Facebook’s New Streaming Service: What You Need to Know

OpenSesame

There has been a lot of buzz within and outside of the tech community about live streaming. 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. In early August, Facebook announced its release of a live streaming feature, Live , similar to Twitter’s Periscope and Snapchat’s Snapchat Live and Snapchat Story.

Pros and Cons of Facebook Groups for Your Business

LearnDash

Facebook Groups have risen in popularity recently. I don’t know about you, but recently I have seen a meteoric rise in the number of companies that are using Facebook Groups for customer community building. If you’re interested you can join the LearnDash Facebook group here. After spending a bit of time in this Facebook group and others I have really started to think about the impact these groups have on a business. PROs to Using Facebook Groups.

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Evaluating Facebook and Twitter for e-Learning

eFront

Facebook and Twitter. So how about Facebook, which also allows you to post videos but on top of that offers a lot of extra capabilities, including Group pages, wall posts, personal messages, and the ability to embed fully interactive applications (including the ability to monetize them)? Facebook itself downplays the breadth of Facebook apps, giving emphasis only to gaming (to the point that the central Facebook page one goes to download apps only mentions games).

The Future of Streaming – Get Ahead of the Curve

Abila

Since Flash was now a potential security threat, the tech-wizards also deduced RTMP streaming protocol – the way video is carried from one place to another – also needed to go. While simple, on-demand video delivery is solved with HTML5, the industry is still attempting to solve for the use of HTML5 in live streaming. There are large technical hurdles that need to be overcome, and major video streaming content delivery network (CDN) providers are struggling to get up to speed. .

Activity Streams

Jay Cross

An activity stream is a mash-up of an individual’s or organization’s feeds. As people use various different web sites to blog, update their status, post their location, or photos, sites and tools have emerged to aggregate these various actions into a continuous eclectic stream of activities. Activity stream aggregators typically republish activities in reverse chronological order, independent of type of activity. Last week, Google, Facebook, Nokia, Yahoo!,

Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise.

Dashe & Thomson

Social Learning Blog Training and Performance Improvement in the Real World Home About Bios Subscribe to RSS Facebook or Kanye West: Which Pop Icon Has a Future in Enterprise Learning? Another subject I’ve never heard anyone say they hate is Facebook. Some don’t like it in comparison to other social media outlets, many choose not to use it, but again, I’ve never heard the word “hate” in conjunction with “Facebook.” Maybe a couple of you do hate Facebook.

How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook)

Coffee and Design

Originally posted by Derek Brown on LinkedIn How To Dethrone Google, and Who Will Likely Do It (Hint: Not Facebook). No one will beat Google at their own game of traditional search, a great email client, aggregation of video content, or a robust advertising stream. but Twitter has much more staying power than Facebook. Really enjoyed your post @derekbrown. As Google already is, they must fight to maintain the value that they have built for their market.

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Don’t use Facebook for teaching your class – use Edmodo!

E-Learning Acupuncture

I had never heard of it until it flew across my twitter stream in a posting from a colleague. Its safe and easy Facebook-like interface allows the class to collaborate, connect, share content, access homework, etc. There has been a lot of controversy about the appropriateness of teachers 'friending' their students on Facebook. social networking class facebookIf you are like me, you probably had not heard about Edmodo until right now.

Facebook--Good for Your Memory: Twitter--Not So Much

Kapp Notes

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

Delivering streaming video to mobile devices

TechSmith Camtasia

Leave a comment on this post or find us on Twitter , Facebook , or our new Q&A forum. Photo credit: AdamKR. As you may know, the world of online video is going through some upheaval right now with at least two competing views of how embedded video should be delivered. And mobile video is at the center of the fracas. Apple doesn't allow Flash--the technology commonly used by websites to deliver online video--to run on Apple devices such as the iPad or iPhone.

Facebook? How? Why?

Learning Rocks

Partly because I've been busy, but partly because, inspired by Drew Meyers , I joined Facebook a few weeks ago - after all, who could resist a line like "How Facebook is completely changing the internet." Ever since I have had a steady stream of people getting in touch. What I'm less certain about is the idea that Facebook itself is the ideal place to do this (or here or here ). I've been out of the loop for a while.

Facebook? How? Why?

Learning Rocks

Partly because I've been busy, but partly because, inspired by Drew Meyers , I joined Facebook a few weeks ago - after all, who could resist a line like "How Facebook is completely changing the internet." Ever since I have had a steady stream of people getting in touch. What I'm less certain about is the idea that Facebook itself is the ideal place to do this (or here or here ). I've been out of the loop for a while.

