AARP Facebook: Tech to Connect
AARP Facebook: Tech to Connect is packed with examples and guidance to familiarize you with Facebook and all it has to offer. People over 55 are among Facebook's fastest-growing user segment, with well over six million users, and this guide shares the insights of many 50+ users. It covers signing up, creating a profile, adding friends, posting status updates, chatting online, uploading photos and video, creating events, joining groups, and much more.
- Covers creating and tweaking a profile, finding and adding friends, creating events and groups, subscribing to news feeds, creating status updates, and sending messages to friends
- Explains how to become a fan, play social games, add and manage applications, post notes, share links, add and tag photos, and adjust privacy options
- Features task-oriented tutorials arranged in such a way to make it easy to find material and achieve success
You might as well face it. You'll love Facebook, and this guide is filled with the essentials you need to enrich your experience and have some Facebook fun.
Chapter 1: Signing Up and Starting Up on Facebook 7
Chapter 2: Finding and Making Friends: Old and New 27
Chapter 3: Friendly Interactions 41
Chapter 4: Adding Photos and Videos to Your Timeline 55
Chapter 5: Fine-Tuning: Account and Privacy Settings 85
Chapter 6: Facebook Timeline — Your Virtual Scrapbook 103
Chapter 7: More Conversations via Pages and Groups 115
Chapter 8: Embracing Events, Messaging, and Birthdays 131
Chapter 9: Playing Around with Facebook Games and Apps 145