SPOTLIGHT: Use Listly for Crowd-Curated Web Lists

List.ly is a social list making and content curation site.  If you’re trying to crowdsource a list on something (ex. the best photography sites?  your favorite eggplant parmigiana recipes?  best restaurants in Boston?) then Listly can help.  With Listly, you set the topic, and then add links to items you want included on your list.  You can order the list however you want (curate it) but also allow visitors to vote up or down items to create a crowd-ranked lists.  The lists are also social, so others can add to them.  Lastly can… Read More

SPOTLIGHT HigherEd #FollowFriday: @JosieAhlquist

Since it’s my first Follow Friday post, it’s only fitting I start with the woman who inspired me to begin this process.  Josie Ahlquist is a Doctoral student in higher education, and a researcher and speaker on social media and college students, particularly as it relates to leadership and student self-presentation online.  Josie shares her knowledge through blogging and is an active participant on #SAchat.  Her website has a wealth of information about college student engagement online. Follow @JosieAhlquist This is a post from my ongoing effort every Friday to highlight interesting and engaging higher education professionals… Read More