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Social media 101

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Social media 101

  1. 1. Social Media 101 BCAEA Conference Jan 20, 2012
  2. 2. Then...
  3. 3. My fear...
  4. 4. Now...
  5. 5. My Journey into SocialMedia...-Twitter-Personal Blog-Personal LearningNetwork (PLN)
  6. 6. How do I use Social Media?-link to, comment on websites, blogs, articles-short conversations-global ‘chats’ (#edchat, #BCed)-conference ‘backchannel’
  7. 7. How I benefit from my PLN-staying current (resources,ideas, news)-global connections-anytime,anywherelearning-challenges my thinking
  8. 8. Tweetchat - www.tweetchat.com
  9. 9. Where should I start?
  10. 10. A constant flow of information...
  11. 11. ...and simultaneous conversations
  12. 12. It’s too much!What if I can’t keep up?
  13. 13. Organize your twitter feed using...-lists-hashtags (#bcaea, #bced)-apps/tools (ex:Tweetdeck)
  14. 14. or Personalized Magazines...Summify Zite
  15. 15. Or Social Bookmarking tools...Dropbox Diigo
  16. 16. Twitter BasicsWho can view your tweets? -anyone who is ‘following’ you -anyone, if your ‘followers’ retweet itWhose tweets appear in your timeline? -anyone you ‘follow’What’s a Retweet (RT)? -when you tweet someone else’s tweetWhat’s a hashtag? -a way of tagging a tweet
  17. 17. Getting started with TwitterCreate an interesting ‘Profile’
  18. 18. Create an interesting ‘profile’
  19. 19. Check your settings...
  20. 20. Create your profile...AccountPasswordMobileNotificationsProfileDesignApplications
  21. 21. Home Page
  22. 22. @mentions
  23. 23. Home Page
  24. 24. @mentions
  25. 25. Search by ‘hashtag’
  26. 26. Search by ‘hashtag’
  27. 27. 1. Compose a tweet.2. Include the hashtag #bcaea in your tweet.1 2
  28. 28. 1. Compose a tweet.2. Include the hashtag #bcaea in your tweet.
  29. 29. 3. Search the hashtag #bcaea 3
  30. 30. 3. Search the hashtag #bcaea 3
  31. 31. 4. Click on each other’s names. 5. Follow each other & start building your PLN.4 5
  32. 32. 4.Click on each other’s names.5. Follow each other & begin building your PLN 45
  33. 33. Create a list of “BC Alternate Educators”
  34. 34. 12345
  35. 35. Add people in this workshop to your list. 6 7
  36. 36. Create a list of ‘BC Alternate Educators’ 1 2
  37. 37. 345 6
  38. 38. Add people in this workshop to your list. 7 8
  39. 39. 1. Search a popular hashtag...#edchat,#BCed,#edtech2. Find an interesting tweet3. Share it with others by ‘retweeting(RT)’ it
  40. 40. 1. Search a popular hashtag...#edchat,#BCed,#edtech2. Find an interesting tweet3. Share it with others by ‘retweeting(RT)’ itadd ‘name’ cut & paste tweetadd ‘RT’
  41. 41. ‘Favorite’ a tweet, come back to it later
  42. 42. Search some hashtags. #SpEdchat #Edchat #BCed #EdtechRetweet (RT) some tweets, including #bcaeaRetweet (RT) some tweets, including a commentand #bcaeaReply to some tweetsLeave a comment on a blog
  43. 43. Comment on a blog‘blogspot.com’
  44. 44. ‘wordpress.com’

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