In the framework of the “Youth-friendly content for social media & TikTok” webinar organized by Eurodesk Brussels, Youthmakers Hub implemented a training session on “Digital tools for civic engagement.” The primary objective of the webinar was to provide participants with insights and knowledge about utilizing social media platforms to engage young people effectively.
Georgianna Chondrou, Communications Lead of Youthmakers Hub, and Eleni Modou, Project and Communications Assistant, gave the audience insightful tips and strategies for creating engaging and user-friendly content on Instagram. They emphasized the importance of understanding the target audience, young people, and tailoring content to meet their preferences and interests. They shared techniques for optimizing Instagram posts and stories to drive meaningful conversations and inspire civic engagement.
During their session, Georgianna and Eleni shared practical techniques for optimizing Instagram posts and stories to drive meaningful conversations and inspire civic engagement. They highlighted the significance of using visually appealing imagery, catchy captions, and relevant hashtags to attract attention and generate interest among young viewers. They also stressed the importance of authenticity and storytelling, encouraging participants to share personal experiences and create narratives that resonate with their audience. Moreover, Georgianna and Eleni delved into user-generated content, emphasizing its ability to foster a sense of ownership and involvement among young audiences. The participants were highly engaged throughout the session, actively asking questions and seeking further advice on optimizing their Instagram presence.
In conclusion, the webinar on “Youth-friendly content for social media & TikTok” facilitated a collaborative learning environment, and the training session on “Digital tools for civic engagement” by Youthmakers Hub contributed to the participants’ ability to create engaging and impactful content on Instagram, with a focus on promoting civic engagement among youth.