StumbleUpon For Dummies [NOOK Book]


Learn to:

  • Set up a personal or business profile
  • Discover content using the website and mobile app
  • Stumble and share content on other social networks
  • Install a Stumble button on your website

Learn to use StumbleUpon and stumble upon terrific Internet content every day!

When you're browsing, StumbleUpon ...

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StumbleUpon For Dummies

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Learn to:

  • Set up a personal or business profile
  • Discover content using the website and mobile app
  • Stumble and share content on other social networks
  • Install a Stumble button on your website

Learn to use StumbleUpon and stumble upon terrific Internet content every day!

When you're browsing, StumbleUpon helps you discover cool web content based on your own interests. If you have a blog or website to promote, StumbleUpon helps you generate traffic. And this book gets you started! Set up an account, create your profile, use the StumbleBar, install the StumbleUpon app, add a widget to your own website, and more.

  • Start to stumble — register your account, sync it with other social media accounts, share content, and use Lists
  • Stumble with friends — invite friends from other social networks to join StumbleUpon
  • Stumbling on the go — find and use StumbleUpon apps for your iPhone®, iPad®, Android phone, tablet, Nook®, or Kindle Fire™
  • Sharing your stumbles — share your discoveries and content across social networks or just with your StumbleUpon friends
  • Stumbling upon channels — navigate Recommended, Activity, Trends, and Lists
  • Make stumbles pay off — use Paid Discovery to gain exposure for your brand

Open the book and find:

  • How to customize your account
  • Reasons to participate in StumbleUpon Labs
  • What the StumbleBar icons mean
  • Ways to share a web page
  • How to add StumbleUpon to the Windows 8 Start screen
  • Advice on building a large StumbleUpon network
  • StumbleUpon etiquette
  • Brands and websites benefitting from StumbleUpon
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118505472
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/7/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 240
  • Sales rank: 886,724
  • File size: 23 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Steve Olenski is a contributing writer to Forbes, Business Insider, Branding Magazine, and other publications. Nick Robinson works as a social media manager in the technology industry.

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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Chapter 1: Getting Started on StumbleUpon 5

Chapter 2: Using StumbleUpon on the Internet 17

Chapter 3: Using the StumbleBar Toolbar 35

Chapter 4: Using StumbleUpon on Your iPhone or iPad 53

Chapter 5: Using StumbleUpon on Your Android Phone, Tablet, NOOK, or Kindle Fire 91

Chapter 6: Using StumbleUpon in Windows 8 131

Chapter 7: Sharing Your Discoveries and Content 145

Chapter 8: Navigating the Recommended, Activity, Trending, and Lists Sections 155

Chapter 9: Using the Paid Discovery Advertising System 165

Chapter 10: Using StumbleUpon to Generate Traffic to Your Blog or Website 187

Chapter 11: Understanding StumbleUpon Etiquette 199

Chapter 12: 10 Tips and Tricks from Power Users 205

Appendix: Brands, Sites, and Celebrities Who Use StumbleUpon Effectively 211

Index 219

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