Increase the visibility of your local League and the League's mission with social media and online technology.
*Ready to use: 2018 Texas Primaries Sample Social Media Content
Three ways to promote the League's mission through social media!
One: Start with a FaceBook page. Named "League of Women Voters of -----"
Two: Share League events, local voting, election, & gov't information, pertinent community info and events.
Three: Follow & share LWV-TX & LWVUS & local League posts
Leagues on Twitter:
- LWV-US: Twitter @lwv, Facebook Leagueofwomenvoters
- LWV-TX: Twitter @lwvtexas, LWV-TX Facebook, LWV-TX Pinterest, LWV-TX YouTube Channel, LWV-TX Tumblr
- Local Leagues: Twitter: @LWVofDallas @LWVHouston @lwvkerrville @LWVRichardson @LWVSAA @lwvatx @lwvmidlandTX @LwvCCTX @lwvdenton @LWVCyFair
Leagues on Facebook
PROMOTE VOTING AND ELECTIONS ON WEBSITES
- Join the LWVUS New Media Facebook private group
- 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.
LWV-TX Policy & Procedures
- Review LWV-TX Policies & Procedures A Manual for State and Local League Boards page 12 for social media policy guidelines.
- PowerPoint Presentation Importance of Social Media to Promote Voting in Your Community
LWVUS COMMUNICATION FOR LEAGUES MATERIALS
- 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