The Internet For Dummies, 13th Edition
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: October 2011
Pages: 408

Stop missing out! It's time to discover all the Internet has to offer — let's get started!

The Internet is an essential part of life for millions. Are you ready to join them? Let this book be your guide — it's been giving new Internet users confidence for 18 years! You'll learn how to get online and find things on the web, download music and movies, shop, exchange e-mail, bank and pay bills, join Facebook and Twitter, and much more.

  • Meet the Internet — see what it is, interpret the lingo, and learn all about security and privacy issues

  • Climb aboard — move step by step through picking an Internet provider and getting your computer online

  • Ready, set, browse — use your browser to find your way around the web

  • Communicate — exchange e-mail and instant messages, use Internet-based video conferencing, and chat

  • Make friends — get started with Facebook and Twitter and know how to safeguard your information

  • Entertain yourself — enjoy videos and music, shop for anything you want, pay your bills, and manage your investments — all online

  • Watch out — sidestep online hazards such as spam, spyware, and viruses

  • Publish — start a blog to share your views, or post photos and videos online

Open the book and find:

  • What parents should know to keep kids safe

  • Where to find online games

  • Why you should consider using Firefox or Chrome

  • How to set up a home network

  • Cool things you can find and do online

  • Secrets for filtering spam outof your e-mail

  • Twitter tips

  • Advice on using Facebook privacy options

Learn to:

  • Pick the web browser that works best for you

  • Set up e-mail and find anything with a web search

  • Take advantage of Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites

  • Stream media on your PC or mobile device

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