InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

social media and libraries

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 12th November 2014

Use of social media by the library current practices and future opportunities (White Paper) http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/access/white-paper-social-media.pdf #tfsocialmedia Social media objectives:  promotion  collection management tool Outreach  teaching and learning Opportunities and challenges opportunity to build a sense of community between the library and its users the variability of skills across library staff for using social media effectively, striking [...]

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Intro to Social Media, Tools, Campaign

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 6th October 2014

Intro to Social Media, Social Media Tools, Social Media Campaign http://www.slideshare.net/rebecka/intro-to-social-media-social-media-campaign Intro to Social Media, Social Media Tools, Social Media Campaign from Rebecka Anderson

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This Week in Social Media: Vine Introduces New Camera. Twitter add features,

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 24th August 2014

This Week in Social Media: http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/new-vine-camera-week-social-media/ Vine becomes more complex/potent and gets in closer competition with YouTube, Twitter gets in a closer closer competition with Facebook, YouTube becomes more complex, Facebook is further pushing adds in our lives, LinkedIn gets closer with SlideShare Vine Introduces New Camera: “The new camera offers powerful ways to edit [...]

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Technology Instruction week: Digital Initiatives

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 7th February 2014

Monday MS PPT Alternatives in Learning and Teaching (Sliderocket, Slideshare) Tuesday Integrating Technology and Media into Instruction Wednesday Integration of SMART boards and mobile devices in learning and teaching (Doceri) http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/11/26/educators-weigh-ipads-dominance-of-tablet-market/ http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/11/06/tablets-ipads-in-the-classroom/ http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/07/educational-technology-and-mobile-learning/ Thursday Electronic Portfolios and Digital Storytelling Friday easy Web development http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/11/02/10-1-excellent-platforms-to-create-your-class-website/

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5 Creative Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 4th November 2013

http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/5-creative-ways-to-drive-more-traffic-to-your-blog-posts/ 5 Creative Ways to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog Posts Promote Your Article Across a “Wider” Variety of Platforms Here are some examples of smaller networks: Quora.com—A question/answer-based website founded by two former Facebook employees. What makes Quora unique is that all content is created, edited and organized by its user community. The [...]

Posted in Dubbler, Empire Avenue, gamification, gaming, Instagram, pinterest, Quora, social media, Tumblr, Vine | No Comments »

Free Slideshow Presentation and Creation Tools for Teachers

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 30th September 2013

The 5 Best Free Slideshow Presentation and Creation Tools for Teachers http://elearningindustry.com/the-5-best-free-slideshow-presentation-and-creation-tools-for-teachers A List of 20 Free Tools for Teachers to Create Awesome Presentations and Slideshows ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/05/list-of-20-free-tools-for-teachers-to.html 1-  SlideShare It Offers  users the ability to upload and share publicly or privately PowerPoint presentations, Word documents and Adobe PDF Portfolios. [...]

Posted in Digital literacy, e-learning, information literacy, learning, media literacy, technology, technology literacy | 8 Comments »