<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Facebook for Dummies: Fifth Edition (Abram (Carolyn)) - Theo Todman's Book Collection (Book-Paper Abstracts)</title> <link href="../../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../../TT_ICO.png" /> </head> <a name="Top"></a> <BODY> <div id="header"> <HR><H1>Theo Todman's Book Collection (Book-Paper Abstracts)</H1></div> <hr><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950><tr><td colspan =2><A HREF = "../BookSummary_6353.htm">Facebook for Dummies: Fifth Edition</A></td></tr><tr><td colspan =2><A HREF = "../../../Authors/A/Author_Abram (Carolyn).htm">Abram (Carolyn)</a></td></tr><tr><td colspan =2>This Page provides (where held) the <b>Abstract</b> of the above <b>Book</b> and those of all the <b>Papers</b> contained in it.</td></tr><tr><td><A HREF="#ColourConventions">Text Colour-Conventions</a></td><td><A HREF = "../BooksToNotes_6353.htm">Notes Citing this Book</A></td></tr></tr></TABLE></CENTER><hr> <P ALIGN = "Justify"><FONT Size = 2 FACE="Arial"><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><B>BOOK ABSTRACT: </B><BR><BR><U>Amazon Book Description</U><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>Facebook is constantly changing and evolving, replacing old features and introducing new ones. And while it can difficult to keep up with everything that it has to offer, its ever-changing features allow you to jump in and get started at any time! </li><li>This edition of the popular <em>For Dummies</em> guide to Facebook covers the latest updates and guides new users into the Facebook experience quickly and easily. It explores the new look for photos and videos, the updated features in messaging service, expanded options for Timeline user profile, updates to popular Facebook apps, and much more. </li><li><ul type="disc"><li>Covers Facebook2 s relaunched mobile application and integration with Windows 8</li><li>Offers a straightforward approach to demystifying Facebook for newbies</li><li>Features expanded updates on the photo/video sharing services, timeline profile, and more</li><li>Updates all the changes to existing Facebook apps that are used by millions of people every day</li><li>Helps Facebook newcomers get up to speed and use the site safely and confidently </li></ul></li></ol></FONT><BR><U>Back Cover Blurb</U><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>Learn to: <ul type="disc"><li>Open your account and establish your Timeline</li><li>Manage privacy settings to control who sees your information<BR>Upload photos, create albums, and share pictures with your friends</li><li>Use Facebook Mobile apps to stay connected </li></ul></li><li>Learn to use Facebook to plan events, connect with friends, share photos, and more</li><li>If you2 ve been surviving without Facebook up to now, you won2 t believe what you2 ve been missing! This guide makes it easy to get set up, create your Facebook Timeline, keep your information safe, find friends, create groups, play games, share photos and videos, and stay connected, even from your mobile devices. Get in touch and stay in touch! <ul type="disc"><li>Introduce yourself sign up for an account, understand the rules, and see what should go on your Timeline</li><li>You get to choose review the privacy settings and decide who you want to see your posts and personal information</li><li>Find your friends send and accept friend requests and use Friend Finder and Graph Search</li><li>In the news learn how News Feed works, how to use the ticker, and how to comment and like pages and posts</li><li>Group dynamics create groups built around a shared interest or activity</li><li>Look at this upload photos and videos to Facebook, create albums, edit and tag photos, and set special privacy controls</li><li>Fan the excitement create community pages and fan pages to promote a cause, event, or organization</li><li>Take it along download and use Facebook2 s mobile apps </li></ul></li><li>Open the book and find: <ul type="disc"><li>Things you can and can2 t do on Facebook</li><li>Timeline tips</li><li>Ways to use Facebook Messages</li><li>Advice on using Photosync</li><li>All about creating and managing events</li><li>What you can do with a Facebook Page</li><li>Great games to enjoy</li><li>Important advice for parents </li></ul></li><li><b>Carolyn Abram</b>: began working for Facebook when it was still merely a playground for college students and remained there throughout the company2 s largest period of growth. She has been the author or coauthor of all editions of <em>Facebook For Dummies</em>, and her first fiction work will be published in 2013. </li></ol></FONT><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR><B>BOOK COMMENT: </B><BR><BR>John Wiley & Sons; 5th Edition edition (30 Aug. 2013)</P> <a name="ColourConventions"></a><hr><br><B><U>Text Colour Conventions</U> (see <A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</B><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> </center> <BR><HR><BR><center> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-02T05:15" pubdate>02/08/2018 05:15:29</time> <br><A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A> </TD></TR><TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>