Social Media Spend

 

“Questions about Twitter:-

Please can you tell me if your authority has in the past five years paid an individual or organisation to increase its Twitter followers on any of its social media accounts or to get retweets on posts? 

No, Devon County Council (DCC) can confirm that it has not paid an individual or organisation to increase any of its Twitter or social media followers in the past five years.

Please can you give me the details of which organisation was paid and how much for each year?

Not Applicable.

Please can I have a breakdown detailing each payment, the social media account name, and the reasons why this was done – as in to boost followers overall or for a specific campaign.

Not Applicable.

 

Questions about Facebook:-

Please can you tell me if your authority has in the past five years paid an individual or organisation to increase its Facebook followers or friends or to get ‘likes’ on posts or any other type of online engagement?

No, Devon County Council (DCC) can confirm that it has not paid an individual or organisation to increase its Facebook followers or to get ‘likes’ or any other type of online engagement in the past five years.

Please can you give me the details of which organisation was paid and how much for each year?

Not Applicable.

Please can I have a breakdown detailing each payment, the social media account name and the reasons why this was done – as in to boost friends and likes overall or for a specific campaign.”

Not Applicable.