Social Media Resources

Social media is a constantly evolving communication tool. Stay informed of current trends and channels by following the resources listed below.

Social Media Directory

Texas State University Official Accounts

TXST Social Media Work Group

Open to professional staff managing TXST social media accounts

Accessibility in Social Media

Accessible Social


  • Hootsuite — Contact IT for pricing and team creation.
  • Video Captioning and Transcriptions — Make your video content more accessible with captions. Captions can be generated in YuJa, the University's video platform.
  • Canva — Graphic design is made easier for web and print with this tool. 
  • Unsplash — Using original photos is highly encouraged, but this website provides free high-quality images for those posts that you may not have original photos for. 
  • GIPHY — Create or look up GIFs

Writing and Creating Content for Social Media

Sources to Follow

Accounts to Follow on Twitter and/or Instagram

Hashtags to follow on Twitter or Instagram


Contact University Marketing

The University Marketing team is a resource if you need additional support or guidance after reviewing the resources provided.