Summary of Ray Schroeder’s Blogs and Micro-Blogs

More than 25,000 blog postings since 2001 – Blogs published 365 days a year and more recently twitters sent daily

Online Learning Update blog (more than 1,900 RSS and 600 email subscribers via Feedburner) http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/onlinelearning/blogger.html

Search for the words online learning in Google turns up in the top three (unpaid) returns among 78,000,000 ~ Search for the words online learning in Google blogsearch (http://blogsearch.google.com/ ) turns up in the top three among 25,000,000 ~ Search for the words online learning in the new Microsoft Bing (http://bing.com/) turns up in the top three among 265,000,000 responses ~ Web visitors – location of visitors in past approx 24 hours: http://tinyurl.com/nvwota  

Republished at dozens of top online learning and technology sites, including:

·         Eduforge - http://planet.eduforge.org/

·         Canadian Institute of Distance Education Research - http://cider.athabascau.ca/feeds/

·         IEEE Education Society - http://www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/es/rss1.html

·         J Wiley Faculty Network - http://he-cda.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-290447.html

·         Souhrn příspěvků ze zahraničních webů http://netmoderator.cz/blogs/externi_blogy/default.aspx

·         Projecto MEDEIA http://medeia.org/aggregator/sources

Educational Technology blog (more than 2,400 RSS and 600 email subscribers via FeedBurner) http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/et/blogger.html

Search for the words educational technology in Google turns up in the top three (unpaid) returns 54,000,000 responses ~ Search for the words educational technology in Google blogsearch (http://blogsearch.google.com/ )   turns up in the top three among 7,000,000 responses ~ Search for the words educational technology elsewhere, such as Google India (http://google.co.in/ ) turns up in the top three among 53,000,000

Also first page rankings in such other locations as: 

·         http://www.google.com.au/ (Australia)

·         http://www.google.co.uk/ (England)

·         http://www.google.de/ (Germany)

·         http://www.google.com.hk/ (Hong Kong)

·         http://www.google.co.kr/ (Korea)

·         http://www.google.co.za/ (South Africa)

Search for the words educational technology in the new Microsoft Bing (http://bing.com/) turns up in the top three among 480,000,000 responses ~ Web visitors – location of visitors in past approx 24 hours:   http://tinyurl.com/kvh98o  

Techno-News blog (more than 150 RSS subscribers via FeedBurner) http://people.uis.edu/rschr1/blogger.html

Recession Realities blog – tracking the impact of the recession in higher education http://recessionreality.blogspot.com

Twitter sites

·         http://twitter.com/rayschroeder  (195 followers) 

·         http://twitter.com/onlinelearningu (re-publish of Online Learning Update blog)

·         http://twitter.com/edutechnology (re-publish of Educational Technology Blog) 

·         http://twitter.com/edurecession (re-publish of Recession Realities blog)

2008 Society for New Communications Research Excellence in New Communications Award for Online Reputation Management by an Academic Institution http://www.newcommreview.com/?p=1352

Blog summary – Ray Schroeder August 2009