#CapitalSummit17 Social Media Toolkit

3 WAYS TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO CONNECT AT ICBA’S 2017 CAPITAL SUMMIT

We've pulled together our top tips for using social media to maximize your community bank’s exposure. Utilize your social media channels to meet, connect and network with those who need to hear your community bank’s unique story and continue making your voice heard long after you return home.

1. Create a Plan (Ahead of the Event)

What kinds of information should you prepare ahead of time?

  • Look up relevant policymakers and save their twitter handles. We’ve made it easy to find your Representatives and Senators. Look them up here.
  • Save relevant links to your bank or pages on your website to drive traffic to more information about your community bank and your story.
  • Use the Hashtag: #CapitalSummit17

2. Follow your colleagues, policymakers and regulators

3. Let ICBA Do the Work

We know you’re busy. That’s why we’ve done some of the work for you. As our ICBA Twitter account tweets throughout the event, follow the hashtag #CapitalSummit17, Follow us @ICBA and feel free to retweet! 


Twitter Sample Posts and Images

Twitter Post Images

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Twitter Cover Images

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Sample Tweets (Click to Tweet)

Community Banking TwitterWe're stronger together! That's why I'm joining hundreds of #CommunityBankers on The Hill at #CapitalSummit17 to make our voices heard! Click to Tweet

Community Banking Twitter#CommunityBanks are economic engines behind #SmallBusinesses & we're standing up for our principles of relationship banking #CapitalSummit17 Click to Tweet

Community Banking TwitterWe have fought long and hard for tiered, proportional regulation for #CommunityBanks! Let's see this fight through! #CapitalSummit17 Click to Tweet

Community Banking TwitterAs community bankers, now is our chance to dig deep, stay active & see #RegulatoryRelief all the way through to the end #CapitalSummit17 Click to Tweet

Community Banking Twitter#CommunityBankers are on the Hill supporting #regrelief #PlanForPropserity.You can too! Sign --> bit.ly/2lBPq4i #CapitalSummit17  Click to Tweet

Community Banking TwitterHundreds of #CommunityBankers are coming together at #CapitalSummit17 to make our voices heard and advocate for meaningful #RegRelief! Click to Tweet



Facebook Images, Posts and Profile Pictures

Facebook Cover Images

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Facebook Timeline Images 

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Facebook Sample Posts (copy/paste)

Community Banking facebook  We have fought long and hard for tiered, proportional regulation for #CommunityBanks! I’m at #CapitalSummit17 helping to see this fight through!

Community Banking facebook  I’m joining hundreds of other #CommunityBankers, coming together at #CapitalSummit17 to make our voices heard and advocate for meaningful #RegRelief

Community Banking facebook  #CommunityBanks are economic engines behind #SmallBusinesses! I’m joining hundreds of other community bankers in Washington DC to stand up for the principles of relationship banking! #CapitalSummit17

Add a Capital Summit Frame Effect to Your Facebook Profile Picture

Share the important work you and other community bankers are doing on The Hill this week with a temporary profile picture or picture overlay created just for ICBA’s Capital Summit.

To add a frame to your profile picture:

  1. Go to the profile picture frame feature
  2. Click on the menu right of your profile picture
  3. Select the profile picture frame you would like to add (Search "ICBA")
  4. Click Use as Profile Picture to save