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There are more than thirty powerhouses involved in the social networking phenomenon sweeping the internet at the moment, with undoubtedly Facebook and Twitter leading the charge.

YOURLifeChoices shows you how to get involved.

How to use Skype

How to use Skype

Your guide on how to use Skype.

Top Stories

  1. How to review a Facebook page
  1. Facebook hashtag faux pas
  1. Understanding acronyms
  1. Find a penpal
  1. Don’t miss friends Facebook posts

Why join Twitter?

Why join Twitter?

Twitter enables users to send and read short 140-character messages called ‘tweets’.

Find free wifi wherever you are

Find free wifi wherever you are

Find free wifi both home and abroad with www.wefi.com.

Is Pinterest of interest?

Is Pinterest of interest?

Full of DIY tutorials, arts and crafts, recipes and more.

Facebook privacy update

Facebook privacy update

Are you sure that your Facebook privacy settings are configured correctly?

Resources

Starting out on social media

With which social media websites should you sign up?

Which should you use?

Understanding acronyms

Drew shares commonly used text chat acronyms and what they mean.

FYI

Unfriend notifications on Facebook

Get notifications via email every time someone unfriends you on Facebook.

Track who unfriends you

News

Keep your Facebook account secure

Follow our helpful hints on how to keep your Facebook account secure.

Stay safe online

Facebook implements ‘save’ feature

This new feature allows you to save links that you see on your Facebook to read later.

Find out how to use it.

Facebook to track your web browsing

Facebook is implementing a new system to target each user with personalised ads.

Can you turn it off?

Tutorials / How To

Facebook cheat sheet

Waste your time more efficiently with our Facebook cheat sheet.

Time better spent

Turn off Facebook video auto-play

This Facebook feature might be chewing through your internet data.

Avoid excess fees

Four hidden Facebook features

Facebook has plenty of hidden or unknown features.

Learn more

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