Social 101

NPR’s Facebook Live guide

We’ve learned a few things along the way that we think you might find helpful.

5 things to do when programming Facebook

If you’re lucky, your story might sometimes be the topic of that conversation; if you’re smart, you’ll be engaged in the discussion, too.

What improv lessons taught us about live video

“Yes and …” yourself to success!

An introduction to Snapchat

This guide will walk you through creating your first Snap and your Snapchat story.

Want to start a newsletter? Read this first

A newsletter could be the first step to turning a casual listener into a super fan.

How to run a branded news account on Twitter

Hosting the Twitter account for your news organization is like spinning out a monologue. What are we reporting? What are people talking about? What do we know? What do we want to know? On the NPR feed, we want to serve our community with a steady stream of information about the day’s big news, the stories

Get a Twitter habit: 5 things to do every day until it sticks

The hardest part to becoming a Twitter regular is developing the habit of using it. Stop making excuses.

A quick guide to getting started on Twitter right now

Common Twitter questions, and their answers.

Twitter basics: Hashtags

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