COMM 307 :: Social Media - Twitter Chat
Your group will be responsible for setting a date/time between Monday–Sunday of the week you signed up.
For the Twitter Chat assignment, your group will be responsible for organizing a chat for one week this semester. The questions will be created by the group revolving around the topic of discussion for that week in class. You will be responsible for scheduling a time in which you can participate and get others to participate as well. (I recommend starting no later than 9pm) The chat will use #srusmchat, so individuals can participate/follow your chat.
As a group, you will be responsible for promoting your chat throughout the week to build awareness and invite participants to join. This can be done through Twitter or other social media platforms.
This is based on quantity and quality of participants. I give more weight to your grade for groups who bring in alumni or outside business professionals for the chat. It is easy to ask friends to join and encourage you to bring them into the conversation to educate others, but try to strive to bring in someone who is considered an expert in the topic area.
As I mention in class, the easiest way to follow & participate would be to use Hootsuite or Tweetdeck. You will want to set-up a stream for the hashtag, which will allow you to curate and engage in the conversation.
For your profile, you should have: