Thoughts on using social media in a crisis


06 / 06 / 2014

Social media, in particular Twitter, built an early reputation as being useful during crises and emergencies. This reputation strengthened as social media was used across the world to organise and cover huge political events.

This blog (part of the social media toolkit for the NHS) features the top six tips to use when planning how you would cover a crisis or major incident on social media for your organisation.

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