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Digital Media Trends 3.0

I'm currently writing content for a new module we'll be teaching next year "Manipulating Media", and have updated my Digital Media Trends 2.0 material (which still seems to get a lot of traffic) to the following information (what else do you think I should have included?): Current trends in digital media focus upon crowd-sourcing, collaboration and bottom-up approaches to material. A commonly used phrase is that sellers should ‘fish where the fish are’, with the…

Digital Media Trends (testing Posterous)

Current trends in digital media focus upon crowd-sourcing, collaboration and bottom-up approaches to material. A commonly used phrase is that sellers should ‘fish where the fish are’, with the trend having moved from ‘push’ marketing to ‘pull’ marketing (where users opt in). Since 2004, the ‘fish’ have largely been on social networking sites. Friends Reunited , launched in 2000, was the first social networking site to achieve prominence in the UK, but since 2004, such…

Josie Fraser, Keynote, #pelc10

Josie Fraser is well known in the field of social media and learning, and writes regularly about her research on her blog SocialTech. Josie spreads her time and energy across a wide variety of social media/networking spaces, where she can be found experimenting with all manner of emerging technologies. At the ALT-C 2008 Conference, she received the prestigious Learning Technologist of the Year award and continues to be at the forefront of learning technology development.…

#charitytuesday

The chief executive of Bullying UK, John Carnell, saw #charitytuesday on Twitter that day (12 May 2009) and decided to back it. He enlisted the support of Bullying UK's (then) 5,400 followers. "It's done absolutely remarkably well," says Carnell. "It opens up communication in a way we've never really had before." The benefits of using #charitytuesday for charities seem substantial. No one is hassled for money, rather they are asked to contribute to a conversation,…

Digital Media Trends 2.0

Following some of the feedback I received yesterday, I have re-edited some of this - it's never going to be perfect, and I have marking to do, but I hope to develop this into something usable for the University of Winchester! Current trends in digital media focus upon crowd-sourcing, collaboration and bottom-up approaches to material. A commonly used phrase is that sellers should ‘fish where the fish are’, with the trend having moved from ‘push’…
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