Writing for Social Media

Online Course

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Writing for Social Media

What is the course about?

Writing for Social Media
The course Writing for Social Media is an online class provided by University of California, Berkeley through edX. The skill level of the course is Introductory. It may be possible to receive a verified certification or use the course to prepare for a degree.
This course provides a framework for writing for social media by focusing on purpose, content and audiences, helping you be more effective at using these powerful platforms to deliver your messages.
Course description
Businesses and institutions today increasingly turn to social media platforms to build and promote their brands, share news and information, and engage with their audiences. But given its massive popularity, writing for social media can be a challenge. How do you connect with your audience? How do you write for these critical channels? This course focuses on effective writing practices for a social media environment. You will learn how to structure and write content that will deliver your messaging and engage your audiences; you will learn how to think about what a reader needs and wants from your organization. Learn how to devise your own writing approach – and how to tell your company’s story, convey information, and express your point of view, and earn engagement.

Prerequisites & Facts

Writing for Social Media

Course Topic

Business and Management, Communication, Humanities

University, College, Institution

University of California, Berkeley

Course Skill Level

Introductory

Course Language

English

Place of class

Online, self-paced (see curriculum for more information)

Degree

Certificate

Degree & Cost

Writing for Social Media

To obtain a verified certificate from edX / University of California, Berkeley you have to finish this course or the latest version of it, if there is a new edition. The class may be free of charge, but there could be some cost to receive a verified certificate (99.00 USD) or to access the learning materials. The specifics of the course may have been changed, please consult the provider to get the latest quotes and news.
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Writing for Social Media
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School: University of California, Berkeley
Topic: Business and Management, Communication, Humanities
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