The City of Blaine began using social media in 2010, initially launching a Facebook, Twitter, and Flickr site. Blaine's social media presence has expanded to cover 4 specific departments including BlaineBizMN, BlaineParksMN, BlainePoliceMN and BlaineMN, and the addition of Instagram, LinkedIn, Nextdoor and Youtube.
BlaineBizMN (Economic Development) accounts share content from the Economic Development department and tailor content to and about businesses in the city.
BlaineParksMN (Parks and Recreation) accounts share content from the Parks and Recreation department and tailor content about programs offered by the city and its partners.
BlainePoliceMN (Police) accounts share content from the Police Department and other public safety departments. Content shared focuses on public safety.
BlaineMN (Citywide) accounts share content for all city departments and including the above mentioned departments.
Other accounts included are specific park location accounts found on Facebook.