What is important!
@nutrigenomics tweeted about an article published in
open access journal!
Any user with a mobile device, PC or other internet
connection can access this paper
The fact that the article is in #OpenAccess is relevant
you don't like twitter
Some essential social media tools for
● Academia.edu & Researchgate.net
Google Scholar citations
● ResearcherID & ScopusID & ORCID
Slideshare.net or prezi
On using social media
McKenzie and Özler (2011) The impact of economics blogs
Consider the Wikipedia
For better or worse, people are guided to Wikipedia
when searching the Web for biomedical information. So
there is an increasing need for the scientific community
to engage with Wikipedia to ensure that the information
it contains is accurate and current.
Logan, D.W., M. Sandal, P.P. Gardner, M. Manske & A. Bateman
(2010). Ten Simple Rules for Editing Wikipedia. PLoS Comput Biol,
6(9): e1000941 http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000941
Take home messages
Profiling of you publication lists is important.
Link these to 'ordinary' social networking sites such
Connect profiles where possible, e.g. ORCiD
Build a consistent on-line profile
Engage with the lay public by sharing powerpoint