Do Not Track Kids: Twitter Q&A Kit
On Wednesday, April 9, there will be a Twitter Q&A and the topic is the bipartisan and bicameral “Do Not Track Kids Act” with Senator Markey & Congressman Barton. Their handles are @MarkeyMemo @RepJoeBarton. Join the chat at April 9, 2014 2 PM EDT. Use the hashtag #AskKidsPriv. See the details below for more information.
Do Not Track Kids Tool Twitter Q&A Kit
Twitter chats are a great way for people on Twitter to tweet together at a set time to discuss a specific topic. In our case, the topic is the bipartisan and bicameral “Do Not Track Kids Act” introduced by Senator Ed Markey (D-MA) and Congressman Joe Barton (R-TX). #AskKidsPriv
We will use a Q&A format for this twitter chat. For each question, we will send out a retweet (RT) or modified tweet (MT) with the question and Twitter handle of the original question. We will chat for 30 minutes and answer as many questions as possible.
Help Get the Word Out:
Help get the word out about the #AskKidsPriv twitter Q&A through social media channels in the days leading up to the event and day of by using the designated hashtag, #AskKidsPriv. Be sure to including the date & time 4/9 2PM. This will help with collecting questions in advance and prepared responses.
Example for user of how to participate & monitor #AskKidsPriv Q&A
1) Sign in to twitter
2) Search #AskKidsPriv to monitor the ongoing chat
3) Tweet your question to Senator Markey or Rep. Barton
Senator Markey (D-MA)@MarkeyMemo
Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX) @RepJoeBarton
Video of Senator Markey on the Do Not Track Kids Act:
Press Release of Bill Introduction: http://1.usa.gov/19nA6ay
One pager on the bill: http://www.markey.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/DNTK_Summary.pdf
Potential Questions for Q&A
Post Twitter Q & A:
It would be helpful to summarize the Twitter Q&A in a blog post to share the content with people that could not participate.
Collect a twitter timeline of the Q&A to share the content with people that could not participate.