Length: 60 minutes
Summary: Participants will learn various ways to effectively use social media site such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ while still protecting their privacy.
Description: Are you hesitant to use popular social media sites such as Facebook or Twitter or even Pinterest and share your genealogy research because of issues involving personal information and privacy? Learn how to safely navigate these sites and still get the most out of them!
Audience Level: Beginner
Requirements: Projection for laptop/netbook computer on large screen; internet connection – wired or wireless (preferred in order to show live websites and resources).
Content: 4 page handout
- Best Practices
- In-Person vs. Online
- Ways to Stay Safe
- Terms of Service and Settings
- Friends and Followers
- Games and Applications
- Pitfalls and Stuff to Avoid
- Take Action
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