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A workshop for the Sisters in the San Diego Diocese.

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  1. 1. Have You Ever Thought of Being a Digital Disciple?Saturday, October 20, 2012– Diocesan Pastoral CenterSponsored by Office for Women ReligiousDiocese of San DiegoWEB 2.0 AND SOCIAL MEDIA TOOLS– PART III
  2. 2. Networking with One Another via LinkedIn and Facebook20 October 2012 New Media
  3. 3. Once upon a time, long, long ago … • There was, in a land far away …A Handsome Print(s) 20 October 2012 New Media
  4. 4. Meet the Handsome Print(s)• Print(s) is the oldest ruler of Medialand• He was born around 1450, when Gutenberg invented the printing press• At first he was a “high brow” ruler, courting and pleasing the gentry only (bibles, academic texts, etc)• Later in his career he embraced the masses, making literature and news widely and cheaply available• He is intellectual, proud, sometimes stuffy, though a generally popular leader. He’s not afraid to buck authority, is sometimes mischievous, and like, the rest of us, is fallible. Yes, he can get stuff wrong.20 October 2012 New Media
  5. 5. Print Definition• Definition of print media: – “Printed [media], as distinguished from broadcast or electronically transmitted communications, includes all newspapers, newsletters, booklets, pamphlets, magazines, and other printed publications, especially those that sell advertising space as a means of raising revenue.” – ( October 2012 New Media
  6. 6. Print Timeline • 618 to 906: T’ang Dynasty - the first printing is done in China, using ink on carved wooden blocks. • 1423: In Europe, block printing is used to print books. • 1452: In Europe, metal plates are first used in printing. Gutenberg begins printing the Bible, which he finishes in 1456. • 1476: William Caxton begins using a Gutenberg printing press in England. • 1605: First weekly newspaper published in Antwerp. • 1702: Multi-colored engraving invented by German Jakob Le Blon. The first English language daily newspaper is published called the Daily Courant. • 1800: Iron printing presses invented. • 1846: Cylinder press invented by Richard Hoe. Cylinder press can print 8,000 sheets an hour. • 1891: Printing presses can now print and fold 90,000 4-pg papers an hour. • 1903: The first tabloid style newspaper, the Daily Mirror is published. Gutenberg, 1398 - 1468 • 1933: A war breaks out between the newspaper and radio industries. American newspapers try to force the Associated Press to terminate news service to radio stations. • 1954: There are more radios than there are daily newspapers. • 1967: Newspapers use digital production processes and began using computers for operations. ( October 2012 New Media
  7. 7. Now, enter another character …• She’s new, she’s cool, she’s rocking the world… She’s Princess Broadcast!20 October 2012 New Media
  8. 8. Meet the lady of the show, the Sassy Princess of Broadcast• Her date of birth is unclear (a lady never tells): Morse code and telegraphs of the C19th are types of broadcasting, too, but our princess rose to prominence in the 20th century with the rise of radio and TV• She was a popular leader from the beginning, ruling by appealing to the masses, providing entertainment, and breaking down barriers• She is brassy, bold, AMBITIOUS, sexy, alluring, accessible, dominant, and able to tap into popular culture.20 October 2012 New Media
  9. 9. Broadcast Definitions1. To transmit (a radio or television programme) for public or general use.2. To send out or communicate, especially by radio or television3. To make known over a wide area4. To send a transmission or signal; transmit. ( October 2012 New Media
  10. 10. Broadcast Timeline• 1906 :Reginald Fessenden invents wireless telephony, a means for radio waves to carry signals a significant distance.• 1923: Vladimir Kosma Zworykin patents the iconoscope, the first television transmission tube.• Radio broadcasting begins in South Africa.• 1925: Radios The Smith Family introduces the soap opera format.• 1927: Philo Farnsworth transmits the first all-electronic television image.• 1928: John Baird beams a television image from England to the United States.• 1931: There are nearly 40,000 television sets in the United States; 9,000 of them are in New York City alone.• 1936: The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuts the worlds first television service with three hours of programming a day.• The SABC is formed.• 1944: The first instance of network censorship occurs. The sound is cut off on the Eddie Cantor and Nora Martin duet, “Were Having a Baby, My Baby and Me.”• 1945: The FCC creates the commercial broadcasting spectrum of 13 channels, and 130 applications for broadcast licenses follow.• 1951: Colour television introduced in the U.S.• 1956: The Wizard of Oz has its first airing on TV.• 1971: TV finally allowed in SA• 1975: First national TV broadcasts in SA• 1980: Ted Turner launches CNN, the first all-news network.• 1992: There are 900-million television sets in use around the world; 201-million are in the United States.• 2000: Reality TV mania hits the world. and October 2012 New Media
