Event Resources | Macclesfield Really Useful Day | November 2014

Macclesfield Really Useful Day: Social media for councils took place on 20 November 2014.

The event was practical and hands-on, with the emphasis on enabling local authorities to network, share knowledge and develop new skills. Attendees had the chance to hear from local authorities who’ve been doing interesting things with social media. and they also worked on scenarios to develop thinking: one on emergency flooding, and one on consultations and dealing with abuse on social media platforms.

Social media in an emergency | Shah Amin | November 2014

20 Nov 2014
Presentation on How Newcastle City Council uses social media to engage during emergencies. #NewcastleCC. Presented by Shah Amin, Senior Web Digital Communication Officer at New Castle City Council, at Really Useful…

DCLG social media guidelines

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The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) gives these guidelines to its staff to help them use social media more effectively. Local Direct uses extracts from the guidance at…