June 27 was the 20th observance of National HIV Testing Day a social media analytics tool you can track Twitter conversations and data, stated that the #NHTD hashtag was used more than 3,000 times in 7 days leading up to the observance. One of our Twitter followers responded to our #NHTD digital resources with this message to encourage others to get tested:
|HIV.gov @AIDSgov Jun 27TODAY is National #HIV Testing Day. Do you and your loved one know your status? https://locator.hiv.gov #NHTD|
|Erica E.Johnson @Ebonafied Jun 27@AIDSgov YES. I make it part of my yearly physical. KNOW YOUR STATUS. DO NOT put your WELL BEING IN SOME ONE ELSE HAND.|
Given the pace of social media, you may have missed some of the NHTD announcements, blogs, photos, and infographics - valuable resources to continue awareness for HIV testing. Using Storify HIV.gov has curated a snapshot various Federal and community activities across a variety of social media platforms. You can use Storify, an online tool used to curate social media content such as Twitter, photos, and videos that tell a story of how your audience is responding to a specific topic.
We invite you to browse our #NHTD Storify and let us know how you will continue the conversation on social media.