Twitter Links

Logo Links related to Twitter presented in mostly random fashion: avan April 2020 Settings An update to your data-sharing settings – The control you have over what information Twitter shares with its business partners has changed. Specifically, your ability to control mobile app advertising measurements has been removed, but you can control whether to share …

Livestreaming and archived video

Poster This page is a special shoutout to those attempting livestreaming and recorded video from the event organizers, educators, tour guides, artisans, academics, and others featured and linked from Planeta.com. For all of us, this page is a DIY (do it yourself) guide to making the most of free video services. It also acknowledges the …

Eventbrite

Logo Eventbrite – eventbrite.com is a U.S.-based event management and ticketing website. The service allows users to browse, create, and promote local events. The service charges a fee to event organizers in exchange for online ticketing services, unless the event is free. Key Links eventbrite.com my tickets create directory features free-online-event-registration fees add-faqs-to-your-event-page how to cancel an event …

Flickr Friday

Hashtags We use the #FlickrFriday hashtag to talk up all things Flickr on Fridays. As a photography site, Flickr has been one of my favorites. That said, the site’s diminishing popularity has put the hashtag into dissuse. There is a Flickr Friday Group with a different topic that changes on a weekly basis. Embedded Tweets …

Flashback Friday, aka #FlashbackFriday

Hashtags #FlashbackFriday = Posts made on Fridays, typically with vintage photos Also: #FBF Also see: #ThrowbackThursday Embedded Tweets 2007 New Zealand #Ecotourism Conference https://t.co/E9v0OOk6wY @tuisong1 @wherestrentnow #ThrowbackThursday #FlashbackFriday #wildnz pic.twitter.com/TAFZHH8cg8 — Ron Mader (@ronmader) November 16, 2017 https://t.co/8zF80nhTmt 2009 #FlashbackFriday pic.twitter.com/CTohdAFnu1 — planetanews (@planetanews) February 8, 2019 A few thoughts about refrigerator magnets (imánes para la …

Making the most of Facebook Live

Poster While we have questions about Facebook, we are big fans of live videos, and Facebook makes it very easy to stream video from personal accounts and pages. The social web channel makes it very easy to stream from personal or institutional accounts. The videos can be seen live and later on demand. Some videos …

Whatsapp

Logo Making the most of the social web, we are seeking your tips on making the most of real-time video calls. Where is the conversation? Everywhere! Are you using Duo, Facetime, Facebook Messenger, Houseparty, Skype, Zoom, or WhatsApp – whatsapp.com – the freeware, cross-platform, and end-to-end encrypted instant messaging app for smartphones? We explore this …

Houseparty

Logo Making the most of the social web, we are seeking your tips on making the most of real-time video calls. Where is the conversation? Everywhere! Are you using Duo, Facetime, Facebook Messenger, Skype, Whatsapp, Zoom, or Houseparty? We explore this in depth: Ready to party? Spotlight on Houseparty houseparty.com Rules @houseparty @EpicGames Houseparty currently …

Greece from Home

Hashtags Elsewhere on the web, during the Coronavirus Pandemic, tourism leaders in Greece are offering virtual tours. Hashtag: #greecefromhome Key Links Greece From Home Archive Media Assets Facebook YouTube Playlist @VisitGreecegr Questions = Ερωτήσεις Is there a schedule of upcoming live videos? = Υπάρχει ένα πρόγραμμα επερχόμενων ζωντανών βίντεο; What are the tourism trends in …

Libraries on the Social Web

Photo: Digital Literacy Tools Library = A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to. Many libraries are forward-thinking, digitally literate and public-facing. Others are learning. You have to walk before you run. Examples please! Planeta.com spotlights good practices around the …