Facebook and Twitter for Seniors for Dummies

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Thorndike Press, 2011 - Computers - 400 pages
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A fun and easy social media guide for the over-55 set

People over 55 were the fastest-growing user group on Facebook in the first half of 2009, and they’re flocking to Twitter at a faster rate than their under-20 grandchildren. From basic information about establishing an Internet connection to rediscovering old friends, sharing messages and photos, and keeping in touch instantly with Twitter, this book by online expert Marsha Collier helps seniors jump right into social media. Seniors are recognizing the communication possibilities of Facebook and Twitter and are signing up in record numbers This plain-English guide explains how to get online, set up a Facebook profile, locate friends, post public and private messages, share photos, create events, follow local businesses and friends on Twitter, create a blog, play games, and more Marsha Collier explains every step with the same friendly, comfortable style that has made her "eBay For Dummies" books bestsellers

"Facebook & Twitter For Seniors For Dummies" supplies everything seniors need to function confidently on these two social media platforms.

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User Review  - Skip - Goodreads

another excellent book by Marsha - and not just for seniors. By the time you finish chapter 1, it feels like she's writing one-on-one and not a "general" book. Whenever I give local Social Media talks/workshops this is one of the books I mention as a must read! Read full review

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User Review  - Judy - Goodreads

Web sites, including social media sites, change so often that books such as these become outdated soon after they are published. The information in this particular book is still, as of March, 2013 ... Read full review

About the author (2011)

With over a million copies of her books in print, Marsha Collier is the top-selling eBay author. She also teaches at eBay University events and is an eBay PowerSeller.

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