An Aha Moment - del.icio.us as Indicator of Valuable Content - Importantly My Content

Tony Karrer

I saw a post by Ray Sims that quoted Bill Ives writing: Putting my blog posts into del.icio.us also allows me to see who else tagged these posts to determine the ones that others found useful enough to tag in del.icio.us. I went back to my post: Activity in Last Six Months to see what Page Views, Time on the Page, Number of Comments and number of del.icio.us Bookmarks might tell me about my top ten posts (counted by page view). del.icio.us

Blogging Strategies

Clark Quinn

for Learning Professionals Free Online Course (you can jump in at any time) is all about Blogs for Learning. Interestingly, when I prepared the notes for this week, I was able to leverage what the course members had produced during the previous week on Social Bookmarks : [link] [link] [link] You can read in the link Blogs for Learning about my perspective on using Blogs for Learning and Networking. Before blogging, those thoughts were fleeting.

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Writing Microcopy: Tips and Pointers

The eLearning Coach

Did you ever spend an hour writing a four or five word phrase or short instruction? Now that there’s a term for this type of writing and recognition of how important it is, we can all feel a little more normal. This assures potential users that their information will be safe and was definitely worth the 16 hours it took to write. Writing Quality Microcopy. Here’s what I’ve learned about writing short instructions and phrases.

Live Blogging WordCamp - Day2

Web Tools for Learners

you write it down. Running Your Blog Like a Pro - David Peralty. Blog every day. promote your content - network, social bookmarking & sharing, comment on other blogs, Twitter etc., make your blog dummy proof - every page has contact info, make it easy to advertise, offer to promote their content. guest posting on other blogs? Mark McKay - Video Blogging. Mark McKay - Video Blogging. Our awesome M.C. Matthieu.

Sharing

Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

I wanted to reflect a little on my own ‘sharing’ here, and try and split the sharing from social media, if possible. There are obvious easy ways to write about my sharing (per platform) but also I want to think about the why ? Blogging. Obviously, there’s this blog. Back when I started writing here I used to write about the day-to-day tasks and tools I used. It may be a tweet, a blog post, an idea, a photo.

The eLearning Coach » Blog Archive » User Interface Design For eLearning

The eLearning Coach

Writing concise and clear screen instructions is a difficult task. After writing and revising several times, run your instructions by grouchy people to see if they complain about them. Share this on Facebook Share this on del.icio.us Share it on StumbleUpon Add this to 100 bookmarks. The computer user interface is that nebulous space where humans interact with the machine.

Escape from Compliance Training Jail - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Tom, Great points - I would like to add a couple more - in hopes that you may address these with your upcoming blog. I know how to create effective network passwords and I know that I should not write my password for everyone to see. Many people are forced to write them down. These 3 Tips Can Change Your Compliance E-Learning Forever - The Rapid eLearning Blog. Search the Blog. Social Web. del.icio.us.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): GDC Update 7: Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « GDC Update 6: Game Studies Download 3.0 | Main | GDC Update 8: Ray Kurzweil Keynote » February 20, 2008 GDC Update 7: Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence Collaborative Writing and Vast Narratives: Principles, Processes and Genteel Truculence **are our e-learning training conferences this "clique-y" and I just cant see it?

The Secret to Creating Your Own PowerPoint Templates for E-Learning - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Here are three templates that I created for this blog post. Perhaps they’ll find their way onto the blog. Tom this is a great write-up and a fantastic way for every one of us to expand our design inspiration. Your blog and website has provided the motivation I need to contribute some materials at some later date. I’m here to say that I appreciate your blog. I can write on my PC like I can a notebook.

Daily Bookmarks 06/19/2008

Experiencing eLearning

Principles for assessing online discussions and other conversations (blogs, chat, etc.) Writing for asynchronous discussion isn’t the same as writing an essay, and the author argues that students who simply post essays to the discussion board should receive good grades. “The animation is a way of them developing the picture so they relate that to the writing, to what they hear, what they see, what they feel.&# tags: web2.0 , blog , tools.

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How Do You Communicate with Your E-Learners? - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Thanks for providing another dimension to be considered for virtually any type of one-way writing! Patient: “Do you write with a pencil?&#. Nurse: “Yes, I write with a pencil.&#. I think the key is that you were able to have some social interaction around what you were learning. Search the Blog. The Rapid E-Learning Blog shares practical tips and tricks to help you become a rapid elearning pro. Social Web.

