My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

I noticed that I use more and more social media tools and different tools to communicate. ELearninglearning is the one I use most intense, but there are more like ‘ Working smarter Daily ‘ Social media. For me Linkedin is the central social application, my tweets and blog post are also published on my Linkedin page, it is my professinal homepage on the web. I have a private Facebook account too, but I hardly use it.

Social Media Learning: how to integrate intellectual, working and human capital…

Origin Learning

In the context of learning, it’s apt to mention that the world is moving from exclusivity to inclusivity and it would do better to know and understand the new language in the making – social media learning or social learning (as per the ongoing debate by experts). Instead of a cold (read formal, structured) atmosphere, if the learners’ environment is warm (read friendly, social, and informal), then finding, connecting, and engaging gets easy, doesn’t it?

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Using Social Media for Learning: Tools & Practices #BHsocialmedia

Learning Visions

Tom Werner, Chief Research Officer, Brandon Hall [link] LMSs are adding social features – including RSS feeds, peer ratings of content. Social media allow: Conversations to continue after training Peer-to-peer interaction in groups – so learners can continue to learn Find individualized answers (by approaching instructors and fellow learners) Share your own content Makes training more efficient Can shorten formal training, because the conversation continues.

New Feature! Login Using Social Media Sites

DigitalChalk eLearning

With this new feature, you can allow students to login by simply connecting Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+ to your organization. Check out how to connect to Facebook here. The student can click on one of the social media icons on the login screen (after you have set it up) and connect their social media profile to your organization on the DigitalChalk platform. 1 or request a live demo with a Product Specialist.

New Feature! Log In Using Social Media Sites

DigitalChalk eLearning

With this new feature, you can allow students to login by simply connecting Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+ to your organization. Check out how to connect to Facebook here. The student can click on one of the social media icons on the login screen (after you have set it up) and connect their social media profile to your organization on the DigitalChalk platform. 1 or request a live demo with a Product Specialist.

How to Navigate Social Media (and Avoid Information Overload)

Rapid eLearning

There’s a lot of conversation about social media. For example, if you build rapid elearning courses with Articulate products there are all sorts of resources available to you: Articulate’s Facebook page keeps you up-to-date on news and information. Not only is social media good for you, it’s good for your learners. It makes sense to blend your elearning courses with social media because you teach your learners to create their own learning network.

How Emotional Learning Works Through Social Medium?

Origin Learning

Social Age Safari – now that sure rings a bell! It is the master brain Julian Stodd of Sea Salt Learning, who with his innovative methods to popularize a concept has kept the conversation on social learning alive and kicking! So, are you ready for the trending ‘safari’ that will draw many enterprises, small, medium and big, into the world of social learning? Or, would it be apt to say that the social medium is giving learning an edge that should no longer be overlooked?

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2010 in Review Part 3: My year in reflective blogging

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Happy Christmas!   Here I highlighted the fact that social media was beginning to have a big impact on  workplace learning.   Many organisations still view social media tools as "trivial" and "time-wasting" with no place in business and ban access to many of them. Earlier in the year, in Twitter and Facebook and Buzz!

2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact 2010 in Review Part 1: Top 10 C4LPT resources Happy Christmas! 2010 in Review Part 2: My 10 favourite resources in 2010 On December 22, 2010, in Uncategorized , by Jane Hart In this the second part of my Review of 2010 I am going to present my 10 favourite resources that I have posted on my Pick of the Day (JPOD) and Social Media for Working and Learning (SMWL) blogs this year. 

Top 20 viral videos

Jane Hart

Blog C4LPT Jane Hart Advice Workshops Social Learning Handbook Resources Contact Walk the Net Alternatives for Dimdim Top 20 viral videos On January 8, 2011, in Uncategorized , YouTube , by Jane Hart I was alerted to a list of top viral videos by a recent article in the Guardian. The Viral Video Chart is based on a count of the embedded videos and links on approximately two million blogs, as well as Facebook and Twitter.

