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More Than ONE MILLION Views on #SlideShare! Congrats!


But, having your educational content (currently 60 presentations ) being viewed more than one million times on SlideShare is something worth celebrating a bit! MY SLIDESHARE PRESENTATIONS If you have never experienced (or want to revisit) my presentations shared on SlideShare since 2007, here is a good starting point: Click here for all my SlideShare presentations at once.

The Evolution of Workplace Learning in a SlideShare Timeline

Jane Hart

Wherever possible I upload them to SlideShare, so that others can benefit from them too – although as I try to avoid lots of text on the slides themselves, this means it is sometimes difficult to understand them without the context. Embedded below is the SlideShelf of the slidesets I have shared – 78 presentations that go back 8 years. Social learning

Overthinking Slideshare

Tayloring it

How many tweets I’ve sent etc. I was reading my Slideshare stats earlier today when I noticed that my number of slides per upload was much higher than the average Slideshare upload! Perhaps I’m also overthinking this and need to get out more… Do you use Slideshare? Blog Slider tools Slideshare How many views my slides have had.

Virtual Meetings With Slideshare


The latest entrant to this market is slideshare with their new Zipcast offering. It really is as simple as they say; from any presentation on slideshare (yours, or anyone else’s) simply click on the Zipcast link to log in and start your meeting. Guests can log in with their slideshare or Facebook account. What did I like? Video quality was acceptable.

How to: Display Open Badges on your LinkedIn profile

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You can also do this for other types of resources you want to show on your profile.  On mine you can see links to SlideShare presentations, ebooks, etc. Open Badges BYOD4L eBook LinkedIn Presentation Research SlideShare Social Media Social Network Here’s a short ‘how to’ guide on displaying your Open Badges, or a Mozilla backpack, on your LinkedIn profile. You? .

The Top 10 e-Learning Movers & Shakers (2014) of the World @SlideShare Presence!


TOP 10 The ‘ Top Ten’ most influential people in the corporate e-learning sector World (2014) was according to Bob Little''s annual list (Click their name to visit their SlideShare homepage. RESULTS With the exception of Christopher Pappas (as of today), the Top 10 e-Learning Movers & Shakers (2014) of the World have a surprisingly LOW NUMBER OF FOLLOWERS on SlideShare.

Slideshare reaches 10 million downloads. and my Top 100 Tools slideset is featured.

Jane Hart

I just read a blog post from Slideshare to mark the fact it has reached 10 million downloads. Impressive! But I was absolutely delighted to see that my own Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 slideset was featured in the Education category – not only in the post itself but in the supporting infographic (embedded below). â?¦ ¦ [.].

How to Reduce Your Course Development Costs By 90+ Per Cent

Absorb LMS

Slideshare and Prezi presentations. Absorb LMS course created with content from Wikipedia, YouTube, and Slideshare. Absorb LMS Best Practices Blogs e-learning elearning eLL learning management system LMS Prezi Slideshare Wikipedia YouTube Learners today are presented with a wealth of choices and opportunities for learning. to find learning content. How much stuff is out there?

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Developing your own Personal Learning Network (PLN) #edtech

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eLearning David Walker Personal Learning PLE PLN SEDA SlideShare Sue Beckingman One of the best examples I’ve come across, when looking at how you can utilise social media to form and develop a personal learning network is from my friends Sue Beckingham ( @suebecks ) and David Walker ( @drdjwalker ). References. Suter, V., Alexander, B., and Kaplan, P., Educause Review Online. link].

Captivate, Prezi, and SlideShare…Oh My!

TLC Media Design

Ah…the woes of an instructional designer can be many in this day and age. Not only do we need to keep up with the latest changes in our field (different ISD models, new trends in learning, etc.), a lot of us are also struggling to learn how to develop the eLearning courses, videos, presentations, and. eLearning Software Reviews Uncategorized

Zipcast from Slideshare

Jane Hart

Slideshare has just released Zipcast for 1-click meetings (public or private) on the Web – and it’s very simple! Click Zipcast on any presentation Select Public or Private Start Zipcast & enable live video Invite friends on Facebook & Twitter Your Zipcast is ON Find out more at [link]. Tools

The Twitter Chat Conundrum (Part One)

Learning Rebels

What’s happening in the world of twitter chats today? (If you are new to the concept of a twitter chat check out my slideshare on “Travel Guide to Twitter Chats “ ). News Personal Learning Network Social Learning Social Learning Tools Social Media for Trainers Technology Knowledge Management PLN SlideShare social learning Training Toolbox twitter twitterchathear you.

