Element 4: Disseminate Through Different Media

January 2011 How are you going to get your message to your users? TV, radio (don't we wish!)? Online resource pages? Emails? Enewsletters or printed newsletters? By "media," we mean the vehicles, ways, or mechanisms we use to send info to, or communicate with, our users. We also mean the format to be used (PDF files, audio, Braille, to name a few). Questions To Ask Yourself at the Start We turn again to NCDDR's excellent materials on dissemination … [Read more...]

Social Media: What Works for Which Audiences?

September 2013 From NICHCY's Quick Tips for Disseminators series You're a technical assistance project -- you need to reach as many people as you can with your resources. Social media can help to increase your reach (when thoughtfully implemented). But which venue is best to reach your intended audience? Is everyone on Twitter now? Who gets information from Facebook? And what's up with LinkedIn? Social media is a constantly changing landscape. … [Read more...]

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