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Freshwater Aquaculture: eXtension extravaganza

Friday, October 28, 2011 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Beth Raney, Kathy Anderson, Michael Lambur, Sarah Baughman, Vanessa Weldon

This month's webinar will go over many of the features available for use in eXtension including: using social media, developing beneficial YouTube videos, evaluating content, Using Google Analytics, and using the Learn (open access webinars) feature to benefit your community. ...

Developing Mobile Apps for Disaster Education

Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bob Bertsch

Bob Bertsch, NDSU Extension Service, and Jake Joraanstad, Myriad Devices, tell the story of how their organizations partnered to develop two mobile applications: Disaster Recovery Log (Android), which aids users in documenting their disaster losses, and a new winter storm...

Participating in Elluminate Live sessions

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Many Extension trainings and meetings are being conducted via Elluminate. If you haven't participated in one yet, this is the class for you! This session will help you learn how to use all the features available to a participant so you can get the most out of the sessions you...

expired Creating Online Forms/Surveys with Google Docs

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs makes it very easy to create online forms and surveys. The data goes directly into a spreadsheet and a summary is automatically created. Come learn how to create a form/survey! This session will be conducted using Elluminate Live!

Getting the most out of Google Docs

Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs has documents, spreadsheets, presentations and more! While it does not have all the functionality of Microsoft Office, it offers about 99% of the features I need about 99% of the time. It also has some features that MS Office does not have that make it worth trying...

Creating Charts & Graphs with Excel

Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Charts & graphs enable you to show a lot of data in an easy to comprehend view. They are much better for reports, newsletters and presentations than a showing a table of numbers. This session is an introduction to creating charts and graphs with Microsoft Office Excel.

Creating Charts & Graphs with Google Docs

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

Charts & graphs enable you to show a lot of data in an easy to comprehend view. They are much better for reports, newsletters and presentations than a showing a table of numbers. This session will be an introduction to creating charts and graphs with Google Docs'...

Creating Spreadsheets (part 2 of 2)

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

In this session we'll answer any questions related to what was covered in "Creating Spreadsheets - Part 1" and the homework assignment from that session. Then, we'll continue where we left off and learn more of the most commonly used features of Google Docs...

Writing Content For Search Engines to Discover

Friday, September 23, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ivelin Denev, Nick Broady

In this session we will discuss topics pertaining to the appraisal process. The first part will be about how search engines find content, and the second part deals with writing content so that it is discoverable.

Creating Spreadsheets (part 1 of 2)

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

In this session, we'll review the concepts taught in the September 13th session and put them into practice to create a new spreadsheet from scratch. The homework assignment for this session will be to create a useful (to you) spreadsheet. You can use either Google Docs...

Introduction to Spreadsheets

Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by John Dorner

This is an introduction to using spreadsheets for people who have never used a spreadsheet or who just want to refresh their memory about the basics. We'll cover how to move around, entering data and performing basic calculations. The focus will be on learning the concepts...

Developing iPhone apps

Friday, April 15, 2011 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Chris LaBelle

Have you been wondering what it would take to develop an iPhone application? Is it worth the time and effort? Chris LaBelle, from Oregon State University Extension, shares more about their recent iPhone development project. Some of the topics that will be covered in this...

The Content Appraisal Process

Monday, February 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Making sure web content on www.extension.org is up to date and usable is one of the missions of eXtension. This pd will show explain the process.

Return on Investment -- Social Media

Monday, January 24, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Anne Adrian, Eli Sagor, Jennifer O'Leary, Michael Lambur

January 24, 3-4:00 PM Eastern; IT & Marketing SIG Professional Development Offering; Topic: Return on Investment --Social Media Mike Lambur, eXtension, Evaluation Specialist, Eli Sagor, Minnesota, Forestry Specialist, and Dan Toland, Ohio Farm Bureau, will discuss...

The Mobile Web

Friday, January 14, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Ray Kimsey

Ray Kimsey will talk about mobile web. Description: The growth in mobile web usage is now 8x the growth in desktop web growth and smartphone sales are expected to surpass PC sales this year. With HTML5 and CSS3 ready for action is it time you rethink how you create...