Map of the EduPlurkiverse

Are you on it yet? If you're using Plurk already, go add yourself by copying it to your saved maps and then saving a pushpin to it. If you aren't, isn't it time you gave Plurk a try? Based on at least one study, it's neck and neck (and NECC?) with Twitter. As I've mentioned [...]

By | July 31st, 2008|Web 2.0|7 Comments

I have unlimited love for Bluehost

I'm not shy about how much I love my hosting company, Bluehost. In fact, I seem to blog about it once a year, it seems as thought it's about that time again. Reason I'm mentioning it now is because they recently upped the ante once again and I couldn't be happier. So a friend of [...]

By | July 11th, 2008|Tech|14 Comments

Blog posts: Does size matter?

As I was writing those last two brain dumps, I kept thinking "Maybe I should be breaking these up into multiple, smaller posts?" I know that often if a post is too long, I find it intimidating to begin reading and put it off until some day that may never come in the future. I'd [...]

By | July 10th, 2008|Musings|19 Comments

A NECC to learn from

The good stuff was easy. Much more challenging to document the stuff I think we need to learn from. Before I go any farther, let me just say that these are my own personal observations and thoughts. While I may sound critical of some people or behaviors, I don't begrudge anybody because I don't think [...]

By | July 10th, 2008|Conferences, Gripes, Musings, NECC|12 Comments

A NECC to Remember

I know most people have already put up their post-NECC reports, but I figure it's never really too late and I'm glad that I had time to put some things in perspective and do a little soul searching before writing this. There's so much to write about, both positive and negative, so I think I'm [...]

By | July 10th, 2008|Conferences, NECC|4 Comments