Google Reader in Plain English

Do you like to keep up on various blogs and other websites that seem to be updated frequently?  If so, using the free Google Reader can save you A LOT of time!  This new video from Common Craft explains how easy it is to get started using Google Reader.

Social Media in Plain English

CommonCraft has released yet another witty video, this one focusing on the basics of social media: new technology that makes everyone a producer and tools that give everyone a chance to have a say.

You can find links to more great videos explaining new technologies in simple terms on theCommonCraft blog.

Blogs in Plain English

Ever wondered what exactly a blog is or why someone would want to use one? The folks over at CommonCraft have put together a great video called “Blogs in Plain English” that explains in 3 minutes the premise for and power of blogging.

If you like this video, you might find some of the other “Plain English” videos helpful, like: