Social Bookmarking: Your Favorites Really Want to be Free

Mike Taylor

You wanted to access a bookmark on your work computer from home (Or vice versa). You couldn’t find a bookmark you know you saved because there are too many or you didn’t remember which folder you put it in. Social bookmarking can solve all of those problems and bring you additional benefits you probably haven’t even thought of. Your first question may be, “What the heck is social bookmarking?”. What is Social Bookmarking?

Web feats 1: Social bookmarking

Learning with e's

There are many social web tools that I have adopted into my every day practice. Over the next few days I want to list my top social web tools (my Web feats) - the ones I probably couldn't do without. Here's the first in the series: Social Bookmarking. There are a number of other social bookmarking services available including Diigo , Connotea (academic users), and Citeulike (for referencing) and recommender sites wuch as Stumbledupon , Reddit and Digg.

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Top Ten Tools for Learning 2014

Experiencing eLearning

Diigo is my social bookmarking option. Diigo automatically generates my ID and e-Learning bookmarks posts. My business website and portfolio were also built with WordPress. Jane Hart is collecting her eighth annual list of top tools for learning. You can vote for your top tools until September 19, 2014. I haven’t done my list in a few years, but you can see my past lists from 2011 , 2009 , 2008 , and 2007.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | July 30, 2021

Mike Taylor

Extract Pics is a website that lets you browse and download images from a website. LinkRoll is a social bookmark manager where you can easily share and organize your bookmarks in a visual and intuitive way.

Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Later in the day I was working with some people who were not that efficient at using the web and wanted to show them what I regard as an essential web tool, , the social bookmarking application. I reached out to the laptop, not my own, to try to open up my I use the Bookmarks feature to put these in the order I want them in, and to shorten their names so I can squeeze more on. Saving to Social bookmarking Post #4 Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Intel Launches social media experience Open Port" (PodTech)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Theories and Models Of and For Online Learning" (First Monday) | Main | "A Win-Win Scenario: Game School Aims to Engage and Educate" (WIRED) » August 31, 2007 "Intel Launches social media experience Open Port" (PodTech) ( Link ) "Corporate Websites are losing a bit of relevance," says Bob Duffy,Intels online community strategist. Clay Shirky My latest additions to

Authentic Learning in Online Courses

E-Learning Acupuncture

The videos are all accessible from the website devoted to the book so even without access to the book at this moment, in about 30 minutes time, I have gleaned a reasonable amount of comprehension about her process. The website contains more than just videos. One very interesting item is a link to a shared Diigo group on Authentic Learning where people can share resources on the topic together using social bookmarking.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): The Tool Kit Edition

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Mindmapping Mindmaps by Using a Mindmap (and additional aliterations) | Main | Live from Adaptive Paths UX » August 12, 2007 The Tool Kit Edition Alright.lets clear out those tabs Ive been holding on to for too long now. 100 websites you should know and use (via the TED Blog ) 13 Online Generators for Web 2.0 Clay Shirky My latest additions to

Top 100 Tools For Learning 2010 – C4LPT Survey

Upside Learning

The final list of top 100 tools for learning for 2010 is now out on Jane Hart’s website. Delicious – social bookmarking tool. Facebook – social networking site. Some observations: The top 10 is like a who’s who of social and informal learning tools. The complete list has a very strong bias towards social tools.

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Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How

Upside Learning

It will also be serialized as HTM pages that can be accessed through the Upside Learning website. If you liked this paper, please recommend it on your blog, twitter feed, and social bookmarking service. It’s everywhere – these varied conversations about learning games and the spending of millions of dollars to further the state of art in learning games.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. There are two main types of tools for building a Professional Learning Network: information aggregation and social media connection. Google Reader ) collect information from various websites in one area.

The Connected Educator: Building a Professional Learning Network

Allison Rossett

Here is a way for people to turn their interest in lifelong, independent learning AND social connections into a way of life. It took 40 years, but with the invention of the Internet and social media tools, Licklider & Taylor’s predication has come true. There are two main types of tools for building a Professional Learning Network: information aggregation and social media connection. Google Reader ) collect information from various websites in one area.

How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 2

Your Training Edge

and the rapid rise of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other communications platforms have made one thing abundantly clear: Everything is social. As the workforce grows to include more Millennials – digital natives who spend nearly four hours per day on social networking sites – the social impact on training cannot be overstated. Course discussion forums are the most basic type of social platform used in MOOCs, but they are powerful tools and almost all MOOCs have them.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | November 9, 2018

Mike Taylor

He talks about a new learning model driven by machine intelligence, micro-learning, and new video and social platforms like LinkedIn Learning that are helping companies upskill and transform their workforces. Social Bookmarking: Your Favorites Really Want to be Free. Social bookmarking is a better way to save the websites and online resources you want to keep track of. TLDR: If you’re short on time grab this quick start guide to social bookmarking.

