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Wikis, Social Networking (& More)


Wikis in Plain English
A video that shows how wikis work (fun and useful – a great combination!)

Resources for Starting a Wiki

Has a fun how-to video.


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Social Networking

Social Networking in Plain English
A video explaining how social networks work.

A Few Social Networking Sites

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A Few Region I Agencies using social networks

AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts
AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts has a blog, a YouTube channel, and is on Twitter.

And JSI is on MySpace, Facebook, and Twitter.

Planned Parenthood of Northern New England
Planned Parenthood of New England displays various the ways to "Interact with Us"via social media.

And a Game

Positive or Not - Think You Can Tell If Someone Has HIV?
Created by MTV’s college network and the Kaiser Family Foundation, the game is intended to test people’s impressions of who “looks” like he or she could be HIV positive or negative.

Note: You'll need the free Adobe Acrobat Reader program to view the PDF files on your computer.

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