Coast Guard Compass, the Official Blog of the U.S. Coast Guard is the service’s flagship social media product, and the centerpiece of its effort to engage the public in an ongoing dialogue about the Coast Guard’s members, its missions and the issues that impact America’s maritime safety and security.
The blog allows the Coast Guard to consider feedback and criticism on how well it accomplishes the tasks that is has been assigned. It also has features such as “Shipmate of the Week” and contests such as a photo contest, as well as news about ship deployments to specific waters.
For venturing into the world of social media world to engage in dialogue and inform the public about its mission, Coast Guard Compass is Government Video’s Website of the Week.
Government Video Website of the Week: Welcome Home Blog
A site celebrating the amazing feeling of service members returning home safely to overjoyed family