Social Media Communications – Best Practices

Social media is evolving as a common platform for professional discussions; many consider their Twitter to be the best source of real-time news, and Facebook feeds are part of many people’s every day reading experience. At the same time, some platforms serve a hybrid role, and finding the line between personal and professional can be difficult (and risky).

We lay out best practices, tips, and basic introductory terms to help you present yourself in these increasingly important corners of our professional world.

Twitter

LinkedIn

Blogs

Facebook

Additional Resources:

Duke Social Media Policy

Duke Student Affairs: Social Media & Blogs