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New York, NY, May 16, 2011 - PhotoShelter (, the worldwide leader in photography portfolio websites, photo archiving, sales and marketing tools for photographers, today released Facebook Fan Pages for Photographers - the latest free e-book in an ongoing series designed to equip pro and aspiring photographers with tools for success in today's marketplace. This new 24-page guide helps photographers create dynamic Facebook pages to build a following, engage with fans, and connect with potential clients. Facebook Fan Pages for Photographers is available for free via PhotoShelter's own Facebook Fan Page

"With nearly 700 million users, Facebook has become a very powerful business tool for photographers," said PhotoShelter CEO Allen Murabayashi. "While most clients and prospects may not come to our websites every day, many of them certainly spend ample time on Facebook. This creates an extraordinary opportunity to interact more regularly, and having an attractive Fan Page is key."

For this new guide, PhotoShelter has gathered many of the best practices from social media gurus and photographers having success building their audience on Facebook. In addition, many of the insights come from the redesign of PhotoShelter's own Fan Page, re-launched today to create a more engaging experience for visitors. Liking PhotoShelter on Facebook will provide access to request the new guide and a wealth of additional content on the PhotoShelter Fan Page.

The full library of free PhotoShelter e-books covers business and marketing topics for photographers including Email Promos, Selling Photo Prints, Search Engine Optimization, Social Media, and Blogging. The e-books have been downloaded more than 145K times by photographers, and are available here:

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