Facebook alone has over 1.44 billion active users every month, many of which are from the military community. Unlike 5 years ago, more people from the military workforce are now active on social networking sites including military leaders. And in order to help them use social media optimally, here are 5 useful tips. First, protect your brand. Choose carefully what you post on social media because one inappropriate post might reflect a bad image of the military to the general public. Second, choose friends wisely. For your own protection, it might be better not to add people randomly. To view the rest of the tips, check out dvids.