EXPECTATIONS?Why are you here?What do you hope to take away from these two days?
COURSE GOALSDefining and Discussing the Culture of Social MediaLearning the Six Types of Social MediaFamiliarizing with Major Social Media Platforms and ProductsDiscussing Positive Uses of Social Media ToolsLearning from Each Other and Having Fun!
DAY 1 DAY 2 HANDS ON Definitions Twitter What’s the Big Deal? Facebook 6 Types of Social Google+ Media Tumblr Social Bookmarking Pintrest Blogging Instagram Wikipedia LinkedIn Media Sharing Final Thoughts Podcasts
SOCIAL MEDIA Social Media The Term for Sites, Applications and Platforms that Encourage Participation through Connection, Sharing, an d Modification
SOCIAL MEDIA AND YOU Or Martha? Are you Mary? Or Lazarus?
WHEN I HEAR THE WORDS “SOCIALMEDIA,” I FEEL/THINK…
Like Me on Facebook! News SpeakersWHERE DOES SOCIAL MEDIA GET SUCH A BAD REPUTATION? Ignorant Facts
SOCIAL MEDIA IS NEITHER GOOD NORBAD…IT JUST IS …for there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so. Hamlet, Act II scn ii
THE CHURCH IS NOT OPPOSED TOSOCIAL MEDIA! The world of digital communication, with its almost limitless expressive use social media to The Church can capacity, makes us appreciate dialogue, and encourage respect, all the honest relationships—in other more Saint Paul’s exclamation: “Woe to me if I words, “true friendship” To do so do not preach the Gospel” requires us to approach social media as powerful means of evangelization and to consider the Church’s role in providing a Christian perspective on digital literacy. Social Media Guidelines, USCCB
THE GOOD AND THE BAD OF IT Problems With Benefits of Social Social Media MediaTime ConnectionsPrivacy InformationInappropriate Expression Contact
#1 Rule for Internet SafetyTHEINTERNET ISPUBLICSPACE!
6 TYPES OF SOCIAL MEDIAThere’s more than Facebook?
1. SOCIAL NETWORKSSites which allow users to post information, andinteract with other users
2. SOCIAL BOOKMARKINGSites which allow you to save and tagbookmarks for sharing
3. MEDIA SHARINGSites which allow the user to post and sharevideos, pictures, and other media and allowothers to comment.
4. WIKISSites which allow multiple users to add andmodify content
5. MICROBLOGGINGSites which allow users to post quick updates ofactivities or links to other material
6. BLOGS AND FORUMSSites which allow users to post material, topicsor questions, and allow others to writecomments.
SOCIAL BOOKMARKING Sites that allow you to collect, organize, and share your Internet Bookmarks Browser Toolbar buttons available for easy collection Audience: Everyone Participation: Limited By creating Tags for sites, you can organize a group of related sites and share them with a single web address (www.delicious.com/gdhuyvetter/socialmedia) Searching the site for topics can yield other related sites Get started: www.delicious.com www.diigo.com
BLOGS (SHORT FOR WEBLOGS)Web sites, usually organized around a single theme, where a single author writes a series of articles allowing for commentary and discussion.Audience: EveryoneParticipation: LimitedIn order to create a blog, you need a website (paid or fee) blogging software an idea.Get Started: www.blogger.com or www.wordpress.com
TIPS FOR BLOGGERSWrite regularly, but not if you have nothing to sayArticles should be limited to 3-5 paragraphsAdvertise new blog posts on other social mediaSet up blog so commenters need to log in.Moderate commentsRead comments and participate
WIKIS, AND THE MIRACLE OFWIKIPEDIACollaborative site, allowing many authors to contribute and edit.Audience: Limited Participation LimitedGet Started: www.wikispaces.comA Brief History of Wikipedia
MEDIA SHARING SITES Allow you to store, share, and allow comment on pictures, videos, PowerPoints, and other media Account required, usually free for most use Audience: Limited Participation: Limited Note sharing and comment options Great for making your material available without sending huge emails. Get Started www.youtube.com, www.flickr.com, www.slideshar e.com
IMAGE CREDITS Progress http://www.flickr.com/photos/12836528@N00/3191664147 Scorned http://www.flickr.com/photos/97328945@N00/4838926 Tyler Perry in the Star Trek movie http://www.flickr.com/photos/34601587@N00/3481595195 Jump on the social media bandwagon http://www.flickr.com/photos/73532212@N00/2945559128 Mary Martha Jesus Mormon http://www.flickr.com/photos/53130433@N08/5135434065 http://www.ncregister.com/blog/simcha-fisher/twofer-costumes-for-the-conflicted-catholic-family Frankenstein http://www.flickr.com/photos/89093669@N00/1538953234 hamlet http://www.flickr.com/photos/25188011@N00/3101392028 Black Sheep vs White sheep http://www.flickr.com/photos/69702169@N05/6338281766 : Social Media Landscape http://www.flickr.com/photos/10883933@N07/3677282034 ART NOUVEAU BOOKMARK! http://www.flickr.com/photos/30223382@N06/3832515737