  11. 11. Now, meet the most memorable character of them all … • He’s ugly but he’s cute • He’s popular and one of us • He has weird ears and magical powers …Super-quickHumungousRoughEver-evolvingKoolAnd his name is NEW MEDIA. 20 October 2012 New Media
  12. 12. The Birth of the Internet• 1989: Tim Berners-Lee completes the original software for the World Wide Web (WWW). He envisions the WWW as a shared information space within which people communicate with each other and with computers.• From 1991 to 1994 use of the original WWW server grows by a factor of ten each year as the world begins to take note of a new information phenomenon.• The Internet does not consist of a physical network. It is a loose system of connections between different computers, located all over the world.• The seed of “new media” is planted.20 October 2012 New Media
  13. 13. New Media Ogre• He is a huge, new, popular king of Medialand, born at the same time as the internet• He is the champion of the “every man and woman”.• He is a growing power, largely accessible, popular, fractured, and many voiced.• He empowers his users to define their own news agendas.• Some say he’s just a buffoon.20 October 2012 New Media
  14. 14. New Media Definition• New media is a catch-all term for all forms of electronic communication that have appeared or will appear since the original mainly text-and-static picture forms of online communication. New media usually includes any and all of these: Online news, streaming video and streaming audio, 3-D and virtual reality environments and effects, highly interactive user interfaces, mobile presentation and computing capabilities, CD and DVD media, telephone and digital data integration, online communities, live Internet broadcasting Source:,,sid26_gci213507,00.html20 October 2012 New Media
  15. 15. Online Communities via Social Networking• Social networking: is the grouping of individuals together into to specific groups, often using online networking services.• People have always social networked but the internet has opened up ways of doing it globally20 October 2012 New Media
  16. 16. Stages of “Swimming” in Social Networking Denial Fear Resistance Reluctant Swimming Toe-Dipping Dog Paddling Immersion
  17. 17. MESSAGE OF THE HOLY FATHER BENEDICT XVI FOR THE 47th WORLD COMMUNICATIONS DAY“Social Networks: Portals of Truth andfaith; new spaces for evangelization.“
  18. 18. The Theme suggests a series of important points for reflection:During a time in which technology has emerged as partof the fabric of connectivity of human experiences, suchas relationships and knowledge, we need to ask: can ithelp men and women meet Christ in faith? It is notenough to find an adequate language, but rather, it isnecessary to learn how to present the Gospel as theanswer to that basic human yearning for meaning andfaith, which has already found expression online.
  19. 19. What we need to consider. . .• Requires a new way of thinking• It is not simply a question of how to use the internet as a means of evangelization, but instead of how to evangelize in a context where the lives of people find expression also in the digital arena.• We need to be attentive to the emergence and enormous popularity of the social networks, which privilege dialogical and interactive forms of communication and relationships.
  20. 20. Facebook20 October 2012 New Media
  21. 21. Facebook• One of the most popular social networking services in the world: over 700-million people have joined Facebook!• Networks: Regional, national and interest group based. Eg: South Africa, Wits University, TAC support group, fans of “Freshly Ground”• Uses:1. Search for groups related to your story2. Put you in touch with sources3. Search for events20 October 2012 New Media
  22. 22. Value of Facebook• Provides a single place to gather.• One-stop shop for: blogging, media, calendaring, communication, sharing ideas, work together.• Keep in touch with family and friends.• Used to make announcements.• Organize groups (e.g., Peace Song)20 October 2012 New Media
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  24. 24. Facebook Tutorials• wRY&feature=related (1 hour webinar related to the FB Timeline).20 October 2012 New Media
  25. 25. LinkedIn20 October 2012 New Media
  26. 26. LinkedIn• World’s largest professional network• Over 100 million members• Trusted Contacts• Exchange Knowledge, ideas, and opportunities20 October 2012 New Media
  27. 27. Value of LinkedIn
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  29. 29. Demonstration20 October 2012 New Media
  30. 30. Questions20 October 2012 New Media
  31. 31. FB Help October 2012 New Media
  32. 32. San Diego Diocese Youth Ministry Handbook20 October 2012 New Media
  33. 33. San Diego Diocese Network Security Policy – Exhibit L20 October 2012 New Media
  34. 34. San Diego Diocese Network Security Policy – Exhibit L20 October 2012 New Media
  35. 35. San Diego Diocese Network Security Policy – Exhibit L20 October 2012 New Media
  36. 36. Saint Petersburg Diocese October 2012 New Media
  37. 37. Social Media Resources• Use and search for facebook tutorial, facebook privacy settings, facebook•• To learn more about facebook -• Saint Petersburg Diocesan Guidelines - ources/SocialMediaPolicy.pdf20 October 2012 New Media
  38. 38. Credits• Introduction to New Media - introduction-to-new-media-presentation20 October 2012 New Media