Diving Into Social Media

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Courtesy of newpaltz.k12.ny.us

So, here it is. My first attempt at “diving in” to the blogosphere – yet one more realm of the social media world that I have yet to master, or even try.

Facebook I can handle, but I use it more for friends and fun than I do for business and learning. Now, I am ready and willing to get my feet wet (hence the “diving in”…haha!) with some of the other SM applications out there being used to network and communicate within the PR world, and beyond.

But before I drown in a sea of widgets, tweets and notifications, I’d like to first get a grasp on what social media really is and how it relates to public relations.

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