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Get the Most Out of the Social Web

Online networking tips, minus the technobabble.

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As more boomers join social networks like Facebook and LinkedIn, more boomers seek strategies to better manage their online experience. Questions about jargon, privacy and etiquette abound in the AARP Online Community. To help answer some of these questions, here's a list of resources for both networking pros and newbies.


Did you know that AARP has it’s own social network? Users discuss everything under the sun. From politics, hobbies and technology to recipes, there is surely something you’ll be interested in. There is even a community group to help you get started!

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