Facebook: Not just for keeping up with the family

Facebook: Not just for keeping up with the family

Contributing writer and social media intern Elizabeth Evans continues a series of posts for authors on working various social media sites and using them to promote their work. The second in the series is on the platform Facebook.

Facebook has been a part of our daily lives since 2006. Facebook is so prevalent in our society that it’s become a verb in our daily vernacular (ex “I’m Facebooking right now”). 45% of American adults said in a Pew Research survey that they get news from Facebook, with 50% of users surveyed saying they get news solely from Facebook. Read more

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#Hashtags are your friend: An Introduction to Instagram

#Hashtags are your friend

Contributing writer and social media intern Elizabeth Evans begins a series of posts for authors on working various social media sites and using them to promote their work. The first in the series is on the platform Instagram.

Instagram is a photo-based social media platform that has been around since 2010, and has undergone many changes since being purchased by Facebook in 2012. Instagram, at its heart, allows users to post pictures and videos, as well as record “Stories” and host live chats through Instagram Live. Read more

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