Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) June 17, 2013
Today, the world’s bestselling reference series, For Dummies® announces Social Media Engagement For Dummies (Wiley, 978-1-118-53019-1, June 2013, US $24.99), a comprehensive guide that shows readers how to build and grow relationships with followers and customers, craft customized content, analyze customer responses and refocus and refresh social media campaigns accordingly.
From building trust to sparking conversation to using video and other tools, authors Aliza Sherman and Danielle Elliott Smith, help readers discover all that goes into the most important aspect of today's social marketing.
“Without genuine and meaningful engagement, any social media marketing campaign will fall flat,” said Sherman. “We’re excited to share our own experiences and numerous case studies from big and small companies to demonstrate how to use social media effectively to engage with your customers and prospects.”
"To truly engage in this space actually means you must put people first," explains Smith. "We're talking about connection, human interaction, showcasing your personality and the beauty of give and take: responding when your audience asks, wonders and comments. We're thrilled to be sharing the platforms and experiences that have created such tremendous success for so many as well as the best ways for you engage with your own communities."
Some of the topics covered in Social Media Engagement For Dummies include:
Social Media Engagement For Dummies is now available for purchase online and at retailers nationwide in both print and all e-book formats. For a full list of retailers, visit http://www.dummies.com/buy/9781118530191. For additional information about this book and related For Dummies products, visit http://www.dummies.com.
About the Authors
Aliza Sherman launched the first full-service Internet company, Cybergrrl, Inc., and the first global Internet networking organization for women, Webgrrls International. Danielle Elliott Smith is a digital correspondent, speaker, media trainer, vlogger, and brand spokesperson and is the founder of ExtraordinaryMommy.com.
About For Dummies®
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