Promoting Your Organisation Using Facebook And Twitter

Where: Uttlesford Community Hub, Dunmow, Dunmow CM6 1DQ (UK).
Date: 03 February 2015
Time: 10:00 -  13:00
 Lead and organised by Volutary Sector Training
Event description:


So your Twitter and Facebook profiles are up and running - but how do you make sure they don't go unnoticed?


This half-day course introduces practical strategies for maximising your social media presence by gaining new followers and creating shareable content. You'll be introduced to current social media best practice and develop a better understanding of what your followers expect from you.


Who is it for?
Anyone who is responsible for organisational Twitter and Facebook accounts, including staff, trustees and volunteers. It is designed for people who are familiar with the basic functions of Twitter and Facebook and would like to improve their knowledge.

What is it about?
The course helps you see your Twitter and Facebook profiles from your followers' point of view. By understanding what they want from your social media presence, you will learn how to expand your audience, inspire loyalty and raise the profile of your organisation.


Through practical exercises, group discussion and tutor presentation, the course will cover:

  • building relationships through social media
  • creating effective profiles, including bios and images
  • using a social media dashboard to listen, publish, engage and monitor
  • finding quality content to share online
  • integrating social media with offline communications
  • developing a social media policy.


What will I learn?
You will gain a clear understanding of how Twitter and Facebook can be used strategically to promote your organisation's activities. You will leave with plenty of practical ideas for improving the effectiveness and reach of your Twitter and Facebook activity.


Internet access will be available and delegates are welcome to bring their own laptops and tablets.

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