Social Media: Searching for Work on LinkedIn

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

This week you'll get some tips on writing your headline and summary, choosing a profile photo, and how to garner recommendations. Although you cannot tell in the photo, I linked to their business pages, if they have one. If you have your own business, create a LinkedIn page and link to it. I typically use the 80/20 rule in social media (80% business, 20% personal). However, on LinkedIn I usually do 90% business. Professional Photo.

Campaign Strategy: How To Build And Monitor Your Social Media Marketing Campaigns

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Every business should have a well-designed social media marketing strategy , but the execution of a specific campaign demands a plan of its own. In this post, we will show you six practical ways to build and monitor your social media marketing campaigns.

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8 Game-Changing Social Media Tips to Grow Your Business

ProProfs

Are you still not convinced about the power of social media and the benefits it offers for your business? But when you begin your activity on social media, knowing where to begin is easier said than done. So, consider these game-changing social media tips that will help you grow your business: 1. Raising brand awareness is a top priority for any business and brand recognition is the key element of building brand awareness.

6 Social Media Platforms, and How to Use Them for Your E-Learning

LearnDash

Convinced social media is right for your online course? Social media isn’t for every course. That said, not every social media platform works the same way, and your first step in determining if it’s right for you probably involves a closer look at the options available. Here’s a quick guide through the top six social networks, and how you can use them as part of your online course. elearning social learning

Social Learning does NOT mean Social Media

Matrix

20% of learning happens through others, coworkers and managers alike, each time we seek or give feedback, attend one-to-one meetings or proactively learn through teams or professional networks (social learning). This post will focus on the middle part of the 70:20:10 model, social learning, and especially on the relationship between social learning and social media. Social learning means people. Social media also means people.

Competition Finalist 4: Top 10 Startup Social Media Curation Tools for Social Learning in the Workplace

eFront

GlogsterEdu empower educators and students with the technology to create GLOGS – online multimedia posters – with text, photos, videos, graphics, sounds, drawings, data attachments and more. enables professionals to share important ideas with the right audiences giving them an opportunity to create and maintain a meaningful Web presence, a crucial component to the success of their business and career. is a one-stop shop for social media and content curation publishing.

Social Learning does NOT mean Social Media

Matrix

20% of learning happens through others, coworkers and managers alike, each time we seek or give feedback, attend one-to-one meetings or proactively learn through teams or professional networks (social learning). This post will focus on the middle part of the 70:20:10 model, social learning, and especially on the relationship between social learning and social media. Social learning means people. Social media also means people.

Social Media & eLearning: Two Peas in a Pod

OpenSesame

A year ago if you were to ask if I see any commonalities between social media and elearning I would respond with, “absolutely not - they’re total opposites.” On the other hand, social media is used for connecting with family and friends, posting photos and making status updates. Despite these obvious differences, elearning and social media have a lot in common and can benefit from one another.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Do you have a training or information need that could benefit from a social media strategy? So here are descriptions of ten applications representing different social media technologies that promote learning. Category: Social Networking Platform. Elgg is a social networking engine and publishing platform for running your own social networking site on a public or private server. Elgg is an aggregate of many social media technologies in one platform.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

How to do video marketing on social media for course creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Things that are alive move, and that attracts more attention and engagement than still photos. Animoto is an online tool you can use to create videos for everything from business meetings to weddings. Animoto is a simple way to produce great looking videos that will stand out on social media.

Marketing Your Association to Millennials: Make it Social

Association eLearning

Years ago, while interning for a social media marketer, I was taught the value of social media to engage and attract business. Today social media marketing has changed from meme generation, to promoted posts and tweets, image ads, and pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns on big name social media sites. So here are the facts, if you want to market your association to millennials, make it social.

What You Can Learn About PR and Social Media from Russia and the Olympics

OpenSesame

As a business, you want to avoid this kind of tarnished image at all costs. Social media and public relations can make or break you. Be aware of media. Because of Twitter and Instagram, photos and stories of the accommodations were online in hours. Media moves so quickly that it is impossible for a company to hide its track record from new or prospective customers. Social media managers must have a plan in place for facing these situations. .

