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Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets epub

by Pete Cashmore,Paul McFedries


Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets epub

ISBN: 0470529695

ISBN13: 978-0470529690

Author: Pete Cashmore,Paul McFedries

Category: Technology

Subcategory: Networking & Cloud Computing

Language: English

Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (May 11, 2009)

Pages: 272 pages

ePUB book: 1468 kb

FB2 book: 1767 kb

Rating: 4.5

Votes: 252

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Paul McFedries has put together a Newbie Guide with and for all types of Twitter Starters, etc!!!.

Paul McFedries has put together a Newbie Guide with and for all types of Twitter Starters, etc!!!. A great investment/purchase that will get you started and help you determine your next Twitter steps!!!. Nothing To It But To Get One!!!.

Written by Paul McFedries, mcf and spy with a forward by Mashable CEO Pete Cashmore, able. You can apply the tips and tricks found in this book and discover why Twitter is so hot. Company Overview pening beyond your doorstep, then this full color, 288 page book is for yo. Social networking is expanding and becoming more and more integrated into people’s daily lives; this book explores all the features of Twitter so that you can join the conversation and discover what all the buzz is about.

Twitter is a wonderful tool isn't it? To make this more interesting, I will offer news and info.

The book starts with four chapters on the basics of using twitter: signing up, customizing your profile, sending updates, and following others.

Covers Twitter terminology. Paul McFedries is a technical writer who has been authoring computer books since 1991. Издание: иллюстрированное. Provides useful tips and tricks for expanding Twitter's usefulness through third-party applications. Отзывы - Написать отзыв.

John Wiley & Sons. Author: McFedries, Paul. Publication Year: 2009-05-08.

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A full-color, portable guide to getting all the fun and productivity from Twitter

Twitter is hot! It's used by everyone from teens keeping up with their friends to fundraising charities and organizations responding to natural disasters; even President Obama tweets. Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets gets you in on the fun, taking you all the way from setting up an account to incorporating cool third-party applications.

Defined as microblogging, Twitter allows you to be as active or passive as you choose in keeping up with the conversation. Limited to 140 characters per comment, or "tweet", it's designed for here-and-now communication. This handy guide gives you everything you need to know.

Guides you through setting up an account and following Twitter rules Explains how to tweet from mobile devices Shows how to add Twitter to a blog or to other social networking sites such as Facebook Offers ideas for using Twitter in business as well as for personal contacts Covers Twitter terminology Provides useful tips and tricks for expanding Twitter's usefulness through third-party applications

Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets explores all the features of Twitter, so you can join the conversation and discover what all the buzz is about.

My teenage daughters talked me into signing up for Twitter. I had no idea what I was getting into. But I had found a few old school friends and work colleagues on Facebook, so I thought: Why not?

When I started getting emails from perfect strangers saying they were "following" me on Twitter, I thought perhaps I should find out what this phenomenon was really all about. So I ordered this book.

The book is well-written, and keeps within the parameters of knowledge which would belong to the average computer-savvy person (i.e. someone who can use a computer to surf for pleasure, word process, send email and do their office job.) It explained the reasoning behind Twitter, which is to keep up with friends and their lives in short bursts (bytes, really) of frequent information. The book also explains how to use shortcuts and extra features to enhance one's Twitter experience.

What the book did for me, admirably, is convince me that Twitter is a complete waste of time. I am already inundated with information which I feel I must assimilate to stay current in this fast-paced world. Twitter is an electronic pastime which I can safely do without. This book helped me decide that, and I think it did a good job of it.

You might come to the opposite conclusion after reading this book. It's an excellent resource, no matter what you decide.

Highly recommended.
This book is excellent for the way it explains step by step every aspect of setting up your user profile and using twitter. It also shows the reader how to get the most out of their experience on twitter by using 3rd party twitter applications. The author takes you all the way from setting up your profile step by step, to sending tweets, replying to tweet, searching twitter for subjects you are interested in and who to follow.

