Equipped with a computer and Internet connection, you can stay in touch with friends and family across the globe, and rediscover old acquaintances. Social Networking for the Older and Wiser gently guides you into the world of online clubs, alumni and interest groups, and offers friendly advice to help you get up and running online.
This book is packed with step-by-step instructions on how to use Friends Reunited, Facebook, Twitter, Saga Zone, and other social networks to:
- Create an account on your chosen social network
- Reconnect and stay-in-touch with old friends
- Find others who share your interests and hobbies
- Share messages and photos
- Create your own social groups and clubs online
No prior knowledge is needed. Social Networking for the Older and Wiser starts with the basics before moving onto intermediate topics. Throughout, the book highlights ways to protect your privacy and keep your details secure.
So what are you waiting for? Join in on the social networking phenomenon that is sweeping the nation and reconnect with your friends today!
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