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​​​​Social Media Kit​​​​

These recommendations provide tools to help members, speakers, and association leaders successfully share industry information, society news, and professional achievements with your personal connections and the wider Cereals & Grains Association social network.

Check out our social media post templates for best practices!

1. Join/follow the official Cereals & Grains Association accounts on all of the social media platforms you use:

2. Keep your posts within the maximum character count of each social media platform (these include the quantity of all letters, spaces, and symbols):

  • X (Twitter): 280 Characters
  • LinkedIn: 3,000 Characters
  • Facebook: 63,206 Characters

3. Use our main hashtag #CerealsGrains and any of the below Cereals & Grains Association hashtags that relate to the content in your post.

​Annual Conference

  • #CerealsGrainsYY (Ex: #CerealsGrains24)

Continuing Education

  • #CerealsGrainsEd
  • #CerealsGrainsWebinar
  • ​#CerealsGrainsCourses
  • Rice Quality and Evaluation Short Course: #RiceQualityCourse 
  • Milling & Baking Spring Technical Conference: #MillingandBaking

AACC Approved Methods ​of Analysis​

  • ​#AACCMethods
  • #AACCAnalyticalMethods​


  • #AACCLabProficiency

Cereal Chemistry Journal

  • ​​#CerealChemistry
  • Tag our publishing partner @wileyinresearch


  • ​#CerealsGrainsBooks

4. When you post relevant research, professional endeavors in the field, or wider industry information, use the hashtag #CerealsGrains and tag Cereals & Grains Association to share it with our community:

  • X (Twitter) group: @cerealsgrains
  • LinkedIn: type "@Cereals & Grains Association" and select our name when it pops up​
  • Facebook: type "@cerealsgrains" and choose the group from the drop-down

5. Like and share/retweet content from official Cereals & Grains Association pages to your personal pages/accounts to amplify the message.

  • Comment on and reply to posts and responses
  • Link directly to the website URL of any ISSP source information (meeting, workshop, landing page content, etc.)
  • Consider​ using bitly.com to shorten long links

6. Contact CGAmarketing@scisoc.org for social media assistance at any time.

Social Media Post Templates

The following are templates to use/adapt when posting about various topics:

PLEASE NOTE: all examples are created for X (Twitter), adjust tags in line with the above information in #4 for posts on other social platforms.

Cereals & Grains Annual Meeting

​Click here​ for social media templates and graphics used in 2023. Cereals & Grains 24 templates are coming soon!

Cereal Chemistry Journal Author

Read "[INSERT PAPER TITLE]," my latest paper published in the @cerealsgrains #CerealChemistry journal: [INSERT DOI LINK] [TAG CO-AUTHORS and/or AFFILIATIONS] @wileyinresearch ​#cerealsgrains #[INSERT PAPER TOPIC]

Bookstore Author

Order my new book, [INSERT BOOK TITLE]—available for purchase in the @cerealsgrains bookstore at https://my.cerealsgrains.org/aaccstore/YOUR PAGE. #CerealsGrainsBooks  #[INSERT BOOK TOPIC] [TAG CO-AUTHORS/CO-EDITORS]

Social Media Post Examples

The following social media posts are good examples of the above recommendations in practice.​