Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles

Tony Karrer

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. is up - Adventures in Corporate Education , April 18, 2009 Facilitating a twitter chat - Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning , March 9, 2010 To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! subQuark , June 14, 2009 Twitter Collaboration Stories eLearning Technology.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

Before I start with any of my actual predictions, let me throw in an overall prediction that the year is going to start off slow for most people, but by the end of the year, we will all be thinking: “Wow, 2010 was a crazy year!” For example, Harold Jarche tells us 2010: Year of the CM.

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Social Learning: An explanation using Twitter

Jane Hart

In preparation for a short, Twitter event (#t4sl) I am involved in this afternoon, I’ve updated my (2010) presentation: Social Learning: An explanation using Twitter. View the story "Twitter for Social Learning" on Storify]. Here’s a Storify of our live chat. Social learning

Twitter, just show us the algorithm - please?

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 9 December 2010 Twitter, just show us the algorithm - please? Each (half) hour I measured the frequency, and the place of both tags as a Twitter Trending Topic (T3). Business or Pleasure? -

The Social Organisation Manifesto

Martijn Linssen

6 August 2010 11:23 Post a Comment Thank you for sharing your thoughts! Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Twitter stats - that just don't add up? Business or Pleasure? -

2010 - year in review

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Monday, 3 January 2011 2010 - year in review 2010 marked the first full year of blogging for me. I only use Twitter to publish my blog posts, and had 250 followers at the beginning of 2010, and almost 1,000 at the end.

Twitter punctuation manners

Martijn Linssen

note the article losing to The Law of Twitter Economics once again] One single tweet, with viewpoints from four people, the order of which being visible and clear to everyone. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,?

Twitter metadata and where standards come from

David Weinberger

Matthew Ingram at Gigagom blogs about an upcoming Twitter feature called Twitter Annotations. Twitter is specifying the way in which Annotations will be encoded, but not what the metadata types will be. Dave Winer takes Google to task for slagging off on Twitter for this. You couldn’t have seriously proposed an idea as ridiculous as Twitter in the first place if you didn’t deeply understand the Web.

Still Confused in 2010

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week. This is my 85th Friday’s Finds , the last for 2010. “ In this day and age, if you’re not confused, you’re not thinking clearly.&# ~ Burt Mannis – via @mariogastaldi. “I don’t have to attend every argument I’m invited to. Author Unknown&# via @denniscallahan. vernaalle: “Good luck = accident. Good management = control (yeah right!).

On the Road with Internet Time Alliance, December 2010

Jay Cross

Over the course of 18 days in December 2010, I took part in learning events in seven countries. Participants asked Jane and me if real people use Twitter. Here are some of the things I learned. Brussels, Belgium.

Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

Ways to Tell a Story (Alan Levine) - ZaidLearn , December 16, 2007 The power of Voice in online classrooms - eLearning Acupuncture , May 31, 2010 The Secret Recipe to Delivering World Class Lectures - ZaidLearn , August 29, 2009 E-teaching personality is good for e-learning - Electronic Papyrus , January 5, 2010 Online Discussions Face-to-Face Versus Threaded Discussions: The Role of Time and Higher Order Thinking Dr. Katrina A.

SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway?

Dan Pontefract

Enter SharePoint 2010, due to release in Q2 of 2010. SharePoint 2010 has better 2.0 In essence, Microsoft is missing out on a humongous opportunity by not having an out-of-the-box integrated LMS as part of SharePoint 2010.

Where Good Ideas Come From

Steven Berlin Johnson

We’ll be talking about Where Good Ideas Come From here on the blog and on Twitter through the summer, but I look forward to seeing many of you in person when I hit the road for the book tour in October. On Friday, I got the galley copies of my new book, to be published in early October.

The real cause of Global Warming: the Vatican

Martijn Linssen

Gigatonnes of Carbon Dioxide Theres the Keeling Curve , showing that the carbon dixoide concentration fluctuates with the season, yet has steadily increased from 310 ppm in 1958 to 390 in 2010: Theres the world population , increasing from 3 billion in 1960 to 6.5 Business or Pleasure? -

The Glass Box And The Commonplace Book

Steven Berlin Johnson

Fast forward to 2010, and you check-in at Foursquare for this lecture tonight, and tweet a link to a description of the talk. For starters, it goes out to friends of yours, and into your twitter feed, and into Google’s index.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

Strategy Strategies for learning and performance support: a summary Twitter in learning strategies: Yes or No? I’ve been recently working on lots of eLearning strategy consulting engagements and one of my colleagues asked me to provide a set of resources around this topic.

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Getting More Value from Your Social Media by Kevin Wheeler on November 24, 2010 Platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and a variety of proprietary platforms are becoming core to successful recruiting, learning, relationship building, and marketing. Facebook Google Bookmarks blogmarks MySpace PDF StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo!

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The rise of mini-blogging in 2011: Tumblr will continue to soar

Ross Dawson

Here is an excerpt from the article on mini-blogging: The popularity of Twitter in part reflects a desire for immediate gratification in posting and consumption of information. Traditional blogs are too much work for most people, and Twitter is certainly not for everyone.

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

2010) uses a Web-based note system to store messages, manage his financial risk and stay on top of the multiple factors necessary to run a successful dairy farm. Twitter is an example of a platform that enables this. Twitter).

