Magazine article Techniques

An Important Tool in Revamping Career and Technical Education's (CTE) Image

Magazine article Techniques

An Important Tool in Revamping Career and Technical Education's (CTE) Image

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AN IMPORTANT TOOL IN REVAMPING CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION'S (CTE) IMAGE is the use of technology to spread the message about the value of a particular CTE program, and then monitoring the statistics about who is receiving the message and what actions they are taking in response to it. The following tools arc some of the premier Web-based applications for managing and tracking social media.

1 HootSuite

Web application

www.hootsuite.com

The 411: Hootsuite is a social media platform that allows users to manage multiple social networks, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, MySpace, Foursquare and WordPress. Users can create various streams to keep track of what they have posted and what their friends have posted, as well as follow news, search teams and keywords. The platform allows people to send updates from multiple networks at once, track statistics, schedule updates, create and customize lists, and view threaded conversations. It also provides users with their Klout number, which measures a person's social influence across the Web.

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2 TweetReach

Web application

www.tweetreach.com

The 411; The free version of TweetReach analyzes a user's last 50 tweets and gives detailed analysis of the reach that user has achieved across the Web. …

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