Government Policy on Facebook

It may be a random blip or glitch in the search engines, but when I Googled, “Government Facebook Policy,” my site ranked above Facebook and the federal government:

To test and vary the results, I also tried a similar keyword search phrase on Yahoo, “Government policy on Facebook,” and saw what I had expected to see in the first place:

What I was hoping to find were actual pages on government websites that actually disclosed federal policy on the use of Facebook, Twitter and other social media venues.

In the meantime, if somebody is looking for general guidance on social media policy, I have tried to compile some thoughts and issues in this document, “Government/nonprofit Policy on the use of Social Media.” If you find it helpful, please blog about it, bookmark it on Delicious, Retweet it or share this link on your Facebook page.