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snapchat and education

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 9th March 2015

The author erroneously focuses on Snapchat as a service and university administration, monitoring and censorship; it is a basic issue of education. Educating the Millennials and Gen Z about privacy, netiquette and digital humanity. Education is about letting students explore, fail, learn from their failure and improve. #FinlandPhenomenon Temporary Messages, Lasting Impact https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2015/02/27/monitoring-student-behavior-snapchat-next-impossible-administrators-say From the […]

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How Students and Schools Use Snapchat

Posted by Julia Robeck on 22nd February 2015

College students love snapchat! It’s personal, creative, quick, fun, and free.  “According to research by Sumpto…as much as 77 percent of college students use Snapchat every day. 37 percent of the study respondents cited “creativity” as their main use of the app. “Keeping in touch” and “easier than texting” were reasons for 27 percent and […]

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Visual Social Marketing

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd February 2015

Visual Social Marketing 101 http://mashable.com/2014/07/17/visual-social-marketing-101/ Snapchat Of the three platforms, Snapchat is the one marketers may have the most difficult time getting a grip on. The tools are intended to produce clips that are less polished than creatives are used to and the platform isn’t designed for reach. Vine Vine is the newest of the […]

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social media by the 19 years old

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 11th January 2015

A Teenager Finally Explains What Adults Just Don’t Get About Facebook, Instagram, And Snapchat https://medium.com/backchannel/a-teenagers-view-on-social-media-1df945c09ac6 http://www.businessinsider.com/what-teenagers-think-of-social-media-2015-1#ixzz3OYAq8JC2 Facebook: awkward family dinner party we can’t really leave Tweeter: a lot of us simply do not understand the point of Twitter. There is always a core group at every school that uses it very religiously to tweet and another […]

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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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Demographic Trends For Social Networks

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd November 2014

REVEALED: The Demographic Trends For Every Social Network http://www.businessinsider.com/2014-social-media-demographics-update-2014-9#ixzz3I0n3G8jK  

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SnapChat

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd October 2014

My Note: Excellent article with ideas for promoting the MakerSpace Is Snapchat a Business Tool? Yes. http://www.inc.com/adam-fridman/is-snapchat-a-business-tool-yes.html Snapchat is a Smartphone application that allows users to send photos or short videos to another user. But with Snapchat messages, they disappear after viewing–usually in just a few seconds–so they can’t be forwarded or saved. how do […]

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Emerging Social Networks

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 17th September 2014

Emerging Social Networks http://www.practicalecommerce.com/articles/72917-13-Emerging-Social-Networks-to-Watch Learnist Learnist is a crowd-sourced collection of knowledge, with web, text and video content covering thousands of topics. Boards are curated by knowledge leaders, providing content from the people who know it best. Create your own expert knowledge boards on the Learnist website and browse with the iOS and Android apps. Learnist […]

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Some 13-Year-Olds Tell Us Why They Think Facebook Stinks

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd November 2013

Some 13-Year-Olds Tell Us Why They Think Facebook Stinks Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/why-tweens-and-teens-think-facebook-stinks-2013-11#ixzz2jcxYYSSr now that he has a phone, he would rather check out other cooler options, like Snapchat, Vine, and Instagram. words are less important than images and videos “I wouldn’t de-activate,” Aidan said. “It’s still a way to connect, I just won’t check it often.”

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