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Facebook Essentials (Video Training), 3rd Edition

Facebook Essentials (Video Training), 3rd Edition

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Lesson 1

Getting to Know Facebook and Social Networking, Downloadable version, 3rd Edition

What is social networking -- and what is Facebook? More important, why would you want to use it? Michael Miller tells you what Facebook is and what it does, as well as how people use the Facebook site to connect with friends, family, and colleagues. It's all about social networking -- and sharing your life with others.


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Duration: 00:10:44  File Size: 19 MB

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Lesson 2

Navigating the Facebook Site, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

What is where on Facebook? In this video lesson, Michael Miller takes you on a tour of the Facebook site, including how to use the Facebook navigation bar, news feed, and ticker.

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Duration: 00:10:39  File Size: 33 MB

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Lesson 3

Getting to Know Facebook's Mobile App, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Half of all users check into Facebook from their iPhones and other mobile devices. In this lesson, author Michael Miller shows you how the Facebook iPhone app works, and how you can use it to keep track of all your friends’ Facebook activity.

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Duration: 00:13:18  File Size: 25 MB

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Lesson 4

Getting to Know -- and Personalizing -- Your Timeline, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Your Timeline page is your public home on the Facebook site, and Facebook displays your entire life (that it does about) on this page. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you what’s presented on your Timeline, and how to personalize it -- including how to change your profile picture, how to add an image cover at the top, how to feature favorite stories, how to delete unwanted items, and how to determine what information specific visitors see.

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Duration: 00:15:31  File Size: 57 MB

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Lesson 5

Finding Friends, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

The people you connect with on Facebook are dubbed "friends," and the more people you add to your friends list, the more connected you are. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you the many ways to find new friends on the Facebook site -- from scouring your email and IM contacts, to discovering people you went to school or worked with, to searching for specific people by name or email address.

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Duration: 00:04:29  File Size: 14 MB

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Lesson 6

Interacting with Your Friends via the News Feed, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook is all about sharing experiences, and you find out what your friends are up to from their posts to your own personal News Feed. In this video lesson, Michael Miller examines the various types of posts found in a typical News Feed — including text posts, photo posts, and posts with links to other websites.  You also learn how to “like” and comment on your friends’ posts.

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Duration: 00:06:19  File Size: 19 MB

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Lesson 7

Visiting Your Friends' Timeline Pages, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

When you want to find out more about your Facebook friends, visit their Timeline pages.  In this video lesson, Michael Miller walks you through a typical Timeline -- and the interesting information displayed there.

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Duration: 00:06:49  File Size: 34 MB

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Lesson 8

Visiting Your Friends' Photos and Videos, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook is the Internet’s largest photo sharing site; people use Facebook to share millions of photos and home videos with their friends every day. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to find and view your friend’s personal photos and home movies.

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Duration: 00:07:13  File Size: 36 MB

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Lesson 9

Updating Your Status, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook is all about letting people know what you're doing -- which you do by making status updates. This video lesson shows you how to make status updates, how to attach photos and links to your updates, and how to display your updates only to selected friends.

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Duration: 00:07:45  File Size: 20 MB

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Lesson 10

Posting from Facebook's Mobile App, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

When you’re on the go, you can still post to Facebook. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to use Facebook’s iPhone app to post status updates and photos, and to check in with your current location.

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Duration: 00:07:56  File Size: 14 MB

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Lesson 11

Organizing Your Friends into Lists, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

The more Facebook friends you have, the more difficult it is to keep track of them. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to create topic-specific friends lists, and use those lists to determine who can read your status updates and other personal information.

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Duration: 00:05:09  File Size: 15 MB

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Lesson 12

Sending and Receiving Private Messages, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook may be a site devoted to public social networking, but it also offers its own private messaging system for members. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to send and receive private messages to and from other members -- and how to attach photos and other files to those messages.

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Duration: 00:05:40  File Size: 14 MB

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Lesson 13

Chatting in Real Time -- via Text and Video, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

In addition to its public status updates, Facebook also includes a real-time instant messaging system, as well as live video messaging. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to chat one-on-one with your friends on Facebook, or connect your webcam and conduct a live video call.

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Duration: 00:03:31  File Size: 15 MB

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Lesson 14

Uploading and Sharing Pictures and Videos, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook makes it easy to share your digital photos and home movies with friends and family. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to upload digital photos and videos from your hard drive to a Facebook photo album -- and how to share those pictures and videos with your Facebook friends.

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Duration: 00:09:47  File Size: 27 MB

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Lesson 15

Liking Facebook Pages, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook hosts special pages for your favorite musicians, actors, and celebrities -- as well as your favorite companies and products. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to follow your favorite companies and celebrities on Facebook — and keep up to date on all their activities.

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Duration: 00:06:21  File Size: 25 MB

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Lesson 16

Using Facebook Apps and Games, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook applications and games let you do more and have more fun on the Facebook site. Whether you're interested in touching up your photos with PicMonkey or playing a round of Angry Birds, there are plenty of social applications and games that might interest you. Learn more -- including how to find and use Facebook applications -- in this video lesson from author Michael Miller.

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Duration: 00:11:22  File Size: 46 MB

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Lesson 17

Managing Events, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

A Facebook event can be anything from a private doctor's appointment to a school study group meeting to a big community party. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shows you how to find and RSVP to events, as well as how to create your own events -- and invite your Facebook friends to attend.

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Duration: 00:06:58  File Size: 22 MB

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Lesson 18

Smart -- and Dumb -- Things to Do with Facebook, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook can be a fun place to connect with friends and family -- or it can be a very dangerous online neighborhood. In this video lesson, Michael Miller shares tips and advice on the smart ways to use Facebook — and the dumb things to avoid.

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Duration: 00:16:03  File Size: 27 MB

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Lesson 19

Managing Your Privacy Settings, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Facebook offers a staggering number of settings pertaining to how much of your information it shares with various entities. In this video lesson, author Michael Miller walks you through all of Facebook’s many privacy settings, and recommends how to configure them to best protect your privacy.

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Duration: 00:07:42  File Size: 23 MB

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Lesson 20

Managing Your Account Settings, Download Version, 3rd Edition

There's a lot you can personalize about Facebook. In this video lesson, Michael Miller walks you through all of Facebook's account settings and helps you make Facebook run the way you want it to run.

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Duration: 00:10:02  File Size: 21 MB

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Lesson 21

Facebook Tips and Tricks, Downloadable Version, 3rd Edition

Michael Miller ends this series of Facebook Essentials video lessons with 10 tips and tricks for getting more use out of your time on Facebook

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Duration: 00:11:34  File Size: 43 MB

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  • Copyright 2013
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Downloadable Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-7897-5155-0
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-7897-5155-3

Do you use Facebook for social networking? With more than 1 billion active users worldwide, chances are your friends and family do. It’s the way that many people today communicate and share with others.

If you’re just getting started with Facebook, it may seem a bit daunting or confusing – but it doesn’t have to be. All you need to know is how to navigate the site, how to make Facebook friends, and how to keep in touch with those friends. In other words, exactly what you’ll find in this series of videos.

Facebook Essentials, 3rd Edition, is a series of 21 video tutorials that teach you how to use and get the most out of Facebook. The videos take you from basic operation to more advanced concepts, such as friends lists, video chat, and using Facebook on your mobile device. All the videos have been updated since the previous edition to cover Facebook’s ongoing changes and additions, including new Timeline, photo sharing, and privacy features.

When you want a quick and easy – and visual – way to learn more about Facebook, turn to Facebook Essentials. These videos will teach you want you need to know and get you up and running with the Facebook social network!

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