Twitter for Organizing

Ramp up your Twitter power in campaigns to boost pressure on targets, broaden and engage your base and get media coverage.

This course is taught in English and captioned in English and Spanish. Captioning in French, Portuguese and Arabic is under development for June 2021.

This is a comprehensive course about how to use Twitter in organizing. It covers beginner to advanced tactics, campaign Twitter strategy, many movement examples, and demos of recommended tools. Templates are provided for metrics tracking and developing your Twitter plan, and these are explained. Optional quiz questions help you zero in on key learnings. This is THE course to take if you want to ramp up your Twitter power online. The cost of this course may be credited towards enrollment in SMT's next Digital Certificate Training Program.


Eli Gerzon, SMT Staff Partner
Evan Greer, SMT Staff Partner
Hannah Roditi, SMT Executive Director

Additional presenters include experienced organizers using Twitter in a range of current campaigns which they use to illustrate.

  • Jamiah Adams, former NAACP Digital Director
  • Cristina Kinsella, ACLU Iowa
  • Ramah Kudaimi, US Campaign to End the Occupation
  • Nina Medvedeva, Working Families Party
  • Kristi Sandford, People's Lobby, Chicago

Recordings and Materials

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now. There’s no end date. It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and finish.

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