7 Proven Techniques for Keeping Your E-Learning Customers Happy - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. I had to write to tell you how much I enjoyed your “fuzzy thumb&# idea! Thanks for producing such a great Blog, DB. Soooo, was your fuzzy thumb in this blog the word â??kowtowâ??? Thanks for your supremely excellent communications in every single one of your blogs. First and foremost - I LOVE your ideas and look forward to reading your blog as soon as it enters my inbox! Search the Blog. Social Web.

These 3 Tips Can Change Your Compliance E-Learning Forever - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. Late night blogging? Annette: I try not to get into specifics about software on this blog. We’re doing a series for Articulate Users in the Word of Mouth blog. Strange though, by reading through the write-up it almost looks as we have written it ourselves. Articulate 101: 3 Things You Need to Know About Quizmaker - Articulate - Word of Mouth Blog. Motivate Your Learners with These 5 Simple Tips - The Rapid eLearning Blog.

Creating avenues for On-Demand Learning in the Modern Workplace

G-Cube

Social bookmarking sites like ‘Digg’ can filter through the excess or monitored sites like ‘Wikepedia’ can be a suitable, yet not always reliable, source of information. To know more, write to info@gc-solutions.net or fill the following form: Contact to know more about On-Demand Learning. Blog e-Learning New Ideas Informal learning Learning in workplace Modern Learning On-demand learning Social Learning Learning at the workplace is a continuous process.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): " Visual Thinking, Imagery, and the Brain" (Eide Neurolearning Blog)

Mark Oehlert

Does it mean we could do without graphics if we could only write well enough to conjure the appropriate imagery in the learners mind? March 21, 2008 in Learning | Permalink Technorati Tags : imagery , learning , meaning TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference " Visual Thinking, Imagery, and the Brain" (Eide Neurolearning Blog) : Comments The comments to this entry are closed. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

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. Social bookmarking tools (i.e., Social Media Connection.

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. Social bookmarking tools (i.e., Social Media Connection.

's How to Save Time & Money Building Your Next E-Learning Course - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Rapid eLearning

The Rapid Elearning Blog. The first one about not writing a course took me by surprise, but on reflection it sounds like good advice, but requires closer working with each candidate. Since I left that comment things have started to hot up and I am looking to give learning on NLP in marketing not just through my blog but also my Facebook group Marketing & NLP. Thanks for a phenominal blog. Search the Blog. Social Web. del.icio.us.

Personalizing Web Access " WebTools For Learners

Web Tools for Learners

Just as we have idiosyncrasies in the speech, how we do math, writing (think of handwriting), we develop different patterns for tools and how we use them. 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, del.icio.us , the social bookmarking application. I reached out to the laptop, not my own, to try to open up my del.icio.us Saving to del.icio.us

Adopting Digital Game-based Learning: Why and How

Upside Learning

I’ve just finished writing a basic paper on adopting DGBL (digital game-based learning). 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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "So" - A Whole Article on So.Awesome.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « OMG.There are spies everywhere sabotaging our organizations!! Seed story ) "While writing his book The New New Thing, Michael Lewis found "so" endemic to Silicon Valley. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

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

Mike Taylor

He writes every day about marketing, strategic quitting, leadership, the way ideas spread, and challenging the status quo in all areas. His blog is one of the most popular in the world. 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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Did You Know: knol = a unit of knowledge?

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « New Attempt at Conference Polls | Main | Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I " Quick.someone write me a Web 4.0 Can I start writing RFPs that require contractors to produce a course that will generate a certain number of KNOLs? Google willprovide easy-to-use tools for writing, editing, and so on, and it willprovide free hosting of the content. del.icio.us

eLearning Cyclops: Making It Over The Wall #LCBQ

eLearning Cyclops

Over at the Learning Circuits Blog the Big Question is "How do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning?" Social media - Right now I am in the midst of encouraging staff to use social media as a learning and teaching tool. Social media provides access to an immense amount of informal learning and direct access to experts outside the organization walls. Start selling the powers to be on the benefits of more open access to social media.

