New Media: So Many Options To Try 04

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New Media: So Many Options To Try 04

  1. 1. New Media: So many options to try Douglas E. Welch Welchwrite.com - [email_address] Twitter: douglaswelch
  2. 2. We’re Live! <ul><li>Add questions, comments, brickbats to the chat pod </li></ul><ul><li>Ask your “most burning question” and make sure I answer it </li></ul><ul><li>DON’T JUST SIT THERE! (SMILE) </li></ul>
  3. 3. Why seek out new technologies? <ul><li>New advances every day </li></ul><ul><li>Never sure what technology will work for you </li></ul><ul><li>Can only tell by trying them out </li></ul><ul><li>Cute and quirky today, amazingly useful tomorrow </li></ul>
  4. 4. Hammer and Nail <ul><li>When you only have one tool, everything becomes a nail </li></ul><ul><li>Very easy to become isolated </li></ul><ul><li>Not good for company…or your career </li></ul>
  5. 5. Poll #1: Have you heard of…
  6. 6. Free is my favorite word! <ul><li>Little or no capital investment to try </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t want to make large investment until you know you are going to use it </li></ul><ul><li>Stretch your budget! </li></ul><ul><li>Pro and “white label” version usually available </li></ul>
  7. 7. You are a tech geek now! <ul><li>Might not want to be… </li></ul><ul><li>..but you are anyway! </li></ul><ul><li>Embrace this issue, don’t avoid it </li></ul><ul><li>Technology is one way to accomplish your goals </li></ul><ul><li>Not something to be afraid of </li></ul><ul><li>Technology amplifies your efforts </li></ul>
  8. 8. Where to find cool, new tools? <ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>RSS Feeds </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter </li></ul><ul><li>Friends </li></ul><ul><li>Family </li></ul><ul><li>Google Reader is my main tool </li></ul>
  9. 9. Capture and distribute content easily <ul><li>Not much extra effort </li></ul><ul><li>Capture what you already see on a daily basis </li></ul><ul><li>Mark your finds for later review </li></ul><ul><li>Share! </li></ul>
  10. 10. Categories <ul><li>Audio Conferencing </li></ul><ul><li>Video Conferencing </li></ul><ul><li>Live Video Streaming </li></ul><ul><li>Webinar systems </li></ul><ul><li>Blogging and Microblogging </li></ul><ul><li>Video Sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Link Sharing </li></ul>
  11. 11. Combinations <ul><li>Combining 2/3/4 services together to create a bigger whole </li></ul><ul><li>Chat from one, whiteboard from another, audio from another </li></ul><ul><li>Don’t be afraid to experiment </li></ul>
  12. 12. Use all technologies <ul><li>Cell phones </li></ul><ul><li>Digital still and digital video cameras </li></ul><ul><li>Portable audio recorders </li></ul><ul><li>GPS </li></ul><ul><li>Nearly anything can be applied to your work </li></ul><ul><li>iPhone </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Single most useful device in my kit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Audio/Video/Photo recorder </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>GPS,Mapping, Data gathering </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Audio Conferencing <ul><li>Talkshoe.com </li></ul><ul><li>BlogTalkRadio </li></ul><ul><li>FreeConferenceCall.com </li></ul><ul><li>Skype Conference Calls </li></ul><ul><li>What are your favorites? </li></ul>
  14. 14. Video Conferencing <ul><li>iChat </li></ul><ul><li>TokBox.com </li></ul><ul><li>Oovoo.com </li></ul><ul><li>Skype </li></ul><ul><li>Stickam.com </li></ul>
  15. 15. Live Streaming Services <ul><li>uStream.Tv </li></ul><ul><li>Stickam.com </li></ul><ul><li>Qik.com </li></ul><ul><li>Mogulus </li></ul>
  16. 16. Whiteboards and wikis <ul><li>DimDim.com </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting24.tv </li></ul><ul><li>PBWiki.com </li></ul><ul><li>MediaWiki.org </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The same software that runs wikipedia </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Blogging <ul><li>Blogger.com </li></ul><ul><li>Wordpress.com </li></ul><ul><li>Typepad.com </li></ul><ul><li>Wordpress.org </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Host on your own server </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Apple’s .Me </li></ul>
  18. 18. Microblogging <ul><li>Twitter </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Follow me: douglaswelch </li></ul></ul><ul><li>FriendFeed </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook Status Update </li></ul><ul><li>Myspace Status </li></ul><ul><li>LinkedIn Status </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Find me at [email_address] </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Video Sharing <ul><li>YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>Blip.tv </li></ul><ul><li>Vimeo </li></ul><ul><li>Viddler </li></ul><ul><li>F acebook Video </li></ul><ul><li>Seesmic </li></ul><ul><li>12Seconds </li></ul><ul><li>Utterli </li></ul>
  20. 20. Link Sharing <ul><li>Google Reader Shared Items </li></ul><ul><li>Tumblr </li></ul><ul><li>StumbleUpon </li></ul><ul><li>Delicious.com </li></ul>
  21. 21. Poll #2: Time Travel
  22. 22. Podcasting and its benefits <ul><li>Addition to all of the above services </li></ul><ul><li>Allows users to consume media when and where they want </li></ul><ul><li>Automatic delivery </li></ul>
  23. 23. Douglas E. Welch Douglas E. Welch Welchwrite.com - [email_address] Twitter: douglaswelch

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