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Self-publishing Checklist for New Authors

Kitaboo

You can leverage social media to promote your eBook. Also use audio-visual media for promotion, for instance, YouTube videos, which you can share on WhatsApp, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and your other social media profiles. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

Porn, weed and fireworks

E-Learning Provocateur

The idea of the Human Brochure was to invite 250 social media-savvy people to Canberra; feed them; shelter them; and cart them around to several major tourist attractions. The point of the exercise was for us to share our thoughts, opinions and experiences with our followers on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. Glass making demo at the Canberra Glassworks #HumanBrochure twitpic.com/b81aae — Ryan Tracey (@ryantracey) October 28, 2012.

Porn, weed and fireworks

E-Learning Provocateur

The idea of the Human Brochure was to invite 250 social media-savvy people to Canberra; feed them; shelter them; and cart them around to several major tourist attractions. The point of the exercise was for us to share our thoughts, opinions and experiences with our followers on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram. Glass making demo at the Canberra Glassworks #HumanBrochure twitpic.com/b81aae — Ryan Tracey (@ryantracey) October 28, 2012.

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10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

TechSmith Camtasia

Social media video. Social media video can be presented in a variety of formats or styles. These types of video are designed to share on a social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. One feature all social media videos should have in common, though, is captions (if your video features someone talking). Demo video. A demo video illustrates how your product works by showing off its functionality in action.

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B2B Video Guide: 8 Must-Dos (and 2 Don’ts) for Success

TechSmith Camtasia

Andy Crestodina is a speaker, content marketer, author, and co-founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Orbit Media , a web design and development company. He has ten years of experience creating videos for blog posts he writes, for use on social media, and more. via Orbit Media.

6 Ways to Have an Awesome Lectora User Conference – #LUC2014

eLearning Brothers

Vendors are there for a few reasons – to drive sales, to demo their newest products, to grow their brand, etc. When I first started going to professional development, training, and learning conferences, I found out a great way to learn more than I would have otherwise was to engage others at the coffee socials and between sessions. Be a Social MEDIA Butterfly, #LUC2014. Going along with that, exchange Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social media info with others.

5 Ways to Improve Medical Continuing Education Courses

EthosCE

For example, 65% of people are visual learners, according to a study from the Social Science Research Network, so more course providers have incorporated video and interactive content into their online continuing education courses. Bring in social media.

Online Course Marketing: Tips for selling more courses and increasing your revenue

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

A course sales page is the webpage that has all the details about your course; an overview, a little bit about the trainer and any social proof. Testimonials: as a form of social proof. Social media. If you haven’t already, we strongly suggest that you get on social media as this will be a key component of your online course marketing strategy. Choose Facebook for creating a page and a group for your users. Facebook.

7 Essential Skills & Training Tools For Trainers

TalentLMS

Social media. and others aren’t ( looking at you, Facebook! ). Authoring tools are software platforms that let trainers incorporate a variety of media (including video) to create engaging and interactive courses. Social media. This might sound a bit odd but social media can prove to be really powerful training and development tools. You should also capitalize on the characteristics of the social media you’ve chosen.

Virtual Bookshelf: Your All-You-Can-Read Digital Library

Kitaboo

As social media fatigue sets in with sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter etc., Some bookshelves also support course materials with rich media and interactivity, such as quizzes and videos, which make learning more interesting. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

Introducing Our New Website

Allego

Whether you read a blog post, download an asset, or request a demo, we have fresh content we hope will keep you coming back for more. Request a demo and see Allego’s modern learning platform in action. Follow us on Social Media: LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter and Instagram.

3 Ways Millennials Learn Better

Gnowbe

Scrolling through Facebook? Social media understands the new pattern of human behavior. Click here to request a free demo of how our platform can deliver your training program, or view our library of available courses. How we can make full use of a short attention span. Scrolling through Instagram? Nothing new. Twitter? Nothing. Let’s go back to Instagram. Sounds familiar?

The Best Social Learning Approaches To Your Onboarding Program

Wizcabin

There are several best social learning approaches that you can utilize to deliver your onboarding program , and social learning is one of them. Let’s explore a few tips to determine the best social learning approach for your onboarding program.

