Category Archives: Social Media

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

Posted in Social Media, Technology

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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Traffic Enforcement through Social Media?

Guest Blogger: Saul Jaeger, Lieutenant, Mountain View, California, Police Department Any police leader will tell you that traffic issues — collisions, congestion, speeding, even parking — are one of the leading points of consternation in their community. An increase in … Continue reading

Posted in Social Media, Traffic Safety

The State of the Media and How You Can Help

Guest Blogger: Katie Nelson, Social Media + Public Relations Coordinator, Mountain View, California, Police Department It’s no secret that currently, the journalism industry is struggling in ways that it has never seen before. The effort to transition from print publications to … Continue reading

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Join Us at the 2017 IACP Public Information Officer Midyear Conference

If you’re looking at your training budget for the year trying to decide the best path for professional growth, the IACP Public Information Officer (PIO) Midyear Conference co-hosted by the Aurora, Colorado, Police Department is a conference you don’t want … Continue reading

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