History of Social Networking Companies – Under 140 Characters – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube

TWITTER: While brainstorming in 2006, board members of Odeo (podcasting co.) came up with idea of sending short code SMS to communicate with group.   FACEBOOK: There’s a movie on this one! In 2004 Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg created the code for new website he called “thefacebook.com.”   LINKEDIN: A social networking platform for professionals,Continue reading “History of Social Networking Companies – Under 140 Characters – Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube”

Running an Ad on Facebook to Promote Your Book

Last week I mentioned a few ways to build your fan base on Facebook.  Another way to build your fan base is to place an ad on Facebook, if you are willing to spend money on advertising.  The advertisement can be well tied to your website, Facebook page and your blog.  Fees for ads onContinue reading “Running an Ad on Facebook to Promote Your Book”

Building a Fan Base for Your Facebook Page

Now that you have your Facebook Page set up, you need to build a fan base for your page.  Here are five things you can do right away to start increasing your Facebook fans. Share your page with your existing Facebook friends and ask them to share the page with their friends. Let your employeesContinue reading “Building a Fan Base for Your Facebook Page”