Connect with Bio-Link using Social Media Tools


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This is the PPT from the workshop offered by Patricia Delich in June, 2010 at the Bio-Link Summer Fellows Forum at UC Berkeley's Clark Kerr Conference Center.

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  1. 1. Connect with Bio-Link using Social Media Tools<br />Bio-Link's 12th Annual National Fellows Forum<br />June 4, 2010<br />Dr. Patricia Delich<br />
  2. 2. Today’s Agenda<br />Defining social media & Web 2.0<br />Why use social media?<br />Concerns in using social media<br />Hands-on with Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Bio-Link’s Listserv, and RSS<br />
  3. 3. Keywords for Each Technology Era<br />From the upcoming book Innovations in Education (2010)in the chapter Emerging Technologies in e-Learning by Delich, Kelly, & McIntosh.<br />
  4. 4. What is Web 2.0?<br />Application platform: Web-based tools that enables interactivity for communication, collaboration, content creation, sharing.<br />A practice: can redefine teaching and learning.<br />A philosophy: democratizing the Web. (O’Reilly) <br />“Web 2.0 is centered on communication—the ability to interconnect with content, ideas, and with those who create them. Social networking is a keyword for Web 2.0.”<br /><ul><li> Patricia Delich</li></li></ul><li>Clickable map at:<br />
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  7. 7. What is Social Media?<br /><ul><li> Interactivity is a key component
  8. 8. Based on participation
  9. 9. User-created content
  10. 10. A technology platform to create content, not just consume it</li></ul>“Social media isn’t a fad, it’s a fundamental shift in the way we communicate.” <br />- Social Media Revolution 2 (Refresh)<br /><br />
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  12. 12. Why use social media tools?<br />Stay connected with Bio-Link colleagues<br />Stay up-to-date in your field of interests<br />Share resources<br />Promote your events<br />Discover new connections (people and resources)<br />
  13. 13. Your Concerns in Using Social Media<br />
  14. 14. Google Yourself<br />Search for your name, email address, etc. every once in awhile.<br />Set up a Google Alert<br /><br />
  15. 15. Facebook <br /><ul><li>What is Facebook</li></ul> A global social networking web site.<br /><ul><li>Why use it</li></ul> To share links, photos, and videos; for discussions, and to email those who can't get Bio-Link’s Yahoo listserv emails.<br /><ul><li>Howto Guide:Bio-Link on Facebook</li></ul><br /><br />
  16. 16. LinkedIn<br /><ul><li>What is LinkedIn</li></ul> A business-oriented social networking site.<br /><ul><li>Why use it</li></ul> For professional networking and résumé posting. Great for job searches, finding where classmates are working, and staying in touch.   <br /><ul><li>How to Guide: Bio-Link on LinkedIn</li></ul>http://bio-link.or/events/SFF2010/linkedin<br /><br />
  17. 17. Twitter<br /><ul><li>What is Twitter</li></ul> A social networking and micro-blogging service that enables users to send and read messages.<br /><ul><li>Why use it</li></ul>To share links and short anecdotes from conferences and talks.<br /><ul><li>How to Guide: Bio-Link on Twitter</li></ul><br /><br />
  18. 18. Bio-Link’s Listserv<br /><ul><li>What is Bio-Link’s Listserv</li></ul>An electronic mailing list application used to deliver group emails directly to an email inbox. <br /><ul><li>Why use it</li></ul> To communicate via email for sending and receiving announcements, posting questions, etc.<br /><ul><li>How to Guide: Bio-Link’s Listserv</li></ul><br /><br />
  19. 19. Bio-Link’s RSS Feed<br /><ul><li>What is Bio-Link’s RSS Feed</li></ul> For publishing frequently used media such as news, blogs, audio, video, etc. <br /><ul><li>Why use it</li></ul> A fast and easy way to read Bio-Link’s blog posts.<br /><ul><li>How to Guide: Using RSS Feeds with Bio-Link</li></ul><br /><br />
  20. 20. Resources<br /><br />
  21. 21. Last Year’s Presentation<br />How to Create a Wiki to Support Collaboration and Information Dissemination<br />Abstract: <br />Wikis are web sites that provide an easy-to-use platform for collaboration and information dissemination. This hands-on workshop will provide an overview of wikis, why you would want to create one, and how to create one. During this workshop, participants will create their own wiki in a supportive environment.<br /><br />
  22. 22. Image Attribution<br />Slide 1: Logos from: Bio-Link, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Yahoo Groups, and RSS.<br />Slide 2: by: arquera<br />Slide 5: by: Information Architects<br />Slide 6: by: Werkplay<br />Slide 7:<br />Slide 8: by: Socialnomics09<br />Slide 9: by: fredcavazza<br />Slide 12:<br />Slide 13: Logo from Facebook<br />Slide 14: Logo from LinkedIn<br />Slide 15: Logo from Twitter<br />Slide 16: Logo from Yahoo Groups<br />Slide 17: RSS Logo<br />Slide 18: Bio-Link logo<br />Slide 19: Screenshot from<br />
  23. 23. Contact Info<br />Dr. Patricia Delich<br /><br /><br />