Getting Social

Getting Social

Academic and Digital Development
Date: Tuesday 11 October 2022
Time: 12:00 - 13:00
Venue: Online via Zoom
Category: Academic events
Speaker: Jamie Gallagher

Getting your work on social media may be easy - but making it popular is more challenging. This workshop takes you through the main social media channels and looks at how to create share-worthy content messages. Discover how to use social media to foster meaningful interactions and share your work with as many people as possible. Form tweets to live streams this session is packed with ideas of how to maximise your use of social media. 


Following the session, you should be able to: 

  • Raise your profile with social media 

  • Know how to plan effective content to minimise the time requirement   

  • Increase your following and interactions by creating sharable content 

  • Create platform specific content for Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook and YouTube 


Jamie Gallagher is an award-winning engagement professional specialising in engagement, impact and evaluation. Working across dozens of institutions and subject areas he has improved the reach, profile and impact of research engagement in almost every academic discipline. 

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