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March 17: Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo 11 Plus training

“Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo 11 Plus” will be offered 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, March 17, in 401B Hale Library. This presentation provides an overview of the NCapture browser add-on (to Google Chrome and Microsoft IE) as a tool for extracting information from social media platforms and will explore how the extracted data is analyzed using NVivo 11 Plus, a qualitative and mixed methods data analysis tool. (The NVivo for Mac now enables this functionality as well.)

Tapping social media data with NCapture & NVivo 11

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Nov. 18: Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo 11 Plus

Tapping Social Media Data with NCapture and NVivo 11 Plus is 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 18, in 401B Hale Library. This presentation provides an overview of the NCapture browser add-on (to Chrome and IE) as a tool for extracting information from social media platforms and will explore how the extracted data is analyzed using NVivo 11 Plus, a qualitative and mixed methods data analysis tool. (The NVivo for Mac now enables this functionality as well.)

NVIVO training, 1:30-3:30, Friday, Nov. 18, 401B Hale Library

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Exploring social media with NodeXL Basic training April 15

“Exploring Social Media with NodeXL Basic” is a two-hour session that introduces some of the social media data extraction and network graphing functionalities of an open-source and freeware tool NodeXL Basic. This event will be 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, April 15, in 401B Hale Library.

SampleGraph
This image shows an example of a network graph with small clusters of individuals in relationships and even smaller motifs.
  • Ever wonder what sorts of #hashtagged conversations may be occurring on Twitter and who the discussants are? Curious about the social networks of particular @accounts on Twitter?
  • Wonder what a public-facing social network looks like on Facebook? A private one?
  • Intrigued by a related tags network from Flickr? An article network on Wikipedia? A video network on YouTube? A user network on YouTube?

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“Should you be tweeting?” Tech Tips Live! session recording available

The recording for the March 30 Tech Tips Live! session “Should you be tweeting?” is now available.


The next session is 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 6, 4 steps to Instagram success. Join the session at ksu.zoom.us/j/738417925 a few minutes early so you don’t miss any of the discussion.

Visit the Tech Tip Live! website to find out information about upcoming sessions and to view recordings of past sessions. Ideas on future Tech Tips Live! session topics can be sent to cathyr@k-state.edu.

“Tapping Social Media with NCapture and NVivo 11” presentation Nov. 20

“Tapping Social Media with NCapture and NVivo 11” will be offered 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20, in 401B Hale Library. This presentation provides an overview of the NCapture add-in to NVivo 11 Pro as a tool for extracting information from social media platforms and will explore how the extracted data is analyzed using NVivo 11, a qualitative and mixed methods data analysis tool.  (The NVivo 11 for Mac now has the NCapture functionality.)

A Screenshot of the NVivo New Project Interface

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Exploring social media with NodeXL on April 10

“Exploring Social Media with NodeXL” is a two-hour session that introduces some of the social media data extraction and network graphing functionalities of NodeXL.  This event will be 1:30-3:30 p.m. Friday, April 10, at 301 Hale Library.

SampleGraph
This image shows an example of a network graph with small clusters of individuals in relationships and even smaller motifs.

Ever wonder what sorts of #hashtagged conversations may be occurring on Twitter and who the discussants are?  Curious about the social networks of particular @accounts on Twitter?

Wonder what a public-facing social network looks like on Facebook?  A private one?

Intrigued by a related tags network from Flickr?  An article network on Wikipedia?  A video network on YouTube?  A user network on YouTube?

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“Using NVivo 10 to Tap Social Media Streams” scheduled for Nov. 21

“Using NVivo 10 to Tap Social Media Streams” will be offered 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, in 301 Hale Library. This presentation will provide an overview of the NCapture plug-in to NVivo 10 as a tool for extracting information from social media platforms.  This will also explore how the extracted data may be analyzed using NVivo 10, a qualitative and mixed methods data analysis tool.

A Screenshot of the NVivo New Project Interface

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Webinar Jan. 31: Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL

Marc A. Smith, chief social scientist at the Connected Action Consulting Group, will be presenting a webinar on “Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and  Measures with NodeXL” 1-2:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 31, in 301 Hale Library.  All are welcome to attend.

#bubble hashtag search on a Twitter graph with motifs identified (a NodeXL graph)

 

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University using Twitter to reach out to potential job applicants

By Communications and Marketing

Anyone can now keep abreast of the latest job openings at Kansas State University by following @KStateJobs on Twitter.

The university’s affirmative action office began posting job openings on the social media site in June to increase the diversity of the university’s job applicants, expand K-State’s presence on social media and as a cost-effective advertising method.  Continue reading “University using Twitter to reach out to potential job applicants”