How to Announce a Death on Social Media (With Infographic)

Things to consider before posting about a death on Facebook or Twitter

Remember to leave time and space for those closest to the deceased person to learn of the death, and process the initial shock. (BeyondTheDash.com)

NOTIFY CLOSE LOVED ONES IN PERSON

TIMING MATTERS

SOFTEN THE BLOW

CONSIDER THE DECEASED PERSON’S ONLINE PRESENCE

POSTING ON FACEBOOK OR TWITTER

ANNOUNCING A DEATH WITH A DIGITAL OBITUARY

A MODERN TRADITION

TREAT EACH SITUATION INDIVIDUALLY

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