Sustainable Social Media: Reduce, Reuse and Retweet

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Sustainable noun

  • ​the use of natural products and energy in a way that does not harm the environment
  • ​the ability to continue or be continued for a long time

social media noun

  • ​websites and software programs used for social networking

How Do We Make Social Media Sustainable?

  • Automation Tools e.g. Buffer, Hootsuite save time
  • Ecosia – Looking to save the planet, one tree at a time? Then check out this environmentally friendly search engine! This may come as a surprise, but your Google searches actually contribute to the creation of quite a bit of CO2. Ecosia uses the revenues generated from search engine queries to plant trees. Typically Ecosia needs around 45 searches to plant a new tree.
  • GoodConnection.com – a new social network that promises to turn our online interactions into positive impact for communities and our planet

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