Tag Archives: social media

Call for Somerset selfies to launch Council’s new Instagram account

Somerset County Council is joining the many public sector organisations using Instagram to engage residents with their services and is calling on the public to help with the launch. By adding Instagram to its social media mix, the Council hopes to reach more local residents and visitors to the County. With over 70 per cent […]

Five fantastic social media posts

To celebrate recently reaching a massive milestone of over 5,500 social media followers, Somerset County Council’s Communications Team are sharing their five favourite tweets from followers over the past year. Every month the Communications Team receive between 200 and 400 tweets. The team also monitor a Facebook page which can have over 200 visitors a […]

Social Media training taking Somerset by storm

Dozens of Somerset businesses have learnt how tweeting, hashtagging, pinning and blogging can benefit their business at a number of free Social Media Workshops. Around 80 tourism related businesses have attended one of the free training workshops as part of the COOL Tourism Project. The events give top tips and tricks for engaging with customers […]