Introduction to Social Media
Updated for 2017 Have a Facebook account? What about Twitter? Whether you’ve already dipped your toes in the waters of social media or are still standing on the shore wondering what to make of it all, learning how to interact on social media platforms is crucial to surviving and thriving in this age of digital communication. In Introduction to Social Media, you’ll learn the ins and outs of such social media platforms as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, and more and how to use them for your benefit personally, academically, and, eventually, professionally. If you thought social media platforms were just a place to keep track of friends and share personal photos, this course will show you how to use these resources in much more powerful ways.
- Discover why status updates and tweets have become so popular and what they can do for you.
- Learn about the impact social media has on our society.
- Take your messages and selfies to the next level with photo-based social media sites.
- Use social media to launch a fresh image for your business and attract new customers.