Social Media


The following are the primary social media channels as well as links to information and resources to help you to get started and enjoy these channels:


How to teach Facebook to a Senior

Youtube – Facebook for Seniors

Five reasons why seniors should embrace Facebook


YouTube – Twitter for Seniors

Facebook and Twitter ‘Cheat Sheet’ from ‘Facebook and Twitter for Dummies for Seniors’

Early birds, early adopters: Seniors on Twitter


General resources on social media and social networking:

Aging Online – Tech & Social Media for Elders – Boomers to Seniors Blog

Free Online Game section on

Getting Older Olders onLine (GOAL)

Understandable Glossary / Explanation of Technical Terms

List of “Top Ten Blogs”

“The Top 100 Senior & Boomer Blogs & Websites”



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