You Can Use Social Media to Get Out the Vote

Take a look at Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and you’ll find that AAUW branches and student organizations are out in full force in the lead up to Election Day! Did you know that social media can be used to bolster your get-out-the-vote efforts? From photos to invitations, from event publicity to calls for volunteers, the message is clear: #ItsMyVote and AAUW will be heard! Research shows that election-related messages on social media have significantly influenced voting behavior and increased voter turnout. See our guide to using social media for sample messages and images that will help to mobilize voters in your community and beyond.

Posted October 07, 2016