Karen Blakeman on June 15th, 2012

Tales from the Terminal Room, issue number 101 now available at http://www.rba.co.uk/tfttr/archives/2012/may2012.shtml Most of the information in this newsletter will already have appeared in this  blog, the exception being the Twitter Notes. In this month’s issue: Search tools Workshop: Beating Google into submission (Reading) Order matters with Google advanced search Use more than Google 11th Southern […]

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Karen Blakeman on June 14th, 2012

A reminder that I am running an advanced search workshop concentrating on Google on June 28th, venue Reading University. Topics will include: – how Google works – what Google tells us and what we have to guess – latest developments at Google- what’s gone, what’s new, impact on search results – how Google customises your […]

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Karen Blakeman on June 11th, 2012

The slides for the workshop and presentation I gave at the 11th Southern African Online Information Meeting are now up on authorSTREAM and Slideshare. Personalisation of search: take back control http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/karenblakeman-1438076-personalisation-of-search-take-back-control/ http://www.slideshare.net/KarenBlakeman/personalisation-of-search-take-back-control   Personalisation of search: take back control – ADDENDUM Answers to some of the questions that arose during the workshop http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/karenblakeman-1442618-personalisation-of-search-take-back-control-addendum/ http://www.slideshare.net/KarenBlakeman/personalisation-of-search-addendum   […]

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I had a fantastic week at SAOUG’s 11th Southern African Online Information Meeting (#saoim) this week. I gave a workshop and a keynote conference paper (details to follow in a separate post) but did not tweet as much as I usually do mainly because I was so busy talking to people and making new friends. […]

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