Readings: Week 6: Social Media and Marketing

Hello all, here are some quick readings for class on Tuesday. We will be discussing all of them but especially 4-6, so please look these over carefully. Bik HM, Goldstein MC (2013) An Introduction to Social Media for Scientists. PLoS Biol 11(4): e1001535. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001535 Beth Kenkel. Social media as a…

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Storyboarding websites, apps, and videos

Plan your video by storyboarding it! Here are some resources ranging in price from free to not-free. ACMI Storyboard generator List if 11 storyboard apps Print-ready storyboard template and blog post written for people making a music video (we’re getting’ the band back together!). Video – why storyboard?  Geared for…

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Crowdfunding Model Summary

A summary for you of the different platforms and funding models for Crowdfunding: There are a variety of platforms available for crowdfunding (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_crowd_funding_services); which one you use depends on (a) the type of project you are trying to fund, (b) the country in which you are based, and (c) the…

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