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Communicating Research Online: Twitter - how to use it effectively to support Research and Impact

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Resource Description:

A collaboration between R&IS and LDC (RAS)

An interactive practical workshop to take researchers currently using social media channels digital communication skills to the next level. The workshop will include:

  • Identifying and engaging with key stakeholders
  • Increasing engagement and building communities online
  • Evaluating and evidencing activity


Workshop Objectives:

Attendees will:

  • Create a stakeholder map
  • Take away tips and tricks to target and engage audiences
  • Increase understanding of online communities, where to find them and how to create your own
  • Learn about social media metrics and how to evaluate online activity



Communicating Research Online: Twitter - How to use it effectively to support Research and Impact, 2 November 2017, Presentation , by Alex Buxton and Katie Irgin - R&IS



Further Details:

For additional information visit the workshop webpage

Date of Next workshop - To be announced

Date of last workshop - Thursday 2 November 2017


Other LDC Workshops/Programmes:

LDC offer workshops/programmes covering thematic areas including Leadership, Career Development, Skills, Diversity and Inclusion and Impact. To familiarise yourself with these and to apply please visit the RAS website.

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