I have the honor of presenting a webinar to the members of OSA, The Optical Society, today. Although the following presentation is geared towards professionals, engineers and researchers working in optics-related fields, the concepts presented here are relatively universal. If you’re looking to enhance your network, share your expertise and increase your visibility online, the following presentation may help.
Note that many of these tools, apps and sites are generalist in nature, but there may be specific networks and communities that are more germane to your field. Do a little research to find out where your peers build community and where you should focus your efforts.