I can’t use Facebook
MAY 27, 2014
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What Can eLearning Learn from Facebook?
JULY 27, 2016
In February 2016, Facebook celebrated its 12 th birthday. According to data released by Facebook, at the end of December 2015, there were 1.59 billion monthly Facebook users. For better or worse, Facebook inspires discussion among friends, family members—and even among foes.
efront LMS integration with Facebook
MAY 20, 2013
Lately we’ve been talking a lot about using Facebook as a learning platform. Facebook Integration. eFront allows users to connect to the platform via their Facebook account. If the eFront user changes his/her status this change is also reflected on his/her Facebook profile.
Want ‘Facebook’ In Your LMS?
JUNE 7, 2011
I need ‘Facebook’…. Of late one of the things I’ve heard from prospects and clients is “I need Facebook in my LMS. ‘Facebook’ is just the metaphor…. I believe Facebook is just a metaphor of the changing times. Do you want Facebook in your LMS?
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
This all sounds great, but what is social learning and is it reliant on Facebook. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital.
The drama of Facebook
Learning with e's
MARCH 6, 2014
The world''s largest and most successful social network, Facebook - celebrated its tenth anniversary in February 2014. Facebook is a social phenomenon that cannot be ignored. One social anthropologist in particular might have had a great deal to say about the Facebook effect.
Stuart Crabb of Facebook #ASTDTK12
JANUARY 26, 2012
Facebook didn’t invent that, just created a great tool. He’s using Facebook timeline to tell the story). 1970 Marshall McLuhan ‘the medium is the message’ 1995 The Internet 2004 Facebook and the social graph – the social layer of the internet which allows people to connect and share. People want the opportunity to share and connect – this is why it’s taken off, not because Facebook created this amazing product… Newsfeed – sharing the story of what your friends are doing.
The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals: 16 Golden Tips to Follow
JUNE 22, 2015
Facebook may be perceived as a distraction for online learning audiences. In this article, I’ll share a Facebook guide for eLearning professionals explaining why Facebook is such a powerful eLearning tool. The Ultimate Facebook Guide for eLearning Professionals.
Using Facebook as a learning platform
APRIL 26, 2013
Let’s start this post by stating that Facebook was not actually created as a learning platform, it can however clearly be used to enhance and support elearning. We have written about Facebook apps for elearning before in this post!
Quick Review of Izzui – The Facebook LMS
AUGUST 1, 2013
Facebook is being used for a whole lot more than comments and pictures these days. Not too long ago, an ambitious Facebook app called Izzui came about with the goal of allowing people the opportunity to create and sell training on the world’s most popular social networking platform.
Facebook to Train Employees on Political Bias
JUNE 28, 2016
Several former Facebook news curators this spring told Gizmodo they regularly downplayed conservative news stories on the platform’s trending news section despite the fact that such articles were trending on their own among the site’s more than 100 billion users.
Facebook for e-Learning
NOVEMBER 7, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 11/07/2010 Facebook for e-Learning Facebook objective is " to help you connect and share with the people in your life ".
Facebook for Educators
JULY 27, 2011
I have in past postings made both positive and not so positive remarks regarding the use of Facebook as part of course delivery. Given all this, I do still continue to see articles and postings where clearly the application has worked well, then the other day I came across a YouTube video ‘ The Basics of a Facebook Page for Educators’ If you have not seen this for yourself then I can recommend it as a good starter.
Facebook as a Learning Platform
OCTOBER 15, 2007
Facebook seems to be coming up everywhere the past few weeks. The most recent, which finally got me to post, was a Stephen Downes post - I'm Majoring in Facebook, How about You? The class has each student creating applications in Facebook and presenting to potential investors.
This Week on #TalkTech: Microsoft’s Nightmare, Training at Facebook and Google Shortens Attention Spans
DECEMBER 6, 2012
Topic 1: How might real life training exercises like Facebook’s “hackathon” be applied to other industries? October was CyberSecurity awareness week, and Facebook was not pulling any punches. Mashable: Facebook Hacks Its Employees to Teach Lessons on Cyber Attacks.
Facebook--Good for Your Memory: Twitter--Not So Much
OCTOBER 1, 2009
A study recently released by Dr. Tracy Alloway of Scotland’s University of Stirling found that using Facebook stretches a person's “working memory” (short-term or recent memory), while Twitter, YouTube and text messaging tend to weaken it. She states in the article, Facebook 'enhances intelligence' but Twitter 'diminishes it', claims psychologist The ''instant'' nature of texting, Twitter and YouTube was not healthy for working memory. ''On
Jing Goes to Facebook!
APRIL 6, 2010
There's been an update for all free and Pro Jing users - you can now post your Jing screen captures and screencasts right to your Facebook wall! Calling all Jing users!
Developing Leaders in the Facebook Age
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
How we connect — in person, through blogs, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, or through other methods of online collaboration — says more about us than we may realize. To develop leaders in the Facebook era requires that learning professionals create offerings to enable the proper mix of all these ingredients as well as help to ensure leaders can connect through multiple mediums.
How to Lead the Facebook Generation
DECEMBER 12, 2011
Gary Hamel, in his weekly WSJ.com blog, writes about the Facebook generation and ways fortune Fortune 500 companies aren’t prepared to deal with this new crop of workers. Training Help Uncategorized employees facebook management workers
So You Just Facebook All Day? Screenshots and Social Media Marketing
AUGUST 16, 2016
When I describe what I do as ‘social media’ my friends and family immediately start the jokes about browsing Facebook all day and getting paid for it. The post So You Just Facebook All Day? Social media marketers are often misunderstood.
Introducing Beginning Facebook for Business
FEBRUARY 1, 2013
OpenSesame is excited to announce the release of Beginning Facebook for Business. As part of our mission to provide individuals and organizations with a broad variety of elearning courses, OpenSesame wants to share our passion for social media with you.
Sell Courses Using Facebook Ads
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
However, Facebook has now emerged as the “go-to” advertising platform. Problem is, Facebook advertising can be intimidating. Wondering where to learn about Facebook advertising?
Facebook’s New Streaming Service: What You Need to Know
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
From Snapchat’s debut in 2011 to Twitter’s ugly war with Meerkat and its later acquisition of the streaming service, Periscope , Facebook is now tentatively entering the live streaming market. Currently, Facebook is allowing celebrities to post live video content to their News Feeds.
A Text-Book App for Facebook well…mostly for iPad
AUGUST 11, 2011
Kno (pronounced “Know ) is a company that produces an application to for digital text books for downloading onto iPads, eReaders, the web and now for Facebook. So Facebook textbooks make perfect sense in that context.
Part 2: Using Facebook as a learning platform (videos)
APRIL 30, 2013
For those who missed last week’s post “ Part 1: Using Facebook as a learning platform ” we shared some important links for instructors interested in using Facebook with students. eLearning Learning Social Media Facebook
Thumbs up: Integrating eFrontPro with Facebook
JUNE 14, 2016
In this post we’ll have a look at yet another authentication option — integrating eFrontPro with Facebook, so that you can have your users log in through their Facebook accounts. Facebook you say? Getting your Facebook on.
A Parents' Guide to Facebook
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
JANUARY 4, 2011
Facebook has become the defacto communication tool for many families. Before you cut your kids loose on the interwebs with a facebook account, you should educate yourself a little. Its a great tool, and powerful beyond the basic capabilities.
Most Employers Check Facebook, Twitter of Job Applicants
OCTOBER 3, 2013
3 Sixty four percent of bosses admit to searching Facebook or Twitter to check the suitability of potential employees, according to new research by Peninsula Business Services, an employment law consultancy. In a survey of 3,522 employers Peninsula found 64 percent of bosses checked personally or asked a fellow worker to check the suitability of a candidate using Facebook or Twitter.
App Fusion: Learning Face-off with Facebook by Terrence Wing
Learning Solutions Magazine
JANUARY 5, 2011
The enormous and growing numbers of Facebook users create an opportunity for e-Learning. Facebook Developer API allows you to change Facebook's functionality from a Content Management. Here's how to bend Facebook to your will! System (CMS) to a Learning Management System (LMS). Blended Development Strategies Instructional Design Learning 2.0 Learning Systems (LMS/LCMS) Social Media
How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook)
Coffee and Design
MAY 29, 2014
Originally posted by Derek Brown on LinkedIn How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook). but Twitter has much more staying power than Facebook. Really enjoyed your post @derekbrown.
RenRen.com: The Facebook of China’s Younger Generation
APRIL 18, 2012
While Chinese social networkers don’t have access to Facebook and Twitter, they use a variety of Chinese applications to make the most of the opportunities provided by online social networks.
AppFusion: Facebook – The Social LMS Benchmark by Terrence Wing
Learning Solutions Magazine
OCTOBER 5, 2011
Facebook’s recent changes have been somewhat controversial, but they demonstrate the evolution of social infrastructure.
DECEMBER 1, 2015
As you can tell from the latest graph of Facebook likes, the pride of the nation is still getting licked by the ice-cream cowboy.
Learnlets » Facebook Apprenticeship
SEPTEMBER 3, 2008
The eLearning Guild Facebook Page
Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development
MARCH 30, 2011
Learning Solutions 2011 was captured in pictures! Lots of great memories came rushing back. Whether you were there or not, you've got to check out the Guild's FB page with all the great Learning Solutions 2011 content. Don't forget to LIKE it! Amplify’d from www.facebook.com The eLearning Guild The eLearning Guild Learning Solutions Conference & Expo 2011 19 new photos 5 hours ago · Like Unlike · · View Feedback (7) Hide Feedback (7) · Share 6 people like this.
Creating Secret Facebook Groups to Create Class Discussion
OCTOBER 16, 2014
When looking to find an effective method to create discussion for your class, training, or just group discussion, creating a Facebook group is a great way to do this. When you create a secret group this hides the group and all its content from anyone else on Facebook. Here are the steps you need to take to create your private Facebook group. Login to your Facebook account. Click the “Create Group” option in the left sidebar on your Facebook homepage.