IEEE Social Media and Communications Toolkit for Authors

Once your article is published, there are several ways to gain additional exposure for your work—especially if your article is published via open access and is available to the public.

This toolkit contains tips, guidelines, and sample content for promoting your work yourself within your community, or by collaborating with your academic institution or organization.

Please contact corporate-communications@ieee.org with any questions.

Leveraging Social Media

For those who participate regularly on social media, what better way to fill your content pipeline than with posts letting everyone know your research is available for review. Here are some tips and templates to help you create posts for social media.

Institutional / Organizational Announcements

Collaborating with your employer’s communications team may allow you to reach a much wider audience. The following resources will help you supply relevant details about your research that will be of interest to a general audience, such as how your research will impact society and our daily lives.

News Release Template Published Author

News release template

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Newsletter Copy Template

Newsletter copy template

(DOC, 192 KB)

Sample Imagery

Collaborating with your employer’s communications team may allow you to reach a much wider audience. The following resources will help you supply relevant details about your research that will be of interest to a general audience, such as how your research will impact society and our daily lives.