Social Media Exploring Web Applications - Web 2.0 Tools Social Media - Rockstars Participate, Communicate, Collaborate, Compose, Create, Share and Contribute
Social Networking Social Bookmarking Social News Multimedia Sharing Blogs and Wikis Social Media is an umbrella term for…
What is Social Media?
A term that defines the various activities that integrate technology, social interaction, and the construction of words, pictures, videos and audio.
Is any tool that lets you share information and network with others.
Social Media is people having conversations online.
How people spend time online
This is a tools course - we will spend time on how to use these tools effectively. Make the best selection. Safely steer you through social media tools
In this course
We are going to look different ways to be social on the internet. Access tools to enhance learning!
Categories of Social Media
Social networking - establishing and building online relationships with others, --- social activity
Micro-blogging - sending, receiving and replying to short messages with others - for real-time communications
Social bookmarking - storing and sharing links to web resources
Delicious Diigo Symbaloo
File-sharing - creating, storing and/or sharing files in all formats: pictures, videos, presentations, documents, screencasts, etc
YouTube and Vimeo Flickr and Photobucket Slideshare and Prezi Screencast and Screentoaster
Communication tools - communicating in real time via instant messaging and chat, in web meetings, and in live broadcasts, or via email
Skype - for instant messaging and voice
Dimdim - hold web meetings
YahooMail - to provide webmailing system
Collaboration tools - working synchronously or asynchronously with others to co-create documents, presentations, mindmaps, etc
Bubble.us Wetpaint Google Docs
Blogging - reading, commenting or writing blog posts--news, opioins, personal diaries, ---every topic under the sun.
Blogger Edublog Blogmeister
Podcasting - creating or listening to audio (MP3) files
RSS - Really Simple Syndication- subscribing to and reading blog and web news feeds
Social and collaboration platforms - providing enterprise-wide, integrated suites of social media tools in one platform
Participate - Interact
In this course you will. . .
And most importantly - HAVE FUN!!!!
Learn and Apply
In this course-web tools
Find, organize and share web tools with others
Learn how to effectively and efficiently utilize the Internet and all that it has to offer
Find tools that support academic learning
Find tools that run entirely through web browsers
In this course you will:
learn with and from others
explore tools that will improve work
create a PERSONAL LEARNING NETWORK for sharing and discovery
How are Internet users communicating?
Video Sharing Sites
Photo Sharing Sites
Allows users to become producers and create media.
With Social Media You Can…
Collaborate on documents
Create online slide shows/presentations
Connect and share interests
Opportunities are endless
Knowledge and answers are available anywhere , everywhere , anytime
Learn, share, teach
Create, share and edit content
Email and Search Sites http://www. hitwise .com/us/datacenter/main/dashboard-10134.html
A blog is a website for which an individual or a group frequently generates text, photographs, video or audio files, and/or links, typically (but not always) on a daily basis.
The term is a shortened form of weblog.
Authoring a blog, maintaining a blog or adding an article to an existing blog is called "blogging" .
Individual articles on a blog are called "blog posts," "posts," or "entries" .
The person who posts these entries is called a "blogger" .
Allow you to share your opinions with the world.
Regularly updated websites featuring comments and links - videos, pictures
Are now standard source of news and info
More than 133 million blogs
77% of Internet users read blogs
Wall Street Journal Photo Blog http://blogs. wsj . com/photojournal/ Saturday, August 21, 2010 [email_address]
Watch online videos
Listen to or watch podcasts
Download online videos, music, games and podcasts
Saturday, August 21, 2010 [email_address]
Top Entertainment Sites in 2009 http://www. marketingprofs .com/charts/2009/149/top-15-entertainment-websites-july-2009 Saturday, August 21, 2010 [email_address]
2 billion videos a day are being watched on
YouTube lets people become Celebrities
Or simply people can share videos with the world as it’s the users which upload most of the content.
24 hours of video uploaded every minute
His fame is entirely due to the Internet
My World 2.0
Debuted at #1
850,000 copies sold in just 5 weeks
Baby video viewed 107M times
Discovered by Scooter Braun
While internet surfing
2.2M Twitter followers
Video & Audio Web Conferencing
Saturday, August 21, 2010 [email_address] http://www.clickz.com/3640301
More video is uploaded on YouTube in 60 days than all 3 major US networks created in 60 years
185.39 million - the number of times the most popular video has been played--what is it? Lady Gaga’s - Bad Romance
Top 20 Most Popular Blogs Saturday, August 21, 2010 [email_address] http://www.ebizmba.com/articles/blogs
Just like a tattoo, your digital reputation is an expression of yourself. It’s highly visible, and hard to remove.
Digital Tattoo When you use the Internet - you leave a trace behind - your digital tattoo. You will find out how to protect your computer and yourself! Protect
Digital Tattoo You use the Internet to create, share, and collect information. Learn about the different tools to help you communicate with the world, and develop the online identity you want! Connect
Digital Tattoo What happens in the real world? Employers will look you up on the web - what will your digital tattoo say about you? Learn what to do to impress your future boss. Work
Digital Tattoo You are a publisher! Consider the opportunities and the consequences of what you choose to share with the world. Find out about various publishing options and what you need to do to make your work available online! Publisher
What digital footprints are you leaving?
The world is at your fingertips!
Let’s make the best use of our virtual time utilizing social media tools!
To reflect on new tool learned
Create a Web Tool Box
14 million articles
Web Tools Animate Text Avatars Find new web tools - and share with us!
iPad Find iPad Apps - and share with class!
Create a Web Tool Box
Presentation Word Processing-Notetaking Pictures - slideshows/editing
Share Tools With:
Lets Rock AHS!
Utilize Web Tools
In other classes
In this class
I wanna be a Social Media Rockstar!
When I am online. . . My favorite thing to do is… How do you currently use Social Media - Web tools? What are you hoping to learn in this class?
Create the following
Know server login information
Think about this…
Online you are…and you become..who you know, what you link to , what you share, what you bookmark , what comments you leave, what you blog , the pictures and videos you post , the art you create, how you express yourself , and where you go …
What ever happens on the Internet, stays on the Internet!