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Inspiration for Social Media Policy and Strategy

Posted on May 12th, 2011 by

social media strategy for nonprofits

I am preparing a set of trainings and workshops on social media for CGIAR. One of the topics covers is the social media strategy and policy for their different research centers and projects. So I asked my friends in the KM4Dev and Web2forDEV communities for examples and inspirational literature.

Here is the list of links I collected:

Examples of social media guidelines and policies

Generic info on social media policy: the need, and the how

On Social media strategies

Social media Return on Investment (ROI)

As social media policies and certainly strategies are closely linked to outcome, I also found some interesting links to social media ROI:

Side information

While I was researching the topic, I also found these interesting resources:


Original picture courtesy U.F.O series inspired by a presentation of Olivier Blanchard

4 Comments to “Inspiration for Social Media Policy and Strategy”

  1. Great piece of information shared. I have thoroughly enjoyed the blog and it’s a learning experience for me as well.

  2. I believe that Cisco were among the first to publish social media guidelines for their employees…

    It’s a few years old already, but overall still pretty valid. Worth a look… @cdn

  3. Web designer london says:

    Great set of links here, thanks for putting this together. Explaining ROI to clients is especially important in the current climate, where everyone is looking for the best value services to invest in.

  4. [...] one week before during the KM Impact Challenge unConference. Last but not least, a discussion on social media strategy and policy gave participants all the elements to define their own social media projects. Participants then [...]

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