What is Currents?

Currents enables organizations to connect knowledge, ideas, and people at scale. As of July 6, 2020 Currents replaces Google+. With Currents, share ideas with and gather input through meaningful, focused discussions on topics that matter.

Key Features:

  • Streams

    • The home stream is ranked by relevance to each user

  • Tags

    • Follow topic hashtags

  • Create private, external communities to interact with people outside the State

Currents vs. Google+

Google +

  • +1 to like a post or comment

  • Join a Community to share topical information

  • Communicate only with those who are within the domain


  • 👍 to like a post or comment

  • Engage by following and posting to a Stream

  • Engage with people outside the State!

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