Increase the visibility of your local League and the League's mission with social media and online technology.
*Ready to use: 2018 Texas General Election Sample Social Media Content & Voter Education Graphics & LWVUS Social Media graphics and messages & script for PSA to promote voter registration.
Three ways to promote the League's mission through social media!
1. Start with a FaceBook page. Named "League of Women Voters of -----"
2. Share League events, local voting, election, & gov't information, pertinent community info and events.
3. Follow & share LWVTX & LWVUS & local League posts
Leagues on Twitter:
- LWV US: Twitter @lwv, Facebook Leagueofwomenvoters
- LWV TX: Twitter @lwvtexas, LWVTX Facebook, LWVTX Pinterest, LWVTX YouTube Channel, LWVTX Tumblr LWVTX Instagram
- Local Leagues: Twitter: @LWVofDallas @LWVHouston @lwvkerrville @LWVRichardson @LWVSAA @lwvatx @lwvmidlandTX @LwvCCTX @lwvdenton @LWVCyFair @ @lwvlavaca
Leagues on Facebook
Promoting Voting and Elections on Social Media
- Join the LWVUS New Media Facebook private group
- Become verified on Facebook and boost or advertise your community's Voters Guide, VOTE411.org, voting and elections
- Local League Website Elections Information Checklist to evaluate your League website for up-to-date information!
- The Center for Civic Design Vol. 7 Designing Election Department Websites provides best practice guidelines for providing voting and election information on election websites. Use this guideline to review your League and County website. Start advocating for improvements today.
- Read the Texas County Website Evaluation. Find your county and advocate with your county election official to improve the voter information as needed.
- ElectionTools.org has excellent simple tools and images to use on voter and election websites.
LWVTX Policy & Procedures
- Review LWV-TX Policies & Procedures A Manual for State and Local League Boards page 12 for social media policy guidelines.
LWVUS Communication for Leagues Resources
- LWV US Social Media Tool Kit with Guidelines
- LWVUS list of LWV Communication Resources
- Shared Photo Database for all Leagues
- Communications Training and Presentations
- Manage Your League Online Communication Website and Social Media
LWV PSA Script – General Get out the Vote "The League of Women Voters reminds you that on Election Day, we are all equal. Please join your neighbors and friends by registering to vote and going to the polls (Date). Visit VOTE411.org to find out who will be on your ballot and how the voting process works in your community. This election is about our future, Be a Texas Voter."