Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes

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Sams, 2009 - Computers - 215 pages
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A clear, super quick, easy-to-understand guide for new Facebook users

•Fast access to instructions for every common task, plus reliable, concise answers to the most widely asked questions.
•Organized into lessons that distill the most crucial information on each Facebook topic.
•Tips and cautions point out shortcuts, solutions, and help readers avoid common pitfalls. Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes offers straightforward, practical answers for fast results. By working through the 10-minute lessons, readers learn everything they need to know to quickly and easily use Facebook. Stepby- step instructions walk readers through the most common questions, issues, and tasks... 'Did You Know?' tips offer insider advice and shortcuts... 'Watch Out!' alerts help them avoid problems. Sams Teach Yourself Facebook in 10 Minutes will provide beginner and experienced users with fast at a glance tips pointing out helpful shortcuts and solutions, cautions to help avoid common Facebook pitfalls, and is written in a clear easy to understand format. Coverage includes how to create and set up personal and professional accounts (called profiles and pages), manage friend connections, communicate and share news and interests (messaging, newsfeeds, and updates features), share photos and videos and other media, guard privacy, find applications, and more. With a new site interface introduced this spring (2009), it's timelier than ever for a book that helps users unlock all the potential Facebook has to offer in its latest incarnation.

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User Review  - Fliss88 - LibraryThing

I found this book quite helpful in explaining some of the things I was using on Facebook. However, I also found that it has already been made out of date in other applications. This is no doubt the nature of the beast, that grows/develops/evolves so quickly! Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Sherry Kinkoph Gunter has written and edited oodles of books over the past 17 years covering a wide variety of computer topics, including Microsoft Office programs, digital photography, and Web applications. Her recent titles include Craigslist for Everyone, Teach Yourself VISUALLY Microsoft Office 2007, Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Bible, and Master VISUALLY Dreamweaver and Flash CS3. Sherry began writing computer books back in '92 for Macmillan, and her flexible writing style has allowed her to author for a varied assortment of imprints and formats. Sherry's ongoing quest is to aid users of all levels in the mastering of ever-changing computer technologies, helping users make sense of it all and get the most out of their machines and online experiences. Sherry currently resides in a swamp in the wilds of east central Indiana with a lovable ogre and a menagerie of interesting creatures. Sherry is also hopelessly addicted to Facebook.

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