Social Networking Technology & Security for Users
|Number of Courses||2 Courses, 3 Units|
|Certificate/Diploma||Yes with Final Score|
A social networking service is an online service used to build networks of people often with a common interest or goal. The networks reflect networks of people in the real world. Typically each user has a representation in the form of a profile, and the service allows interaction in the form of messaging, and typically some way to share events, activities, and content, possibly in the form of digital photos, videos or web links. The big international social network providers are Facebook for personal networking, Twitter, which is described as a micro-blogging service and which allows users to broadcast 140 character messages, and LinkedIn, which is used for professional networking.
A foundational understanding of social networking, its uses and how its benefits mesh with your business is becoming increasingly important. This course will focus on introducing and using social media services in a business context. You’ll learn its benefits, how to use these services in a professional manner, and what potential issues can arise from usage in the workplace. you will learn about popular social media services and what they have to offer from a business context. You will also learn about defining a strategy and managing a social media presence.
Social Networking Technology and Security Fundamentals
Social Networking for Users
Getting the Most from Social Networking
Services, Strategy, and Management