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Author Waters, John K.

Title The everything guide to social media : all you need to know about participating in today's most popular online communities / John K. Waters ; foreword by John Lester
Published Avon, MA : Adams Media, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 285 pages)
Series Everything series
Everything series.
Contents The information superhighway becomes a two-way street -- Blogs: the voice of the people -- Twitter: the microblog with the macro impact -- It takes a village: social networks -- Facebook: the social network that ate the world -- MySpace: the social network rock star -- Friendster: the social network that started it all -- LinkedIn: the social network for professionals -- Photo sharing: a picture beats 140 characters -- Video sharing: not your father's home movies -- Social bookmarking: sharing your favorite links -- The social news: all the news you think is fit -- Opinion and reviews: would you consider this plumber? -- Wikis: getting everyone on the same page -- Wikipedia: all the world's user-generated knowledge -- Virtual worlds: a different kind of avatar -- Location sharing: the who gets a where -- Social media and education: teaching the digital natives -- Social media marketing: creating buzz with the social web -- What's next on the horizon for social media
Summary Don't know a tweet from a tweep? Here's everything you need to join the social media movement! Master the lingo, tools, and techniques you need to use all forms of social media
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-271) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Online social networks.
Social media.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1283474395
1440506329 (electronic bk.)
1440509468 (electronic bk.)
9781440506321 (electronic bk.)
9781440509469 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Guide to social media
Social media