Book of the Week: Rough Guide to MySpace
Seeing that we all live in a cyberworld, we thought this book appropriate to start with. Review courtesy of Exclusive Books.
Book: The Rough Guide to MySpace and Online Communities
Author: Peter Buckley
Our price: R145.00
Availability: Approx. 10 - 15 Working days
Publication Date: 02 November 2006
Publisher: Rough Guides Ltd
Country of publication: UK
Get beneath the hype to discover how to make the most of MySpace, Bebo, Friendster and other online communities.
From Internet connection requirements and common misconceptions to the history of the site and it’s future in cyberspace, this is all you need. The guide looks at MySpace basics such as getting started and creating an account to making it your own by customising your profile. MySpace blogs, vlogs and podcasts are each looked at in detail, from finding and writing them to creating your own band sites and adding your favourite music to your personal space.
Discover how to create and edit your own movie, take part in filmmaker forums and learn how to play it safe on the site, from blocking unwanted users to identity theft. The final chapter looks at the best and the worst of MySpace with details of websites and resources that will make you a true MySpace expert. What are you waiting for, it’s time to make your own space online.