Most MEPs use Facebook & Twitter
but LinkedIn is gaining traction
61% of MEPs surveyed follow social media conversations DAILY in their legislative work
is in DECLINE
MEPs use Twitter to...
listen & engage
57% of MEPs surveyed say they check Wikipedia at least a few times every week
Learn about breaking news
Express my views to my constituents
Engage with people through dialogue
Learn about stakeholder views on issues
Express my views to stakeholders
and LinkedIn to listen and build personal networks...
Read views of people in my network
Build my personal network
Share my thoughts with stakeholders
Research people who ask to meet me
of MEPs click on sponsored content on Google, Twitter and LinkedIn, but most say they only 'sometimes' click...
In their legislative work,
MEPs source information from...
They are keen on
...but open to infographics and
other online content
How do MEPs prefer to interact with stakeholders?
Want to meet
them in person
Meet them at events
Actively engage them on social media
Follow them on social media
Do not need to communicate directly