The Freaking Dots

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GSMCON2019 is now in our rearview mirror, but I’m confident the lessons learned, contacts made, and stories shared very much remain on everyone’s minds. I have so many ideas to implement! While listening to one of the excellent keynote speakers, I became aware that a friend in our business — an immensely talented and experienced … Read more

Instagram Releases Needed Accessibility Features

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Accessibility is an important factor to consider when you work in government communications. Sharing messages that are accessible to your entire community allows you to broaden your audience, communicate more effectively and stay in compliance with accessibility laws. On November 28, 2018, Instagram announced improvements to accessibility features that will support better inclusion of members … Read more

LinkedIn Company Pages Get a Facelift

LinkedIn announced a major upgrade last week to their “company pages” features, now called simply “pages”. These upgrades include increased functionality for admins using the mobile app, ability to associate pages with hashtags, add and share documents and more easily publish content from Hootsuite. Admins for government LinkedIn pages can now more easily manage their … Read more