The National Museum Of The Pacific War

1507 Words Apr 1st, 2016 7 Pages
Museums have to keep in touch with customers to keep themselves in business. In this day and age, the way to keep in touch with most people is to have a presence on social media with the use of Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. YouTube is also an option because it adds connectivity through videos and it gives the museum access to the users on the Google+ side of the social media network. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is one museum that has an extensive list of videos to help grow their customer base. Visitors can watch the videos of bands getting inducted from the present such as Cheap Trick or Ringo Starr, or visit the past and watch bands such as Led Zeppelin or The Beatles get inducted. This also adds to their Facebook and Twitter base since most of their videos have links to these parts of their social media network. The National Museum of the Pacific War has a presence on Facebook and Twitter. They mainly share interesting articles and photos of the museum that they hope will attract people to come and visit as well as retain a customer base that will return. The George W. Bush Presidential Library had a video posted to Facebook for its grand opening, and the museum also keeps a presence on social media with Instagram and Twitter.

Museums use of Social Media
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is a big museum that has been around since 1983 inducting many rock and roll acts into their exclusive organization. In order to get the current bands that people want into the…
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