How to Record the Perfect Live Streaming Video

TechSmith Camtasia

We are bombarded with live video from Facebook, live streaming webinars , and streaming on YouTube. More importantly, how can you capture this live streaming content so it’s not all lost in the internet’s void? You can easily capture or record live streaming video and share it with your friends, your coworkers, or save it for later viewing. If you want to record online videos, you’ll probably want to both video and audio of the video stream.

How To Record Live Streaming Video

TechSmith Camtasia

We are bombarded with live video from Facebook, live streaming in Snapchat, and streaming on YouTube. Watch “You Can Easily Record a Live Stream Video” on YouTube. We are bombarded with live video from Facebook, live streaming in Snapchat, and streaming on YouTube. You can easily capture or record live streaming video and share it with your friends, your coworkers, or save it for later viewing. Do you feel overwhelmed by video?

How to Launch a Successful Online Course MVP, Generate Multiple Income Streams, and Build a Team with Divi Community Leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios

LifterLMS

How to launch a successful online course MVP, generate multiple income streams, and build a team with Divi community leader David Blackmon of Aspen Grove Studios in this episode of LMScast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. You can also find him on Instagram , Twitter , and Facebook. So, I was one of the first ten members of the original Divi Facebook group. David Blackmon: Well, yeah, I mean on Facebook alone there’s close to a 100 000 people in Facebook groups.

6 Steps to Printing Money at Your Association with eLearning

Association eLearning

And how can associations generate a new, profitable revenue stream AND create higher member engagement? Share this on Facebook. It’s no secret that associations want higher member retention, increased non-dues revenue, and a unique value-add members can’t get anywhere else. The question is: what’s so sticky that members will renew year after year just to have access to and be willing to be extra for?

Measuring Your Association’s eLearning ROI

Association eLearning

Share this on Facebook. There is a lot of talk about the return on investment (ROI) of eLearning within the corporate training and development world, but less emphasis is put on this performance indicator in the association space. Still, whether your organization is not-for-profit (or what I prefer to call “for purpose”) or not, it’s important to understand where your eLearning investment is most impactful and how it has helped your association meet its goals.

My professional use of social media and communication tools

Challenge to Learn

Flipboard is a mobile app that creates a magazine like interface on several streams. These streams can be fed by other tools like Twitter, Linkedin and Google reader and I love it. I have a private Facebook account too, but I hardly use it. We now use Facebook more for announcements and things like that. I noticed that I use more and more social media tools and different tools to communicate. Maybe I use too many of them.

3 Reasons Why Trainers Don’t Need Social Media

Learning Rebels

Join a Facebook group with other relevant people, follow L&D industry pages. Here is the ATD facebook page , the Learning Rebels page – it doesn’t matter which L&D person or company you follow. Through live streaming, facetime, periscope, Facebook video. Information about how to start on twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, LinkedIn are literally a google question or YouTube video away.

Tips for Successful Event Capture

Abila

If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Abila on Twitter , Facebook , Google+ and Linkedin. ONLINE LEARNING content library event capture live streaming online learning video production services virtual conferencing webcasting Xperience 2018Between the venue, speakers, catering, and marketing, associations spend millions of dollars each year hosting continuing education events and conferences. So, why not get more bang for all those bucks?

What Apps and Cell Phones Are Caption Friendly?

3Play Media

When it comes to video streaming apps and network apps, captioning is something they already do, so naturally, all their content, including app content, comes with captions. Apps like Facebook, SnapChat , and YouTube allow caption toggling. Which Network Streaming Apps Allow Closed Caption Toggling? Which Video Streaming Apps Allow Closed Caption Toggling? Facebook. ?. ?. Practically everything we do today can be done on our cell phones.

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5 Ways to Interact with Your Online Students

LearnDash

Live stream on social media. Live streams allow students to feel like they are part of something that is happening right now. Watching a live stream can therefore be much more exciting than working through a series of pre-recorded videos. During a live stream on social media, students can also leave comments and questions that the presenters can respond to in real time. You can use either YouTube or Facebook Live to stream live content to your students.

One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming. I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing.

Our Take on Google+

E-learning Uncovered

If I were to start over, I could see using Google+ over Facebook or Twitter. JU: I think it’s the best of Twitter plus the best of Facebook. But Google+ also encourages deeper communication by having no character limit and keeping the whole conversation in one place (one strength of Facebook). The comparison to Facebook is tougher. For me, the biggest difference between Facebook and Google+ is really a mindset, not a specific feature.

