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Key tips and strategies to help photographers grow a stronger presence online through
Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter

New York, NY, January 17, 2012 - PhotoShelter (, the worldwide leader in photography portfolio websites, sales and marketing tools for photographers, today released a new free educational guide, The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook. This 2-part downloadable handbook offers a comprehensive overview designed to help photographers grow their presence on Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and Twitter, build their brand, and generate new business opportunities.

It can be downloaded directly here:

The Photographer's Social Media Handbook coaches photographers to:

  • Understand their desired target audience and build a thriving following.
  • Optimize and integrate social media platforms into a daily workflow.
  • Develop and implement key content-posting strategies.
  • Take advantage of the newest social media features.
  • Track progress and measure social media success.

This handbook also comes equipped with firsthand interviews direct from seasoned photographers who have mastered Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter and established significant online followings. They provide tangible social media tips on ways to engage an audience and find new potential clients.

The Photographer’s Social Media Handbook is the latest in PhotoShelter’s ongoing series of free business guides for photographers and marketing professionals. This new 2012 guide replaces the 2010 guide Social Media for Photographers, which was downloaded over 30,000 times. PhotoShelter’s e-book library includes 16 educational guides on email marketing, search engine optimization, and starting a photography business. All can be downloaded here:

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