Using Interviews to Build Your Online Course Business

LearnDash

Are you looking for a way to market your online course business but don’t want to write article after article? Here are some ideas on getting in good with thought leaders and influencers: Follow their social media accounts, sharing their content often. Influencers are often busy. Let them know where you plan to share it — such as social media, blogs, iTunes or YouTube. It is a lot of work, but interviews can elevate your status and your business.

Google Wave - Social Media Resources - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Finding Good Photos for Your eLearning Scenarios - Learning Visions , October 30, 2009. Business Casual , November 4, 2009. Big Question - Presenting the Value of Social Media for Learning - MinuteBio , November 2, 2009. The following are the top items based on social signals. Social Media (28).

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects. As a result, I had to do a research and find the best FREE stock photo sites. Free Stock Photos (Update 10/28/2010: suggested by Queralt Suñé ) Nearly 100% of their Royalty Free photos are Free Download.

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Why Do You Need Videos For Business Success

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Content marketing no longer comprises mainly of blogs, photos and info-graphics. If your business does not make use of video you will fall by the wayside as competitors who do make use of video will draw attention instead of you! That is why you need a video for business success.

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Why Do You Need Videos For Business Success

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Content marketing no longer comprises mainly of blogs, photos and info-graphics. If your business does not make use of video you will fall by the wayside as competitors who do make use of video will draw attention instead of you! That is why you need a video for business success.

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Stock photos for your online store or next marketing campaign

Firmwater

Most of our customers are entrepreneurs that are building a strong business from the ground up. That is why we want to share how Burst - a Shopify value-add feature can improve your online store, website, blog or Social Media post. BURST is a stock photo platform with high-quality images that are available free of charge under the Creative Commons Zero license. You can crop them to your preferred size and add text or filters with your preferred photo editor.

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On the MOOC Horizon: Tin Can API

Your Training Edge

For example, an API makes it possible for you to share a YouTube video on Facebook or a photo on Twitter. Here is where the problem becomes immediately evident: with cloud-based resources, Khan Academy videos, mobile learning applications, social media, and so on, most of our learning activities don’t actually take place inside an LMS. Bryant’s business career has been based on his results-oriented style of empowering the individual.

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Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. But what exactly is a social intranet…? Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour. From 1 to 10, the Social Intranet Index represents a series of concurrent trends.

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New to Twitter? 5 Tips for Learning Professionals

Bottom-Line Performance

How can ebooks, the iPad, and social media shape the future of learning? In preparation for that change, professionals everywhere are starting to turn their attention to digital and social platforms to figure out what all the fuss is about. Do I need to be using this for my business? The early adopters of social media can be intimidating: they have thousands of followers and subscribers and seem to be posting constantly.

Describe what you do

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

” Maggie Halpin “I design and develop education and training to enable someone to do/say something they were unable to do beforehand, usually in a business setting to achieve the goals of the business or address an issue or opportunity. Photo by James Coleman on Unsplash.

Influencer Marketing Guide: How To Use it For Your Business

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Influencers are the social media personas young people turn to in the absence of trust in the mainstream media and big corporations. Using popular social media platforms like Instagram or YouTube , they share their knowledge and opinions with the public. Out of all businesses that use influencer marketing, 70% make $2 per each dollar spent. A simple photo that contains endorsement is good enough, but there’s an even more effective medium.

Top Learning, Technology & Media Links: Weekly Digest – 5

Upside Learning

10 Ways Social Media Will Change In 2011. With more than 550 million people on Facebook, 65 million tweets posted on Twitter each day, and 2 billion video views each day on YouTube, social media has become an integral part of our connected lives. Along with location-based marketing, augmented reality applications really came into focus for many brands, from luxury companies to small businesses in 2010. Facebook Brings Facial Recognition To Photo Tagging.

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SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?

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If you have masters in the skills and want to teach and explore in an extensively profitable way, then be thankful for the online platforms which make it so easy to start your own online tutoring business. If you want to start a tutoring business, this step by step guide will help you in planning and would give a better idea to your needs. How to start your own tutoring business? These online websites have their own business models and their own specific features.

Introducing the Social Intranet Index

E-Learning Provocateur

There’s a lot of talk about social intranets these days. But what exactly is a social intranet…? Everyone seems to have a different opinion, from a human-centred platform, to the intersection between portals, team sites and social sites , to a system that ties the business’s processes and data to the employee’s social behaviour. From 1 to 10, the Social Intranet Index represents a series of concurrent trends.

