Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) recognises the importance of social media and is committed to ensuring its own social media communications are responsible, respectful and lawful.
WMQ welcomes comments and questions on our social media pages but requests that people show courtesy and respect to others and not use the space to abuse others, expose others to offensive or inappropriate content, or for unlawful purposes.
These guidelines apply regardless of where or when a post or communication is published online. It applies to all of WMQ’s social media accounts and affiliated pages and groups.
Social media is a set of internet-based tools used for sharing and discussing information. It refers to user-generated information, opinion and other content shared and discussed over open digital networks.
Social media may include, but is not limited to:
Social networking sites—Facebook, LinkedIn, Google+
Photo sharing, infographics and video websites—Flickr, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube
Blogs, including corporate, government and industry blogs
Micro-blogging—Twitter (multiple accounts)
Forums, discussion boards and groups—Google groups, Whirlpool, Reddit, Digg
Vodcasting and podcasting
Email and instant messaging.
Social media also includes all other emerging electronic/digital communication applications.
Wesley Mission Queensland makes use of social media by contributing original content to:
WMQ makes no warranty or representation regarding the accuracy, reliability, validity and/or completeness of third-party information.
Wesley Mission Queensland welcomes the sharing and discussing of ideas with its many stakeholders and the Australian public who use social media.
When contributing to WMQ’s social media pages and platforms, users are asked to comply with the following guidelines.
Wesley Mission Queensland reserves the right to enforce this policy at its discretion. While user generated comments are not edited, WMQ uses the following guidelines to ensure a positive experience for all and to determine the appropriateness of community posts.
All Wesley Mission Queensland social media accounts will be monitored during work hours, and outside of work hours when necessary.
Social media platforms are reviewed and modified continuously to keep them in line with the overall objectives and needs of the Wesley Mission Queensland community and the public.