Introducing new WFTV Events Strand: How to use social media effectively


We’re introducing a new strand, How to use social media effectively which will focus on how you can best use the wide range of social media to help promote your work, brand and meet new collaborators. Digital platforms have helped us stay connected on both a personal and professional level more than ever this year. Are you making sure that you maximise your accounts for your professional online brand and engagement?


Speaking to industry experts WFTV will be finding out insider tips and tricks for using social media platforms. If you’re looking to dive deeper into how to beat algorithms, learn how to formulate a marketing strategy, post frequency, or discover a new platform that could be your new networking hub – add these dates to your diary!


This evening, to start the strand we welcome Pip Jamieson, Founder and CEO of The Dots, with host, Jessica Bendien, Founder of Celebrity Booking & Talent Casting Agency, BANG TALENT & Creator of ‘FINDING FAME (for Good). We’ll be hearing from Pip why she created The Dots and how to navigate around promoting what you do, making connections and using The Dots community.


Dates for your Diary:

Thursday 27 August

How to use social media effectively: The Dots with Pip Jamieson


The Dots is a creative social networking platform for creatives; focused on connecting, supporting and championing the people, teams and companies that make ideas happen. In this session we will be finding out how to navigate The Dots, using it as a platform to find jobs, grow your network and community.



Thursday 3 September

How to use social media effectively: Film Festival Strategy


Festival Formula is the culmination of more than 15 years experience strategising film festival submissions including content creation for social media. We will be hearing from Frankie and Kate who will be talking about their process and how to approach each platform to create your social media strategy.


Thursday 17 September

How to use social media effectively: LinkedIn with Louise Brogan


In this session, Louise Brogan or SocialBeeNI, is going to be how to optimise your LinkedIn profile, talking strategy and planning, post frequency and looking at the content that you share to help your connections and engagement on the platform.




Tuesday 29 September

How to use social media effectively: Facebook with Jo Booth


From algorithm hacks to best practice and promoting your work on Facebook, this 45 minute session with Jo Booth, the Founder of Social Media Makes Sense, will help you maximise your impact on Facebook, engage with wider audiences and create stronger communities.




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