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DIY Tools to Help Boost Your Business

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Business owners can now become experts in the day to day management of their businesses with a vast array of online DIY tools that will boost their businesses. A wide variety of templates, relevant to the business world, are provided – from “explaining your business”, to “pitch to investors” to “communicate corporate change” and much more.) Use this tool to guide you when creating impressive designs for your business.

My Twitter hero

E-Learning Provocateur

Soon after, I finally got around to reading 3 Examples of Stellar Social Media Customer Service. A few weeks later, she posted photos of the tabletop explosion on Pottery Barn’s Facebook fan page. Kudos to Pottery Barn’s social media team, but shame on the brand overall. Stellar service on social media. That’s no way to run a business. customer service social media @anzmoneymanager ANZ Jennifer Hellum Pottery Barn Twitter

The 10 Commandments of Microblogging

E-Learning Provocateur

As microblogging solutions such as Yammer sweep across the corporate sector, a melting pot of social media veterans and newbies inevitably begins to boil. Loads of new people from disparate areas of the business communicating and collaborating with one other, usually for the first time ever? Thou shalt use a real profile photo. We’re busy people. social media collaboration community corporate enterprise 2.0

Instagram Tips for Your Business

OpenSesame

Most businesses have made the transition to blogs, Twitter, and Facebook, (in fact, 84% of B2B marketers now use social media in some form ), but the Instagram frontier still remains less navigated. This leaves the opportunity for your business to stand out and lead the way in your industry! Instagram has potential for businesses as an almost purely visually oriented social media platform. social media Instagram

Why storytelling works for businesses

Matrix

What does this have anything to do with today’s business world? Maybe storytelling is not a matter of life and death in an office environment, but businesses can and should adopt this age-old tradition into an innovative way in order to 1) keep their employees engaged, 2) educate their clients and 3) reach new audiences. Businesses can use stories to inspire and engage employees. The internet and social media now make this easier than ever.

How to Achieve a Great Website Redesign

Learnloft

Every potential user lost, is a kind of loss for your business. In the web-layout page try to put the most important features and information it may be contact information, social media links, brand logo, moto, etc. Options like photo galleries, etc.

4 Reasons You Need Caption Encoding

3Play Media

Open caption encoding is useful for media players like Windows Media Player, or for social media. Outside of business, kiosks are also great in museums and airports, as they can easily inform people on specific needs. Social Media. Thanks to social media, people are now constantly consuming video. On Instagram alone, more than 95 million photos and videos are shared a day. What is it?

Top Social Learning LMS Features

Talented Learning

In 2016, most people are accustomed to social media and the conventions associated with profiles, friends, posts, liking and sharing. But how are these new social business behaviors influencing social learning features of today’s learning management systems (LMS)? We wanted to find out, so we surveyed 74 diverse LMS vendors about the social learning functionality available in their platforms. Industry Social Learning LMS Feature Set.

What has been and what is yet to come

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Guillaume Speurt on Flickr Tallinn is one of my favourite European cities. In this presentation I will explore the use of MOOCs, AI, social media, smart mobiles, virtual worlds, augmented and virtual reality, as well as some of the emerging associated theories, to evaluate their effectiveness on pedagogy. business connected corporate Distance Education EADL Estonia learning school Skype social media Technology university

It’s Not Personal

Tom Spiglanin

When interacting with social media, we really ought to take this into consideration, both sending messages and interpreting them. An argument may ensue, yet the real meaning of the initial response might simply have been, “I disagree, but I’m busy now. Rock ‘em Sock ‘em photo courtesy Flikr user Garth Johnson. Changing Workplace Communication Social Learning Social Media Social Networking

5 Creative Ways to Market Your eLearning on a Budget

Association eLearning

Social media is your best bud when you have a limited marketing budget. Instead of spending thousands of dollars on expensive web banners and ads in industry newsletters, spend an hour each day sharing the word about your new eLearning offering on social networks. In addition to the tips we shared in our recent Smarter Uses for Social Media blog post, here are a few more specific tips you can use to market your association’s eLearning.

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