Making a mark online: Blogging basics for beginners
Blogs are a great way for you to build up a positive and professional digital footprint, highlight your communication skills and document your experiences and progression. Learn all you need to know, so you can set up and customise your own WordPress blog, with the aim of using it to display your professional development, whatever your future profession may be!This two hour workshop covers:
- The relevance of blogs in the social media age
- Considerations around privacy, public criticism and your digital footprint
- Available blogging platforms
- How to create and customise your blog
About the presenter:
Dr Belinda Hilton is a Brisbane based creative practitioner, early-career researcher and sessional academic. She was awarded her PhD in creative writing from Griffith University in 2016, and has also completed a Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Creative Writing (2011), and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Contemporary Art (2010) with Griffith University. She has been a sessional tutor in the School of Humanities, Languages, and Social Sciences since 2012, and now tutors courses that explore communication including New Communication Technology - where she helps students think about ever evolving communication technologies from a humanities perspective.Register Now!