Social media for academics: a practical guide

Diane Neal (Editor)

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This book provides an overview of social media technologies in the context of practical implementation for academics, guided by applied research findings, current best practices, and the author’s successful experiences with using social media in academic settings. It also provides academics with sensible and easy strategies for implementing a wide spectrum of social media and related technologies - such as blogs, wikis, Facebook, and various Google tools for professional, teaching, and research endeavours.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages270
ISBN (Electronic)9781780633190
Publication statusPublished - 6 Aug 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • social media
  • academics

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