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Buzzing with Social Curation Tools!

ZaidLearn

Major search engines like Google, Bing and Yahoo don't exactly do a great job in assisting either, which might be due to the growing influence and spam of 'Search Engine Optimization (SEO)' gurus, engines and companies. DELICIOUS = RIP? Well, we still have Diigo , Stumble Upon , Digg , and a bunch of other cool social bookmarking tools to use. thanks to SEO strategies. Scoop.it

Not so tasty now

Learning with e's

Matthew 5:13 (New Testament) The Delicious social bookmarking site used to be one of my favourite social media tools. When Yahoo bought Delicious back in 2005 for an estimated $18 million, we all expected great things, and we got them. This represents a significant loss of capital for Yahoo. Delicious just isn't that tasty anymore. Not any more.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. RSS (really simple syndication) readers and social bookmarking are two popular information aggregation tools. Groups.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. RSS (really simple syndication) readers and social bookmarking are two popular information aggregation tools. Groups.

The Agile Elearning Design Manual - The role of Social Media

The Learning Generalist

coffee table conversation generates great insights as does a search on Google or Yahoo! The rise of social media A quick Google Trends comparision across elearning and social media sees the rise of social media traffic in recent years. Jane Hart has written and spoken extensively about the importance of bringing social media into the workplace. Answers.

Free as in Freedom: The Agile Elearning Design Manual - The role of Social Media

The Learning Generalist

coffee table conversation generates great insights as does a search on Google or Yahoo! The rise of social media A quick Google Trends comparision across elearning and social media sees the rise of social media traffic in recent years. Jane Hart has written and spoken extensively about the importance of bringing social media into the workplace. Answers.

Activity Streams

Jay Cross

For example, my FriendFeed pages show activity from this blog, the Internet Time Blog, my Flickr account, bookmarks I put on Delicious, and my entries from Twitter. Activity streams are going to be wildly important for social learning. Last week, Google, Facebook, Nokia, Yahoo!, An activity stream is a mash-up of an individual’s or organization’s feeds.