A collection of posts about the use of social media for connecting research and researchers with the public including some guides and tips.
Most of these posts have stemmed from my Churchill Trust Travel Fellowship investigating how social media can be used to create online dialogues about science in 2015.
- Planning your online engagement strategy? Don’t go it alone. Well-chosen partnerships can maximise reach and impact. (Written for the London School of Economics and Political Science's Impact Blog)
- 11 Reasons All Scientists Should be on Twitter A tongue-in-cheek Buzzfeed ..
- How to use Twitter (for academics)
This year I was awarded a Winston Churchill Memorial Trust Fellowship which will take me to North America, China and Japan to explore how scientists are using online platforms to reach the public. Follow my journey by subscribing to my blog.