Social Media spelled out with scrabble tiles next to a phone showing the FaceBook appIn 2003 everyone was clamouring for a myspace page. Today, though the social media platform exists, it can no longer compete with Twitter, FaceBook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Twitter, Disqus, Instagram, SnapChat, and Reddit to name a few.

In our personal lives, using social media is quite easy:  type a thought, and press send. However, in the municipal context, both as elected officials and staff there is an art to using social media. This six-part series will look at effective ways to use and leverage social media, plain language writing, and much more.

Session Descriptions

Please Note: Upon registration you will receive a standard event confirmation. Seven business days prior to the scheduled webinar you will receive an additional confirmation containing details on how to log-on to the session. This e-mail will include your username and password to access the session as well as instructions to test your system so that you can interact and hear the content.