Office hours – Monday 3 – 5 (virtual office) and by appointment. If you see my green indicator on in Gmail please send me a chat. Email is good – I am striving for a 24 hour turn around on emails. If you haven’t heard within 24 hours please email or chat me again. Given that this is a summer course - on the weekends I will try for 24 hours, but it may be a little longer.Blackboard Site: Syllabus, readings by week, online meetings, additional artifacts (helpful readings and other information)Syllabus: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTubeAssignments…Show Syllabus and go over information
Ask them to define social media and the social web.Set up a poll in Elluminate: Facebook, Pinterest, YouTube, Twitter, Google Docs, SlideShare?
So here is one definition of social media…what works, doesn’t work, could be added, etc? What are your views of social media?
In what ways do you see agencies using social media to provide information?Libraries, businesses, organizations?
Have you thought activism? What about age issues? What about students? Who monitors the social media space?
Transcript of "What is social media"
LIS622The Social Web Summer 2012
Stuff Press Record Contact Me Questions about Blackboard and Collaborate Syllabus 2
Do you use social media? What do you use? Let’s take a poll… 3
One Definition“Social Media is a term that encompasses the platforms ofNew Media, but also implies the inclusion of systems likeFriendFeed, Facebook, and other things typically thoughtof as social networking. The idea is that they are mediaplatforms with social components and publiccommunication channels.” 4