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Which brings us to the question as to the start of how to craft, design, and lay the foundation of using the social media platform as an effective engagement tool in the sphere of learning? As the White House Chief Digital Officer Jason Goldman avers: “The advantage of these platforms over traditional media is that they’re very measurable. That’s what is fundamental to rolling-out social media learning at workplace or embedding it into an existing LMS environment.

What is Educational Marketing & How to Use it to Grow with Examples

learnWorlds

Browse social media to find what your audience is concerned/talks about. For one, there is social media as content marketing and social media go hand-in-hand. 3 Content and Social Media Planner.

7 Solutions to Enhance Engagement in Your Compliance Training

Kitaboo

People today are bombarded with information on their social media pages, messaging apps and there’s a constant stream of notifications on their mobile phones. Integrate Social Media Elements. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

8 Ways to Keep Members of Societies Engaged in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

Leverage Social Media. Social media is a free and useful tool with high engagement rate that you can use to connect with members of the association. Use platforms like Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn etc., This will help you to not only engage with your current members but also attract new members on social media sites. These photographs and videos can be used on social media platforms or embedded in email campaigns.

Collaborative Learning in the Workplace

Docebo

This generation of learners is more social than they’ve ever been before. Social media, and namely YouTube, have changed the game and made everyone more accessible. What all of these have in common is that they promote productivity through social and collaborative experiences.

9 Ways Content Analytics Can Help Publishers and Authors

Kitaboo

The importance of content analytics can be determined by the fact that social media platforms now allow individual users to track their content performance using analytics. Right from Facebook to Instagram, users can see the post reach and impressions made, helping them plan a better content strategy to increase their audience base. Interaction with Social Media. Almost every publisher and author uses social media to inform readers of their newest publication.

3 Ways Millennials Learn Better

Gnowbe

Scrolling through Facebook? Social media understands the new pattern of human behavior. Click here to request a free demo of how our platform can deliver your training program, or view our library of available courses. How we can make full use of a short attention span. Scrolling through Instagram? Nothing new. Twitter? Nothing. Let’s g o back to Instagram. Sounds familiar?

11 Types of Videos You Can Make Right Now

TechSmith Camtasia

In fact, Facebook Live videos can really boost your content marketing efforts. Create videos that get customers or staff excited about an event, an opportunity, or a product or service launch (like a demo video ). See how Virgin Media used video to capture years of personal knowledge from 150 retiring colleagues with the help of TechSmith Snagit. Social Media. Social media video has stopping power.

Do you want to predict learners’ path?

Origin Learning

This advanced technology product solution leverages the social media effectively by allowing employees to learn and upgrade their skills anywhere and at any time! So, if you are looking at improving productivity of a learner profile, which constantly adjusts to the latest digital bandwidth (Facebook, YouTube etc), then Konnect is a product that has tapped the power of social media from a learner engagement perspective.

Sell your courses online with course management software

Arlo Training & Events Software

Promoting your course with social media. Love it or hate it, social media is a powerful way to promote your course and get people on your website. The beautiful thing about social media is that a lot of it can be done for free.

22 Reasons Why WordPress+LearnDash is the Best for an Online School

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

In addition, the best LearnDash themes have highly engaging designs and quick-setup demos which help you take your school online in the least possible time. Ready website demos to get started. Just replace the demo content with your own content, and you’ll be good to go! #7.

The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

Users can upload their videos straight to YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook, and Screencast. Like Wideo, Powtoon is a template-based tool that helps you create software training demos, landing page videos, How To’s videos, tutorials, etc.

LMS for Marketing Associations

Association eLearning

State associations and education providers around the country are scrambling to coordinate seminars and workshops to educate marketing professionals on everything from social media to advertising and public relations. Supports blended and social learning with courses that can include scheduled live events and webinars, self-paced interactive learning, discussions and social networking accounts, like Twitter. Share this on Facebook.

Tune in LIVE to 48 in 24: Tips, interviews, behind the scenes

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ll talk with two “Tweeteorologists” about how they use visual and social tools for weather forecasting. Mari Smith (@marismith | Facebook page ). Facebook marketing expert, speaker, and author. Topic: Using visuals well on social channels. Social media marketing keynote speaker, speaker hall of fame, author Klout Matters. Topic: Using social media to grow your personal learning network. Social media innovation.