Engagement is the holy grail for the media industry. The concept of engagement really took off a few years ago, as most media publishers shifted from advertising financed models to paid content. But the term itself is more deeply rooted in the social media and blogging universe, where metrics such as likes, follows, shares, comments and click-throughs indicate if visitors want to engage beyond consuming the content. In this post we take a look at drivers of engagement, and provide you with a list of TED talks that may help you connect with your audience. There are few step-by-step guides—because who really wants to listen to that—but if you are open-minded, these talks will help you understand engagement on a deeper level. One of the obvious effects following the digitization of the media, was the shift from one-way messaging to two-way communication. Turning visitors into participants is crucial if you want users to stay loyal and generate revenue.
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With this release, we’ve made huge improvements to our talk downloader. If you like to download talks for offline viewing, we hope you’ll love this.
TED Talks can entertain and make you smarter about a lot of subjects, including technology. This means that, essentially, every international user of the Internet is being watched, says F-Secure security expert Mikko Hypponen. An important rant, wrapped with a plea: to find alternative solutions to using American companies for the world’s information needs. She spins through some inspiring civically-minded projects in Honolulu, Oakland and Mexico City — and makes a compelling case that we all have what it takes to get involved.
He did that and more Designer and engineer Jinha Lee wants to dissolve it altogether. As he demonstrates in this short, gasp-inducing talk, his ideas include a pen that penetrates into a screen to draw 3D models and SpaceTop, a computer desktop prototype that lets you reach through the screen to manipulate digital objects.
12 TED Talks that will teach you how to have healthy relationships
There are various ways listening is integral to the craft of marketing. For one, being in tune to your audience and knowing what resonates with them means keeping your ear close to the ground. You have to listen to trends, to sentiments, to feedback. It means learning to detach yourself from your closely-guarded beliefs from time to time, and looking at things from a different perspective.
11 Must-Watch TED Talks on Data Science
Learn about Springboard. TED Talks provide some of the most interesting resources for information on a diverse range of topics, from big data to cybersecurity to the psychology of sociopaths. As the data science field has grown in recent years, so too has the number of TED Talks focusing on this area of the tech space.
I saw Amy’s Ted Talk and had to buy the book. When done reading the last page, all I could say was “wow”. She is totally inspiring using her strengths, supreme.
TED Talks. This week we’ve opened up the juicy topic of fate. Is finding a loving partner really all down to fate? In fact we reckon that if you’re putting your love-life in the hands of fate, then that could be the very reason why you’re not finding it. So in this week’s podcast we decided to put fate into the hot seat, challenge the very notion of love as being something that is magically bestowed upon us Is finding love down to fate or not?
Research shows that most of what we reveal about ourselves comes from our body language. We give clues to what we think and feel through our body postures, use of space, facial expressions and eye movement. And this affects how others see us and it influences their judgement of us. Sometimes, what we communicate is pretty accurate to what we’re feeling and the messages we want to give off.
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TED Talks are a treasure trove of information and different perspectives. With that said, check out these TED hits! Despite the clickbait-y title, this talk actually gives quite a few interesting parallels in how sales works and how people use similar tactics when navigating the world of dating. This talk is perfect for sales people who want to explore the psychology of selling in a strange, funny and slightly raunchy way.
Gordon is a fantastic storyteller that gets to the heart of what it takes to be successful. This is an inspiring talk for anyone who needs a bit of motivation to keep running and to not just go through the motions of life.
It is a community of thinkers and doers, ideators and creators, activists and enthusiasts. This diverse group of thought leaders and innovators educate, inspire, and stimulate change with the ultimate goal being deep discussion and action across our communities. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Subject to certain rules and regulations.
Started as a four-day conference in California 30 years ago, TED has grown to support its mission with multiple initiatives. Many of these talks are then made available, free, at TED. TED has established the annual TED Prize , where exceptional individuals with a wish to change the world get help translating their wishes into action; TEDx , which supports individuals or groups in hosting local, self- organized TED-style events around the world, and the TED Fellows program, helping world-changing innovators from around the globe to amplify the impact of their remarkable projects and activities.
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Think about it. Katie and One Love are on a mission to change that. Still, in a world where relationships are often treated as a soft topic, spotting the warning signs of an unhealthy relationship can be difficult. In her first-ever TED talk, Katie explains the subtle signs that a relationship is veering into unhealthy territory and the little ways we can all improve our ability to love better.
But unhealthy love rarely starts off that way.
I am a TED Resident, behavioral economics researcher, and dating coach. My coaching My TED talk, Designing For Love, will be posted in Winter
My coaching style combines natural empathy and listening skills with research-based techniques to help clients overcome bad habits and develop better ways of approaching relationships. You can sign up for three, six, or nine months of behavioral science-based coaching. Focus on yourself. But as you go on date after date, enduring everything from the lackluster to the alarming, you may wish you could be proactive in your dating life. Think of it this way. If you want to get stronger, you start exercising.