Thursday, September 10, 2009

Facebook, Twitter and other Social Media Classes at HoCo Library

Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Flickr, FriendFeed ... learn about these various social media tools at the Howard County Library this Fall.

Tweet, Tweet: All a Twitter About Twitter – Learn what Twitter is, how you can use it and how to follow someone. Discover several other social web applications that tie into Twitter.
Wednesday, September 23; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)

Facebook 101 – Introduction to this social networking site, including how to set up an account (Must have a valid email address.) Wednesday, September 30; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)
Facebook 102 – Learn more specifics about uploading photos, applications, privacy settings (Must have a valid email address.) Wednesday, October 7; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)

Flickr 101 – Learn how to use this popular photo-sharing site, as well as basic photography tips. (Must have a Yahoo account to attend class.) Thursday, October 15; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)
Flickr 102 – Learn how to use this popular photo-sharing site, as well as advanced photography tips. (Must have a Yahoo account to attend class.) Tuesday, October 27; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)

Social Web – Introduction to the world of the social web with demos of Twitter, Flickr, YouTube, Friendfeed, LinkedIn, and Facebook. Wednesday, October 28; 7:00 pm (Glenwood branch)

YouTube – Introduction and tour of the site. Thursday, October 29; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)
YouTube II - Hands-on class where you will earn how to upload your videos. (Must bring a short video, up to three minutes, on USB drive to upload in class.) Thursday, November 12; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)

LinkedIn – Learn about the social networking site LinkedIn and how you can use it professionally. Tuesday, November 17; 7:00 pm (Miller branch)

There's more info from the Howard County website.

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