Really Cool "3-Minute e-Learning" on Social Networking - Wiki, Social Networking, Social Bookmarking, RSS
OCTOBER 10, 2007
The topics on Social Networking and Learning 2.0 Tony Karrer spotted Commoncraft's interesting presentations. I find the snippets from Commoncraft very illustrative of the "3-Minute e-Learning" application points. They are short and wacky but effective. I am sure it is low budgeted as well. are good resources on the basics.
Aha Moments in 2007
DECEMBER 4, 2007
I wanted to go back and figure out what things really struck me during 2007. I started using del.icio.us and Yahoo MyWeb to save bookmarks - locally saved favorites seem rather limited now. Social networks through my blog or LinkedIn are great ways to get specific help for yourself and for others. The Big Question is back. Boy were they easy to use. I lost the argument.
Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS
OCTOBER 3, 2007
Social Bookmarking Social Networking Wikis RSSAs background for an upcoming presentation, I wanted to create a page that provides background resources that explain various eLearning 2.0 tools. I immediately thought of the Common Craft videos. I've embedded them below. Are there other good introductory resources? How about for blogs?
ASTD TechKnowledge 2007 - Opening Sessions
JANUARY 31, 2007
I'll soon be doing a session on Blogging and Social Bookmarking for Personal and Group Learning. I'm at the opening session at ASTD TechKnowledge ( [link] ). Tony Bingham, President of ASTD, is doing his introduction, and his content is: Web 2.0, personal learning, easy distribution of software (software as a service), video is here now, push to pull, teaching Gen Y (what he calls the netGeneration). What a great setup for my presentation. Thanks Tony. And, it's somewhat surprising to see a relatively slow moving organization, ASTD, driving this discussion. Thorton May is now up.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog winners announced!
DECEMBER 10, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Huh? » December 10, 2007 2007 edublog winners announced! Congrats to all the 2007 edublog award winners.you can find the whole list here. Posted by: Stephen Downes | December 12, 2007 at 06:14 PM The comments to this entry are closed. del.icio.us Lets Talk 2008.
Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014
AUGUST 26, 2014
I haven’t done my list in a few years, but you can see my past lists from 2011 , 2009 , 2008 , and 2007. Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Diigo automatically generates my ID and e-Learning bookmarks posts. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014. Personal Learning.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Avanoo.a new twist on surveys and collective (or collected?) wisdom
JUNE 22, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Alternative and Activist Search Engines | Main | If there are Digital Natives does that mean there is no Digital Ellis Island? » June 22, 2007 Avanoo.a Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us
My History of Live Blogged Notes
JANUARY 27, 2015
These posts go back to 2007, so some of the content and references are dated. Social Networking, the “Third Place,” and the Evolution of Communication. Social Bookmarking to Support Professional Practice. Evaluating Social Networking Tools for Distance Learning. Creating and Teaching a College-Level Undergraduate Course in Social Networking. World. World.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn
DECEMBER 6, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « msnbc is predicting the news? » December 06, 2007 2007 edublog awards are now open for voting.and Im torn Hurry, hurry, step right up and cast your vote! The 2007 edublog Awards are now open for voting. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us
References: eLearning Guild Online Session: How to Integrate Social Networking to Impact Learning and Performance Dec. 13, 2007
DECEMBER 13, 2007
The following are the references for the December 13, 2007 Session. Basic 2-3 minutes video on " What is Social Networking " - By CommonCraft What is Social Networking? What is Social Bookmarking?What The Technical Side of Social Networking 2-3 minute video Outsourced Brain P.L.E. Welcome to the Session. Plus PowerPoint file, the three framework graphics.
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Must-have Firefox Entensions and Fixes
AUGUST 7, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « me.dium | Main | Learning Styles and Visualization » August 07, 2007 Must-have Firefox Entensions and Fixes Everybody knows that the entire staff here at e-Clippings World Headquarters uses Firefox. August 07, 2007 in Reference | Permalink Technorati Tags : browser , firefox , lifehacker TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Must-have Firefox Entensions and Fixes : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. del.icio.us
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007
AUGUST 25, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A foot in both worlds.working on a MacBook | Main | Facebook on iPhone (Inside Facebook) » August 25, 2007 Reflections from Adaptive Paths UX Week 2007 I had a little time now to digest all that I heard at the user experience/design conference named UX Week 2007 and put on by Adaptive Path. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us Total transparency. In the experts mind there are few."
Top eLearning Posts
NOVEMBER 26, 2007
Based on my Aha Moment - del.icio.us That's because I started including pages based on number of del.icio.us bookmarks. Post Views Comments Bookmarks eLearningTechnology 18,308 247 What is eLearning 2.0? bookmarks: Post Views Comments Bookmarks eLearningTechnology 18,308 247 What is eLearning 2.0? Tools - A Summary 1,147 2 28 Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS 702 5 25 eLearning Trends 1,820 9 24 Personal Learning Knowledge Work Environment 1,199 3 23 Web 2.0 See another sort below.
Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Smell of Books
DECEMBER 4, 2007
Tuesday, December 04, 2007 The Smell of Books I cant see myself getting an Amazon Kindle. FUTURE READING: Digitization and its discontents; Anthony Grafton; November 5, 2007; The New Yorker. John Seely Brown and Paul Duguid have written of the so-called “social life of information —the form in which you encounter a text can have a huge impact on how you use it.
SEPTEMBER 13, 2007
Yesterday, at my presentation Introduction to eLearning 2.0 - ASTD OC , I mentioned that Yahoo MyWeb had a few features that del.icio.us And that had made me previously conclude: Yahoo MyWeb better than del.icio.us, rollyo, et.al. for Personal / Group Learning However, I told everyone that del.icio.us It looks like search across content of bookmarked pages has been addressed. was sorely missing. had been acquired by Yahoo and it was likely that slowly these features would get integrated. And today, I just saw - Delicious Preview - Next Gen Search For Yahoo?
Cisco - Enterprise 2.0
DECEMBER 4, 2007
In September  it launched a website that is a microcosm of everything evoked by the phrase "Web 2.0." We're going to use social bookmarking to allow us to take the pulse of the organization," says Jim Grubb, who built the website (and whose day job is putting together John Chambers' demos). I don't know how I missed this, but thanks to Bill Ives for covering it on the FastForward blog - More Web 2.0 Stories, Part One: Cisco Goes All Out on Enterprise 2.0 Better still," he says, "another 10,000 people have added to those ideas." Fantastic. Capture best practices.
eLearing 2.0 - Great Response and Some Feedback
JUNE 4, 2007
presentation at ASTD 2007. Most of the audience wasn't familiar with social bookmarking. Applications I did something along these lines (two presentations) at ASTD TechKnowledge 2007, but many people came to the Applications presentation without having attended the 101 presentation. Out of ASTD TK 2007 and the eLearningGuild, I know at least a few people have taken my presentation to heart. Just saw this - ASTD Internation 2007 - Sunday, June 3rd 2007 and this - Here at ASTD.first session reviews.Ruth Clark and Tony Karrer. I did my eLearning 2.0
Change Your RSS Feed?
JULY 24, 2007
A while ago, I created a feedburner feed for this blog so I could add lots of stuff to the feed - most importantly I publish a daily summary of my new del.icio.us links. It appears that most people still point to my Blogspot feed. I would suggest that readers of this blog might want to change over to the FeedBurner feed to get this added functionality: [link
eLearning 2.0 Random Thoughts based on Chat
NOVEMBER 15, 2007
Social Bookmarking and Wikis and Blogs are a form of social networking I never said this, but several people pointed it out in the chat. The same thing can be true with social bookmarking, wikis, flickr, etc. Using social bookmarking or meme tracking works okay. I wonder if any of the folks you are trying to enable with JIT learning on the job need to go to Google to find out about something, ever bookmark pages they find, write up their thoughts, share those with others. That's multitasking! how can more hear about participating? Senior?
e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007
NOVEMBER 29, 2007
e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « FreeRice: Improve your vocabulary and feed people | Main | Federal Government Distributed Learning Association (FGDLA) » November 29, 2007 Heading Home from I/ITSEC 2007 I have been down in Orlando, Florida this past week attending something like my 9th or 10th I/ITSEC convention. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us
Conference Session Breakout
DECEMBER 18, 2007
I'm trying to get them to think about the question "How might you use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking, Collaboration Tools in your organization?" Update: 12/19/2007. There has been great discussion in the comments. I wanted to provide a bit more context for this. The session will be workforce learning professionals (an ASTD audience). They will range greatly in terms of the kinds of organizations, their experience. I was planning to do this in small groups and then have them come back together in the larger group. Original post. Uh oh. Now I'm worried.
Emergent Knowledge Management
JUNE 15, 2007
Structure would come from a layer on top such as social bookmarking and digg, and, of course, from search across unstructured content. There would be tools like social networks that would allow us to find people inside and outside the enterprise. There's been a long running discussion around what Knowledge Management is going to look like going forward and whether big systems that manage knowledge are going to be there. For example, see Bill Ives' recent post , and Paula Thorton. I had imagined that we would provide relatively simple, free-form tools like Wikis, blogs.
Ray Sims - Ongoing Series of his PWLE
JUNE 11, 2007
Search Alert Tips LinkedIn del.icio.us I never know what kinds of things to link to in my blog posts, but definitely if you've not been checking out Ray Sim's recent posts where he dives into how he uses different tools as part of his PWLE. Taking a look at some of his early posts around personal learning and doing environments is also time well spent if you are interested in learning how to learn. I love how Ray translates concepts into practice. He did similar things around informal learning a while ago. Good stuff Ray
Web 2.0 Tools in the Enterprise
MARCH 21, 2007
I'd also suggest that part of the reason that I always suggest that Wikis will get faster uptake than things like Blogs and Social Bookmarking is that Wikis can be a better replacement for something else without much behavior change. I first saw Andrew McAffee's post on uses of Web 2.0 approaches inside of corporations - quite good at identifying some different patterns. Then I saw Bill Ives Is Blogging Inside the Firewall an Oxymoron? The first uses of Wikis is as an easier content management system that houses reference material. It's easier than RoboInfo.
