Plain Language Resources

By Gabrielle Perret What is plain writing? According to the Plain Writing Act of 2010, the term ‘‘plain writing’’ means writing that is clear, concise, well-organized, and follows other best practices appropriate to the subject or field and intended audience. Plain writing improves the effectiveness and accountability of Federal agencies to the public by promoting … Continue reading Plain Language Resources

Best Practices for Managing Multiple Social Media Accounts

By Kimberley Glascoe, Public Affairs Specialist at the U.S. Census Bureau With the 2020 Census right around the corner, we are steadily working on flushing out our strategies for each platform we’re currently on, and possibly even future ones. Not knowing exactly where to start, I decided to cast a wide net and reach out … Continue reading Best Practices for Managing Multiple Social Media Accounts