YouTube Music

Logo Making the most of YouTube Music – music.youtube.com Wikipedia: YouTube Music is a music streaming service and mobile app developed by YouTube; it provides a tailored interface for the service oriented towards music streaming, allowing users to browse through songs and music videos on YouTube based on genres, playlists, and recommendations. The service also …

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 …

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 …

YouTube

Logo YouTube – youtube.com –  is a video-sharing website, created by three former PayPal employees in February 2005 and owned by Google since late 2006, on which users can upload, view and share videos. Key Links youtube.com new live events library subscriptions Planeta Channel Ron Mader Core skills (Digital Literacy Quiz) Have you created an …

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 …

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 …

Can you make a playlist?

Roofdog: Can you make a playlist? Playlist = a list of recorded songs or pieces of music chosen Digital Literacy Quiz Can you make a playlist? Continuing our gamification of the social web, points to our friends who can make a public or semi-public playlist on GooglePlay, YouTube, and other channels. Why? Making and maintaining …

Flickr Faves

Poster We are looking forward to seeing how the freshly revamped Flickr photography site – flickr.com – develops. Will it survive? As a long-time user / member / fan, I am looking forward to seeing how good friends and wonderful strangers adjust to the revised Flickrverse. That said, here are some of our fave accounts …