The Office of Global Social Media expands the reach of U.S. foreign policy through new media and web-based communication technology. Working with the entire Department, the team maintains the Department’s official blog, DipNote. The office also maintains the Department’s official presence on several new media platforms such as TwitterFacebookYouTubeFlickr, and Instagram.

The U.S. Department of State’s social media presence extends around the world – including U.S. embassies, consulates, and other missions.

In addition to the Global Social Media team’s digital properties, the Office of International Media Engagement manages the Department’s flagship foreign language Twitter feeds:


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