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5 Gut Instincts You Shouldn't Ignore | Care2

5 Gut Instincts You Shouldn't Ignore | Care2 | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
The quirky urge. A funny tingle. That little voice in your head. These are your gut feelings talking. But what are they telling you, and should you listen?
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5 ways to limit distractions when you’re a content writer

5 ways to limit distractions when you’re a content writer | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Distractions can be financially costly and destructive to your career when you’re a content writer. Here are 5 ways to limit them.
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Veterans Affairs Canada (@veteransaffairscanada) • Instagram photos and videos

Veterans Affairs Canada (@veteransaffairscanada) • Instagram photos and videos | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Show us #CanadaRemembers by taking part in our “11 Days of Remembrance” photo-a-day challenge from November 1-11.

Use #CanadaRemembers and tag us in your photos!

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I defy the world and go back to RSS

I defy the world and go back to RSS | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
It may be perverse, but in this age of Facebook (now 2 billion strong) I've decided to rededicate myself to RSS reading.  That's right: old school, Web 2.0 style. Why? A big reason is that Facebook's front page is so, so massively unreliable.  Despite having huge numbers of people that are my friends, clients, and…
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19 Tools to Create Social Media Content : Social Media Examiner

19 Tools to Create Social Media Content : Social Media Examiner | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Are you looking for new ways to create social media content? Discover 19 tools to create and share content on social media.
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The 'exhausting' routine of a YouTube star who makes over $300,000 a year

The 'exhausting' routine of a YouTube star who makes over $300,000 a year | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it

YouTube star Joey Graceffa says that he spends all day on social media — and that it's exhausting.

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Facebook's Latest Update For iPhone Fixes Two Major Battery Drains

Facebook's Latest Update For iPhone Fixes Two Major Battery Drains | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
iOS: If you use Facebook on your iPhone, you’re probably used to terrible battery drains . While we wouldn’t count on this suddenly changing, Facebook is fixing two major problems that were chipping away at your charge.
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Social Media Guide for Web Designing Geniuses

Social Media Guide for Web Designing Geniuses | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it

Socialization has become somewhat of a necessity nowadays. With the advancement in technology and everyone always on-the-go, we need activities to kill time and keep us connected at all times!

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Facebook's new CSO comes out swinging: "Death to Flash!" [POLL]

Facebook's new CSO comes out swinging: "Death to Flash!" [POLL] | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Facebook still uses Flash if you have it, even though it doesn't need to.
But if Facebook's new CSO has his way, that could end. Suddenly!
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Insulting cops online now illegal in Canadian town

Insulting cops online now illegal in Canadian town | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
One Facebook voice cries out in a resounding act of insulting civil disobedience: "Suck it up, buttercup!"
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The Educator's Guide to Twitter (Tools, Tips and Hashtags)

The Educator's Guide to Twitter (Tools, Tips and Hashtags) | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Illustration by Tim Paul If you're an educator, chances are you're interested in using Twitter as a teaching and learning tool. And the good news is, we
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7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Google

7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do With Google | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
 
Let’s face it – Google is the boss. This search engine started out in the 90’s, as an idea to collect endless amount of information on the Web, and it has slowly worked its way into achieving that.
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Explained: the cloud

Explained: the cloud | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
The cloud. What is it? What are the pros and cons, and how can we make it as safe as possible? This post covers the basics.
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Why iPhone Location Services Can Be More Helpful Than You Think

Why iPhone Location Services Can Be More Helpful Than You Think | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
With companies like Facebook finding themselves in hot water over their constant usage of the GPS inside your smartphone, we decided it was time to give you a few extra reasons why location services aren’t nearly as nefarious as they’ve been made out to be in the media.
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Some Pretty Cool Science Is Gonna Happen During The Eclipse

Some Pretty Cool Science Is Gonna Happen During The Eclipse | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
And it’ll be “overwhelmingly majestic” for scientists and nonscientists alike.
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StumbleUpon: A Beginner's Guide

StumbleUpon: A Beginner's Guide | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it

StumbleUpon is a content discovery tool tailored to your interests. It's a great way to drive traffic to your site, but do you know how to navigate it?


Other social media beginner's guides by Mashable: 

 - Reddit: A Beginner's Guide

 - The Beginner's Guide to LinkedIn

 - Google+ Communities: A Beginner's Guide

 - The Beginner's Guide to Twitter

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Useful Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet, 2017 Edition

Useful Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet, 2017 Edition | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
There are more ways than ever to get your photography noticed online—from photo sharing platforms like Instagram to online resume site LinkedIn. If you int
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MEET THE YOUTUBE MILLIONAIRES: These are the highest-paid YouTube stars of 2015

MEET THE YOUTUBE MILLIONAIRES: These are the highest-paid YouTube stars of 2015 | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
These 10 YouTubers are making more money than anyone else on the platform.
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Are You Prepared For The Future Of Social Learning?

Are You Prepared For The Future Of Social Learning? | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it

"With the Internet exploding with information resources and tools for learning, teachers can be facilitators of information with a greater emphasis on explanation and critical thinking as opposed to the dissemination source. Formal learning systems have in some cases been slower to adopt this model, rightfully concerned with accuracy of material and consistency; yet with ever increasing numbers of individuals accessing information in learning environments, the necessity of these formal systems to adopt technological change is very clear."


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Ana Paula Sena de Almeida's curator insight, November 16, 2015 8:00 AM

Aos queridos professores.

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Are You Prepared For The Future Of #SocialLearning? | @scoopit via @plevy http://sco.lt/... #socialmedia #LMS 

 

 

Tony Guzman's curator insight, November 18, 2015 11:52 AM

This article poses the question: Are you ready for having social learning be the norm in the classroom of the future?

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Twitter’s Periscope App is Simply Awesome!!!

Twitter’s Periscope App is Simply Awesome!!! | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
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A Twitter account is required to log in. Looks interesting. 

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Twitter launches a new Safety Center to help you learn how to handle harassment

Twitter launches a new Safety Center to help you learn how to handle harassment | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Twitter has been making a few changes recently to help make its users a bit safer from harassment, and today it’s launching a new Safety Center so you can learn how to best handle misbehaving users.
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Clarkson, Hammond & May Live | Top Gear Live 2015 Arena Tour

Clarkson, Hammond & May Live | Top Gear Live 2015 Arena Tour | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Clarkson, Hammond & May Live (formerly Top Gear Live).
A live action motoring theatre show, featuring stunts, flames, supercars and presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May.
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10 LinkedIn Profile Mistakes That eLearning Professionals Should Avoid

10 LinkedIn Profile Mistakes That eLearning Professionals Should Avoid | Social Media 101 | Scoop.it
Wondering about the 10 LinkedIn Profile Mistakes You Should Avoid? Check the 10 LinkedIn Profile Mistakes That eLearning Professionals Should Avoid.

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