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Larry's magic numbers - bite.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 24 September 2010 Larrys magic numbers - bite him in the butt At Oracle Open World, aka #oow10 on Twitter, a lot happened. 24 September 2010 03:47 Martijn Linssen said. 24 September 2010 15:37 David Dobrin said.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Klout. Nail. Coffin. Who cares?

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 25 November 2010 Klout. It bends when Twitter squeezes the API limits like at the World Championships, but doesnt break and just gives you part of the score, letting e.g. Brian Solis score 53. Business or Pleasure? -

iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

Xyleme

Home > Single Source , Standards > iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning March 25th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment I was on Nigel Paine’s blog on Friday when I saw and commented on his post The Mash-up Begins.

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The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: What's Google's biggest.

Steve Denning

Twitter? Read more on small teams in chapter 5 of The Leader's Guide to Radical Management: Reinventing the Workplace for the 21st Century (Jossey-Bass, 2010): "one of the best five books on management in 2010" (800-CEO-READ).

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 10 November 2010 Enterprise 2.0: conference on Twitter via its hashtag #e2conf , I noticed a strange phenomenon: most tweets werent about Enterprise 2.0, ') [link] 10 November 2010 23:24 Martijn Linssen said. Business or Pleasure? -

Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

And every year I use this as a Big Question – see: Learning 2010. Twitter is Much Better than I Thought for Learning I used to say during presentations that I wasn’t quite sure about twitter as a learning tool. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. It was definitely helpful to spend time going through Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles. I really think that 2010 marks the Beginning of Long Slow Death of Flash.

Social shifts the focus from Presales to Aftersales

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 1 December 2010 Social shifts the focus from Presales to Aftersales Another one of those great Twitter moments: a thought came to mind during a conversation @KRCraft Let me put it this way: Marketing 1.0 Business or Pleasure? -

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

And looking at Twitter and Facebook demographics , GenX isnt doing that bad either In my last post I picture what Social is really going to do to the Enterprise: blow everything wide open and crush the existing relationships. D 27 July 2010 00:34 rickladd.com said.

Why I think @Klout is Krap

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Thursday, 18 November 2010 Why I think @Klout is Krap After my last post it wasnt hard to come up with this devious title. Well, we cant disagree on the Twitter definition of Friend, can we? Business or Pleasure? -

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Microsoft and Cloud - they.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Tuesday, 21 December 2010 Microsoft and Cloud - they just dont get it, do they? On Twitter, Jon Reed pointed me to a Microsoft commercial for Cloud. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,?

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Would more Influence fix.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 13 August 2010 Would more Influence fix your self-esteem? Marketingprofs states "influence on Twitter is linked to a Twitter users ability to motivate followers to retweet and click URLs" So far, so what ? Business or Pleasure? -

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Attribution: a lost art?

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 14 July 2010 Attribution: a lost art? I wonder if Twitter's lousy retweet feature is part of the problem, though I have no doubt there are lots of very sloppy "thinkers" out there. 14 July 2010 21:54 Harold Jarche said.

The Internet doesn’t do this

Doc Searls

The above, in order (1,2,3) is what I went through this morning when I searched for “emancipay&# on Twitter. Not knocking Twitter here. I am knocking the fact that we haven’t come up with the open Internet-based (rather than silo-based) way of microblogging.

No Agile Gospel please, just give me Enlightenment

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Monday, 28 June 2010 No Agile Gospel please, just give me Enlightenment For lack of a logo, heres the Snowbird resort where the Agile Manifesto was developed back in 2001 Agile Software Development presently is suffering from evangelisation, it seems.

The Social Sh*tpile: Social Everything

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Tuesday, 6 July 2010 The Social Sh*tpile: Social Everything Social CRM: pleonasm or tautology? Are we really going to have a Social Everything by feeding Twitter and / or Facebook into existing applications, packages or socalled Solutions?

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Cloud Field. The social way.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 26 June 2010 Cloud Field. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Business or Pleasure? -

The False Promise of "Adopt now, and all will adapt"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Tuesday, 28 December 2010 The False Promise of "Adopt now, and all will adapt" Its the most widespread lie across IT. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Business or Pleasure? -

2010 Thanks and Spanks via Dan Pontefract

Dan Pontefract

This entry is entitled “2010 Thanks and Spanks”. It is dedicated to those external people, outside of where I work in no particular order, and over the course of 2010 that have directly helped me in my efforts, my learning, my network, my leadership or whom have demonstrated the three legs of the new cultural stool. Great chats in 2010, looking for more in 2011. Thanks for various speaking opportunities in 2010. For the “Vanguard Award” in 2010 that I won.

2010-2020: The Great Divide

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Monday, 13 December 2010 2010-2020: The Great Divide A Great Divide is what I see for the coming decade. Quora: a gossiper's wet dream Twitter punctuation manners Ask not what your company can do for you,? Business or Pleasure? -

In Defense of Data Centrism

Martijn Linssen

This post was mentioned on Twitter by John Bordeaux, Tad Miller, Jim Jansen and others.

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The rise of social shopping in 2011: 7 examples of where it is going

Ross Dawson

Blippy.Blippy allows sharing of purchases among friends (or the world at large), using credit card transaction details or other online shopping sites, and has been described as the ‘Twitter of personal finance’.