22nd June 2015
Twitter #masterclass 6
#hashtag best practice
11th May 2015
Twitter #masterclass 5
Content is everything
7th April 2015
#BOU2015: an early-career researcher perspective
Perfect for the ECR – fun, friendly and affordable!
3rd April 2015
#BOU2015 – Avian Tracking conference
The best yet!
3rd April 2015
Godman Salvin Medal – Sarah Wanless
Seabird ecologist honoured by the BOU
9th February 2015
Twitter #masterclass 4 – organise your incoming tweets
In this series of mini-blogs I will offer tips on how to get the most from your tweets. Steve Dudley | BOU I’ve written before about how best to use Twitter and how Twitter is ideal for building communities and engaging with others. But it still surprises me how many regular Twitterati still don’t know […]
8th December 2014
Tweeting better – #masterclass 3
Editing and structuring your tweets
20th October 2014
Tweeting better – #masterclass 1
Tweeting better – #hashtags and retweeting
29th September 2014
Devon Cuckoos and citizen science
How citizen science is helping with Cuckoo research
28th July 2014
Engaging local communities in conserving habitats of Himalayan birds
Conservation initiatives, particular in remoter areas, rely heavily on local community engagement if they are to be successful
17th July 2014
The benefits of blogging about your research
The BOU offers authors the chance to promote their work and benefit from all that blogging now offers
10th July 2014
What is Altmetric?
Altmetric is here. But what is it?
19th June 2014
Making social media and the web work for you
You think you know how to use social media and search engines. Think again.
7th April 2014
#BOU2014 – upland and alpine birds conference
#BOU14 in photos and a few words
3rd March 2014
The ‘anywhere’ article
The enhanced ‘anywhere’ article comes to Ibis
6th January 2014
What say ye, countrymen, to a Jabber of Jays?
Should the collective noun for jays be changed to a ‘jabber’?
13th December 2013
Ornithological Twitterati, Tweetie-pies and #birdieluv
Its amazing how much goodwill you get from a little sharing
29th October 2013
What have conservation scientists ever done for birds?
Conservation scientists need to be better at telling others about their findings if we want more conservation action and impact
5th April 2013
BOU Avian Demography conference
Last week was the BOU's annual conference at the Stamford Conference Centre at the University of Leicester. The conference theme this year was 'Avian Demography'. Here's some photos from the conference.