Social Media Techniques You Can Begin Using Tonight Cindy Royal, Ph.D Associate Professor Texas State University School of Journalism and Mass Communication [email_address] www.cindyroyal.com www.onthatnote.com tech.cindyroyal.net twitter.com/cindyroyal facebook.com/cindyroyal slideshare.net/clroyal
But remember, any friend can be a potential career contact
Friend faculty and professional contacts, as long as you keep your Facebook activities professional and above board. Use privacy settings and friends lists carefully. As an alternate, subscribe to people, allow them to subscribe to you
Get a custom url for your Facebook profile - facebook.com/username
Start a Facebook Group or Page for your interest. This allows you to communicate with others who share the same interest.
A Facebook Group is a listing of friends on a separate page, provides its own Wall, discussion, profile
A Facebook Page allows users to become Fans. People will want to associate their interests with you
Any time you have new content for your blog, post to Facebook