Is LinkedIn still relevant?

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Those who know me will know that I moved from Bournemouth University to the University of Leicester in 2012, and again on to the University of Warwick in 2014. I am certain that online professional persona was used as part of the interview/hiring process (let’s face it, they’d have missed a trick if they didn’t use them!) as well as my CV and application forms – my  Twitter feed, my LinkedIn profile, my (under-used) Google+ stream, SlideShare presentations, published books , etc. LinkedIn snakes or ladders? from Sue Beckingham. Does anyone?



URL: [link] "SlideShare is a cool place to host and share presentations. What more can we ask for in life from the PowerPoint slides: Zaid's Slideshare Example: Overall, you can get a lot of great ideas from some superb PowerPoint slide shows posted by others. Upload all your slide decks, and find / download interesting presentations. " Yes, it is so cool, I have dumped some of my old PowerPoint slides there, too. At least they will not go totally to waste (also, I might get some ego boosting or destructive comments and ratings). learning tools



URL: [link] "SlideShare is a cool place to host and share presentations. What more can we ask for in life from the PowerPoint slides: Zaid's Slideshare Example: Overall, you can get a lot of great ideas from some superb PowerPoint slide shows posted by others. Upload all your slide decks, and find / download interesting presentations. " Yes, it is so cool, I have dumped some of my old PowerPoint slides there, too. At least they will not go totally to waste (also, I might get some ego boosting or destructive comments and ratings).

16 eLearning Quotes to Inspire You [SlideShare]

SHIFT eLearning

20 Wonderful Resources for Using BLE Beacons in Mobile Learning


LearnerLab : This is a Slideshare presentation (from LearnerLab) that carries five brilliant examples of learning scenarios that could be powered up using iBeacons. THE QUOTE: “ We placed small Bluetooth LE beacons (similar to iBeacons) around the museum, and developed an app that allows visitors to get extra information on their phones as they walk around the exhibits. Getting Started.

Does your avatar matter?

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kept this avatar for Twitter, and started to update my other social channels to use this one too ( SlideShare , Klout , , Google+ , etc. Social Network Academia Avatar BYOD4L Facebook Google Klout LinkedIn SlideShare Social Media TwitterWe all have an avatar on our social network accounts. But what does your avatar say about you? used him for about 3 years, and was happy.

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Online Branding for Academics

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Conference Digital Footprint Facebook Google LinkedIn Personal Learning PLN Presentation Sidneyeve Matrix SlideShare Social Learning Social Media Twitter But each time it also comes down to two main areas of interest: time and effort. How long will it take or how much effort will they need to put into it for it to become a worthwhile enterprise. Your Professional Profile.

Blackboard 9.1 (SP8) – ‘A New Beginning’

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Insert mash-up (see above) makes it easy to search and insert from YouTube, Flickr, and SlideShare. Blackboard Flickr Mashup SlideShare VLE YouTubeSorry, the title is dramatic, it’s meant to sound a little like ‘Star Wars – A New Hope’, but doesn’t really get there. The best bit is that it works. What is so good about it? Blackboard coming to iPod/iPhone?

Gamify to Amplify the Learning Experience!


3D slideshare e-learning Learning Series educational gaming e-books" Gamification is using game-based mechanics, aesthetics and game thinking to engage people, motivate action, promote learning, and solve problems." - Karl Kapp From the book: 'The Gamification of Learning and Instruction'. Just READ IT! No do ubt The Gamification of Learning and Instruction book is also insanely awesome.

Presentation: Using SlideShare

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David Hopkins: Presentation - Using SlideShare. Presentations Blackboard eLearning myBU Presentation SlideShare Technology Web 2.0

Sources in Student Writing

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Other top 10 sites for sources are unregulated and un-checked for accuracy (SlideShare, Yahoo Answers, PaperCamp, etc). SlideShare and Facebook most cited source for content sharing websites. This study was conducted for both Higher Ed and Secondary Education.” 112 million content matches for 28 million student papers. Wikipedia the most cited source for information.

