Once you have earned badges you will want to show them to peers and prospective employers, they are recognised achievements that prove you have particular skills, knowledge and accomplishments.

Click on the Links below to expand information on displaying your badges on Social Media platforms:

Linked In

Linkedin logo

Step 1: In Mozilla Backpack click onto the Collections Tab

My Collections in mozilla Backpack

Step 2: Drag the Badge you want to display into a particular Collection, for example you might create ‘Linked In’ collection.

Image to show example of a Collection that has been created called Linkedin

Step 3: Click on the share button within the Linked In collection window.

Image to show the Collection window

Step 4: A window then opens up where you can write something about your badges and post to individuals you want to connect with via Linked In.

Share dialogue box

Step 5: You will see now that you have shared the badges to your Linked In profile.

Linked in profile


Twitter

Twitter logo

Adding your Open Badges to Twitter is very straight forward, from the Collections page in Mozilla Backpack follow the same process as above but click onto the Twitter logo to share to twitter.

Twitter option in mozilla BackpackImage of tweet sharing OpenBadges

A new window opens where you will sign in with your twitter account details. After that click the blue Tweet button to share with your followers.


Google+

Google+ logo

Similar to adding your Open Badge in Twitter, adding it to Google+ is very much the same process with just a different style window that appears.

Sharing badge with Google+Sharing badge with Google+


Facebook

Facebook logo

Again very similar to adding your Open Badge in Twitter, adding it to Facebook is very much the same process with just a different window that appears.

Sharing badge with Facebook

Facebook post sharing badge

 

 

 

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