Here is a complete list of Canadian universities with a Faculty Experts Directory for journalists, industry partners and prospective student to find faculty by expertise. Other common titles are Media Guide or Experts Guide. Continue reading
As we build and run Expertise Finder we constantly talk to journalists. Plus being a former TV producer, they are comfortable giving me the straight goods.
Here is the heart of what we have learned the media wants in an Experts Directory:
2. Cell Number
3. Expert Contact Info
4. Contact for Media Relations/Communications
5. No In Between Person
6. Search On Any Device
7. Related Experts Continue reading
Are users hitting dead ends when trying to find experts on your experts directory? Here are some best practices to create an elegantly powerful experts directory for you. Continue reading
Only 18% of universities and four year colleges in the New York State have a faculty experts directory. Here is a list.
Before you can reap the web brand building benefits of appearing on TV and presenting at conferences, your experts first need to be found. Google is used when journalists and conference organizations search for experts, if not right away then at some point. While this post focuses on university and college faculty, the same principles apply across the web. Continue reading
Here is an insightful blog post from a professor explaining what he does and does not like about academic networks ResearchGate, Academia.edu and Mendeley. Continue reading