Even Barack Obama understands the power of Twitter when he told college students, “Tweet them! Teach your parents how to tweet!”
Ann McElhinney, the director of “Frack Nation” knows it too, “you’re not a great patriot if you’re not tweeting.”
Do you understand why this is important?
The days of making phone calls or having office visits with your elected officials has transformed into something new. A new tool is here for you to use in your activist toolbox which connects you directly to your elected officals: Twitter.
Twitter 101: Wednesday, March 13th 12-1pm
Join AFP-PA’s Director of New Media Katy Abram as she walks you through how to send a tweet, understanding the terminology of Twitter and how to connect with others. Register for this 60 minute webinar by clicking here. Please make sure you have already signed up for a Twitter account at www.Twitter.com before the webinar so you can follow along with your personal account.
Tweetdeck 101: Wednesday, March 20th 8:30-9:30pm
Have you been active on Twitter and want to take it to the next level? Join AFPF-PA’s Director of New Media Katy Abram as she shows you how to use Tweetdeck: a tool where you can schedule tweets, search and follow keywords, arrange your feeds and more. Register for this 30 minute webinar by clicking here. Please make sure you have a twitter account set up and have downloaded Tweetdeck to your computer before class. Click here to download Tweetdeck.