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Creating an Online Presence for Your Group: Some Basic Steps
Posted on January 2, 2013 by Cat
Trying to set up an online presence for your group or organization? Here’s some basics to think about.
One: Include a blog on your website that has new content on a regular basis.
This first step is key to a better social media presence, because it influences your search engine rankings. Better search engine rankings draw more traffic to your site, as do good keywords, and if your blog features information about the group, it’s pretty much guaranteed to have the appropriate keywords.
Establish realistic criteria for “regular”: daily? weekly? biweekly? What can you actually expect to do?
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Posted in career | Tagged blogging, facebook, online presence, pinterest, social media for writers, social networks, twitter, youtube | Leave a comment
Facebook Advertising: Is It Worthwhile for Writers?
Posted on October 27, 2012 by Cat
As you may know, the effectiveness of Facebook as a social media platform has recently changed for those of us who don’t usually pay for it but maintain a social media presence in order to publicize ourselves. It’s hard to find a good overview of what’s happened, but it boils down to several things.
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Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged delicious, facebook, facebook fanpage, facebook promotion, google+, online presence for writers, reach generator, social media for writers, stumbleupon, tumblr, twitter | 1 Comment
Social Networking: How Much Is Not Enough?
Posted on January 31, 2012 by Cat
So one of my resolutions, post-Confusion, was to be better about social networking and spreading word of my projects. Towards that end I’ve been posting scraps of the WIP on a daily basis (and plan to do so until it’s … Continue reading →
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Links From Blogging 101 Class – Facebook and Twitter Resources
Posted on July 31, 2011 by Cat
More links from the Blogging 101 class, this time dealing with Facebook and Twitter. Continue reading →
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Links from Blogging 101 Class – General Social Media Links
Posted on July 30, 2011 by Cat
As part of the Blogging 101 class I just finished up teaching for Bellevue College, I organized a bunch of my links into a handout. Here is the General Social Media Resources section. Continue reading →
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