Free and Easy Chart Creation Tool

eLearning Cyclops

You can quickly create a chart, save it, and add it to a course, website or blog. They also provide numerous avenues of sharing your chart (URL, e-mail link to chart, social bookmarking, Twitter, etc.). Here is a free, practical tool for creating charts. provides an incredibly easy to use web-based tool for creating charts, including bar, pie, line and area charts.

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Live Blogging WordCamp - Day2

Web Tools for Learners

promote your content - network, social bookmarking & sharing, comment on other blogs, Twitter etc., software - iMovie, Avid (free version available on their website), Premier, be careful of the lighting, lots of light or outside, look & sound are important. syndicate to iTunes, BlipTV, Yahoo Video,, mdialogue, tubemogul - highly recommended, includes stats. Our awesome M.C. Matthieu. Keeping WordPress Secure - Mark Jaquith. link].

The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

Diigo - or any other social bookmarker Diigo is very important to keep track off your online sources. An alternative to this bookmark tool is delicious. Google - and Google plus Everybody can google, but you can always learn new boolean tips to Google better (did you know that if you Google video site: Google search for content on the website Ning is a social network, but it can also be a LMS (Learning Management System) such as Moodle.

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eLearning Template Bundle for Articulate Presenter

eLearning Brothers

BONUS: Reuse the templates over and over again in multiple courses…or even other websites and presentations. Share this on 8 Flash games, 1 PowerPoint eLearning course style theme , 1 Flash Interactions Pack included in this bundle AND 1 Articulate Presenter Course Skin! These are PowerPoint and Flash based templates that are super easy to update. Each template is fully customizable in Flash and PowerPoint (we give you the source files).

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Websites. Social SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Social Mentoring/ coaching. Social Websites? Social Books? Social Collaborative projects. Social Wikis. Social Blogs (written/ video). Social Micro-blogging. Social Social bookmarking, ranking/rating/tagging.

Creating Learning Spaces in Second Life

Kapp Notes

Blogs and Websites --Turn to these blogs for tips, services and tools when setting up a learning space in Second Life. You may want to add this list to your favorite social bookmarking tool. This morning I received an email message from, Fiona, who provided me with a really interesting link to 50 Tips and Tricks to Create a Learning Space in Second Life.

Some Tools for Social Learning and How they Help Learning

Kapp Notes

Here is a table with some tools for social learning, short description of the tool, the best use for social learning for the tool and some examples. Wiki software is often used to create collaborative websites. Social Bookmarking. What makes it social is that, with the right permissions, individuals on the network can view all of the tagged articles and blog entries and see which were tagged the most. Social Network.

In which ways do you use social media for your own learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning

I met Niel van Meeuwen some time ago when we talked about using social media in learning trajectories. Question Niel put on Twitter is: in which way do you use social media in your own learning or the learning of others? Answers on twitter: It mostly helps me to link to new, unexpected thoughts, people, websites. I have à lot of followers and I ask them to RT Social media keep my son away from learning math and grammar.

Connectivism and the modern learner

E-Learning Provocateur

Consider the following: Create a social bookmarking account to share useful websites. Use Twitter and Facebook to foster social/professional networking. For example, “this website contains full-text copies of the legislation that governs the financial services industry&# ; “this wiki hosts our product information&# ; “this news feed informs you of our daily interest rates&#. Recently, I read a blog article about connectivism by Debora Gallo.

Choosing the Best Social Learning Technology for Your Enterprise


You’re stuck on the big question: Which social enterprise learning technology is the best fit? Before you do anything else, you need to identify exactly what it is you’re trying to accomplish with your social learning technology. Coming up with a definitive answer to this question will dictate what types of social learning technologies to explore. Social learning includes a wide variety of platforms and technologies. apps and websites skyrocket.

Cisco - Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

In September [2007] it launched a website that is a microcosm of everything evoked by the phrase "Web 2.0." We're going to use social bookmarking to allow us to take the pulse of the organization," says Jim Grubb, who built the website (and whose day job is putting together John Chambers' demos). I don't know how I missed this, but thanks to Bill Ives for covering it on the FastForward blog - More Web 2.0 Stories, Part One: Cisco Goes All Out on Enterprise 2.0

Top 100 eLearning Items

Tony Karrer

Introducing The Conversation Prism eLearning Trends 2007 and 2008 TechCrunch White Label Social Networking Platforms Chart How to Insert YouTube Videos in PowerPoint Presentations LinkedIn Tips and Tweaks: Do More with your LinkedIn Account Introduction to Wikis, Blogs, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking and RSS Corporate Policies on Web 2.0 Using eLearning Learning , I thought it would be interesting to go look what it thinks are some of the top items of all time.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

How to access the website and participate in course activities. Website content. Delicious , Pinboard — social bookmarking. Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning , from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools.

