Join Richard Harrington for an in-depth discussion in this video Trends in Internet use, part of Social Media for Photo and Video Pros.
Before we get into social media, I would like to give you an overview of the state of the Internet.…Now this is important discussion, because I want you to realize just how big the Internet has become.…As video professionals, you think about TV, or maybe Hollywood. …If you work in photography, it's all about getting published, that magazine cover.…Well, these days the Internet often matters a whole lot more.…Everybody these days can get online.…Now I say everybody, but it's really just about nearly everybody. Here is how it breaks down.…
These are statistics from the year 2012, and what you will notice is a distinct trend.…We are at a point right now where almost 90% of folks can get online, we saw a little dip…there during the recession, but between work, school, and home 90% of all Americans can get online.…Now these trends actually go up in some parts of the world and down in others and we will…take a look at that in a second.…Another thing to realize is that people have High Speed Access, in the old days we used…
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- What is social media and why should I use it?
- Cutting through the hype
- Understanding trends in Internet usage
- Showing a genuine you
- Knowing what to post and how often to post
- Scheduling posts
- Protecting your reputation