Archive for the ‘Social Media TOS’ Category

Isn’t it time to update @Instagram Community Guidelines about “regramming” photos?

November 7th, 2014 Karine Joly 10 Comments

Do as Instagram says not as Instagram does, really? I recognize it: I have developed an healthy interest for the terms of service (TOS) of social media platforms since I invested 19 hours of my life reading from top to bottom several of them when I was working on a conference presentation last year. Call […]

Present at the 2014 Higher Ed Social Media Conference: Submit a proposal by Oct 8 #hesm

September 15th, 2014 Karine Joly 4 Comments

Looking for great presentations for the 2014 Higher Ed Social Media Conference (Dec 3, 2014) Welcoming hundreds of participants from more than 80 different institutions based in the US, Canada and the UK last December, the 1st edition of the Higher Ed Social Media Conference was a big success last year. [View the story “Who […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday: Could Your Holiday Video Jeopardize Your #highered School’s YouTube Channel?

December 10th, 2013 Karine Joly 3 Comments

‘Tis the season of cookies, egg nog and holiday video cards in higher education! First, don’t forget to email me your Holiday Video Card! I always collect a selection of the best higher ed holiday card videos in a post on this blog. It’s been a holiday tradition for the past 3 years. And, this […]

Social Media TOS & Copyright for #highered Crash Course [#heweb13 SLIDES]: Redacted, but NOT Classified

October 10th, 2013 Karine Joly No Comments

Classified Social Media, Really? No, not really :-) I know it’s Thursday – and not Tuesday, but I’ve just found a way to upload the presentation about social media terms of service I gave at the #heweb13 conference 3 days ago without causing any trouble (hopefully). Taking a hint from classified documents, I used my […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday at #heweb13: To break or not to break the TOS with your #highered accounts?

October 8th, 2013 Karine Joly No Comments

Tuesday is social media TOS day! I gave my last scheduled presentation about the topic yesterday at the High Ed Web conference in Buffalo, NY (Donna Talarico blogged my session for LINK!), but I will keep sharing insights on social media TOS for a few more weeks. Should I even care about social media terms […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday: How to run a #highered Twitter contest without any trouble

October 1st, 2013 Karine Joly No Comments

Ah, contests on social media platforms… Nothing like a contest to generate some tweets, right? They are a great tool to increase engagement (the promise of a prize is a powerful motivator) without breaking the bank (only a few prizes will help engage many hopeful participants). Since the beginning of times (well, almost), contests, sweepstakes […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday: 6 Rules Applying to #highered Facebook Page Covers

September 24th, 2013 Karine Joly 2 Comments

It’s Tuesday, so you know the drill: it’s time for Social Media TOS Tuesday! After dealing with Instagram last week and the previous one (even prompting some discussions in the community), I’d like to tackle an easier topic: Facebook Page Cover Images. Your first time coming across a Social Media TOS Tuesday? Read this first! […]

Take part in the 1st #highered Advanced Social Media Conference: Submit a proposal by Oct 16, 2013

September 23rd, 2013 Karine Joly No Comments

UPDATE: the program of the conference is now available, so make sure you register if you want to attend! Calling all the higher ed social media pros to the rescue! Are you in charge of social media at your school? Do you spend more time on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and/or LinkedIn than you do in […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday: How to share Instagram photos on Facebook without risking DMCA complaints #hesm #highered

September 17th, 2013 Karine Joly No Comments

My first Social Media TOS Tuesday post on re-Instagraming Instagramed photos from others generated a lot of interest and some questions last week. In my Social Media TOS Tuesday posts (that I’ll update if any change happens), I’m addresssing some of the points I see most often infringed in higher education as well as any […]

Social Media TOS Tuesday: Can You Repost Followers’ Photos or Videos on Instagram? #hesm #highered

September 10th, 2013 Karine Joly 5 Comments

UPDATE Nov 7, 2014: Isn’t it time to update @Instragram Community Guidelines about “regramming” photos? Social Media TOS Tuesdays? The headline might be a bit lame, but, the goal of this new series of posts isn’t. Over the past few months I’ve taken an unusual (and unhealthy) interest in the terms of service (TOS) of […]