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On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life

Ross Dawson

Earlier today I noticed it’s three years since my life on Twitter began. It now seems strange to me that I was such a late starter compared to many other connected folk, given that Twitter is now so central to my life. Yes Twitter can be time-consuming. Here are 7 reasons why Twitter has become central to my life. 1.

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.

Why Twitter Team Tweeting Works

Beth Kanter

One techniques she uses for new users that join the team is to  create a “Twitter Scavenger Hunt.” Create a Twitter lists.

Twitter Conference Ideas

Tony Karrer

Twitter has become a pretty great tool to help with socializing at conferences. You can find various relevant posts via Twitter at DevLearn.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. mean, I * love* them to bits! live them.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. mean, I * love* them to bits! live them.

@Janetter or How I Started to Enjoy Twitter Once Again

Luis Suarez

There used to be a time when I was very much in love with Twitter. But then, after a short while, I started hating Twitter. And it totally hit me when I saw my all time favourite Twitter client ( Nambu ) disappear into thin air just because of that series of misbehaviours. It was my favourite social networking tool by far.

Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

They seem very active participants, and contribute a lot - wouldnt you say so? Threads with the most participants? Most replied to threads?

The Social Organisation Manifesto

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? It is your company. Toma ya!, Coffin.

Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So inspired by Cliff Atkinson’s book “ The Back Channel ,&# I decided to integrate a Twitter tool into the slides and thus into the body of the talk, consciously breaking in and out of the audience. The content you can view through the artifacts below, so I’ll reflect on the Twitter backchannel experiment.

Activity Streams

Jay Cross

An activity stream is a mash-up of an individual’s or organization’s feeds. Marc Canter: Diso Activity Streams Standard.

My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-09-04

Jane Hart

Guide to Twitter in the K-8 Classroom [link] HT @ nharm #. Are activity streams the new "collaboration"? 10 Offbeat & Alternative Search Engines You Might Not Have Heard Of [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterThe political party that wants to ban PowerPoint [link] via @ guardian #.

Friday’s favourites

Harold Jarche

With Twitter, I use the ‘favourite’ function (star) to mark any tweets I wish to review for later. Twitter can be one small part of this.

Comparing Facebook influence to Twitter's: #FBRATE

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Big time. Coffin. Who cares? Klout.

Twitter stats - that just don't add up?

Martijn Linssen

Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Monday, 3 May 2010 Twitter stats - that just dont add up? Whats the idea there? Coffin.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have embedded them into some slides now up … Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity. Another way to do it is to ignore the “context&# spoke from an internal/external perspective and then do one layer on the spidergram around your internally focused activities. Here is a hint I should have shared earlier.

PKM Updated

Harold Jarche

Use an aggregator (feed reader) to keep track of online conversations Follow interesting people on Twitter. Set up automated searches.

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Social shifts the focus from Presales to Aftersales

Martijn Linssen

Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? than Marketing 2.0! Mobiles answer?

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

You expect the curator of an art gallery to know the collection and to: search out the best items. It starts in a gallery. publicize viewings.

Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Clark Quinn

So here’re my votes, FWIW: Google Search is, of course, still my top tool. I’m looking up things several if not many times a day. Twitter is a go-to. I am pointed to many serendipitously interesting things, and of course I point to things as well. The learning chats I participate in are another way twitter helps.

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The state of influence today: increasing marketing budgets and greater influencer professionalism

Ross Dawson

Influence has been a key focus for me for many years, with our activities including our Future of Influence Summit and Influence Landscape.

Reflections on Twitter and social networking

Clark Quinn

I’ve been using Twitter for a number of weeks now, and that, combined with several recent social networking activities prompted this reflection.  Twitter is a different story; described as micro-blogging, it’s more immediate, more a pointer.  Many of the people to track are sharing their interesting discoveries. 

Mailana's Awesome Visual Twitter Explorer

Mark Oehlert

So you can put in your Twitter handle, your location or a search term like say "e-learning" and you get this awesome visual map back.

PKM as pre-curation

Harold Jarche

The most important part of  personal knowledge management  (PKM), in my opinion, is the need for active sense-making. Merely PKM SocialLearnin

PKM 102

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: The Next Revolution in Interactions

John Hagel

Tacit activities are now a green pasture for improvement. Dont Count On It. In general, I agree with the analysis presented in the article.

What I’ve learned in my first week of a dual-layer MOOC (DALMOOC)

George Siemens

In a MOOC, we not only learn content, but we also learn the metcognitive processes and digital space markers that enable us to be active participants.

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Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have embedded them into some slides now up … Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity. Another way to do it is to ignore the “context&# spoke from an internal/external perspective and then do one layer on the spidergram around your internally focused activities. Here is a hint I should have shared earlier.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have embedded them into some slides now up … Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity. Another way to do it is to ignore the “context&# spoke from an internal/external perspective and then do one layer on the spidergram around your internally focused activities. Here is a hint I should have shared earlier.

PKM and small business

Harold Jarche

It’s not about SEO (search engine optimization) it’s about staying connected to customers, suppliers and communities, and continuously learning.

PKM 79

Full Circle Associates " Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity

Nancy White

have embedded them into some slides now up … Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity. Another way to do it is to ignore the “context&# spoke from an internal/external perspective and then do one layer on the spidergram around your internally focused activities. Here is a hint I should have shared earlier.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

webinar as the culminating activity, and cool guest facilitators like fellow chocoholic Nancy White and Alec Couros. Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 About Nancy White Published by Nancy White Nancy J. Petersburg, Russia.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

Google is the most popular web search engine, and frequently described as the only e-learning tool you’ll ever need. 10 -  Wikipedia.

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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

Public social networks.  1- Twitter  9- Facebook  17- Google+  23- LinkedIn. OFFICE TOOLS. Document tools. 19- Word   59- Scribd. Note-taking.

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Type of Participant Interactions To achieve your purpose, you generally design a set of activities. What is the INTENT behind the purpose?

Innovation in open online courses

George Siemens

The connection between learning and application is hampered as MOOC resources do not always persist after a course has ended and there is limited search functionality in MOOCs. As such, learners will be encouraged to participate in roughly any space they would like: blogs, facebook, twitter, edX discussion forums, etc. Persistence.

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

Provide a single, simple, all-in-one interface, like that provided by Google for search. It’s a both a discipline and a living book.

FAQ 88

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

And, finally, the single one I feel would be the most threatened of them all: Twitter. conversation : In Twitter? Even for us. Till 2007.

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Reframing the news

Doc Searls

Twitter isn’t it. Yes, these days it’s pro forma for news media to post notifications of stories and other editorial on Twitter, but Twitter is a closed and silo’d corporation, not an institutional convention on the order of the front page, the editorial page, the section, the insert. Here in the U.S. Richey.

News 78

The Seek > Sense > Share Framework

Harold Jarche

PKM may be an individual activity but it is social as well. So how do you get started micro-blogging on a platform like Twitter?

12 Themes for 2012: what we can expect in the year ahead

Ross Dawson

There are now well over 1 billion people active on social networks around the world. 2012: 12 Themes. View more presentations from rossdawson.