Using Pinterest for Learning and Teaching

Introduction
Pinterest is “is a tool for collecting and organizing things you love” (Pinterest, 2013) but can also be used to share and find online content. The main difference between social bookmarking sites like delicious and Pinterest, is that Pinterest

Using Twitter for Learning and Teaching

Introduction
Twitter is “a real-time information network that connects you to the latest information about what you find interesting” (Twitter, 2011) and currently has around 255 million monthly active users (Twitter, 2014). Twitter allows you to post short messages called

A Student’s Guide to LinkedIn (a resource for Lecturers)

Introduction
Students might be active on other social network websites such as facebook, Google+ and twitter but quite often ignore one of the most powerful professional networks out there: LinkedIn (Johnston, 2011).

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional online network