excerpt from 2016 Municipal Social Media rankings

Guelph is among Ontario’s most liked, most followed cities

November 17, 2016, Guelph, Ont. — According to the most recent Municipal Social Media Survey by Redbrick Communications, the City of Guelph is among the most liked and most followed cities online. Most notably, Guelph is among the top 20 most-followed cities per capita on Twitter; impressive as smaller communities tend to rank highly in this category.

The City started using Facebook and Twitter back in 2008, and Guelph’s social media presence continues to grow. Thanks to Guelph’s online fans and followers, Guelph continues to rank highly among Ontario municipalities:

  • 9th most followed on Twitter
  • 19th most followed per capita on Twitter
  • 16th most liked on Facebook

Mayor Cam Guthrie is also mentioned in this year’s survey results.  Mayor Guthrie ranks ninth among Ontario’s most followed heads of Council on Twitter.

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Redbrick’s Municipal Social Media Survey looks at social media use by all 444 municipalities in Ontario. The research includes social media activity between April 2010 and July 2016.

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