The first step in developing your online presence as a researcher is to make your research and ideas available.There are lots of ways to share the different types of content you create!
Post your presentations, documents, PDFs, videos or webinars. Slideshare is a simple way to put content that you have created online. It provides a venue for others to comment, mark as 'favourite' or download.
A familiar and user-friendly site for most - YouTube is a video hosting website that is fully integrated in Google search. Content you post here will be readily available for linking, embedding or sharing with others.
Another video hosting option also providing the ability to link to, embedding and share your posted content. Vimeo has no advertisements and a more 'professional' reputation than other hosting sites.
A research-focused hosting site through which content is available in a citable, shareable and discoverable manner. Types of content posted on Figshare includes datasets, figures, media, papers, posters and filesets. Uploaded content is given a DOI, and released under a Creative Commons license.
A content sharing site for coding and software development projects. It's social media features allow sharing, following and wiki creation to further your projects.