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When you select a pathway, you will see a number of activities on a particular theme. Pathways allow you to develop a deeper understanding of a topic. You can work through the activities in your chosen pathway in any order.

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Your Pathway: Communicating online << back to list
Communicating Online

Communicating online

How can you ensure your interactions with others online are appropriate and effective? How do you write for different online spaces?

Here are the activities making up this pathway.

Activity
My digital identity (opens in a new window or tab)
Be aware of who your audience is when posting in online spaces, and learn the basics of presenting yourself effectively.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes
Activity
Communicating online (opens in a new window or tab)
How to get the best out of the contact you have with others online and avoid misunderstandings.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes
Activity
Writing online (opens in a new window or tab)
Introduction to the principles of effective writing online.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes
Activity
Making the most of Twitter (opens in a new window or tab)
How to make the most of Twitter for your purposes.

This activity will take you: 5 minutes
Activity
Writing a good tweet (opens in a new window or tab)
Learn how to write a good tweet and make a good impression on Twitter.

This activity will take you: 10 minutes