Do you work or volunteer with social media in the history, heritage, archaeology or museum sectors in Scotland? Come along to this informal peer-to-peer learning meetup to share your social media insights, ask questions and pick up practical tips from the rest of the group. Our first guest speaker of 2018 is Vanessa Wegstein (@VanessasWay), […]Read more "Telling a Different Story | January SHSMG Meetup"
Need a break from scheduling Christmas content? Join us at the Voodoo Rooms (19a W Register St, Edinburgh, EH2 2AA) on Tuesday 5 December from 5pm to 7pm! No presentations – just a few drinks (alcoholic or otherwise). Thanks to Laura from Registers of Scotland for the suggestion. Hope to see you […]Read more "Scottish Heritage Social Media Group | Christmas Drinks"
Julie Devenney, social media officer for ARAScotland & Archive Hour writes about for SHSMG in the latest blog. “Why don’t you set it up?” said an archivist friend to me, back in May, after I’d been grumbling again that there was a @museumhour and an @ancestryhour but no @archivehour! “Why don’t I?!” I had not been […]Read more "Go For It!"
Melissa Reilly, Marketing and PR Officer at New Lanark World Heritage Site, writes for SHSMG in the latest blog. New Lanark is an 18th century former cotton-spinning Mill Village on the banks of the Falls of Clyde, which is now recognised as one of Scotland’s 6 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. There are some very exciting […]Read more "We built Brick City!"
Do you work or volunteer with social media in the history, heritage, archaeology or museum sectors in Scotland? Come along to this informal meetup to share your social media insights, ask questions and pick up practical tips from the rest of the group. Tickets are now available from https://shsmgnovembermeetup.eventbrite.co.uk SCHEDULE CATCH UP 6pm to 6.30pm We’ll […]Read more "Creating Content | Edinburgh Meetup"
Russell Dornan tells us about how he used his museum’s Instagram during a collaborative, fun day out visiting a group London institutions. How many museums have you managed to visit in one day? If it’s more than six, I doff my cap to you. When I and five other museum social media managers visited six […]Read more "MuseumInstaTour"
Helping others help with your message – engaging with colleagues at the National Library of Scotland My name is Stewart Hardy and I am a marketing officer at the National Library of Scotland. I have primary responsibility for the Library’s social media channels. What is the National Library of Scotland? In a word: amazing. […]Read more "Helping others help with your message"