Social Media can help elect a U.S. President, transform the way we educate ourselves and drum up support for disaster relief. What lies beneath the two ominous buzzwords is not some secret game-changing technology but rather a new approach at forming relationships with your audience in real-time. Discover the power of online influence many already rely on.
Social Media for WordPress: A Quicker Way to Build Communities, Engage Members and Promote Your Site is a practical how-to guide on implementing social media marketing techniques to improve user retention and initiate engaging conversations. You'll learn how to leverage third-party services like Twitter, Yahoo! Pipes and Google Analytics as well as popular WordPress extensions like FeedWordPress, bbPress and BuddyPress.
This book introduces you to the powerful combination of WordPress and social media through a variety of plugins and free third-party services.
You'll learn how to create your own social network, utilize forums and rewards to stimulate interest. You'll also learn how to automate many marketing activities, so you can spend more time connecting with your audience.
Comprised of easy-to-follow tutorials and supplemental website, you'll understand how to implement social media strategies.
Fast paced, quick to read, impossible to put down, this book is a complete plan for social engagement on the web.
Who this book is for
You've heard plenty of social media success stories. You know your WordPress site inside and out, but you want help. Stop right now and pick up a copy of this book.