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Solstice Slam

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Slides to go with a presentation I did around how Web 2.0 technologies and other free tools can be used to interesting content.

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Solstice Slam

  1. 1. Mark Roche Manchester Metropolitan University
  2. 2. What are we going to do? <ul><li>Introduction (10 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Box of Tricks’ (45 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>Break (5 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>Build your slam (45 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>Performances (30 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>Voting and prizegiving (5 mins) </li></ul><ul><li>Final questions </li></ul>
  3. 3. What is Web 2.0? <ul><li>Creating </li></ul><ul><li>Sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborating </li></ul><ul><li>Tagging </li></ul><ul><li>Embedding </li></ul><ul><li>Social </li></ul>I can do that!
  4. 4. How to make your own content <ul><li>Research </li></ul><ul><li>Gather </li></ul><ul><li>Produce </li></ul><ul><li>Publish </li></ul>
  5. 5. Researching <ul><li>Use Google </li></ul><ul><li>Or Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>Or a Social Bookmarking tool like Delicious or CiteULike </li></ul><ul><li>Creative Commons search </li></ul>
  6. 6. Gathering content <ul><li>Images – Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Video – YouTube, mobile phones (Qik), cameras </li></ul><ul><li>Audio – voice recorders, phones </li></ul><ul><li>Screencasting – Jing, Screentoaster </li></ul><ul><li>Use a mindmap to plan it – Mindmeister </li></ul>
  7. 7. Producing content <ul><li>Images – Picnik, Windows Photo Story 3, Scrapblog, </li></ul><ul><li>Video – Windows Movie Maker, Qik, </li></ul><ul><li>Screencasting – Jing, Screentoaster </li></ul><ul><li>Others – Voicethread, Slideshare, Wordle </li></ul>
  8. 8. Publishing <ul><li>Blogs – Blogger, Wordpress </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis – Wetpaint, pbWiki </li></ul><ul><li>Social networking sites – Facebook, MySpace, Ning </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube, blip.tv, Qik, Bambuser </li></ul>
  9. 9. Some issues <ul><li>Copyright! </li></ul><ul><li>Sites may disappear or start to charge </li></ul><ul><li>Almost certainly require broadband access </li></ul>
  10. 10. That’s all folks… <ul><li>Mark Roche </li></ul><ul><li>Centre for Learning & Teaching, MMU </li></ul><ul><li>0161 247 3362 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>twitter @narcomarco </li></ul>

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