Everything you need to know to get started with Facebook – the popular social media website.
Publication: September 2017
About the book
This essential guide for anyone who is new to Facebook is the perfect introduction to the world's largest social media site. Aimed at beginners, and with seniors firmly in mind, it covers all of Facebook's key features, including the most up-to-day additions such as being able to broadcast video via your desktop and Messenger Day. It will bear in mind components that will be useful not only in conversing with friends, but their children and grandchildren too.
Key components of the book will include finding your way around Facebook, the different components from Marketplace to Pages, accessibility, privacy and security. It will assume the reader has never been on Facebook before. At the same time, there will be elements within the book that should prove useful even for those who have been using it for a while.
About the author
David Crookes is a journalist who specialises in technology and videogames. He began his career in 1994, writing for Amstrad Action magazine and his many credits include The Independent newspaper, Computing Made Easy, Web User, Micro Mart, games™, Retro Gamer and the Guinness World Records: Gamer's Edition. In addition to his writing, he is the curator of Videogame Nation, an exhibition celebrating the rise of gaming, which tours the United Kingdom.