Category Archives: Social Media

Tweets and Opinions Don’t Represent My Agency*

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. … Continue reading

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Take a Deep Breath and Count to Three Before Posting…

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Wednesday, November 23, 2016. … Continue reading

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Officer Safety When the Public Uses Social Media in a Crisis

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Monday, June 29, 2015. … Continue reading

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Increasing Facebook Likes – Ads Vs. Content

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. … Continue reading

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“Good Sergeanting” and LESM

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Thursday, November 12, 2015. … Continue reading

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Going Live in 3, 2, 1: How to Capitalize on Facebook’s Newest Feature

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. … Continue reading

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Go Big or Go Home: NYPD’s Twitter Strategy

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Thursday, September 17, 2015. … Continue reading

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Do You Speak Digital?

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Monday, January 11, 2016.  Guest … Continue reading

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Reaching Your Potential on Department Facebook Pages

Guest blogger: Katie Nelson, Social Media and Public Relations Coordinator, Mountain View, California, Police Department In the ever-uphill climb to maintain a presence on Facebook, department Pages are facing the difficult task of not only reaching their followers, but making … Continue reading

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Creating Content Through Current Events

This blog series highlights some of the top Social Media Beat posts from the last couple years. For more information about IACP’s Center for Social Media visit the project webpage. This post was originally published on Wednesday, May 18, 2016. … Continue reading

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