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Social Media Plan Guide


The purpose of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) Social Media Plan Guide (Guide) is to provide step-by-step guidance to public safety and emergency management officials on how to develop an effective Social Media Plan.

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Social Media Plan Guide PDF 1.32 MB
Last Updated: 07/08/2022
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