Tag Archives: social network

84 – Stack Overflow

New on the list in 2019, up 22 places in 2019 Stack Overflow is community of IT developers where they go too learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers. Website: stackoverflow.com Cost: Free Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 49 Top 100 Tools for Education 2019: – Past […]

43 – TweetDeck

Big increase of 32 places in 2019 TweetDeck is a social media dashboard for staying in touch with what’s happening and connecting you with your contacts on Twitter. Available for Web and smartphones. Website: tweetdeck.com Cost: Free. Availability: Download Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 28 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher […]

175 – Snapchat

 Big drop down the list of 71 places in 2019 Snapchat lets you easily talk with friends, view Live Stories from around the world, and explore news in Discover. Website: snapchat.com Cost: Free. Availability: Download app Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 99 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: – […]

118 – Xing

Down a further 9 places in 2019 Xing is a German career-oriented social networking site for enabling a small-world network for professionals. Website: xing.com Cost: Free. Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 66 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: – Past Overall Rankings 2018: 109    2017: 88  […]

48 – Instagram

A drop of 22 places in 2019 Instagram is a social network based around sharing photos and videos. Owned by Facebook. Website: instagram.com Cost: Free Availability: Download app Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 32 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: – Past Overall Rankings 2018: 26.   2017: 34    […]

18 – Facebook

Continues to drop down the list in 2019 Although primarily used by individuals for personal networking, it is also seen as a useful tool within education to support both study groups and course sites. Website: facebook.com Cost: Free Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 14 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: – Top 100 […]

5 – LinkedIn

Same position as in 2018 LinkedIn is a networking service, for connecting with others professionally as well as for finding jobs. Its range of groups is also considered valuable. Website: linkedin.com Cost: Free and premium versions Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 4 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 15 Top 100 Tools for […]

4 – Twitter

Same position as in 2018 Twitter is a prime place for professional social networking, for news and updates, and for use as a backchannel and real-time chats. Website: twitter.com Cost: Free Availability: Online Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 3 Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 19 Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 11 Past Overall […]