InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

Chef the movie

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 14th September 2014

There is a movie about a middle-aged cook, his early-teen son, who TWEETs and VINEs and helps his dad’s career: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2883512/ Good actors but weak plot and movie. My blog entry is not about the movie quality, but about the notion that social media is saving the main character’s career and helps him self-promote.

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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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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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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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101 Social Media Hacks: Magic Tips for Social Media Tools and Technology

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 17th January 2014

101 Social Media Hacks: Magic Tips for Social Media Tools and Technology http://www.razorsocial.com/social-media-tools-and-technology-tips/

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Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd November 2013

http://www.edudemic.com/social-media-in-education/ How Social Media Is Being Used In Education good graph on the bottom of the article (http://www.edudemic.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/social-media-for-teaching.jpg) The level of personal use of social media among faculty (70.3 percent) mirrors that of the general population 55 percent of faculty use social media in a professional context (any aspect of their profession outside of teaching), […]

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The 10 Fastest Growing Apps This Year: Flickr is right after Vine

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 30th October 2013

http://ow.ly/q4BV7

Posted in Android, Digital literacy, educational technology, information technology, instructional technology, iPAD, media literacy, mobile apps, mobile learning, social media, technology, technology literacy | 1 Comment »

25 Smart #SocialMedia Tips For #EdLeaders

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 23rd October 2013

http://gettingsmart.com/2013/10/25-smart-socialmedia-tips-edleaders/   5 Learning Strategies Track relevant hashtags on twitter (I use Hootsuite) Use a reader to scan key blogs (I switched from iGoogle to Ustart & Feedly) Like causes/companies and track on Facebook Learn about your audience and growth  (we use Sprout Social and Google Analytics) Open a doc for good question you receive; […]

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