Background Reading - Use of PowerPoint
MAY 7, 2007
I have tagged these in del.icio.us This month's LCB Big Question is on the Use of PowerPoint. In scanning around a bit for resources on this topic, I've found a few good starting points. using the tag: lcbPowerPoint. I will continue to do so and you can find a current list at: [link] Research points the finger at PowerPoint Reports of the "Death of PowerPoint" greatly exaggerated Creating Presentations That Don't Suck! Stop your presentation before it kills again! Is it finally time to ditch PowerPoint?
Aide RSS Filtering Tool
JULY 24, 2007
AideRSS looks at a variety of sources of information including comments, technorati, bloglines, icerocket and del.icio.us to determine what posts are generating the most interest. It provides a widget that allows you to show your top posts for month or year. You can see what it thinks are mine in the right column of the blog. I've been creating similar information manually for a while, so it's nice to have an automated support for it. I've not quite figured out how to take a very large list of blogs, e.g., all edublogs, and have it filter those down.
Spending or Wasting Time on Web 2.0 Tools?
APRIL 25, 2007
Wikis, Social Bookmarking) in the Enterprise: people who use the new tools heavily -- who post frequently to an internal blog, edit the corporate wiki a lot, or trade heavily in the internal prediction market -- will be perceived as not spending enough time on their 'real' jobs This is almost the inverse of the concern that Nick Carr brought up soon after the initial E2.0 I just read a couple interesting posts: The Pursuit of Busyness - by Andrew McAfee and The Enterprise 2.0 Hawthorne Effect and Enterprise 2.0's s Productivity Perception Paradox by Joe McKendrick. tools (ex.
OCTOBER 31, 2007
So, as I mentioned before, I'm a big believer in leveraging the knowledge of social connections that exist across the network of different applications (e.g., del.icio.us, flickr, MyBlogLog, Facebook, LinkedIn, your email, discussion groups, etc.). But I'm still back at my same question: I'm currently in process on two Facebook applications that leverage that platform for viral expansion via Facebook, and I'm working on the design of several new or extensions of existing sites/software solutions that will leverage social aspects.
OCTOBER 17, 2007
Something like the social network operating system , maybe. Luis Suarez - How to Boost Your Social Capital with Facebook mentions MyBlogLog. In fact, LMS, Elgg, Flickr, del.icio.us, Wikis, Blogs, Discussion Groups, Amazon, hmmm, the list gets long quickly. It's pretty much the same issue that's been discussed before in terms of currently having Too Many Social Networks? and Multiple Social Networks. Stephen Downes picked up my post on Facebook As a Learning Platform. Because Stephen and I come from such different environments, perspectives, etc.,
AUGUST 27, 2007
I had previously discussed the Aide RSS Filtering Tool - AideRSS looks at a variety of sources of information including comments, technorati, bloglines, icerocket and del.icio.us to determine what posts are generating the most interest. I really like the concept of using different clues about what posts are generating interest to help sort through large numbers of posts. Certainly it's ability to find what are the posts generating the most interest on my own blog is helpful. Instead, AideRSS sends me a bunch of lower rated items along with the top items. It also does this on the site.
Web 2.0 - Consumer vs. Enterprise Use
SEPTEMBER 30, 2007
In other words, if facebook and del.icio.us Jack Vinson (in Web2.0 as opposed to Enterprise2.0) pointed me to Ben Gardner's post The difference between Web2.0 & & Enterprise2.0 that discusses the difference in how Web 2.0 acts in the consumer space as opposed to when it's adopted in the enterprise. Ben tells us: Web2.0 vs Enterprise2.0 And there certainly is an issue of adoption inside corporations. I've talked about adoption of web 2.0 tools in the enterprise before in this blog: Adoption of Web 2.0 and eLearning 2.0 Revisited Enterprise 2.0 - What's the PU?
Personal Learning Environments and personal learning environments
APRIL 16, 2007
There's some truth to that, but at the end of my What's New in eLearning session (on blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, rss readers, etc.) There's been quite a bit of discussion going on around Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) and personal learning environments. We talked about this briefly during a session with Tony O'Driscoll , Brent Schelenker , and Steven Downes at the eLearningGuild. And then over beers. Stephen seems a bit worried in his post that people in the corporate world don't get the concept. They are used to command and control.
Open Source eLearning Tools
OCTOBER 13, 2010
You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile. eLearning Technology , July 28, 2006 Scuttle – an open source social bookmarking tool Corporate Social Bookmarking Tools - eLearning Technology , May 21, 2008 Web 2.0 I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory.
OCTOBER 2, 2007
I've run across a couple of interesting posts recently that seem to have spawned from a Business Week article - Scaling the Social Web. The article tells us that various players are adding social networking features to their sites: A broad array of online players, from major media companies like Viacom to e-commerce providers such as eBay, are adding networking features to their online destinations, letting users create detailed Web identities, connect with people over common interests, share content, and, above all, socialize. all have a social networking aspect to them?