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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Introduction

    1. How Facebook Works

    2. What You Can Do on Facebook

    3. About This Book

    4. Safari® Books Online

  2. Chapter 2 Getting Started

    1. Signing Up for an Account

    2. Step 1: Finding Your Friends on Facebook

    3. Step 2: Creating Your Profile

    4. Step 3: Adding a Picture of Yourself

    5. Confirming Your Facebook Registration

    6. Viewing Your Profile

    7. Viewing Your Facebook Home Page

    8. Changing Account Info

  3. Chapter 3 Joining a Network

    1. How Networks Work

    2. Viewing the Networks You’re Already On

    3. Joining a Network

    4. Leaving a Network

    5. Suggesting a New Network

  4. Chapter 4 Finding and Adding Friends

    1. How Facebook Friends Work

    2. Finding Friends

    3. Inviting People to Be Your Friend

    4. Responding to Friend Requests

    5. Viewing Your Friends

    6. Organizing Your Friends

    7. Breaking Up: Unfriending Friends

  5. Chapter 5 Sending Messages to Friends

    1. Sending Messages

    2. Receiving Messages

    3. Chatting

    4. Poking

    5. Writing on Walls

  6. Chapter 6 Exchanging Automatic Updates

    1. Types of Updates

    2. News Feeds: What Others Are Doing

    3. Mini Feeds: What You’re Doing

    4. Facebook Notifications

    5. Subscriptions

    6. Creating Notes (Blogs)

  7. Chapter 7 Participating in Groups

    1. What’s a Group?

    2. Joining a New Group

    3. Participating in New Groups

    4. Creating a New Group

    5. Finding, Joining, and Participating in Old Groups

  8. Chapter 8 Facebook and the Real World: In-Person Events

    1. Types of Events

    2. Finding Public Events

    3. RSVPing to an Event

    4. Creating Your Own Events

  9. Chapter 9 Going Shopping

    1. The Marketplace Application

    2. Finding and Viewing Marketplace

    3. Placing an Ad

    4. Finding Stuff

    5. Answering an Ad

  10. Chapter 10 Hiring and Getting Hired

    1. Recruiting New Hires

    2. Vetting Prospects

    3. Looking for a Job

  11. Chapter 11 Collaborating on Projects via Facebook

    1. Keeping in Touch

    2. Exchanging Files

    3. Keeping Up-to-Date with Notifications

  12. Chapter 12 Advertising on Facebook

    1. Facebook Pages: Profiles for Bands, Brands, and More

    2. Social Ads (Targeted Announcements)

    3. Connect Facebook to Your Website with Widgets

    4. High-Dollar Options

  13. Chapter 13 Customizing Facebook and Adding Apps

    1. Modifying Your Home Page and Profile

    2. Facebook Applications: An Overview

    3. Facebook Games

  14. Chapter 14 Playing It Safe: Facebook Privacy

    1. Privacy and Facebook: An Overview

    2. Deciding How Much to Share

    3. Controlling Access to Your Account

    4. Adjusting Your Privacy Settings

    5. Fighting Back

  15. Chapter 15 Facebook Mobile

    1. How Facebook Mobile Works

    2. Setting Up Facebook Mobile

    3. Using Facebook Mobile

    4. Checking In with Places

  1. Appendix Getting Help

    1. Facebook Help

    2. Getting Help from Other Facebook Members

    3. Contacting Facebook

    4. Useful Facebook-Related Websites