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

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Sharing Text

Words are the easiest thing to share on a social network. Type something up, post to the network, and the text is instantly available to network members. This may sound technically easy and straightforward, but what words do you share?
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Word use sets the tone within the social network. Is your group casual or formal? Is it an academic or technical circle where industry lingo is accepted, or is the network’s tone casual and quick? Do you want to be accessible to all with common language? Are you informal with street slang; is cursing the norm? As the host, it’s up to you to set the tone and lead by example. ...

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