Tweet Success, How to Dominate Twitter
"In the Twitter hierarchy more followers typically means more clout, but that’s not the only measure of success. Sometimes having a conversation with your followers can mean more than the actual number of followers you have according to Klout.com, a company that measures Internet influence." -- ABC News on Campus, Danielle Waugh, 1/27/11
The History of Social Networking [infographic]
"Being connected to the world around us has never been more easy and accessible than it it today. But it didn't start out that way. After the Internet made it possible to reach people around the Globe with merely a click of a button, social networking exploded into one of the biggest industries of our time." -- Boris, The Next Web, 1/31/11
Will Google Take Any Higher Ed Risks?
Video Uses Student Voices to Explore New Directions in Education
"Michael Wesch, an associate professor of cultural anthropology at Kansas State University, began “The Visions of Students Tomorrow” on January 18. It is a new video-collaboration project that he hopes will help generate a conversation about the “media-ated life” of many students. He wants not only to gain insights into how students interact with their dense and ever-changing media environment, but also to tackle the question of whether instructors have kept pace with it." -- Wired Campus, Tushar Rae, 1/26/11