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Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly

Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
This infographic aims to help readers search Google with a few simple yet very impressive and helpful advance search operators.

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Super-useful tool to remind you how to search fast and effectively!

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Jim Doyle's curator insight, December 6, 2013 1:00 AM

Search Google Like A Pro

Sigrid de Kaste's curator insight, December 9, 2013 2:37 AM

Always good to know all about Google...

pulau seribu wisata's curator insight, December 22, 2013 9:44 PM

i like this,,, graphic google, so simple

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How to Spend Only 10 Minutes Per Day on Twitter

How to Spend Only 10 Minutes Per Day on Twitter | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Small businesses don't have time to casually browse Twitter, hoping to generate an audience. They need to maximize their social media time — fast.
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Smart advice on how to make use of Twitter when you don't really like it...

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INFOGRAPHIC: The risk of posting in social networks

INFOGRAPHIC: The risk of posting in social networks | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
INFOGRAPHIC: The risk of posting in social networks. You have the right to remain private. Anything you post can and will be used against you.

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At first glance this looks like it may be over the top exaggeration - but actually, there is some pretty sound advice about stuff you might consider not sharing on social media - even down to the name of your pets...

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Kaitlyn Kaminski's curator insight, March 13, 2014 5:13 PM

Something that students should know.

Dawn Matheson's curator insight, April 30, 2014 10:16 AM

Fascinating and frightening all at the same time ... especially when you think about it in the context of kids, who are less likely to be descreet about their real name, location, and plans.

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BBC World News - Click

BBC World News - Click | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Guide to all the latest gadgets, websites, games and computer industry news.
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A useful BBC programme and website, keeping up to date with latest tech developments - often with a social media slant.

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The Why and How of Using Facebook For Educators – No Need to be Friends At All! | The Edublogger

The Why and How of Using Facebook For Educators – No Need to be Friends At All! | The Edublogger | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
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Fantastically useful and practical guide to all things Facebook for education - sensible precautions, and step-by-step 'how-to' walkthroughs

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The Teacher's Guide to Facebook

The Teacher's Guide to Facebook | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
We spoke with teachers, professors and other education professionals about Facebook best practices.
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An overview for teachers.  The key point? Don't friend your students with your personal account...

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FutureLearn courses mark UK's entry into global online learning race

FutureLearn courses mark UK's entry into global online learning race | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
UK's first homegrown Mooc platform launches with 23 universities offering free online courses to students The launch of the UK's biggest online university venture has the potential to "revolutionise conventional models of formal education" and keep...
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Moocs are headline news in online education - but what about measuring quality of interaction and learning?  How does assessment fit with this?  How does the learning community interact meaningfully, without people getting lost?

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Social media savvy: the universities and academics leading the way

Social media savvy: the universities and academics leading the way | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Dr Ruth Page outlines the benefits and challenges of using social media at work and also shines a spotlight on the academics and universities who excel in this area
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This article examines the benefits and the challenges of social media in education - drawing examples of good practice that you can apply in your own context.

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Surprising Social Media Statistics from 2013 (Infographic)

Surprising Social Media Statistics from 2013 (Infographic) | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it

Over the last several years, the popularity of social media has reached incredible heights—and 2013 was the best year thus far., and many of the mind boggling social media statistics from the past year prove this.

In 2013, 95 percent of Facebook users logged into their accounts daily. One of Facebook’s main competitors, Twitter, reached 231.7 million active users. Google+ wants to get on their levels, and it does add 25,000 new users every day.

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16% of all daily internet time is spent on Facebook - that's a lot of inane chat...

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Dillon Thomas's curator insight, February 1, 2014 9:22 AM

** NOTE --  THIS INFO GRAPHIC IS TO DEMONSTRATE THAT "INFOGRAPHICS" ARE VALUABLE AS THEY ARE SHARED EXPONENTIALLY .. ON ALL MEDIUMS.. GOOGLE+ .. FACEBOOK .. PINTEREST AND MORE ..SO MAKING AN INFOGRAPHIC TO HELP BRAND YOUR PRODUCT .. IMAGE ... OR WHATEVER YOUR GOAL .. IS A WORTHWHILE SPEND OF TIME .. IF IT'S INTERESTING TO TARGETED AUDIENCE AND LOOKS GOOD, EASY TO READ ETC ... YOU COULD HAVE A MULTI SHARED GRAPHIC ON YOUR TOPIC .. WITH YOUR NAME AND BRAND BEHIND IT ... DT  

Joseph Coudray's curator insight, February 1, 2014 1:15 PM

Another intesresting inforgraphic 'cause that's what we like. Vine is really getting popular.

 

Ewa Sulima's curator insight, February 5, 2014 6:12 AM

Interesting facts!

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2013 Tablet Comparison Guide

2013 Tablet Comparison Guide | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Planning on putting a new tablet on your holiday wish list? To help you sort through the gaggle of slates out there, look no further than Gizmag's 2013 Tabl...
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Confused by the array of different Tablets out there - frankly, you should be!  This site provides a comprehensive overview.  Almost too much information, but it gives you an idea of the scope and range...

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What is a MOOC?

Written and Narrated by Dave Cormier Video by Neal Gillis Researchers: Dave Cormier Alexander McAuley George Siemens Bonnie Stewart Created through funding r...
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Well, it does what it says....

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How Many Teachers Use Technology in the Classroom?

How Many Teachers Use Technology in the Classroom? | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Remember the good old days of reading textbooks in school and taking notes from a chalkboard? Yeah, neither do we. PBS Learning Media, in preparation for Digital Learning Day on...
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Useful infograph on social media and education

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Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest

Social media for schools: a guide to Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Using social media in schools doesn't have to be scary, says Matt Britland. Here, he shares his tips for managing school accounts and some examples good practice
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Very practical examples of how to use a range of social media - helpful links to take you to real-life examples.

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Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly

Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
This infographic aims to help readers search Google with a few simple yet very impressive and helpful advance search operators.

Via Lauren Moss
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Super-useful tool to remind you how to search fast and effectively!

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Jim Doyle's curator insight, December 6, 2013 1:00 AM

Search Google Like A Pro

Sigrid de Kaste's curator insight, December 9, 2013 2:37 AM

Always good to know all about Google...

pulau seribu wisata's curator insight, December 22, 2013 9:44 PM

i like this,,, graphic google, so simple

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Social media is more than simply a marketing tool for academic research

Social media is more than simply a marketing tool for academic research | Tools - Social Media | Scoop.it
Online platforms such as Twitter and Pinterest can inform every step of the research process, says Amanda Alampi, enabling academics to become lifelong students (Social Media is more than a marketing tool for academics.
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Making intelligent use of searches, and following key individuals in your field, can provide effective sources of information.  This article provides useful guidance on doing this well.

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