Social Media for Emergency Responders Application Note
|Primary Target Country|
|Publishing Organisation||Homeland Security|
|Disaster Management Phase||Before|
|Covers Thematic||Social Media Strategy, Technologies|
|Audience Experience Level||Starter|
|Source Website||https://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/Social-Media-ER-AppN 0314-508.pdf|
|Abstract||BENEFITS OF SOCIAL MEDIA
SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGES
Although emergency responders benefit from social media in many ways, they can also face a number of challenges in implementing a social media strategy. Some of those challenges are listed below and should be considered when establishing a social media presence.
This application note provides a broad overview of social media terms, tools, and networks that may be helpful to agencies considering implementing a social media presence.