The university has a centrally managed presence on all of the social networks that we have provided guidance on in the previous sections of RightClick.

These are some of the most widely used here in the UK and include:

  • Blogs (eg Wordpress, Blogger)
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • YouTube

The university also has a presence on a number of internationally based social media channels. These are managed by our International team and include:

  • Cyworld (South Korea)
  • LINE (Japan/South Korea)
  • Sina Weibo (China)
  • Tencent Weibo (China)
  • WeChat/Weixin (China)
  • YouKu (China)

There are hundreds of different social channels operating worldwide. Each of them will have a different purpose and serve a different audience. We have identified some more of these in the sections below. If you would like to discuss an RGU presence on any of these or other social networks then please contact

Other UK social channels

Here are some the other social channels that operate in the UK:

  • Buzzfeed
  • Foursquare
  • Snapchat
  • Stumbleupon
  • WhatsApp

Other international social channels

Here is a list of some of the biggest social networks used internationally as well as the locations that they are most widely used:

  • Fotolog (South America)
  • Friendster (South East Asia)
  • hi5 (Nepal, Mongolia, Thailand, Romania, Jamaica, Central Africa, Portugal and Latin America)
  • RenRen (China)
  • Skyrock (French Speaking Countries)
  • VK (Russia)