• 1 BILLION users• 1 in 4 webpages viewed is Facebook!• 60% male : 40% female• 30 million users (log in once per day)• 20% have degree’s (recruitment?)• 50% of users 18 – 34• Users spend on average 26+ mins per day
• 500 million users• 10 Billion ‘Tweets’ served!• 30% of users responsible for 75% of tweets• 95 million tweets per day• 66% male : 34% female• 27% have degree’s (recruitment?)• 46% of users 18 – 34
Social Media Uses• Communicating with students• Communicating with stakeholders (inc. Alumni)• Monitoring trends / news• Promoting events• Broadcasting news• Sharing media• Targeted Ads
PowerPoint Auto Tweet• You can “auto tweet” from presentations using the AutoTweet plugin, available here (Office 2007) or here (Office 2004)• Any text between the tags [twitter] and [/twitter] in your notes pages will automatically be tweeted as your give your presentation.
PowerPoint Twitter Voting• Twitter allows us to interact in REAL time.• Your class can ‘vote’ on a topic and your slidesupdate (just like using clickers but less fiddly).• So tweet @votebytweet 1 #SMEntEd•Replace the number with one of the followingoptions:
Did you enjoy your lunch? 1. It was horrible 2. It was poor 3. It was average 4. It was good5. It was Amazing!
PowerPoint Twitter Mood Meter• How is the temperature in this room, would you like it to be: – @votebytweet warmer SMEntEd – @votebytweet colder SMEntEd
A Freebie!• Skittles• Integrating facebook, twitter and youtube to offer the most POWERFUL social experience on a website…• NO INTERACTION