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#293 Using Twitter’s Advanced Search

Did you know that Twitter has an Advanced Search function? It’s really simple to use and can be a really powerful search tool to aide your digital research and scholarship. You can find out more about the different types of search in this Twitter article. In the meantime, here is a 60 second introduction on where… Continue reading #293 Using Twitter’s Advanced Search

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#241 Mind mapping with MindMup: Getting started

MindMup is a mind mapping app that you can easily integrate with your Google Drive. This means that all your changes are saved to Google Drive and you can easily share and collaborate. This video shows you how to connect MindMup to Google Drive… Featured image: “How to Mind Map” by zipckr is licenced under CC… Continue reading #241 Mind mapping with MindMup: Getting started

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#124 Using Google Advanced Search to narrow and refine your searches

You can use some of the more advanced features in Google to narrow and refine your searches. To make searches for a topic you’re researching more relevant you can restrict the search to a certain site domain, file type and date. This makes your search current, specific and targeted. In this example, I show you how to… Continue reading #124 Using Google Advanced Search to narrow and refine your searches

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#123 Brainstorming and Mind mapping with Popplet

Popplet Lite is a free iPad and Web tool that allows you to create visual mind-maps and brainstorm ideas and notes that can then be easily shared. Featured image: “woman-girl-icon-symbols-1197497” by Pixabay is licenced under CC0