroom was sweltering with the early summer heat and 32 anxious students ready to bolt through the doors towards graduation. But we weren’t discussing the graduation...

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It is really important to teach students the skill of using social media correctly. 

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shawn pomatto's curator insight, August 4, 11:57 PM

the wave of technology is upon us! 

Jan MacWatters's curator insight, August 5, 6:31 AM

Good information on how students  are using the available technologies.

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Editor's Column: 5 ways libraries are using Instagram

Editor's Column: 5 ways libraries are using Instagram | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Alongside universities, libraries and librarians are now using social media platforms to connect with users in a range of exciting and innovating ways. The latest platform that libraries are experimenting with is Instagram, which allows users to take photos on their smart phones, apply exciting filters and add hashtags, and then share these images online with their followers. Amy Mollett and Anthony McDonnell investigate how libraries are making the most of this visually-engaging platform.

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Instagram is not something I use at the moment but this piece maybe explains how I can. Interesting. 

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SLS Guernsey's curator insight, July 27, 8:59 AM

This looks great!

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Getting Smart on Social Media SMART BUNDLE | EDUcation

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Getting Smart on Social Media SMART BUNDLE

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This is really interesting if you are about to dip your toe into the social media world. A great place to start. Will be sharing this with someone I know very soon. 

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Paul's curator insight, July 25, 9:24 AM

Good summer reading! 

Shari Hudgeons's curator insight, July 25, 11:00 AM

This is a great way to introduce yourself to social media ideas.

Susan Wegmann's curator insight, July 25, 2:00 PM

Great basic info about Twitter, LinkedIn, FB, etc.

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The Way We C It – 5 Infographics To Help Improve Your Social Media Strategy

The Way We C It – 5 Infographics To Help Improve Your Social Media Strategy | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it

We love visual content. In an ever-changing world of digital marketing, visual content can help provide a look into quick tips and tricks around engaging topics in one colorful and compact package.

 

With this in mind, what’s better than an infographic?

 

There are many varieties of infographics available that surround the topics of Digital Marketing and Social Media. To help sort through the volume, we’ve picked out five infographics your brand can use for developing and improving your content strategy....


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Using social media to promote your brand is very important whether you are a business, school or library it is still important to make an impact. What is your strategy? 

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, July 12, 2:42 AM

This is a must-read collection of social marketing research and data for marketing, PR and content pros.

massimo scalzo's curator insight, July 13, 5:01 AM

5 Infographics for...the CONTENT STRATEGY !

Margaret McKinley's curator insight, July 16, 9:25 AM

This has a great simple summary of current social reach and preferences

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3 Minute Teaching With Tech Tutorial – Using TedEd for Flipped or Blended Learning Lessons

3 Minute Teaching With Tech Tutorial – Using TedEd for Flipped or Blended Learning Lessons | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Learn how Easy it is to Turn a Video into an Online Lesson for any Class With TedEd's free tool. Would you like to be able to build a quick lesson around an

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Love some of these ideas. We used Skype to talk to students in Alderney this year after setting up a Skype session with @Pippa Davies @PippaDavies  Last year. the children found it really good fun. 

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, June 24, 9:03 PM

Thanks for sharing Elizabeth!  Great easy teaching tool using TedEd's free teaching tools.

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Social Media Literacy: The Five Key Concepts

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Online digital technology has empowered users in ways that were unimaginable twenty years ago. Social media sites have given us the ability to reach a global audience, and have increased the averag
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This is a really interesting post about what we share on social media. how do we want to be seen and how we can influence people. A good one to show students as it is really well written. 

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How to Promote Your Blog Content to Get 1,000 Social Media Shares | Infographic

How to Promote Your Blog Content to Get 1,000 Social Media Shares | Infographic | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Do you want to promote your blog post to more readers? Creating quality content is important but it's more important to make sure your content gets seen. The folks at Canva and RazorSocial have created an infographic loaded with tools and tips that will help you achieve 1,000 social shares for your every blog post.

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Eduardo Area Sacristan's curator insight, August 16, 7:00 AM

¿Quieres promocionar tu blog a más lectores? Crear contenido de calidad es importante, pero es más importante asegurarse de que su contenido se ve. La gente de Canva y RazorSocial han creado una infografía cargada con herramientas y consejos que le ayudarán a alcanzar 1.000 acciones sociales para cada entrada del blog.

