InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

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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Increase Instagram Visibility

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 28th May 2014

Increase Instagram Visibility http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/increased-instagram-visibility/ #1: Highlight User-Generated Content #2: Keep Your Online Personality Intact #3: Use Hashtags for Listening and Reach #4: Show Off Your Talents #5: Combine Your Social Channels

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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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Social Teaching by Design: 6 Assignment Ideas

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 22nd December 2013

Social Teaching by Design: 6 Assignment Ideas http://www.slideshare.net/SidneyEve/6-ideas-for-social-and-mobile-assignments http://www.flipbook.tv/ mind/concept mapping: http://www.mind-mapping.org/blog/2013/11/mindmup-browser-based-free-easy-and-open-source/ http://coggle.it/ http://www.mindmup.com/#m:new online photo editor http://pixlr.com/ infographics http://piktochart.com/ digital posters http://www.coveritlive.com/ Google Hangout + flashcards http://quizlet.com/ http://www.studyblue.com/ social bookmarking https://www.diigo.com/ https://storify.com/ booklist Amazon Listmania Pinterest: pinboard annotated bibliography  

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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 […]

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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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