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Since When Are Blogs Not Social Media? | Copyblogger

Since When Are Blogs Not Social Media? | Copyblogger | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

If you think social media is a completely different animal from blogging and content publication, we'd like to offer another view: Since When Are Blogs Not Social Media?

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The Digital Writer's Guide to Social Media

The Digital Writer's Guide to Social Media | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
The Digital Writer, Sean Platt, walks you step-by-step through the social media process.
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State of the Blogosphere 2011: Introduction and Methodology

State of the Blogosphere 2011: Introduction and Methodology | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

"Welcome to Technorati's State of the Blogosphere 2011 report. Since 2004, our annual study has followed growth and trends in the blogosphere. This year's topics include: blogging and social media, bloggers and traditional media, traffic and analysis, brands and marketing in the blogosphere, bloggers' motivations and consequences, monetization, and changes within the blogosphere over 2011."

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How to set up a classroom blog: 10 Essential Steps

How to set up a classroom blog: 10 Essential Steps | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Running a blog with your students is about as far from a traditional teaching method as you can get, and chances are nobody taught you how to do it. That's why teachers who blog with students are u...
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10 Social Media Tips for Bloggers

10 Social Media Tips for Bloggers | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Bloggers are turning to social media with record results, using key social networks to promote their brand and ultimately get more clicks.
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Web 2.0 Tools to Embed | Integrating Technology in the Primary Classroom

Web 2.0 Tools to Embed | Integrating Technology in the Primary Classroom | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

When I first started blogging with my class I simply used text and photos. Here is a collection of some Web 2.0 tools that you can embed into blog posts.

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Blake Mead's curator insight, October 17, 2014 11:56 AM

Not only can web 2.0 tools help at schools but in every ones work life. Presentations in the office will be much easier.

Kaitlyn Helmuth's curator insight, March 9, 2015 9:39 AM

This shows how to make blogs more interesting than just text and images. 

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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Be A Blogger

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Be A Blogger | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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The power of blogs and the perils of email - ICT in Education

The power of blogs and the perils of email -  ICT in Education | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

I originally wrote this article on 13th April 2009. Although the story that inspired it is no longer news (although the problem it relates to, about losing data, hasn’t gone away), I think that the interplay and rivalry between “mainstream media” and blogging is still interesting.

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12 Most Imperative Must-dos for the Serious Blogger |

12 Most Imperative Must-dos for the Serious Blogger | | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Jay Baer dishes out the 12 Most Imperative Must-dos for the Serious Blogger. Found some very interesting links with some helpful tips & tricks.

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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: FInd The New and Best Web 2.0 Tools To Use with Go2Web20...

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: FInd The New and Best Web 2.0 Tools To Use with Go2Web20... | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

As someone who blogs about Web 2.0 and all the tools associated with this movement I always have my interest piqued when I am able to find a site that has all these resources in one place for me to review.

Go2Web20 is a site that I have known about for a while now that I check out on a regular basis to see what is new an hip out there in the world of Web 2.0. The site is slick in its design and very easy to use. You can sort by the recently added Apps and sites or can narrow your search by using the tags.

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Parker Winslow's curator insight, October 17, 2014 11:49 AM

this talks about a great design for the site and how there are many years that have gone by where this tool is still slick

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Social Media: Be strategic with your blog homepage to draw in readers | Social Motive

Social Media: Be strategic with your blog homepage to draw in readers | Social Motive | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Google’s Blogger gets new look and new features

Google’s Blogger gets new look and new features | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Blogger has announced a big overhaul to its user interface, introducing a number of new features in the process.
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Digital Leader Network » Collaborative blogging between schools

Digital Leader Network » Collaborative blogging between schools | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Hello! We’re the DWJS Wiki Team;we lead the DWJS Wiki (dwjs.wikispaces.com) in updating and expanding our informative website.

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Expert Interview with Mike Stelzner from Social Media Examiner - Salesforce.com UK

Expert Interview with Mike Stelzner from Social Media Examiner - Salesforce.com UK | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Michael Stelzner is the founder and CEO of Social Media Examiner. In just over 2 years Mike has grown the site to over 450,000 monthly visits and one of the top 6 marketing blogs in Ad Age.
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20 Top Social Media WordPress Themes

20 Top Social Media WordPress Themes | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
There seem to be millions of WordPress themes floating around the web, however not all of them have social media integration.
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Ten Keys to Building a Regular Blog Readership

Ten Keys to Building a Regular Blog Readership | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
If done right, a blog is the perfect place to learn interesting things in an entertaining way. Read on for 10 tips on writing a blog that people will want to read regularly.
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State of the Blogosphere 2011: Part 1

State of the Blogosphere 2011: Part 1 | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Welcome to Technorati's State of the Blogosphere 2011 report. Since 2004, our annual study has followed growth and trends in the blogosphere.

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26 Tips for Writing Great Blog Posts

26 Tips for Writing Great Blog Posts | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
Do you blog? Feel like you're trying to reinvent the wheel time and again?
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Web 2.0 in the Classroom: Using Blogs to Promote Authentic Learning in the Classroom

Web 2.0 in the Classroom: Using Blogs to Promote Authentic Learning in the Classroom | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Great links for teachers.

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34 Ways to Raise Blog Readership Without Social Media | Heidi Cohen

34 Ways to Raise Blog Readership Without Social Media | Heidi Cohen | The 21st Century | Scoop.it
What marketer isn’t looking to expand his reader base? Most bloggers just concentrate their audience building efforts on social media.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Try Posterous Spaces for Private Classroom Blogging

Free Technology for Teachers: Try Posterous Spaces for Private Classroom Blogging | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

A private space can only be viewed by those people you specify in your administration panel. Likewise, you can control who can and cannot comment on your blog's posts. You can maintain a mixture of private and public spaces within one Posterous Spaces account.

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25 Top Social Media for Social Good Blogs

25 Top Social Media for Social Good Blogs | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

Values-driven organizations – nonprofits, social enterprises and socially responsible small businesses – face a special challenge: balancing social good and mission with revenue generation.

Ventureneer has put together a list of the 25 Top Social Media for Social Good Blogs, those blogs that “get” the challenge of mission and/or provide useful information about social media. We hope this resource will encourage and guide values-driven organizations as they expand their use of social media.

 

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Mobile Web Blogs - The Next BIG Thing in the Blogging World | Social Media a la Carte

Mobile Web Blogs - The Next BIG Thing in the Blogging World | Social Media a la Carte | The 21st Century | Scoop.it

It is extremely easy and quick to share Mobile blogs among family, friends and customers. You can publish a mobile web log in the form of an image, text or video as well. There are many advantages of mobile blog when compared to a normal blog. You may not be able to access a normal blog on the go and it won’t be easy to update with what you see and do. It would be difficult to share it with your friends and they may need a desktop/laptop and Internet connection to access your blog.

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