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How to Leverage Social Media to Get Hired in a Skills Based Economy

How to Leverage Social Media to Get Hired in a Skills Based Economy | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
The line between academic and corporate training is blurring and “skills” are top of mind for hiring companies.
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Social media presence is important to new employers. Time to make sure you are doing it well. 

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The 2014 CMO's Guide To The Social Landscape

The 2014 CMO's Guide To The Social Landscape | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, March 23, 5:12 PM

Comprehensive info graphic on what's popular in social media.

GwynethJones's curator insight, April 5, 1:20 PM

This is a lot of reading.....but it's interesting!

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Things 21st Century Teachers Should Be Able to Do ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Things 21st Century Teachers Should Be Able to Do ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Today as I was wading through my bookmarks I came across this resource which I have saved awhile ago. This is a chart featuring what its author called 21 things every 21st century teacher should do this year. This chart is created by Sean Junkins based on a blog post by Carl Hooker. I went through the ideas suggested here and thought of providing you with some good web tools to apply to some of these ideas. The tools I am sharing are based on posts I have published in this blog.

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A lot of this is social media and I think its great. I love the idea of setting yourself a goal to try and achieve all of this next year. I wonder how many I will have persuaded teachers to use by the end of next year. 

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, November 29, 7:33 AM

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21 Tech Products That Teens Love

21 Tech Products That Teens Love | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
“From Justin Bieber to the Khan Academy.”
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A great list to keep up to date with what teenagers are using.
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Nurses and Technology: 4 Tips for Effective Use of Social Media - Nurturing Your Nursing Career

Nurses and Technology: 4 Tips for Effective Use of Social Media - Nurturing Your Nursing Career | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it

Let's face it: social media has pervaded our world, and it can't be ignored. Some people see social media as a trivial waste of time, but it can be an important communication tool if used effectively. In the healthcare world, nurses can use social media to connect with other nurses, to learn more about various patient illnesses and what it's like to live with those illnesses, to engage in meaningful healthcare conversations, and to discuss trends in healthcare.

 

An article published in the February 2014 issue of Johnson & Johnson'sNursing Notes lists several tips for nurses to follow as they share knowledge and engage in meaningful healthcare conversations via social media. The top four tips are as follows:

Keep it professional. Nurses should maintain a professional persona and tone when engaging in social media communication related to their nursing careers. This includes refraining from dispensing any specific or personal medical advice or nursing diagnoses.
 Consider everything to be public. It's important for nurses to keep in mind the public nature of all social media sites. Even when conversing on a private forum, nurses should assume that anything they post can be seen by anyone. Thus, just like in face-to-face conversations, nurses must abide by rules and policies related to patient confidentiality and privacy.
 Listen. As mentioned previously, social media sites allow nurses to engage in meaningful conversations related to healthcare issues and trends. However, nurses should be sure to fully observe and understand all discussions before adding to them. Nurses should not broadcast unwarranted medical thoughts and opinions just because they can.
 Speak up! When used effectively, social media can help nurses position themselves as meaningful leaders and advocates in the healthcare industry. The nursing voice is an important part of any healthcare conversation, and it can have a powerful impact when inserted appropriately.

For additional information on the use of social media as it relates to nursing, take a look at the American Nurses Association's Social Networking Principles Toolkit. To engage in conversations related to nursing education, visit The College Network'sFacebook and Twitter pages. Also, stay tuned for part two of this "Nurses and Technology" series to learn about the use of other new technology in the healthcare setting.


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It is good to see that other professionals are finding how to useful social media can be. 

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DOs and DON'Ts of Social Media Pictures

DOs and DON'Ts of Social Media Pictures | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Are you getting the most out of your social media profiles? Our guide to social media pictures will detail how to best tell your brand's story visually.
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A beginners guide to setting up a Wordpress class blog, written with @Edutronic_Net -

A beginners guide to setting up a Wordpress class blog, written with @Edutronic_Net - | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
How and why should your classes blog? I’m going to start this post by pointing out that I am not an expert, but this is what I did to start my class blogging last year and it worked really well. The advantages of getting your class blogging are well documented, and apply across the age …
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Love that class blogging is made to sound so easy. Nicely explained! 

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The Dashboards, playlists and PLE creation tools Collection by Joyce Valenza

The Dashboards, playlists and PLE creation tools Collection by Joyce Valenza | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
A collection of education technology by Joyce Valenza

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A great list! Thanks Joyce! 

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, July 26, 9:03 PM

Tools to support curation. Easy page to use, from EdShelf. Thank you Joyce!

