Thursday, January 9, 2014

Jan: Absolutely Free (and Practically Unknown) Online Tools You Didn’t Know You Needed - An Overview (Infopeople)

Date:  Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Start Time:          12 Noon Pacific /  1PM Mountain / 2PM Central / 3PM Eastern

·         Have you ever found a tool or service that made you go “AHA!”?
·         Are there little gems that make your life so much easier that you wonder how you lived without them?
·         Are you having trouble finding ones that work the way you want them to?

The Web is filled with many tools vying for your attention, but even some of the best lie waiting, under the radar. This webinar is filled with these, that you can use to improve your work or home life, or share with your friends and colleagues. We’ll be covering online tools in the following areas:

·         Presentations & tutorial creation
·         Social media tools
·         Productivity tools
·         Web design & image tools
·         Books & reading
·         Communication
·         Miscellaneous (Because not everything fits in a convenient category, after all)

Come discover a plethora of online tools that you probably haven’t heard of but will be glad that (now) you have.

At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will:

·         Understand IFTTT and know 3 uses for it
·         Know 2 tools for enhancing productivity
·         Know 2 applications for improving social media work
·         Have a list of at least 50 free online tools

This webinar will be of interest to library marketing and PR staff, social media managers, and reference/information staff working with the public.

For more information and to participate in the January 29th, 2014 webinar, go to

Webinars are free of charge, you can pre-register by clicking on the Register Now button (at the top and bottom of this page). If registering with less than 30 MINUTES from the start of the webinar you can join directly from the thank you page by clicking the Join Now button. If you pre-registered you will receive an email with login link and a reminder email the day before the event.

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