He also goes into more advanced topics like displaying your twitter feed on your blog, web site, facebook, or LinkedIn profile. He explores how hash tags are used on twitter. You will learn how to set up twitter on your phone to tweet on the go. He covers all the basics like retweets, geo-tagging, and how to share links, videos, and pictures through your tweets.

The amount of information he gives about all the available web sites that you can connect with through your twitter account and use to amplify your twitter experience is very useful. The book is very much a step by step technical guide, with half the pages walking you through how to do something with twitter. The book is an easy read and is but together and organized well with colorful screen shots above instructions.

This book is excellent for beginners and those interested in third party applications and how to use them. I wish the author would have went more in depth on how to get followers and the art of tweeting, however it is a great edition to your twitter library.
>>>..."Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets" is an Exceptional ToolBox of Twitter Knowledge & Information in 9 Chapters, 265+ pages that will assist the Twitter new, novice & re-fresh users from A to Z!!!...It Combines both words & pictures, etc. that build & blend with each other for all types of Twitter user's advantage!Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets
>>>...Renown Writer & Technical Author, etc. Paul McFedries has put together a Newbie Guide with and for all types of Twitter Starters, etc!!!.>.Also, Included is a Foreword from Pete Cashmore, CEO and founder of Mashable.com
>>>..."Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets".>>>. A great investment/purchase that will get you started and help you determine your next Twitter steps!!!.>.Nothing To It But To Get One!!!.>.NOW / TODAY.>.Carpe Diem-Seize The Day!!!...Michael.
OK, I'm using this book at present to further my research into Twitter tweets. I've been an affiliate marketer, I guess, since I discovered Amazon's Associate program circa 1999. I was self-publishing books at the time, had run across Amazon's Advantage program in 1998, and was generally exploring anything Amazon had to offer because I had been stuck overseas for way too long and was feeling left out in the cold--with not much for "writer support infrastructure" (even the libraries were substandard, American military bookstores were worse). I saw Amazon as my savior--for a bookworm with not enough books, they were--and with other things as well, as I also was seeking what I termed at the time "100% book distribution" (a number of my self-published books in every appropriate physical world bookstore). That being said (I realize that was mouthful), over the years, I've had varying degrees of success with affiliate marketing, namely in areas of understanding how the various processes are designed to work (both from a Web 2.0 Freelance Advertising Copywriter perspective, and from the angle of a large online business entity). To cut to the chase, if you're going to make money from affiliate marketing, people have to click on your links, and Twitter recently (last few months) caused my current affiliate marketing to increase by what appears to be around a thousand percent--essentially overnight--although I am now being told that many of the clicks may be the product of automated click-thrus. In other words, people aren't actually clicking on my Amazon Associate hyperlinks. What, me worry? Who would want to throw away a huge increase in click-through traffic, regardless of from where it originates? Thus, this blog page is about my reading, perusal, highlighting, tabbing and general review of Twitter Tips, Tricks, and Tweets by Paul McFedries. I'm on page 32 right now, and as is my usual, I had been tweeting for months, not in a terribly organized manner to see if I could figure out things on my own and this book is now shining a flashlight on areas I should have been concentrating on. I've bought many books on tweeting; this is the best and most informative so far--a great instruction manual, if you will--as it points out that I was tweeting incorrectly. I've been a writer for a great many years, have edited much of my own work and that of other writers. 140 characters, 140 shmaracters. How hard could that be? Not hard at all. If you're a wordsmith, it's fun to chop the heck out of sentences. And the book notes that I was lacking in administrative areas: I wasn't linking to interesting web sites (I was just tweeting concerning my own writing; whereas, I should have been covering mine and others). I wasn't joining conversations, nor tweeting directly to other people. Buncha other stuff. I didn't know how to query cool databases such as the Internet Movie Database (I do a lot of Web 2.0 Movie Reviews). I still don't know how to correctly query them, but I'm in test mode, and should be able to figure it out (I didn't even know such a thing existed via Twitter until I bought the book). I didn't know how to use hashtags (page 127). That's the short list. I'm still reading, highlighting and taking notes ... SK