Part 2: How to do Facebook REALLY well in local government

social for the people

A year ago I blogged about an inspiring guy I work with, 20 year-old youth worker Dan Davies, and how he uses Facebook for young people in Monmouthshire.

I had a catch up with him this week and found out about more cool ways of engaging young people using Facebook and thought I share some more of what’s he’s up to.

Our council allows all our employees to use social media at any time and our guidance is encouraging enough to give people like Dan the freedom he needs to do great things.

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So how’s it going with Facebook Dan?

We’ve still got our county-wide Facebook Page for young people in Monmouthshire but we have moved on so much from that.

What we found was the page is well used and liked (and got lots of ‘Likes’) but it has lots of corporate information there and it…

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