Is social media relevant to your research? Want to learn more on how to use digital media in order to promote your work?

Social MediaSo…. does the mere thought of social media make you shudder? It’s time to add some more tools to your toolbox and embrace the digital era.

What is SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) and what does it have to do with how you write your papers? How to create a blog and promote your work? Can social media really help you?

Steve Dudley, Senior Administrator at the British Ornithologists’ Union (BOU), explains why blogging, search engine optimisation, individual article metrics and wider social media are important to you and your research. CLICK HERE for the full text.

Further (and very useful) reading is available in the many links included in the text!