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Social Media Day in Michigan

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Social Media Day in Michigan

Mashable launched global Social Media Day in June of 2010 as a way to recognize and celebrate social media's impact on communications. Celebrating advancements in technology, digital innovation and service improvement in government, business and education, Governor Gretchen Whitmer proclaimed June 30, 2023, as Michigan Social Media Day. This year marks the 14th global celebration of Social Media Day and the 11th statewide celebration in Michigan.

2023 Social Media Day in Michigan activities include:

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  • The State of Michigan in celebrating the 11th annual statewide celebration of Social Media Day in Michigan and the 14th global celebration of Social Media Day worldwide today, June 30, 2023. First recognized by Mashable in June 2010, Social Media Day, acknowledges the impact of social media, and the role it plays in our daily lives. Check out our proclamation at https://bit.ly/SMDayMI-Text2023 and learn more at Michigan.gov/SocialMedia. #SMDay #SMDayMI #MiGovSocial #SocialGov
  • This year on Michigan Social Media Day, and every day, the State of Michigan is encouraging Michiganders and all social media users to utilize this ever-emerging medium as a positive tool for good. Read more in our 2023 #SMDayMI blog post, https://bit.ly/SMDayMI-Blog2023. Learn more about our use of social media at Michigan.gov/SocialMedia. #SMDay #SMDayMI #MiGovSocial #SocialGov
  • It's Social Media Day in Michigan! With a goal of making government more transparent and accessible, teams across the State of Michigan are using social media to create a more participatory government. Read more in our 2023 #SMDayMI blog post, https://bit.ly/SMDayMI-Blog2023. Learn more about our use of social media at Michigan.gov/SocialMedia. #SMDay #SMDayMI #MiGovSocial #SocialGov

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Michigan Social Media Day Resources

Making Government More Accessible Video

Making Government More Accessible

Social media has and will continue to play an important role in the state's overall digital and Citizen-Centric Government strategy. Check out this video to see how agencies are using social media. Explore additional resources below.

Celebrate Social Media Day

In celebration of Social Media Day, we want to hear from you! What does #PureMichigan mean to you? Please use the hashtag #SMDay and #SMDayMI when sharing your posts!
Celebrate Social Media Day Video