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New kit: Chromecast

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Laptop] Share a presentation, through the Chrome browser, from SlideShare, Google Docs, desktop, etc. Technology Apple Apple TV BBC Chromecast EdTech Education Technology Google iPad iPlayer Presentation SlideShare TV A few months ago I was trying to decide on whether to spend £100 on an Apple TV or £30 on a Google Chromecast. opted for the cheaper, newer, untried, unknown Chromecast.

Interview with Terese Bird, #EdTechBook chapter author

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find other social media sites valuable as well: Pinterest,, YouTube, Flickr, Slideshare, Facebook, and LinkedIn. EdTechBook Android BOYD Collaboration Communication EdTech Flickr iOS iPad mLearning Mobile Learning Pinterest PowerPoint SlideShare Smart Phone Student Experience Tablet Terese Bird Twitter YouTube DH – Hi Terese. And why should we do this? Perhaps.

How to Design Awesome Graphics in PowerPoint?


If you are wondering what kind of training I can empower, please visit my SlideShare collection for ideas. Graphics instructional design PowerPoint slideshare training workshopWORKSHOP In this exciting 2-hour hands-on workshop you will discover and explore how you can design your own graphics using various features in PowerPoint. We can always customize training to your needs :).

MOOCs and Mobile Access

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Reading: "Global Mobile Learning Research Report 2009" MOOC cMOOC Conference Inge Ignatia de Waard SlideShare xMOOC Impact of mobile access on learner interactions in a mooc method and findings. from Inge Ignatia de Waard. Related posts: Week 1: TEL Concepts and Approaches #ocTEL. MOOC, what’s in a name?

Can you SlideShare?

Clive on Learning

The one I particularly noted was SlideShare, a site that allows you to upload and share PowerPoint and Keynote presentations. Unless I'm missing something, SlideShare relies as a concept on slides being self-contained works, that can be downloaded and viewed in isolation. To show that I am open-minded and willing to consider the upside to SlideShare, there do seem to be at least two really positive uses to which the tool could be put: Sharing slides which have been deliberately designed to be used on a stand-alone basis and not to support a live presentation.

Share trading

Learning with e's

The arrival of YouTube, Flickr and Slideshare and of course Twitter, made it easier to share than ever. Culture education FaceBook Flickr Friendster learning sharing slideshare social media YouTube We teach our children that sharing is good. And yet as adults, we are more reluctant to share with each other. What''s mine is mine. I don''t give my time away for nothing. I''ll trade you.

Share and share alike

Learning with e's

This slideshow was translated by Thomas Ramirez Zumaran, and it has already attracted around 8,000 views in addition to my original slideshow (currently over 58,000 views) on my slide deck collection on Slideshare. slideshare creative commons education copyright learning blogging translation publishing languages But now that is all changing. Firstly, I haven''t lost any of my work.

Web 3.0 and onwards

Learning with e's

promised I would post them up on my Slideshare site so they could gain access. slideshare blog Web 3.0 Web 3.0: The way forward? View more presentations from Steve Wheeler. When I arrived, the room wasn't that ideal, and the projector was on its last legs. Only 15 people turned up, and that included the organisers. Not an auspicous. made for the door. My Web 3.0 and beyond. Web 3.0

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Learning with e's

slideshare education blogs amplification learning Twitter Web 2.0 Below is an interview I did for the EU funded Links-Up Expert Testimonial video series on Web 2.0 and e-Learning, in the bright sunshine of Dublin, during the EDEN Conference. Halfway through, watch out for my Roy Orbison impersonation. Unported License. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's.

Policies for Staff use of Social Media and Social Networks

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Does your employer / Institution have a policy for the accepted use, by staff, for how they can use Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, SlideShare, YouTube, WordPress, etc)? Delicious Facebook Presentation SlideShare Social Media Social Network Twitter Video WordPress YouTube Are you allowed to use images/logo of your employer/Institution in your work? Check them out. Again, take a look.

Seven SharePoint Assessment Slideshares

SharePoint and Assessment

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a presentation shared on Slideshare must be worth quite a few blog articles! Here are seven Slideshare presentations that you may not have seen. There are lots of presentations on Office 365 on SlideShare, many of them marketing ones from Microsoft. All are relevant to the theme of SharePoint and Assessments. 1. Don’t let your training fall off a cliff. See [link] or below: Don’t let your training fall off of a cliff from Johnathan Lightfoot. 2. SharePoint in Higher Education. link]. Office 365 for education.