Social media resources for states
Below please find social media resources for your state association members to promote the 2013 Court Reporting and Captioning Week. Please note that as materials are developed we will place them online.
Social Media Graphics
Show your court reporter pride by changing your Facebook profile picture, cover photo, and Twitter icon to the Court Reporting & Captioning week theme.
Suggested Social Media Posts
If you are unsure of what to say, feel free to share posts from http://facebook.com/NCRAfb or retweet @NCRA during the week. You may also consider using the suggested posts listed below. On Twitter, we will be using the hash tag #courtreportingweek.
February 17: Tell the world that it is court reporting and captioning week!
Facebook post: Friends and family – please help me spread the word! This week is Court Reporting and Captioning Week. Please read and share this link to help me get out the message! http://www.ncra.org/files/Events/CRCWeek/docs/2013CRCWPRbeforeNCRAofficial.docx
Tweet: It’s Court Reporting and Captioning Week nationwide. Help spread the word! #courtreportingweek
February 18: Why I became a court reporter/captioner
Facebook post: It’s Court Reporting and Captioning week, and today I’d like to share why I became a court reporter/captioner. I became a court reporter/captioner to _________. Learn more about how you can become involved in Court Reporting and Captioning Week here: http://www.ncra.org/awareness
Tweet: I became a court reporter to _________. Other CRs out there – Why did you get into the profession? #courtreportingweek
February 19: Becoming a court reporter
Facebook post: To all of my friends who have children about to graduate high school, or to those who are considering a career change, check this out. http://www.careersincourtreporting.com
Tweet: If you are wondering what to do after high school, consider a career in court reporting http://ht.ly/hPLQe
February 20: Post a photo of my favorite court reporting/captioning gadget
Facebook photo post: My favorite court reporting gadget/tool is ______. It is a great addition to my kit because _______. What is your favorite gadget?
Tweet – photo upload: The best tool in my kit: [insert photo link] I couldn’t do ____ without it. #courtreportingweek.
February 21: The one thing I would tell non-reporters about the profession
Facebook post: It is Court Reporting and Captioning Week, and as I try to spread the word about my profession, I wanted to share that the one thing that most people don’t know about court reporting/captioning is _______.
Tweet: Most people don’t know that court reporting/captioning is ________. #courtreportingweek.
February 22: The best advice I can give to a student
Facebook post: My court reporting week advice to a student: __________.
Suggested Tweet: Court reporting student advice: ___________ #courtreportingweek.
February 23: My professional goal for 2013
Facebook post: As court reporting week comes to a close, I wanted to share my professional goals for the upcoming year. In 2013, I hope to _______.
Suggested Tweet: My professional goal for 2013: ________. #courtreportingweek