Taking advantage of social media


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Taking advantage of social media

Lots of times someone will have a great idea and build a web site and then get discouraged because no one knows it's there. These days the best way to get the word out is through social networks such as www.twitter.com and www.linkedin.com. This video shows you three ways to let your Drupal Gardens site interact with those networks. First, you'll see how to encourage people to promote your site by posting links about it to social networks. Second, you will see how to promote the fact that you have a presence on those networks, and third, you'll see how to let users create Follow me links so that they can promote their individual presences on those networks.

For some of this, you'll need to set up accounts on those target networks, such as Twitter. For this video, we will assume you've already done that. If you haven't, several lynda.com courses show you how to get started. Among them are "Twitter Essential Training," "Facebook Essential Training,&quo...

Taking advantage of social media
Video duration: 9m 33s 6h 6m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 10, 2011

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Taking advantage of social media provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal Gardens Essential Training

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Web
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Drupal Gardens
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