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Discover Your Social Web: An Ohio Farm Bureau Guide to Social Media VERSION 2.0

While many organizations will tell you to follow them on Facebook and Twitter, not many of them tell you HOW to use these sites. Ohio Farm Bureau understands that for its members to fully utilize this new mode of communication, we must provide more than just links to our social media accounts. In this updated version of our popular social media guide, both beginners and advanced users will enjoy more easy-to-follow one-to-two-page tutorials on Facebook and Twitter topics.

New updates include:

  • Facebook Business Pages
  • Facebook Privacy Settings
  • Location-based social media
  • Twitter's growing search relevance
  • Best practices for sharing your story
  • Archived resources & links

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Here's where you can find Ohio Farm Bureau on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube

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Facebook (www.facebook.com) - Become a fan of Ohio Farm Bureau on Facebook and connect with other Farm Bureau members, fans and agriculture enthusiasts. Share Farm Bureau’s message and content with family, friends and colleagues, recommend and comment on ag-related stories, view and share photos and video, discuss topics around specific issues and more. Become fans of our print, radio and video productions, and get an inside look at how they are made. Let us know what you think on our discussion boards and walls. Receive the latest updates, participate in Ohio Farm Bureau contests and promotions only available on our Facebook Pages and much more.

Ohio Farm Bureau's Facebook Pages include:

Follow your county Farm Bureau on Facebook! - Here are links to active county Farm Bureau Facebook Pages.

A -Adams County,Allen County, Ashtabula County, Athens County, Auglaize County,

B-Belmont County,Brown County,Butler County,

C -Carroll County, Clark County, Clermont County,Columbiana County, Coshocton County,Crawford County, Cuyahoga County,

D -Darke County, Defiance County, Delaware County,

F -Fairfield County, Franklin County,Fulton County,

G -Gallia County,Geauga County, Guernsey County,

H -Hancock County, Hardin County, Harrison County, Henry County, Highland County, Hocking County,

J -Jackson County,Jefferson County,

K -Knox County,

L -Lake County, Lawrence County, Licking County, Logan County,Lorain County, Lucas County,

M -Madison County, Mahoning County, Marion County, Mercer County,Miami County, Monroe County,Morgan County,Morrow County, Muskingum County,

N -Noble County,

O - Ottawa County,

P -Paulding County, Perry County, Pickaway County, Pike County,Portage County, Putnam County,

R -Richland County, Ross County,

S -Sandusky County,Scioto County,Seneca County, Shelby County,Stark County, Summit County,

T -Trumbull County, Tuscarawas County,

U -Union County,

V -Van Wert County, Vinton County

W -Warren County, Washington County, Wayne County,Williams County, Wood County,Wyandot County

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Twitter (www.twitter.com) - In today's technology-driven world, news and ideas are being spread at breakneck pace. Through the use of Twitter, Ohio Farm Bureau is able to show what the organization is doing for members RIGHT NOW. Through 140-character-limited messages that are a mix between e-mails, blogs and instant messages, Twitter is an easy-to-use, flexible and powerful tool. It allows for rapid commentary, sharing and response among like-minded individuals and organizations worldwide.

By starting a Twitter account and following @OhioFarmBureau, you can join in the conversation, receive the latest information and connect to the organization like never before.

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YouTube (www.youtube.com) - Visit Ohio Farm Bureau’s YouTube channels and view an extensive archive of Ohio Farm Bureau and Our Ohio videos. Share them with friends via e-mail, social networks and even embed them on your own Web site. Create your own account to rate videos and give feedback. You may also subscribe to our channels and receive updates when the newest videos are added.

View our YouTube channels:

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Ohio Farm Bureau Podcasts - Town Hall Ohio, Ohio Farm Bureau's weekly radio show, is now available for subscribers on iTunes! Subscribe to the podcast to have the latest shows automatically downloaded to your iTunes account. Sync it up with your iPod and listen to the latest Town Hall Ohio wherever your travels take you!

Here are all the RSS feeds available from Ohio Farm Bureau

You may choose to subscribe to them by clicking on each directly from this list, or just click “Subscribe via RSS” wherever it is found throughout our Web site!

  • Featured News - All the top news stories from Ohio Farm Bureau
  • Upcoming Events - Ohio Farm Bureau-related and sponsored event listings as they're updated
  • Latest Videos - See the latest videos posted to the OFBF Web site
  • Latest Print - Get PDF copies of the latest print publications from Ohio Farm Bureau as they're posted
  • Latest Audio - Receive updated audiocasts of Town Hall Ohio and clips from the Ohio Farm Bureau Radio News Service
  • Buckeye Farm News - Get the latest issue of Buckeye Farm News delivered electronically to you as soon as it's posted on the site
  • Speak Out - The latest information for Advisory Councils
  • Town Hall Ohio - The latest broadcast of Ohio Farm Bureau’s weekly radio show, Town Hall Ohio, comes right to you when you subscribe to this RSS feed
  • Farm Bureau Radio News Service - Subscribe to receive the latest reports and updates produced for use by radio station news
  • Policy Updates - Receive the latest updates on agricultural-related policy from OFBF’s Public Policy Department
  • Politics - Hand-picked updates on politics from Ohio Farm Bureau’s Public Policy staff
  • Legislation - Updates on state and federal legislation of interest to agriculture
  • Regulation - Updates on regulations that pertain to agriculture
  • Policy News - News and updates pertaining to state and national Farm Bureau policy
  • Public Policy Victories - Updates on policy-related achievements that are good for agriculture
  • POWER Communications Public Policy Updates - Regular updates on what’s happening at the Statehouse and on Capitol Hill

Ohio Farm Blogs

Here's a listing of some Ohio Farm blogs worth visiting: