SOCIAL MEDIA: ONINE INFO & SITES

INFO ABOUT SOCIAL MEDIA

A Beginner’s Guide To Facebook: Learn The Basics Of Facebook – http://hubpages.com/hub/facebookforbeginners

BeSeen – http://www.playbeseen.com – an app to teach teens how to use social media safely.

The Facebook Guide Book – http://mashable.com/guidebook/facebook

Facebook Security – https://www.facebook.com/security

Facebook’s Help Center – http://www.facebook.com/help

Facebook’s Resources page – http://tinyurl.com/72dx3sb

Facebook Safety – http://www.facebook.com/fbsafety?ref=mf

Facebook’s Statement of Rights and Responsibilities – http://www.facebook.com/terms.php

Five Hidden Dangers of Facebook (Q&A) – http://tinyurl.com/33opyh7

Google+: The Complete Guide – http://mashable.com/2011/07/16/google-plus-guide

LinkedIn Learning Center – http://learn.linkedin.com

MySpace Guide – http://www.myspace.com/guide/newmyspace

MySpace Mashup with Facebook – http://www.myspace.com/guide/mashup

What is Social Media – http://webtrends. about.com/od/web20/a/social-media.htm

SOCIAL MEDIA SITES

See Wikipedia’s List of Social Networking Websites to the hundreds of social media sites at http://tinyurl.com/k2jhx.  Some of the specialized social media sites included are:

Flixster – http://www.flixster.com (for movie lovers)

Foursquare – https://foursquare.com (mobile social site)

Goodreads – http://www.goodreads.com  For cataloging your personal book collection, creating booklists and sharing them with like-minded readers.

LibraryThing – http://www.librarything.com (similar to the above)

LinkedIn – http://www.linkedin.com – Professional and business networking.

Ravelry – http://www.ravelry.com – For the crochet and knit community.

Shelfari – http://www.shelfari.com – Another social cataloging site.

11/2012