Whether your company is active on social media, your employees probably are. Here are some things to consider when creating a social media policy.
Where a social media policy lays out the rules and repercussions for breaking them, social media guidelines are more instructive. Think of them as an employee manual for social media best practices. These guidelines should outline how to behave on social media in a way that’s positive and healthy for the company, employees, and customers.
Guidelines. Our writing for social media should generally follow the style points outlined in the Voice and tone and Grammar and mechanics sections. Here are some additional pointers, too. Write short, but smart. Some social media platforms have a character limit; others don’t. But for the most part, we keep our social media copy short.A social media style guide is the go-to source for how your brand appears and acts on social. It informs your approach to multi-channel content, which in turn shapes what people think of when they hear your name, what they tell others about your brand and how you make them feel.KPG created a four-minute video that explains their social media guidelines. The first two minutes familiarize employees with social media and how it’s used for important communication with customers. At the 2:30 mark they succinctly state how to represent the company on those channels.
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SOCIAL MEDIA GUIDELINES FOR AP EMPLOYEES REVISED MAY 2013 AP’s Social Media Guidelines are based on our Statement of News Values and Principles. The guidelines below apply these long-tested principles to the social media space. The Social Media Guidelines are designed to advance the AP’s brand and staffers’ personal brands on social networks.Read More
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Consequently, these guidelines in this blogging and social media policy will help you make appropriate decisions about your work-related blogging and the contents of your blogs, personal Web sites, postings on wikis and other interactive sites, postings on video or picture sharing sites, or in the comments that you make online on blogs, elsewhere on the public Internet, and in responding to.Read More
We've created a social media policy template to help you write a social media policy that's right for your company. This social media policy template is completely free to download and use. However, as every company is different, it's important to consider how you use social media - and may want to use it in the future - so that you create a policy that suits your circumstances.Read More
How do you write an effective social media policy for your employees? We have come up with the key points to bear in mind, and we look at 7 useful examples.Read More
However, social media guidelines are typically one-page documentation of your companies main directions of how they expect you and other employees to behave when using social media. The goal is to create a positive, engaging, and result-driven atmosphere for your brand, employees, and consumers.Read More
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While social media is important to business success, it is imperative to have guidelines in place to protect your company.Read More
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