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Social Media Spark: Tips and Tech Tools to Ignite Your Community

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Canton, OH


Instagram is a free and simple photo and video app, available for iOS and Android devices. Well-known for its image filters, this app is actively being used by 150 million people. The Pew Internet and American Life Project found that thirteen percent of Internet users surveyed identified themselves as Instagram users. Learn how academic libraries are using this app to promote library spaces, services, events and more. This workshop will describe how to use the app, ideas for content, and how to promote your presence on Instagram.