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#23research – Thing 7: Online Identity

Thing 7 module centres on your own online identity and suggests your online identity should be considered part of your professional identity.  The ‘Getting Started’ activity encourages you to Google yourself and see what kind of results pop up.                                …

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#23research – Thing 6: Twitter

Twitter is one of my favourite social media tools to use and so glad to see it appear as Thing 6.  I first created my account in 2009 and like many, I didn’t do a lot with it.  I couldn’t quite grasp how it worked or what I should do with it.  The turning point…

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#23research – Thing 5: News Feeds

Thing 5 looked at News Feeds, specifically the RSS web format.  My experience to date with RSS feeds was pretty much limited to the RSS function within Outlook for work.  After reading the module, I thought I would give Feedly a try as it looked fairly straighforward. Screenshot of my Feedly – 23Research collection I…

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#23research – Thing 2: Online security

Thing 2: Online security made me reflect on the levels of security I currently use for my online presence.  In a very informal, non-scientific ‘survey’ of password strength, I asked some folks the following: Do you know what 2-step verification is? The majority answered yes and were able to describe how the 2 step verification…