What is Microlearning and How Does it Drive Employee Engagement?

Obsidian Learning

However, the growing focus on microlearning activities can be seen by web users’ activities on the subject, who tag their corresponding weblog postings and social bookmarks with the term “microlearning.”. Now, there is a lot of information out there about ADDIE – books, research papers, entire websites. "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.". – Mark Twain.

Web feats 2: Slideshare

Learning with e's

Yesterday I published the first of my Web feats - the social bookmarking tool Delicious. It also has a place in professional life and in the spirit of the social webm, has become something I do naturally each time I create a new slideshow. They can 'like' or 'favourite' your slideshow, download it for easier reading, or even embed it into their own blog or website using the coding the site provides for each individual slideset.

Online courses must die!

E-Learning Provocateur

Essentially, an ILE is a space (like a website or intranet site) that centralises relevant learning resources in a particular domain. Not to mention blogs, wikis, discussion forums and social bookmarks. A touch dramatic, isn’t it? Now that I have your attention, please bear with me. There’s method in my madness… The myth of rapid authoring.

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5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

Daily Bookmarks 12/11/2007 « Experiencing E-Learning. Experiencing E-Learning Building Experiences through Instructional Design and E-Learning « Daily Bookmarks 12/10/2007 Daily Bookmarks 12/11/2007 December 11, 2007 5 Simple Ways to Get Started with E-Learning Development - The Rapid eLearning Blog [.]. Website: Please enter comment below: *. Social Web. Google Bookmarks. The Rapid Elearning Blog.

Your Brain On 3D Learning

The eLearning Coach

Learning in 3D Site : Go to the book website to learn more. Share this on Help! I’ve been caught in an immersive 3D Learning Environment! Oh wait, this is just my office. I guess the book, Learning in 3D, has kind of rewired my brain. I’m sure this is an improvement. According to the authors, Karl Kapp and Tony Driscoll, it’s just a matter of time until virtual immersive environments are commonly accepted as the learning mode of choice.

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Build a powerful PLN

Learning with 'e's

They may be people you meet on a daily basis, but more often than not in the digital age, many PLNs are comprised of people we interact with on social networking sites. Well, there is a growing range of useful social media tools you can use to track down what you need. Another way to find people who have a similar interest to you is to subscribe to a social bookmarking tool such as Diigo or Delicious. If not, bookmark it on Delicious or Diigo for later use.

The survival of higher education (2): Changing times

Learning with 'e's

or the ‘social web’. and provide some examples of current pedagogical practice using the Social Web. Debate centres upon whether the emerging social applications constitute a sea change or revolution in the Web (cf. Personally, I find myself in agreement with Brian Winston (2003), preferring to view social applications as a facet of gradual evolution rather than symptoms of sudden revolution. Essentially, the Web has become more social.

Text To Speech Synthesizers

The eLearning Coach

iSpeech has a variety of online services and pricing models for converting TTS on websites. Share this on Do you like Paul and Kate or are you fond of Mike and Crystal? Personally, I think Charles and Audrey from the UK are brilliant. This is how you start to think about voice characters after listening to them through text to speech synthesizers (TTS).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Ive got to create a podcast on how to any great resources?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning. January 29, 2008 at 03:21 PM I'd humbly suggest visiting The Four P's of Podcasting(R) website: Hope this helps. Clay Shirky My latest additions to stuff Here are some of my main The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on

Content Organization Cheat Sheet

The eLearning Coach

Sticking to one high-level strategy will help streamline the design process and it helps learners and users understand the larger framework of a course, website or document. Share this on Facebook Share this on Share it on StumbleUpon Add this to 100 bookmarks. People who create eLearning get involved in many types of content development tasks.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Business Impact of Social and Informal Learning - Informal Learning , June 12, 2009. Expert Level Answers via Social Networks - eLearning Technology , June 8, 2009. World Part 2 - Social Enterprise Blog , June 6, 2009. Social Learning and Communities of Practice , June 4, 2009. Social Learning (87).

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): MindMapping Blog and Online Mindmapping App

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A New CAPTCHA Approach ( | Main | Where do you begin when you havent posted in like 2 weeks? If you'd like to have a look at it, just drop me a line [link] Posted by: Olga | March 21, 2007 at 11:27 AM Hi Moehlert You may also be intersted in this tool: [link] For visualising themes shared between websites. Clay Shirky My latest additions to

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Zone Alarm Listen UP!! This is NOT Customer Service!

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « DevLearn 2007 Update | Main | More DevLearn 2007 Notes: The Great ILS Challenge Results » November 12, 2007 Zone Alarm Listen UP!! If you have a separate issue you would like assistance with, please submit a new request using the website at [link] /tsform. Clay Shirky My latest additions to stuff Here are some of my main