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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Creating a Social Network by Angela Crocker

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The Text Box

The text box feature is very useful for adding additional information to your social network. Text boxes can be used to publish plain text information and also to publish HTML web code with more complex information. The simple version can be used to create a box of text that includes contact details, an inspiring quote, or a mission statement. The HTML version can be used to add things such as a Facebook or Twitter widget to your community. Sites like Facebook and Twitter provide the HTML that can be copied and pasted into a text box.
This feature is useful to members wanting to share content from outside the network with fellow members. It is also helpful to administrators who can share content from the network’s outposts within ...

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