social media

Helping adults learn how to identify fake news

ASPBAE has reported on an Indonesian workshop addressing the phenomenon of fake news and enhancing digital literacies to tackle the challenge.

“The workshop was designed to actively and creatively engage the participants in the sessions. Some of the issues covered were social media’s responsibility towards protecting users from fake news, the “post-truth” era, why and how fake news originated and is spread, the impact it has on people and communities, how to recognise it, and how to counter its growing influence.

Becoming amazingly great at social media

An online presence still remains an important part of every organisation's engagement plan. Most organisations have a website and now social media platforms are becoming the norm. At ACE Aotearoa we have focussed our attention on three social media platforms that work for us - Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Research on social media and adult education

social media and adult education

Using social media for educational purposes still remains a resource available to every adult educator. In January 2013, a study was published titled Social media in adult education. This study is still relevant even though some social media platforms have changed since then.

2018 Global NGO Technology Report

5,352 NGOs • 164 COUNTRIES • 6 CONTINENTS
The Global NGO Technology Report is an annual research project that seeks to gain a better understanding of how non-governmental organizations (NGOs) use technology. Sponsored by the Public Interest Registry and researched by Nonprofit Tech for Good, the report summarizes how NGOs use web and email communications, online fundraising tools, social media, mobile technology, and data management and security software.

2018 Social Media Image Size Cheat Sheet

Social media platforms are forever changing the image sizes and formats, so they re-created the 2016 social media image sizes cheat sheet and updated it to 2017.

The need for strong social media presence has soared in 2016 and will only increase in prominence in 2017. This is why you really need to keep up to speed with your business / brand / personal profiles, and to optimize them with the right images to represent you!