Skip to main content

Home/ Diigo In Education/ Group items tagged popularity

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Steve Ransom

Blogs Wane as the Young Drift to Sites Like Twitter - NYTimes.com - 30 views

  • too busy to write lengthy posts
  • uninspired by a lack of readers
  • social networking did a good enough job keeping them in touch with friends and family
  • ...7 more annotations...
  • Blogs went largely unchallenged until Facebook reshaped consumer behavior with its all-purpose hub for posting everything social. Twitter, which allows messages of no longer than 140 characters, also contributed to the upheaval.
  • quick updates
  • If you’re looking for substantive conversation, you turn to blogs
  • With blogging you have to write
  • Some people write some phrases or some quotes, but that’s it
  • bloggers often use Facebook and Twitter to promote their blog posts to a wider audience. Rather than being competitors, he said, they are complementary.
  • While the younger generation is losing interest in blogging, people approaching middle age and older are sticking with it.
  •  
    The gist of this is that blogging takes 2 much time & thought... with the younger more interested in quick soundbytes and informal social interaction
Steve Ransom

The Klout Myth and Living Above The Influence | South Florida Filmmaker - 31 views

  • hat’s your Klout score with your spouse?
  • Blog Featured
  • “Stop spending so much time on the computer.” Translation? Start spending some more time with us.
  • ...4 more annotations...
  • “Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.”
  • hat’s your Klout score with your spouse?
  • What’s your Klout score with your kids?
  • What’s your Klout score in your community?
  •  
    Everyone should read this and reflect deeply. I have also ordered Sherry Turkle's new book, Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other
1 - 3 of 3
Showing 20 items per page