We would like to thank students at the University of Edinburgh who completed the Digital Footprint survey in semester 1 (2016-2017).
We appreciate your input, as it helps us understand what social media you are using; and how you are managing your online tracks and traces (digital footprint).
Congratulations to the three students who won a £10 book token and Digital Footprint freebies
Watch the TEDx Youth talk from Nicola Osborne (2 Dec 2016)
Managing your digital footprint: creating an effective online presence (approx. 10 mins)
This short presentation provides information and useful advice on managing your digital footprint and how to create an effective online presence. It includes information on taking control of your online presence, some common misunderstandings, how to manage your digital footprint, and much more.
Digital Footprint and e-professionalism (approx. 9 mins)
This short presentation provides information and useful advice on managing your digital footprint and e-professionalism. It includes information on professional bodies’ guidelines, what you need to consider online, and useful advice about being professional online.
Further information and resources can be found www.ed.ac.uk/iad/digitalfootprint
At a workshop with students from Nursing Studies, we discussed e-professionalism, including the professional bodies’ guidelines and what e-professionalism meant to them. The following Wordle illustrates this.
This short presentation (approx 10 mins) by Dr Louise Connelly, provides information on managing your digital footprint and creating an effective online presence.
Creating an effective online presence
It happens all the time and another large company has just announced that they had a data breach – Yahoo!
What can you do?
- Change your password
- Use a unique password
- Check your account for any unusual activity
- Ensure your pc is up to date with software and operating systems (including an anti-virus package)
Further information about the Yahoo hack can be found at:
If I Googled you, what would I find? This is the question that Nicola Osborne (EDINA, University of Edinburgh) presented to her audience as part of her #codi16 Fringe show.
Read the 4 star review: http://www.broadwaybaby.com/shows/if-i-googled-you-what-would-i-find/713802#.V8BRCv-LBYw.twitter