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Twitter and blogs are not add-ons to academic research, but a simple reflection of the passion that underpins it

Twitter and blogs are not add-ons to academic research, but a simple reflection of the passion that underpins it | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
The role of the academic humanist has always been a public one - however mediated through teaching and publication, argues Tim Hitchcock. As central means to participate in public conversations, Tw...
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Doing it in public: Impact, blogging, social media and the academy

Doing it in public: Impact, blogging, social media and the academy | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
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Using Twitter in University research, teaching and impact activities

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How to create a successful science blog

How to create a successful science blog | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Setting up your own science blog is a great way to publicise a field that is close to your heart, hone your writing skills and make a name for yourself
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Making your blog more interactive

Making your blog more interactive | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Blogging can be a great way to disseminate your research, but how can you make your blog stand out from the crowd? This guide by Dilip Mutum offers ideas for attracting more readers and commentator...
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Facebook for researchers

Facebook for researchers | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Social media can be a valuable research tool, but following, likes, and timelines, it can be tricky to know where to begin. Here Dilip Mutum talks about using Facebook as a tool to collaborate, pub...
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'Twitter and me: Using Twitter as a PhD Researcher'

'Twitter and me: Using Twitter as a PhD Researcher' | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Vicki is a third year PhD student in the School of Social Work at the University of East Anglia. Her research investigates older adolescents’ views and experiences of violence in teenage intimate r...
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Wordpress Appearance and Settings - Video Tutorial 3

Wordpress Appearance and Settings - Video Tutorial 3 1. For design purposes we recommend that you have two tabs open -- the dashboard page and the live blog ...
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Introduction to Wordpress - Video Tutorial 1 - MMU Graduate School

Introduction to Wordpress - Video Tutorial 1 - MMU Graduate School 1. First you will need to visit the WordPress website, the URL is -- www.wordpress.com 2. ...
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Academia.edu Tutorial - Intro and Overview

Get acquainted with one of the most significant developments in scholarship: Academia.edu!
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Top 5 social media platforms for research development

Top 5 social media platforms for research development | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Social media outlets are becoming essential for academia, not just for the promotion of research but for research development as well. Andy Miah provides an overview of his top picks for the social...

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A perspective on how to use social media in your research

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How researchers can benefit from blogging and other social media

How researchers can benefit from blogging and other social media | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
I was invited to give a session on blogging and social media at the University of Roehampton on 6 May 2014. The talk was intended to introduce researchers to the ‘nuts and blots’ of blogging and the utility of other social media platforms as research
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37 reasons why you should blog about your research

37 reasons why you should blog about your research | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
It helps you become more clear about your ideas. It gives you practice at presenting your ideas for a non-specialist audience. It increases your visibility within academia. It increases your visibi...
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Social media platforms for research development

Social media platforms for research development | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Social media outlets are becoming essential for academia, not just for the promotion of research but for research development as well. Andy Miah provides an overview of his top picks for the social...
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Using Twitter to boost your research profile

Using Twitter to boost your research profile | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
As Twitter infiltrates academia, postgraduate researchers and academics alike are asking: to tweet or not to tweet? Here Dilip Mutum provides some useful tips on using Twitter to disseminate your r...
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Taylor & Francis Author Services - Tweet your research

Taylor & Francis Author Services - Tweet your research | Digital Research Skills | Scoop.it
Tweet your research: a how to guide
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How to create a blog using Blogger - Video Tutorial - YouTube

How to create a blog using Blogger - Video Tutorial 1. Blogger is a free blog-publishing service similar to Wordpress, which we have looked at in previous vi...
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Exploring the Wordpress Dashboard - Video Tutorial 2

Exploring the Dashboard - Video Tutorial 2 - MMU Graduate School 1. For design purposes we recommend that you have two tabs open -- the dashboard page and th...
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ResearchGate Social Network for Scientists - The Cloud Show (CS&A Series)

A social network just for scientists? ResearchGate's mission is to accelerate scientific discovery by enabling scientists to share success, failures, and bes...
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LinkedIn for Students: Top Five Profile To-Do's

Here's how to make your profile great. Get started at http://linkd.in/17urOzY.
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Creating your Researcher Profile (Mendeley Minute)

A quick tutorial on how to create your researcher profile on Mendeley
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