3 Ways to Transform the Growth Trajectory of Your Online Course From Linear to Exponential

Client Engagement Academy

And on top of that, you’re probably frustrated with investing thousands of dollars in Facebook Ads and having a website that hasn’t really been doing a good job of generating leads. I’ve seen it a thousand times… You might be a seasoned coach, a best-selling author or a well-renowned speaker but when it comes to building and managing an online course, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the complexities and nuances of directing people through your system.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

A properly used LMS can even become a money maker for your association, providing a non-dues revenue stream for you as well as valuable training for your members. Share this on Facebook. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). To help explain, let me present a little scenario. Johnson!” Your boss calls to you. Assuming your last name is Johnson, otherwise insert your name here). “I’ve I’ve got some great news!

Top 10 Learning Tools for 2019

Clark Quinn

There’s also a steady stream of the latest news. Social media (read: LinkedIn/Facebook): places where I hang with my colleagues, ask questions, and see what dialogs are going on. It’s time again for Jane Hart’s Top Learning Tools Survey , so it’s time for my personal list (and for you to submit yours). Here goes! WordPress: my first learning tool is this blog. Here’s where I lay out my ideas.

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Our Take on Google+

E-learning Uncovered

If I were to start over, I could see using Google+ over Facebook or Twitter. JU: I think it’s the best of Twitter plus the best of Facebook. But Google+ also encourages deeper communication by having no character limit and keeping the whole conversation in one place (one strength of Facebook). The comparison to Facebook is tougher. For me, the biggest difference between Facebook and Google+ is really a mindset, not a specific feature.

Capturing the moment

Learning with e's

An old friend was good enough to scan them and post them up to Facebook so we could all share the memories. Sites such as Picasa, Flickr and Facebook are full of shared images, many that have been posted to the web within seconds of being taken. It is about recognising that although time is a constantly onward moving stream, we are able to share our common thoughts, emotions, hopes and aspirations as we encounter each other within it. Photographs are very powerful things.

Social Media Strategy thoughts

Clark Quinn

Here is some thoughts about how that maps out in two areas: Facebook, and Twitter. So, for example, you might stream out an interesting bit of the day. Facebook. The same is true of a FaceBook page. There are different ways to be on Facebook: as a static page, or as a ‘presence’ with dialogs, groups, etc. Twitter/Facebook Integration. Your tweets should drive traffic to the Facebook site, but not exclusively.

I’ve got your content right here

Clark Quinn

They had a Facebook page, and a twitter account, and a blog they had a placeholder for, and they couldn’t figure out how they were going to populate these. They were naturally concerned about what to blog, what to put on the Facebook page, what they would tweet about, and how they’d get the content for it, and keep it up. And there was a regular stream of events that occurred.

Multi-Channel Content Strategies: Are You Making the Most of Every Opportunity?

Abila

After all, thanks to advances in live streaming, webcasting, and other virtual event technologies, it’s now remarkably easy and affordable to implement multiple delivery modes. For example, when NCACPA leaders saw that in-person seminar attendance was declining, they added live streaming as a complementary delivery channel. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Abila on Twitter , Facebook , Google+ and Linkedin. Does your association offer location-based events?

10 Tips to Earn Money as an eLearning Professional

Trivantis

LinkedIn and Facebook, as well as other social media sites, are great places to network online. I also encourage you to join us on Facebook (with more than 26,000 Likers), Twitter (with more than 52,000 followers), and Google Plus (with more than 3,500 members) to find like-minded eLearning professionals who may be able to help you along the way. In fact, you could build an extensive eLearning course library that has the potential to bring a stream of income.

How to Easily Create Powerful Customer Education

Spark Your Interest

Creating an extra revenue stream. And they are very different from Facebook or LinkedIn. While an average person might casually spend time on Facebook, members of private communities invest time with a purposeful mindset.

Networked noughties 2006-2009

Learning with e's

In September 2006, Facebook came late to the party, but within a short time (March 2008) it overhauled Myspace as the world's favourite social networking tool. Facebook now attracts more thrid party apps than you can shake a stick at, including popular games such as Mafia Wars and FarmVille. Tags: YouTube Nintendo Wii Twitter FaceBook This is a continuation from yesterday's post and the last in my series on the technological innovations of the last decade.

The 15+7 Best Webinar Platforms: Comparison Guide for 2020

learnWorlds

It sends webinar invites on social media – Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. The best thing about it is its unique live-streaming capabilities that allow you to host massive events with up to 10,000 participants and its interactive features – chat, polls, and Q&A.

Build the map that lets your learners Discover, Coach & Share

Docebo

Like Facebook or Instagram, users won’t engage in the platform if they don’t find something that interests them. Learning is an ongoing discovery. One that takes us down winding learning paths and allows us to uncover exciting new insights.