Author Archives: robinna

Getting your content from Facebook – for archiving, Google+ and more

So, you’ve written a lot of notes and would now like to turn them into a blog or perhaps you have a ton of photos on facebook but now need a copy of them – lost your originals (egads), or you’d like to move them to Flickr or Picasa (which is also shared thru to Google+). There are a variety of ways to get your ...

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Privacy & You (& Facebook): new session for UGA

 Privacy and You, December 14 10am-12n here at Training and Development. (Note this class is open to UGA staff & faculty only – if you are not a UGA employee and are interested in a class, please contact me. I will be teaching an open class on privacy in late December) “Do you know how to keep your social media content from going out to ...

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..so, how do you *do* twitter? Advice & thoughts on getting started with twitter

Question of the day: …so, how do you *do* twitter? It seems different than fb. Any words of wisdom? A:Twitter is different from facebook for me.Twitter is a very dynamic sharing, learning, and network tool. Facebook can be that, too, but it’s more a mashup and convulated (imho). So how do I do it? Use ‘tweet this’ buttons. When I read some (google reader, facebook, ...

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managing digital content in classrooms (free webinar)

for those who might be interested…———- ———-Live Webinar: How to Manage Growing Digital Content Needs Through Virtualization From New York to Oregon, Florida to Utah, and more states are passing legislation in an effort to move toward digital content in K-12 and higher education. As electronic media take center stage and textbooks become a thing of the past, K-20 educators are seeking engaging ways to ...

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On friending & following – why I don’t follow you

I posted this some time back, but I think it’s something to review every year. I’d love to connect with you on @: twitter, my blog, or linkedIn (please add a note to your request). You can also connect with me at my facebook page. If I unfollow (or unfan or unfriend or do not accept your request) it’s not that I like you any ...

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Notes on COMO 2011 (GLA)

I’m finally getting around to sharing my final thoughts and notes on COMO 2011. The good:  all of the sessions I attended or heard part of  – great> excellent academic papers, Green Library presentation,  PBCore presentation, RDA, WREK (when do I get to be on the radio?)  seeing my fellow librarians and compadres from around the state  the vendors had candy and cute fuzzy toy ...

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Getting rid of top stories in Facebook (sort of) – the workaround

It seems every time a workaround is uncovered, Facebook blocks it.  One workaround that is still working is to manually create a list of all friends and just read that. It is chronological and not by top stories (thankfully!) Of course you have to select the list when you login. Previous workarounds which may or may not work

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Wrek, the Library Rock and Roll Show (COMO)

One of the presentations I attended at COMO was a presentation on “Lost in the Stacks” the Library “Rock and Roll” Radio Show hosted at WREK.  This show is on at Fridays at noon and if you can’t catch it then, you can hear the archives for 2 weeks (hopefully they can do podcasting one day). You can also check them out on Facebook, too.  ...

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