InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

Teaching & Learning Colloquium

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 19th April 2015

7th Annual Teaching & Learning Colloquium Learning Space Innovation: here, there and anywhere April 17, 2015. Guest Speaker Bryan Alexander http://facultycenter.stonybrook.edu/events/StonyBrookColloquium2015

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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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Academic Libraries and Social Media – bibliography

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 20th May 2014

Zohoorian-Fooladi, N., & Abrizah, A. A. (2014). Academic librarians and their social media presence: a story of motivations and deterrents. Information Development, 30(2), 159-171. http://login.libproxy.stcloudstate.edu/login?qurl=http%3a%2f%2fsearch.ebscohost.com%2flogin.aspx%3fdirect%3dtrue%26db%3dllf%26AN%3d95801671%26site%3deds-live%26scope%3dsite Librarians also believed that social media tools are suitable not only to communicate with users but also to facilitate the interaction of librarians with each other by creating librarian groups. Librarians also […]

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Social Media. Crisis Management: What to Do When Your Business Makes a Public Mistake

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 17th May 2014

Crisis Management: What to Do When Your Business Makes a Public Mistake http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/crisis-management-with-gini-dietrich/ respond within 24 hours when a crisis happens. Don’t ever let it go all day. When it happens outside of work hours, make sure you respond within the next work day. Let people know that you are aware of the situation and you’ll […]

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8 Simple Ways to Get Great Media Exposure

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 15th May 2014

8 Simple Ways to Get Great Media Exposure http://www.inc.com/larry-kim/8-content-promotion-tactics-for-great-media-exposure.html 1. Build Your Media Network 2. Leverage Twitter for Pitching 3. Get in Front of Industry Influencers 4. Optimize Your Visual Assets 5. Plan a Series 6. Syndicate Your Blog Content 7. Target International Press 8. Don’t Forget Traditional Media  

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12 Types of Blog Posts to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 24th April 2014

12 Types of Blog Posts to Drive More Traffic to Your Blog http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/12-types-of-blog-posts/ #1: How-to’s and Tutorials #2: Lists #3: Resources or Link Lists #4: Cheat Sheets, Checklists and To-do’s #5: Reviews #6: Controversial Posts #7: Infographics #8: Podcast Show Notes #9: Videos #10: Interviews #11: Guest Posts #12: Blog Series

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Technology-orientation week: Social Media

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 21st March 2014

March 24-28 – Social Media week Monday Facebook: does it belong in the classroom? Why, how and when… Tuesday Apps for collaboration and creativity http://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims/2013/10/30/collaborative-cloud-based-tools-to-consider/ Wednesday I found a job on Twitter…. Thursday LinkedIn is my resume… Friday Is social media a nuance or perfect opportunity for school?

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SCSU Technology is present on Instagram and Pinterest

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 22nd January 2014

In addtion to this blog (https://blog.stcloudstate.edu/ims) and Twitter: @scsutechinstruc please follow us and let us follow you regrading relevant information in the world of educational technology: Pinterest http://www.pinterest.com/scsutechnology/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/scsutechinstruct YouTube http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_UMIE5r6YB8KzTF5nZJFyA Google + https://plus.google.com/u/0/115966710162153290760/

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Social vs Search

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 16th January 2014

Social Media can be excellent tool for research:

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Statistics on female usage of social media

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 6th January 2014

Inforgraphics  on female usage of social media http://www.pinterest.com/pin/541909767633878298/

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