Social Networking And Social Media June409


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Do you Facebook? What's a wiki? Twitter, tweets and tweeps? Are your bookmarks socialized? These social networking sites are popular past times on the Internet. But is social networking just for fun? This in-depth session will describe social networking and how it can be used in education, outreach and community building. Information will be shared on social networking options as well as the pros and cons of using a number of these sites.

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  • Social Networking And Social Media June409

    1. 1. Molly Immendorf Instructional Technology Specialist University of Wisconsin – Extension
    2. 2. <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation available on </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
    3. 3. <ul><li>“ A social network is a social structure made of nodes (which are generally individuals or organizations) that are tied by one or more specific types of interdependency, such as values, visions, ideas, financial exchange, friendship, kinship, dislike, conflict or trade” </li></ul>
    4. 4. <ul><li>“ Social media is information content created by people using highly accessible and scalable publishing technologies.” </li></ul>
    5. 5. <ul><li>Participatory </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated, often using RSS </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Real Simple Syndication </li></ul></ul>
    6. 7. <ul><li>Extending your personal network </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Finding new connections with others </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Marketing your programming/product </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reach new audiences </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Event announcements </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Communicate with a group of people </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Public or private groups </li></ul></ul>
    7. 8. <ul><li>Privacy concerns </li></ul><ul><li>Who are my “friends”? </li></ul><ul><li>Life of the data </li></ul>
    8. 12. <ul><li>Separate accts (work and home) </li></ul><ul><li>Combined account </li></ul><ul><li>Fan Page </li></ul><ul><li>Groups (public or private) </li></ul>
    9. 13. <ul><li>Networking </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reaching out to colleagues throughout Wisconsin. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ Meeting” & connecting with colleagues in other states. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Marketing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Getting the word out about Extension. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reaching new audiences. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Additional means of communication </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Decreasing the distance. </li></ul></ul>
    10. 14. <ul><li> </li></ul>
    11. 16. <ul><li>Wiki=fast </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative websites </li></ul><ul><li>Multiple editors </li></ul><ul><li>Version tracking and comparisons </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wikis in Plain English </li></ul></ul>
    12. 17. <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><ul><li>WYSIWYG interface </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Free, ad-supported </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ads removed for education wikis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Public or private sites </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Discussions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Email updates </li></ul></ul>
    13. 18. <ul><li>Recommended use is for creation and collaboration </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teams </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multi-state collaboration </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Collaboration between multiple partners inside and outside of Extension </li></ul></ul>
    14. 19. <ul><li>Student Collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>External Evidence of learning </li></ul>
    15. 20. Together Creating a Sustainable Community
    16. 21. <ul><li>Http:// </li></ul>
    17. 23. <ul><li>Long or short articles </li></ul><ul><li>Easy website creation </li></ul><ul><li>Comments by readers, optional </li></ul><ul><li>Subscription by RSS </li></ul><ul><li>Shameless plug </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Teaching with Technology Tips and Tools </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>
    18. 24. <ul><li>What is Twitter? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Microblog, 140 character limit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integrates with other Web 2.0 tools </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Web and mobile phone tools </li></ul></ul>
    19. 25. <ul><li>Twitter uses </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Breaking news </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Marketing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Grassroots organizing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thought ticklers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ask questions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Integrate with Facebook status </li></ul></ul>
    20. 26. <ul><li>Followers </li></ul><ul><li>Flash in the pan? </li></ul><ul><li>Information overload </li></ul><ul><li>Authenticity </li></ul>
    21. 27. <ul><li> </li></ul>
    22. 28. <ul><li>Twitter for folks participating in this presentation </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension Technology Services </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Molly’s personal account </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>
    23. 30. <ul><li>Tweetscan: what’s hot on Twitter? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Twitterholic: who’s hot on Twitter? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Twubble: find Tweeps </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>TwitterAnalyzer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>TwitterFan Wiki </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul></ul>
    24. 31. <ul><li>Twitter about this presentation </li></ul><ul><li>Go to </li></ul><ul><li>Username: socialnetdemo </li></ul><ul><li>Password: socialiscool </li></ul><ul><li>Follow at: </li></ul>
    25. 33. <ul><li>Online Bookmarks </li></ul><ul><li>Can be accessed by any computer using the Internet </li></ul><ul><li>Share bookmarks with others </li></ul><ul><li>Social Bookmarking in Plain English </li></ul>
    26. 34. <ul><li>Folksonomy vs. Taxonomy </li></ul><ul><li>Community creation </li></ul><ul><li>Track popular websites </li></ul>
    27. 35. <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Molly’s Delicious acct: immendorf </li></ul>
    28. 37. <ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>Presentation available on </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>