ArticlesEngaging Learners With Social MediaPilcher, Jobeth EdD, RN-BC; Harper, Mary PhD, RN-BCAuthor Information Jobeth Pilcher, EdD, RN-BC, is NPD Specialist, Baylor Scott & White Health, Dallas, Texas, and Part-Time Faculty, School of Education, Capella University, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Mary Harper, PhD, RN-BC, is Director of Nursing Professional Development, Association for Nursing Professional Development, Chicago, Illinois. The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationship with, or financial interest in, any commercial companies pertaining to this article. ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE: Jobeth Pilcher, 8992 Texas Trail, Poetry, TX 75160 (e-mail: email@example.com). Journal for Nurses in Professional Development: May/June 2016 - Volume 32 - Issue 3 - p 137-143 doi: 10.1097/NND.0000000000000256 Buy Metrics Abstract Can social media be used to promote learning? This article includes an overview of social networking sites with specific examples of how nursing professional development practitioners might use each for professional development activities. © 2016 by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.