Sunday, October 25, 2015

Social Networking Report - October 25, 2015

We continue our efforts to improve communication among our members. We first publish information about Sarasota Sister Cities on our blog. We post a link to this information on our Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+ pages. It takes a village to develop excellent communication - we must have many people participating if it is to be effective. I encourage you to post information directly to our Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, or Twitter pages - these system works best if we have many people participating.

We also email our membership periodically, generally about once a month. We also publish a news release to the Tampa Bay Wire at We also email a news release to the Sarasota Herald Tribune and the Sarasota We also send the notice to the City of Sarasota for inclusion in the Barwin Brief.

We encourage you to send us information of interest to our members and others. You can send this information by email, but better to post it yourself on our Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest or Google+ pages.Our email address is

The three sites below disseminate information - no log in required - just click on the link below:




You can reach all of our links and systems from the left column of the blog:

The systems below are best to build interaction among Sister City Members. If you use them please post information and photos of interest to Sister City members directly.





We are slowly adding videos to our sites. We also have added a large number of photos. You can find these sites in the left column on the blog or by clicking the link below:



The blog is the best site to learn about what Sister Cities has done or what is upcoming. We post upcoming information and also photos of events. Our Website automatically picks up the latest 5 posts from the blog. The Website also has the best information about policies and our sister cities. Pinterest provides a great pictorial history of the organization.

Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Google+ are all designed to get people to interact. We post a short message on each system with a link back to the blog. You have to sign up for these programs - this is free and simple. You will want go to our pages and like or friend or link to them. Then you will see what we post and everyone will see what you post. Over time we hope to get a number of people interacting on these systems.

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