“If you’re going to set up a blog, there is a time commitment to that, to make a go of it you need to give it some energy, thought and time… So you need to think through before you do it, what are you trying to achieve through it?”
This is part of a series of interviews with science communicators about science communication. Today we are Speaking to… James Randerson
The day included sessions from James Randerson himself (about the rules of science communication and when to break them), Jon Butterworth (about blogging as an academic), Suzi Gage (blogging the evidence) and Dean Burnett (how to be objective, topical and funny).
Together, they gave us a run-down of their science blogging experience, including some top tips and cautionary tales. Continue reading