What did 100 blog posts bring me?

Challenge to Learn

When I started my blog in December 2009 I was curious what it would be like to blog and I wanted to improve my English (I’m still working on that). My blog now has an average of almost a 100 views per day. The fact that you have an audience makes a big difference, it turns your blog from a diary into a publication and most important: you get feedback. I use my blog to try out ideas. Writing on demand.

Analysts and Blogging

Janet Clarey

I write an analyst blog and contribute to a group blog for my employer, Brandon Hall Research. The blogs are on the company’s URL. I also have this blog on my own URL here. So it was interesting to read of Forrester Research’s directive to analysts using their own personally branded research blogs: take them down or re-direct them to the Forrester site. I’ve spilled my guts on my analyst blog.

Blog scraping at HCI? How would you have handled this?

Janet Clarey

I have a Google alert set up for my name and for links to various sites I write for so I can make sure I’m able to comment or <more likely> defend myself. Anyway… I followed the link from the alert to HCI and noticed several blog posts (in their entirety) from this very blog. I was listed as the author and there’s a way to comment on their site. not scrape the entire blog post) and directs you to the authors site to comment.

The Best eLearning Websites to Bookmark

LearnUpon

Resource Type: eLearning Company Blog. Aurion Learning is a blog written by eLearning experts who use unusually creative techniques to help the company’s clients find a solution to L&D challenges. Camtasia’s blog has straightforward tips that really help.

LearnDash Spotlight: Major Spanish University

LearnDash

From time-to-time we like to do a spotlight on individuals who are using LearnDash to effectively deliver elearning on their WordPress powered sites. His company has implemented LearnDash at the Spanish university UNED (Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia).

Challenge: Make Informal Learning Visible & Valuable

Fort Hill Company

This is somewhat consistent with the 1% rule in Internet communities where the general rule of thumb is that about 1% of people on community sites (like wikis or forums) create content, 9% edit the content, and 90% view the content. Conversation led to informal learning application at her company. 7020learningatd (L – R, Debra McKinney, Director, Ecopetrol University; Kathy Granger, President, Fort Hill Company; Charles Jennings, Founder, 70:20:10 Institute).

70-20-10 : No longer applicable to online learning – and here’s why

eLearning 24-7

They show reports from various research firms, companies and grab info off the internet – “See this verifies that it is still in play. I remember reading an article a couple of years back relating to blogs whereas people can add their own content to the blog (like a company blog) for higher social engagement. I should note that the company (I recall it was a F500), yanked the blog after seeing what was happening.