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Video: Understanding Wikis

Video courtesy of “CommonCraft.com”.

A wiki is an editable Web page. You can change what appears on the page and add to it.  It’s as easy as erasing a word and rewriting it by using an “edit” and “save” button. Wikis allow many people to contribute and collaborate together.

 

The following video is an overview of how to get started using PBWiki
-from youtube.com/watch?v=A204JcGQiY0&feature=related


 

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Video: Social Media Overview

Social Media = Blogs, Podcasts, Video and Photo Sharing, Wikis

This video focuses on basics of social media: new technology that makes everyone a producer and tools that give everyone a chance to have a say. Courtesy of “CommonCraft.com”.

How social media affects business and learning:

  • Companies can learn directly from customers.
  • Free customer reviews were more valuable than costly advertising.
  • The way is created for customers to find exactly what they wanted.
  • The combination of new technology and new ways to work with customers creates a sense of community. 
  • Everyone has a chance to contribute, thanks to free tools like blogs, podcasts and video sharing.
  • Today, we now have new ways for real people to play a role in providing feedback, organization and promotion.
  • Whether you’re a big, established company. An Individual with loyal fans…Or simply someone with ideas and opinions…Social media means new opportunities to create and communicate with people that care.

 

 
 

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