Caroline O'Connell & Joe Wehinger Facebook Beginners

Facebook offers authors a simple yet multi-faceted platform to reach a worldwide audience and sell their books.  We’ve come a long way from the days of being dependent on a publisher for distribution and sales. Thank goodness.  It is now incumbent on authors to learn the basics of promotion and advertising.  This article covers setting up your Facebook business Page, posting content, Facebook Ads, and analytics. Click here for complete article:…

Facebook is a social media platform with over 1 billion users.  A user registers and then has the ability to connect with friends, work colleagues or make new friends, online. People with profiles list information about themselves. Whether it be where they work at, where they are studying, ages, or other personal details, many users post lots of information which is easily accessible to their friends and others. The platform…

Many people know Twitter as an app that lets users “tweet” out short messages. That’s true. Twitter is a full-fledged social media platform that lets people connect with one another, and is defined by its real-time nature. You can send out messages about events as they happen, joining in and receiving immediate feedback. Twitter offers two tools for making such connections: @mentions and hashtags. @Mentions allows you to directly tag specific users…

YouTube is a free video sharing website that makes it easy to watch online videos. Originally created in 2005, YouTube is now one of the most popular sites on the Web, with visitors watching around 6 billion hours of video every month. One reason YouTube is so popular is the sheer number of videos you can find. On average, 100 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute, so there’s always something new to find!…