Examples of eLearning 2.0

Clark Quinn

internal processes on wiki starting to use wikis internally Moving faculty bookmarks to Delicious use wiki for learners to craft definition of 'seamless service' after searching orgs that proclaim to provide seamless service We hope to build wikis that our students can use to share information. During my presentation last Thursday that was an introduction to eLearning 2.0 as part of an online event for the eLearningGuild, I mentioned a few common ways that I've seen eLearning 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Correcting the violent video game rhetoric" (CNet.com)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « 12th Annual Webby Award Winners.Nicely done and nicely designed. » May 19, 2008 "Correcting the violent video game rhetoric" (CNet.com) I think this is a great piece of writing that unfortunately will probably have to be trotted out and updated every time a new game like GTA IV comes out. bookmarked this website. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us

Stealth mentoring

Clark Quinn

I was looking for any previous post I’d made about stealth mentoring, so I could refer to it in a post I was writing, and I couldn’t find it. When someone is thinking and learning ‘out loud’, e.g. putting their deeper reflections on line via, say, a blog (er, like this one, recursively), they’re allowing you to look at where and how their thinking is going. meta-learning social

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Tell me your latest/greatest books on learning.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Oh.this does not bode well for Microsoft. Even worse, I like bookstores better than I like libraries because I like to write in my books as I read and dog-ear pages and in general, rough them up a bit as I read them. So I was just wondering, there must be other book lovers out there and I hope (especially on this blog) that there are people who are reading books about learning. del.icio.us

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Thoughts on the Use of the Word Ethnography

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Quote of the Day | Main | VisualComplexity.com: A Resource on the Visualization of Complex Networks » August 17, 2007 Thoughts on the Use of the Word Ethnography Im working on a more complete post about the Adaptive Path conference, UX Week 2007 , that just finished up yesterday. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

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.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Learning is Not New, Games Are Not New

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Foucault, Control and the LMS | Main | Good Cause Alert!! The Chinese game GO is first mentioned in writing around 548 BC. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us del.icio.us stuff Here are some of my main del.icio.us The Lewin Links This link should take you to the page I have on del.icio.us

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. The term comes from “web log” which is shortened to “blog.” A blog will allow others to comment on the blog entries but not alter the original entry in any way. Blogs. Social Bookmarking. Social Network.

Social enzymes

Learning with e's

Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. You are learning something new now by reading this blog post, and I learnt something new while I was writing it. is making it easier for all of us to connect together, and to learn informally within a socially rich environment which is strewn liberally with the digital footprints of those who have gone before us. That's this blog post finished.

Slugs and snails and social enzymes

Learning with e's

Wikis, blogs, podcasts, social bookmarking, RSS feeds, microblogs, social networking. You are learning something new now by reading this blog post, and I learnt something new while I was writing it. is making it easier for all of us to connect together, and to learn informally within a socially rich environment which is strewn liberally with the digital footprints of those who have gone before us. That's this blog post finished.

The changing Web

Learning with 'e's

This is number 4 in the series of blog posts entitled 'Shaping Education for the Future.' Social media - often referred to as Web 2.0 , or the participatory Web - is shaping up to be one of the most important tool sets available to support the promotion of change in education. Almost everyone, it seems, is using some element of social media in the planning, development, delivery, management or evaluation of teaching and learning. Essentially, the Web has become more social.

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Bloom’s Digital Taxonomy: Examples from the Online World

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

In the digital world, examples of learning activities that lead to remembering include highlighting and social bookmarking. Social bookmarks allow learners to collaborate and quickly -as well as frequently- visit important pages, helping memorize their content. Tagging and bookmarking causes a learner to understand online content and attribute it with appropriate labels. It can take the form of blogging, video blogging or wiki writing.

eLearning 2.0 Random Thoughts based on Chat

Tony Karrer

All the marketing was done through viral means - blogs primarily. I just put this in a separate blog post. You learn about this using these tools and scanning sources like blogs, trying things out, forcing yourself to make time to learn. Social Bookmarking and Wikis and Blogs are a form of social networking I never said this, but several people pointed it out in the chat. The same thing can be true with social bookmarking, wikis, flickr, etc.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Day 4 - Man.Im just getting warmed up! (and a shocker!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Mobile 2.0 Day 4 and I am on the verge on actually having the number of tabs I am closing by blogging them, surpass the number of new tabs I am openning because evidently I have some sort of OCD that compels me to right-click on every interesting link (and Oh the time sink that the Dilbert and Calvin and Hobbes widgets for Netvibes are!). Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

Your Training Edge

This blog will explore more than 60 tools and technologies for successfully implementing each of these elements in your technology-enabled training program. The first step in writing learning objectives for online training is to identify what type of course it is. As Tom Kuhlmann wrote on The Rapid E-Learning Blog, online courses usually fall into one of two categories : information or performance. Delicious , Pinboard — social bookmarking. Blogs.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I The first stop MUST be the Learning Circuits Blog "Big Question" The top Enterprise Web 2.0 in 2008 (Dion Hinchcliffe) Highlight: Unstructured information from blogs and wikis will proliferate, driving demand for solutions to extract and consolidate business information. Clay Shirky My latest additions to del.icio.us