Deborah Welsh's curator insight, July 26, 9:05 PM

Tools to support curation. Easy page to use, from EdShelf. Thank you Joyce!

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School-Wide Twitter Chats

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New Zealand schools explore the learning potential of social media with weekly education-based Twitter chats for students.
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Love this idea!

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SLS Guernsey's curator insight, July 12, 5:16 PM

Social media is part of information literacy. 

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How Much Data Is Generated On Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Tinder & WhatsApp Every Minute? | AllTwitter

How Much Data Is Generated On Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Tinder & WhatsApp Every Minute? | AllTwitter | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it

Here’s the thing: the internet never sleeps.

 

Which means data never sleeps, and the internet sure likes to use up a lot of it. How much? In any given minute, 277,000 tweets are published on Twitter, 216,000 photos are sent to Instagram and 8,333 videos are shared on Vine.

 

And we’re just getting started. Over that same 60 second period, 347,222 photos are sent on WhatsApp, 416,667 swipes are made on Tinder and 3,472 images are pinned on Pinterest.

 

And if you think that’s impressive, Google receives 4 millions search queries, Facebook users share 2.46 million pieces of content and 204 million email messages are sent each and every minute of the day.

 

This visual from DOMO looks at how much data is generated every minute across the net....


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Moons Lucien's curator insight, July 4, 3:18 AM

Imagine the impact  on your business!! connecting your #print production to one of these web platforms? Millions of #prints :-))

to connect the value for the consumer to your #print #Rebootmoments workshop has develop 4 tools very easy to implement with your innovation marketing team,  that helps connecting these web technology with print. The June workshop in Stuttgard  Germany the  6 #printing companies  participating did exactly that: Innovate their business model with a #gamification solution and a #clickpaper

BI Media Specialists's curator insight, July 4, 9:01 AM

Wow! This is mind boggling. 

Victor Juarez's curator insight, July 7, 6:47 PM

¿Quién dice que las RRSS no tienen alcance?

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Should Schools Teach Social Media Skills?

Should Schools Teach Social Media Skills? | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Taking selfies at funerals. Tagging pictures of teens drinking alcohol at parties. Kids (and adults for that matter) post a lot of silly stuff online -- and although most of it is chatter, some of what might seem harmless leads to tragic consequences. But is it the job of schools to teach kids the dos and don'ts of social media?

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I definitely think that schools need to teach social media skills. It goes hand in hand with good research skills and information literacy. It should not be an add on it should be part of it. 

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GwynethJones's curator insight, June 7, 10:51 AM

Is it the job of schools to teach kids the dos and don’ts of social media?


Does it take a village to raise a digital kid?

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, June 7, 12:19 PM

It is a combined effort requiring communication between parents, educators, and students. I found that the digital technology charge was often led by those who were not in classrooms and who rarely engaged parents in meaningful and open conversations. Social media is not one more thing to be dumped on classroom teachers. It takes a joint effort.

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50 Ways To Empower Students In A Connected World

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50 Ways To Empower Students In A Connected World

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Some great ideas. 

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Deborah Welsh's curator insight, June 3, 12:24 AM

Letting go control and giving students time - and a voice. I'm a convert to blogging. You can't listen to all your students at the same time in a class, but they can all have a voice in a blog, or in digital storytelling, or Edmodo, or any way they choose.

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Social Media Curation Is Not Just Sharing Bookmarks: An Introductory Guide [Video]

Video from Curation Module of Social Media for Active Learning Course. http://meme.coe.fsu.edu/smooc #SMOOC2014

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If you are looking for an explanation of what content curation is then this is a good place to start. 

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TeresaSiluar's curator insight, April 17, 4:09 AM

Interesante video (en inglés) sobre  el proceso y posibilidades de la curación de contenidos en Redes Sociales

Nicoletta Gay's curator insight, April 22, 6:15 AM

If you share your bookmarks with someone else, would they be able to make sense of them?

Social media curation: organized and purposeful collecting and sharing of annotated, online content 

Pankaj Jindal's curator insight, May 12, 8:44 AM

Test 6

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Social Media and the Workplace | Common Craft

Social Media and the Workplace | Common Craft | Social media don't be overwhelmed! | Scoop.it
Como o Social Media pode ajudar a gerir uma crise.
@CommonCraft: http://t.co/ctMehXYQl6

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Nice on Pippa! Thanks for sharing. 

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 22, 9:32 PM
Understanding the importance of social media in the workplace, and how it can help build trust and relationship, is vital in the 21st century. This video explains the benefits of social media within any organization including schools.