100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)
JULY 17, 2016
Listed in alphabetical order, you probably won’t want to follow them ALL – but if you do, here is my ForPhilomaths Twitter list.
Which countries have the most Twitter users per capita?
FEBRUARY 7, 2012
Recently web monitoring firm Semiocast published a list of the top 20 countries in number of Twitter accounts.
Management in Networks
JANUARY 14, 2014
In networks, cooperation is more important than collaboration. Cooperation sounds too much like wasting time on Facebook or Twitter.
On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life
JUNE 20, 2011
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.
Futurist conversations: Ross Dawson and Gerd Leonhard on the future of Twitter
AUGUST 10, 2011
Continuing our series of conversations on the future with Gerd Leonhard of The Futures Agency and myself, here we discuss the future of Twitter.
Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles
MARCH 24, 2010
In a recent conversation, I was asked what I thought about twitter as a learning tool. But I also think that there’s a lot more help now around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool. subQuark , June 14, 2009 Twitter Collaboration Stories eLearning Technology. Now What?
Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die
AUGUST 19, 2012
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.
[VIDEO] The flow of Twitter around the world
NOVEMBER 15, 2011
Twitter has created a nice video showing how much and when the unique moment of 11:11 on 11.11.11 was mentioned around the world last Friday, as below.
Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning
MARCH 11, 2012
The slides to his presentation at SXSW today on Culture Networks and the codes that drive them are available below.
What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks
SEPTEMBER 23, 2012
What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. Networks are the glue that connects us. Networks Social Learning
Network Learning: Working Smarter
OCTOBER 22, 2010
We need to re-think workplace learning for a networked society. Social learning is about getting things done in networks. Twitter).
Google+ – fundamental misunderstanding of networks?
JULY 10, 2011
As others have stated, it’s Google’s best foray into social networking. The idea of “circles is somewhat related to Twitter Lists and is helpful for organizing friends/colleagues and tracking different activity streams. “I’m gsiemens on Facebook and Twitter. Public networks do.
Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment
SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’.
Networks, networks, networks
JULY 30, 2010
Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. It’s not the size of your network that matters but how you engage folks of diverse opinion & practice – Neighbor Networks. This argument implies that one cannot hope to get ahead of others just by finding the “right” network.
The Fallacy of Social Networking
JULY 30, 2012
Traditional Hierarchies inside Social Networks – Not So Much an Oxymoron Anymore . Personally, I am doing just fine. At least, for now.
Why Twitter Team Tweeting Works
JUNE 8, 2012
Colorado Coalition for the Medically Underserved is a state network that links resources with people who can make change happen in Colorado.
Smarter Nonprofit Networking: Building A Professional Network That Works for You
JANUARY 29, 2015
like to balance two different approaches to professional networking, strategic and serendipitous. … Read More Professional Networking
Crosspost from NWWCoP: Twitter Chats and Tweetups
MARCH 10, 2011
This is a crosspost from the Network Weavers Community of Practice! How to Run Twitter Chats. Mashable’s Twitter Chat tips.
How Do I Get My Nonprofit’s CEO To Use Twitter or other Social Media?
APRIL 14, 2014
Here’s another example about a nonprofit CEO (Helen Clark of UNDP) using Twitter to engage audiences about policy. 3. ” 1.
Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business
MARCH 4, 2011
Will social networking tools become our next Pandora’s Box, just like email is today for most of us? first came about. … No?
Scenarios for the downfall of Facebook and a new landscape for social networks
JULY 24, 2012
In question time after my keynote I was asked whether Facebook will still be the dominant social network in 5 years. In this case, we need to tell a credible story on how Facebook loses its predominant position in social networks. It seems very unlikely that Twitter will seek to become a broad-based social network.
How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
Ohhh, and when I am online Twitter becomes my living, rather dynamic, and collaboratively filtered RSS newsfeed. Slack does the trick. Openness.
[2b2k] MOOCs as networks
NOVEMBER 16, 2012
Siva Vaidhyanathan [twitter: sivavaid ] has a really well-done (as usual) article that reminds us that for all the excitement about Massive Open Online Courses — which he shares — we still have to figure out how to do them right. It would encourage links within and outside of the course network. Feel free to stop here.).
Don’t Simply Follow on Twitter, You Should Spend Time Reviewing
JANUARY 29, 2013
In December of 2012, Twitter announced it had surpassed 200 million users. Those tweets are buried on the profile of a Twitter user.
Australia takes the wrong path on Twitter advertising disclosure
MAY 27, 2012
On Saturday I was interviewed on ABC24 about the news that Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) had said that it is acceptable for celebrities to do paid promotions on Twitter without disclosing their affiliation. Twitter is media. Australia Social media Social trends TwitterThat is absolutely fine.
Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand
AUGUST 1, 2011
both Google Plus and Twitter will be walking along, hand in hand, for yours truly. Not Twitter’s any longer. Quite the opposite!
Case Study: How Human Rights Watch Leverages Employee Personal Brands on Twitter
MARCH 24, 2015
Policy makers, another target audience, were also using Twitter as a communications channel. Encourage setting up Twitter Lists and Hashtags.
Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
AUGUST 24, 2014
It''s rather more like a mesh network, in which each starling is reacting only to the seven starlings around it. Learning needs to be networked.
Social Networking and Going Back to Basics
MARCH 2, 2012
That’s why I keep questioning the validity of social networking out there in the open if we cannot longer be at the center of the interactions.
Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network
APRIL 25, 2014
For example, the Irvine New Leadership Network project that has used network mapping for two purposes: 1) evaluation 2) direct network engagement.
Rwanda and Twitter
MAY 1, 2012
Movement Building Networks@ Rubsfido @ jfclearywisc social media ia a great platform for learning. Feed a child, feed a nation! V572VRhP.
Industrialisation of Social Networking for the Enterprise
MAY 12, 2013
Or, to put it in other words, automation of your social networking presence. Has it damaged the health and trust of your social networks?
What the network saw
DECEMBER 19, 2011
Network Thinking (December) Network thinking can fundamentally change our view of hierarchical relationships. Communities
iSchool Networked Learning PKM Resources
MAY 28, 2011
Tweet This is a follow-up from the Networked Learning (PKM) workshop I conducted for the iSchool Institute yesterday. Join now. netlearn.
Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All
JULY 5, 2011
No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.
The Power of Our Collective Professional Networks and Transdisciplinarity Learning
OCTOBER 24, 2014
Once we mapped the network on the wall before our eyes, we reflected on the following questions: * What are the points of connection?
Finding the time for networked learning
MARCH 7, 2011
Finding the right information faster can be addressed individually through frameworks like networked learning ( personal knowledge management ).
Twitter Thanks and Social Media and Public Health
FEBRUARY 15, 2011
With most of my current experience in international development and my maternal/child health days nearly 15 years old, it was time to tap my network.
How Do World Leaders Use Twitter? New Findings from Annual Twiplomacy Study
JUNE 25, 2014
Twiplomacy aims to identify the extent to which world leaders use Twitter and how they connect on the social network. Housekeeping
Why Building Resilient Networks Matter
DECEMBER 13, 2012
Lessons Learned About Resilient Networks from Super Storm Sandy by Pat Brandes, Executive Director, the Barr Foundation. Networks