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Facebook for Seniors

By Carole Boggs Matthews

Step-by-Step, Full-Color Graphics!


Start using Facebook right away—the QuickSteps way. In Facebook for Seniors QuickSteps, color photos and screenshots with clear instructions show you how to enjoy the benefits of the world’s most popular social networking site. Written by a senior for seniors, this easy-to-follow guide shows you how to create your Facebook account, control privacy settings, find and manage friends, and share posts, links, and videos. You’ll also learn how to use Facebook email and the Facebook Mobile App, create and join groups, use Facebook apps and games, and secure your account. Stay connected with family and friends using Facebook and this practical, hands-on resource.


Use these handy guideposts:


  • Shortcuts for accomplishing common tasks
  • Personal insights from other seniors
  • Need-to-know facts in concise narrative
  • Helpful reminders or alternate ways of doing things
  • Bonus information related to the topic being covered
  • Errors and pitfalls to avoid

The unique, landscape-oriented layout of the QuickSteps series mimics your computer screen, displays graphics and explanations side by side, and lays flat so you can easily refer to the book while working on your computer.

Format

Book

Availability

1 available at Main (Downtown)
  • 004.678 Mat, Nonfiction

ISBN

9780071772655


Format: Book
Author: Matthews, Carole Boggs
Summary: Start using Facebook right away the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions show you how to enjoy the benefits of the world's most popular social networking site. Written by a senior for seniors, this easy-to-follow guide shows you how to create your Facebook account, control privacy settings, find and manage friends, and share posts, links, and videos. You'll also learn how to use Facebook email and the Facebook Mobile App, create and join groups, use Facebook apps and games, and secure your account. Stay connected with family and friends using Facebook and this practical, hands-on resource.--P. [4] of cover.
Title: Facebook for seniors / Carole Boggs Matthews.
Publisher Date: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2013.
Subject: Facebook (Electronic resource) Computers and older people Internet and older people Online social networks Social media Older people
Isbn: 9780071772655 (pbk.) 0071772650 (pbk.)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 4
Call Number: 004.678 Mat
Oclc: 814389820
Upc:
Bib Id: 373073

Format: Book
Author: Matthews, Carole Boggs
Summary: Start using Facebook right away the QuickSteps way. Color photos and screenshots with clear instructions show you how to enjoy the benefits of the world's most popular social networking site. Written by a senior for seniors, this easy-to-follow guide shows you how to create your Facebook account, control privacy settings, find and manage friends, and share posts, links, and videos. You'll also learn how to use Facebook email and the Facebook Mobile App, create and join groups, use Facebook apps and games, and secure your account. Stay connected with family and friends using Facebook and this practical, hands-on resource.--P. [4] of cover.
Title: Facebook for seniors / Carole Boggs Matthews.
Publisher, Date: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2013.
Description: xviii, 237 p. : col. ill. ; 20 x 26 cm.
Series: QuickSteps
Series: QuickSteps
Subjects: Facebook (Electronic resource)
Subjects: Computers and older people
Subjects: Internet and older people
Subjects: Online social networks
Subjects: Social media
Subjects: Older people
Notes: "Full color"--Cover.
Notes: "Larger print, fast reference"--Cover.
Notes: Includes index.
Contents: Stepping into Facebook -- Customizing your Facebook site -- Managing your friends -- Socializing with friends -- Communicating using email and a mobile device -- Adding photos and videos -- Administering and participating in a group -- Using Facebook apps and games -- Creating pages and Facebook ads -- Assuring your security and getting help.
LCCN: 2012040181
ISBN: 9780071772655 (pbk.)
ISBN: 0071772650 (pbk.)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 4
Call Number: 004.678 Mat