Event Resources | Royal Tunbridge Wells Really Useful Day | April 2015

Really Useful Day: Social media for councils took place in Royal Tunbridge Wells on 22 April 2015.

As with all Really Useful Days, the event was practical and hands-on, with an emphasis on enabling councils and voluntary organisations to network, share knowledge and develop new skills.

Attendees heard from local authorities doing interesting things with social media. They also worked on an emergency flooding scenario and discussed topics including dealing with abuse on social media and evaluation.

Knowledge Hub: Social intranet | Liz Copeland

6 Feb 2015
Presentation about the Knowledge Hub – what it is, the benefits and who’s using it, plus how it can work as a social intranet. Presented by Liz Copeland at Really Useful…

Generate income from your website | Tom Eagling / Katie Wright

6 Feb 2015
Presentation by Tom Eagling and Katie Wright from the Council Advertising Network on turning council websites and intranets into revenue streams by carrying high quality advertising. Presented at various Really Useful Days on “Social…

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…