United Kingdom

The UK Government was one of the first to embrace social media and has led the way by launching many digital strategies for its departments by taking a ‘digital by default’ approach. The Twitter account of N°10 @DowningStreet was set up under Gordon Brown in March 2008. When David Cameron came into office in May 2010 the account was renamed to @Number10gov.

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