If harnessed and used effectively, Social Media can create a whole new level of communication and information sharing. 

There is currently a silent inter-communication revolution happening across the internet, running 24/7/ 365 – and it’s absolutely free. If harnessed and used effectively, Social Media can create a whole new level of communication and information sharing. Come along to this session to find out how best to use Social Media to improve your organisation’s communications strategy.

Course objectives:

  • What is Social Networking?
  • Pros, cons and considerations
  • Bookmarking - Del.icio.us, Digg
  • RSS and how to choose one
  • Blogs – using Wordpress, Blogger
  • The world of Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Who's talking about you?
  • Privacy and content

Course Fees:

  • SCVS Members - Full Day Course - £20
  • Non SCVS Members / Individuals - Full Day Course - £150

To ensure that the payment of fees is not a barrier to attending courses, we provide some places at reduced cost to individuals receiving benefit/out of county third sector organisations. Please contact the Training Team if you would like to apply for a bursary.

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