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    • Social Media 101
    • Social Network
      A web-based community containing user-generated content
      Many, many networks to choose from
      Non-traditional media
      “Connecting” people all over the world
    • Benefits for SACADA
      Everyone is accessible through a social network, new social norm
      Inexpensive way to market products
      Target specific groups easily
      Resource to share/exchange education info
      Accept online donations
    • Facebookwww.facebook.com
      Profiles –personal page with personal and professional info, photos, events, applications
      Network – based on geographic location, school, company, etc.
      Friends– People you are connected to on network, they are able to view your personal profile
      Wall – Homepage of profile with comments, activity
      Applications –allow you to interact with your friends in creative ways, including games, quizzes, etc.
      Groups – create a group surrounded by a specific interest.
      Fan Pages– similar to groups, personal profile/mini-web page for a business or organization.
    • Advantages
      Growing membership, mostly college educated and internet savvy
      Essentially free marketing (self, products/services), inexpensive to drive traffic
      You can search/target by network (city, college, high school, or even company)
      Place easy to create ads, targeted to members profile info
      Connect to anyone, from anywhere around the world, accessible through mobile devices
      Add RSS feed through profile, so friends are instantly notified of updates to your blog
    • Disadvantages
      Only have full access to one network at a time
      Groups and Fan pages
      Cannot delete your account/info, only deactivate it
    • YouTube www.youtube.com
      Upload–share any video share for free, professional/user generated (WMV, .AVI, .MOV, and .MPG files)
      Browse/View- by topic, keyword, or popular videos on main page
      Communities - broken down by category
      Channel– personal profile for individual/organization
    • Advantages
      All you need is digital camera and internet connection
      Registration is not required to view videos (however needed for additional features),
      Videos can be embedded on websites (just copy and paste html code), blogs, etc
    • Disadvantages
      Videos not always safe for work or appropriate for children
      Copyright infringements
    • Twitter (www.twitter.com)
      Tweet– Microblog post of 140 characters or less (including spaces)
      Follow (er)- Receive user posts on homepage (higher number=greater influence)
      @reply– @username, reply to the mentioned user:
      “SACADA: Looking for prevention resources? Contact me.”
      “CirclesofSA: @SACADA what kind of prevention resources do you offer?”
      Retweet, RT, R/T– Reposting another user’s post, add “@” for credit:
      “CirclesofSA: RT @SACADA Very interesting link…”
      DM – Direct Message – private messages between users which other users cannot see:
      “For my direct phone line, DM me”
      Apps– Twitpic, Twirl
      Tweetup– arranging a meeting on twitter
    • search.twitter.com
      Key words: Example – Search “binge drinking”
      Results: “Username: TGIF! Time for some binge drinking.”
      #topic: Example - Search #binge drinking
      Results: “Username1: Stats on alcohol-related problems on college campuses. #binge drinking
    • Advantages
      -Connect through most mobile devices
      -Up to date info
      -Follow many high profile people
    • Disadvantages
      -Can’t edit a post, only delete
      -Following 30 or more users
      -Full time job
    • Social Networks to Explore