U.S. Digital Registry for Federal Agencies
Federal agencies must:
- Register official social media accounts, mobile websites, and apps. Do not register personal, employee, or other types of accounts.
- Maintain accurate information about accounts, mobile websites, and apps.
- Annually review and update registered accounts, websites, and apps.
- Immediately archive deleted accounts
OMB Memo M-17-06
To help confirm the validity of official U.S. Government digital platforms, within 60 days of the publication date of the Memorandum, agencies must register their public-facing digital services such as social media, collaboration accounts, mobile apps and mobile websites, with the U.S. Digital Registry-- “Policies for Federal Agency Public Websites and Digital Services.” See (10. Comply with Third-Party Website and Application Requirements).