Category Archives: Digital Advocacy

How the Amplification Project is Using Twitter to Engage in Digital Advocacy

Daily Twitter usage is growing rapidly

Fifteen percent of all adults are now on Twitter, according to a new report by the Pew Research Center, so it is important for digital advocates to use this platform to amplify their messages in order to reach new audiences. ¬†Here are some suggestions drawn from my experience of learning how to use Twitter more…

Tom Morello shows how we can all use media in digital advocacy: The Amplification Project is here to help

A national activist organization recently hired a friend of mine to film acts of civil disobedience its members plan to engage in over the course of an upcoming campaign. The story reminded me, yet again, of how drastically political advocacy has changed through the use of digital media. Not only are organizations spreading their message…