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Social Media Management Applications

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Oct 15, 2014
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Control your social media class interactions with these SM Management applications. HootSuite This social media management app allows users to monitor and post to several popular networks such as facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others. users can conveniently create and schedule posts for future days. TweetDeck This web app is used for social media management, that […]

Data visualization sites

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Nov 1, 2013
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Talking about ‘Data’ can often be boring, use these data visualization sites to spark more interest in your class.   https://infoactive.co/ This site allows users to build an interactive infographic and data visualization simply and efficiently .  There is no need to be a programmer or tutorials simply drag and drop, the site is also […]

Caption and Translate any Video

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Oct 29, 2013
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Take advantage of the web tools below to caption and translate your Videos. Sublight This application allows users to search and download subtitles for their movies. It is very useful to deaf users who require subtitles without the hassle of searching for the subtitles.   http://dotsub.com/ This browser based application allows users to create and […]

List of Video Converters

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Oct 23, 2013
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Be more flexible with your Online teaching and take advantage of  this list of Video Converters.   http://www.all2convert.com/ This online multimedia site allows users to convert public and private videos to different video devices such as mobile phones or ipod users can watch their video or play mp3 files anywhere. Also includes the ability to […]

Twitter Hashtag Monitoring Tools

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Oct 15, 2013
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Be more efficient using twitter in your classroom by using these  Twitter Hashtag monitoring tools.   http://nestivity.com/ This tool allows users to connect with their followers in a more organized and structured way. Provide the ability to share experiences, questions and ideas and streamline them to you inbound Tweets. http://www.hashtags.org/chat/ This page is a great […]

Free Blogging platforms

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Oct 9, 2013
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Using Blogging platforms is important for student collaboration as well as class interaction. Here is a list of sites that offer a variety of options.   https://roon.io/ Users have the opportunity to easily create and share a blog, it is free and works with multiple platforms such as Web; Mac; iOS  and includes a free […]

A list of Word Cloud Generators

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Oct 3, 2013
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A list of Word Cloud Generators   http://www.tagxedo.com/ This site allows users to turn words, famous speeches, news articles, themes and slogans and convert them into visual word clouds in which the words appear in different styles and sizes. http://www.tocloud.com/ Users are able to include a phrase and based on the  phrases the service pulls […]

Social Media Findings

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Sep 26, 2013
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I often use Polls in my classes and wider college population to get an idea of what everyone thinks. This way i get a better perspective of what works and what doesn’t. Below you’ll see some Poll examples that may be of relevance for someone interested in Social Media and Mobile Web Apps. My Summer […]

Donate via Twitter

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Sep 19, 2013
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Have you ever thought about receiving donation via Twitter? The idea of giving via Social Media platform such as Twitter will increase the possibility on reaching more people and hopefully will escalate the opportunity for more donation. I asked this question here http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/are-there-any-alternatives-to-tweetdonate-for-sending-donations-on-twitter/ I received two answers which i thought I post here…   http://www.tweetdonate.org/ […]

What service will let me easily download portions of a YouTube video?

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Sep 18, 2013
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Have you ever wanted just a short segment (instead of the entire clip) of a YouTube video to share it with the class? I asked this question at http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/what-service-will-let-me-easily-download-portions-of-a-youtube-video/ Got two answers http://www.tubechop.com/   http://www.filsh.net/ Add other resources by commenting on this post  

Find more similar Websites like the one you already fancy

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Sep 16, 2013
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Find more similar Websites like the one you already fancy WebSitesLike This site allows assists the user in finding sites that are similar to each other. Users can enter a website and based on the large index stored here, this site will give back a list of similar sites found on the world wide web. […]

Internet tools that will notify me every-time my name crops up on the internet

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Sep 13, 2013
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Is there a service that will notify me every-time my name crops up on the internet? With the help of http://www.makeuseof.com/ I was able to find three services so far… http://www.talkwalker.com http://www.google.com/alerts http://www.gigaalert.com/   Add other resources by commenting on this post

List of sites To Create Facebook Cover Images

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Sep 9, 2013
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List of sites To Create Facebook Cover Images   http://thesitecanvas.com/ Users have the ability to be creative and original this site allows users to change their facebook cover page using a site canvas. Users can Customize their page and profile, change your background, create your own cover and even choose from a gallery.     […]

List of Mobile Web App Creators

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Sep 4, 2013
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List of Mobile Web App Creators   http://www.theappbuilder.com/ This site allows the user to create, distribute and update their own mobile app. The user does not need any technical experience to create the app it is a quick and simple process.     http://mobile.conduit.com/ This site provides the user with templates or categories that will […]

List of sites To Create Twitter Cover Images

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Sep 3, 2013
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List of sites To Create Twitter Cover Images http://www.twitrcover.com/ This site provides the user with the ability to use high quality Twitter covers and have a wide variety of user friendly header creators and twitter banners. There are over 1000 covers that tweeters can choose from.   http://www.autreplanete.com/ap-social-media-image-maker/#twitter This interactive graphic design studio allows the […]

Fantastic internship opportunity for a web developer!

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Aug 27, 2013
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Fantastic internship opportunity for a web developer! Brazilius is a highly creative agile web solutions multicultural start-up agency and we offer top notch web solutions to clients worldwide, with concentration in Brazil and US. The intern will be exposed to all aspects of our start-up, will receive professional coaching and will have an opportunity to learn […]

Interested on teaching 1 extra hybrid class

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Aug 26, 2013
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I am Interested on teaching 1 extra hybrid class on #CUNY colleges other than #LAGCC. Below view the classes I already teach at #LAGCC that I could teach on other CUNY colleges. BTC100 Intro to Computers BTC200 Intro to Information Systems HUW161 Intro to Web Design HUW161 Intro to Flash HUW166 Intro to Web Development […]

List of YouTube converters to MP3

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Aug 26, 2013
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List of YouTube converters to MP3 youtubemp3.tv This site allows users to convert Youtube Videos to MP3 format, this advanced youtube to mp3 converter quickly converts and downloads YouTube videos free of charge.   http://www.wontube.com/blog/how-to-download-youtube-mp3 YouTube to MP3 Converter is easy to use, users simply copy the url and paste to convert.  A great way […]

25 Free Digital Audio Editors You Should Know

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Aug 19, 2013
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22 Free Digital Audio Editors You Should Know   Audacity This audio editing software allows the user to record and edit sounds, users can record live video and the ability to convert analog data to digital data that can be placed on CD’s. Other features include sound mixes cuts, copies and splices and background noise […]

A List of Online CV & Resume Builders

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Aug 11, 2013
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A List of Online CV & Resume Builders     ResumeBuilder This online tool allows users to create a resume quickly and professionally, without having to figure out the locations of where things go. Cvmkr This resume building tool works on the web, users can build professionally formatted resumes without any effort.  Many designs are […]

List of Link Shorteners

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Jul 31, 2013
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List of Link Shorteners bitly With bitly users cam tale urls from around the world then store them and share them around the world, they are knows as bitmarks.  Now users can go directly to the website and create custom short URL’s.     Cli.gs This short URL service allows users to shorten long URLs […]

Free E-learning Audio Tools

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Jul 29, 2013
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A list of Free E-learning Audio Tools Windows Movie Maker This application allows users to capture audio and video and then edit the project. There are many helpful resources that give us the ability to create digital stories with picture stills and audio. The projects can also be shared through social medias and youtube. PowerPoint […]

Free online meeting scheduler web tools

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Jul 23, 2013
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A list of Free online meeting scheduler web tools   Scheduleonce This online meeting scheduler allows users to easily schedule any event such as customer appointments, group meetings and one on one meetings. This service can be used for single or multi users.   Meetingwizard Users can send online invitations to plan and schedule meetings […]

Free Webtools to Create Timelines

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May 27, 2013
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TikiToki This application is used to create multimedia timelines,  users can create nice animated timelines.   Time Glider This web tool allows users to create, collaborate on, and publish zooming/planning interactive timelines for free, it is similar to Google Maps but is used for time.   OurStory Ourstory allows users to write stories, tag friends […]

List of Free ePortfolios Sites

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May 20, 2013
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Blogger This easy blogging software allows users to start new blogs and is great for publishing posts and uploading images.   Carbonmade Users can build and manage an online portfolio that includes up to 5 project with around 35 images. This tool is very useful to illustrators, and digital media professionals.   DoYouBuzz This application […]

List of Magazine Creators

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May 13, 2013
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Glossi This site allows the user to create a magazine by adding images, photos, videos, animations and audio. Users can customize and publish for desktop and mobile devices. Axmag This online service allows the user to convert a pdf file to a flash book, users can flip through pages similar to a book as well […]

List of Podcasting Tools

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May 6, 2013
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BlogAmp This service allows users to manage content provide site owners and bloggers with the ability  to customize on demand presentations and use add-on features for attracting a specific audience.     Easypodcast This Graphical User Interface tool allows users to easily podcast their publication, in spanish or english.     Evoca Users can create […]

List of eBook Creators

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May 3, 2013
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Papyruseditor This online tool is used to create ebooks, Users can edit covers, import content from the web, or create new content. Users can then sell their ebook by setting a price and clicking on publish. MobiPocket Creator This ebook creator which allows users to add HTML tags and image files to the publication. This […]

List of Free RSS Feed Aggregators

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Apr 29, 2013
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feedage This Feed contains easy to use categories that allows the user to search the RSS directory. this site contains so much sections that users can locate large number of RSS data feeds that are available and makes it easier for you to find and subscribe to the content interested in.     feedster This […]

List of Poll & Survey Creators

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Apr 22, 2013
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addpoll This easy creator allows the user to create polls, surveys and html forms on the web. AnswerGarden This easy to use feedback tool allows the  user to create online brainstorming or embed it on a website or blog as a poll or guestbook. Boo roo Users can create online polls in minutes with this […]

Mobiles in the classroom

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Apr 17, 2013
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“As the high-tech world evolves from dial-up access to lightning-fast smartphones, students benefit from a more mobile classroom”, starts this article i read this morning. But what are some of the ways Mobiles can be used in the classroom? here are three… Cell phones for Time Management article by RoxannNys Reminders and alarms are some […]

List of Presentation Tools

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Apr 15, 2013
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SlideShare This tool provides users the ability to upload and share PowerPoint presentations publicly or privately as well as word documents and Adobe PDF Portfolios.   Animoto Animoto turns your photos and video clips into professional video slideshows in minutes.   VUVOX VUVOX allows the user to create interactive slideshows and presentations from photos, video […]

List of Data Storage – iCloud

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Apr 11, 2013
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  Dropbox This cloud services allows users to  get 2GB of free storage space and have the ability to get extra  free space when you refer friends to dropbox.  Data is securely stored online and can be accessed by anyone who has been given permission to view.  Users can add and delete content by following […]

List of QR Code Generators

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Apr 1, 2013
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  GoQR.me  Users can create qr codes that can be customized, uses can set the size of the QR code, and background color. users can also create text barcodes, URL for hard linking, contact information QR codes, and can even create SMS QR codes and vCard QR codes for business cards.   QR Code Users […]

List of PDF Creators

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Mar 18, 2013
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  CutePDF Users install a virtual printer that converts any file to PDF when printed from that format.  Basically users will send a regular document for printing that will be sent out to look like a PDF document.   PrimoPDF This  PDF creator allows the user to easily create PDF files, by simply printing a […]

