As you start to delve further into Social Media, the question on policies often surface. There was a recent discussion on the Linkedin Group, Association of Catholics Exploring Social Media, around diocese Social Media policies. I had only been aware of one diocese who had a comprehensive policy published, but it looks like the list is growing. Below are a few excellent resources for diocese or churches looking to develop their own Social Media policy:
At the church level, here’s a nice simple policy that covers quite a few of the basics courtesy of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Washington, DC.