Social Media

USF Social Media

Social media is an internet-based form of communication that allows users to have conversations, share information, and create web content. Only university employees who are authorized by their departments may use social media to conduct university business.

Social Media Directory

View a complete listing of all official USF Facebook page, Twitter feeds, YouTube channels, LinkedIn profiles and more.


Facebook is a website that allows people from around the world to network with friends, companies, and organizations. Users can post updates, ask questions, play games, and share videos, photos, and links.


Twitter is a micro-blogging site that allows users to post updates in 140 characters or less. Users can share links, videos and photos, while tagging their posts with searchable keywords.


LinkedIn is a business-related social networking site used mainly for professional networking. Users can build a profile, connect with other professionals, join groups, and more.


Tumblr is a micro-blogging platform and social networking website that allows users to post multimedia and other content to a short-form blog.


Foursquare is a location-based website available to users with GPS-enabled mobile devices. Users can check into venues, leave tips, unlock specials, and earn badges.


Pinterest is a social networking site that allows users to organize and share content using virtual pinboards. With a large female audience, the website offers inspirational and creative content such as recipes, craft projects, fashion, and event planning.


YouTube is the world's largest video sharing site. Users can view videos, upload videos to their personal channel, subscribe to other channels, comment on videos, and more.


Instagram is a social networking site that allows users to share pictures and short videos using their mobile device.