List of Online Photo Editors

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Mar 11, 2013
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  Croppola.com This free online service goes beyond giving users a way to simply crop images. Croppola provides users with content aware cropping, meaning that it will suggest, based on your image, how it should be cropped.   Aviary This app allows users to edit photos directly from any smartphone, users can add effects, crop, […]

List of Content Curation Sites

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Mar 4, 2013
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  Scoop.it This website allows people to collect and send content through the web. People can share their interests with others and post them online for others to comment on and share, the information is used placed under categories for easy viewing and collaboration.   Storify Allows people to clearly understand what others are talking […]

Tools to Create Your Own Infographics

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Feb 24, 2013
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Here is a list of Tools to Create Your Own Infographics   What About Me? This personalization tool allows the user to produces colorful infographics that  can be displayed on any social media automatically Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. This Intel provided tool easily creates an infographics the users digital life allowing for  you to be […]

Useful Project Management Tools

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Feb 17, 2013
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Here is a list of Useful Project Management Tools, hope you find it useful 1. Basic Project Management Applications   Lighthouse A bug and issue application that tracks timelines and milestones the information is integrated with your email clients.  Tickets can be updated through the inbox, and can be made available to the public.  Users […]

List of Online Quiz Makers

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Feb 3, 2013
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Below is a list of Online Quiz Makers, hope you like the selection.   ProProfs A simple quiz, test and exam maker with color and images. Users can create quizzes, share them with others and view the results instantly.   QuizBox An online quiz builder that allows users to make quizzes for websites and blogs. […]

Free Organizer Websites

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Jan 27, 2013
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Here is a list of Organizer Websites you can use to better manage your busy schedule   TripIt.com – Travel Organizer Users are able to create a free travel itinerary in seconds by emailing the flight or hotel confirmation.   Evernote.com – Life Organizer Users are able save their ideas, things they like, and be […]

Mind Mapping Tools

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Jan 20, 2013
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Here is a list of Mind Mapping Tools to better organize your personal life.   http://www.mindmeister.com/ MindMeister is an online mind mapping and collaboration tool that runs from your web browser and Mobile devices. It is used by teachers to help student perform activities and stimulate the increase of student achievements.   http://vue.tufts.edu/ VUE stands […]

To Do List Tools

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Jan 14, 2013
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A list of ‘To Do List Tools’ for personal use. ToDoListMe.net This customizable online check list allows users to save changes locally, automatically drag items to other lists. Users can keep track of current tasks, projects, thing to do later, example template and can even create own list category.   Organi.sr This free to do […]

Online Website Builders

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Jan 8, 2013
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Here is a list of ‘Online Website Builders’ for personal use.   Wix is a free online tool that allows the user to create and customize their websites. Wix is a very user friendly interface and allows the user to work without any knowledge of coding. This tool contains templates as well as drags and […]

Screen Sharing & Collaborative Applications

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Jan 4, 2013
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A list of Screen Sharing & Collaborative Applications applications you may find useful.   QuickScreenShare.com Quick Screen Share is a free screen sharing service, that allows anybody to share their screen from the website and selecting share your screen. Absolutely no registration is required and is completely free to use. The service is compatible with Windows, Mac, […]

Digital Badges

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Oct 15, 2012
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As a way to align ourselves with new technology and popular trends it is vital that we make the students aware and encourage their accomplishments. Digital Badges are becoming a popular way to acknowledge professional skills. Additionally, Badges could be used to recognize, assess, motivate and evaluate learning. Our goal is to help implement this […]

5 Features i like about CourseSites.com for my Hybrid Courses

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Mar 1, 2012
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  I have been using CourseSites.com for few months now and I am very happy with the unparalleled experience it offers. (CourseSites is an online platform I use to run my hybrid courses.) CourseSites has truly enhanced my capabilities as an instructor to teach my courses. There is a long list of aspects I like […]

My Hybrid Course Structure

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Feb 24, 2012
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This short video will show you the structure of my Hybrid Course. I welcome all your comments that would help me improve my course structure. My Hybrid Course Structure

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