Guide to Twitter for academics

LSE Guide To TwitterRecently a number of colleagues have asked whether there is a guide to Twitter aimed at academics who have never previously tweeted. Fortunately there is – an excellent introduction, produced by Amy Mollett, Danielle Moran and Patrick Dunleavy of the LSE Public Policy Group, and made available under a Creative Commons licence.

Using Twitter in University Research, Teaching and Impact Activities

This is full of sound, practical advice and is the best guide I’ve seen.

See also the social media guidelines produced by Marketing and Communications here at Loughborough.