Got one of the first green or red Club t-shirts? Then you might remember our first "online clubhouse"... a simple website cobbled-together in Frontpage back in the day before anyone knew what a URL was and only geeks had email addresses. Social media, blogging or even commenting on a website was foreign to most of us.
All to say that Club Fat Ass has been an early adopter of new media as a way to provide value to you, our members and members-to-be.
With the explosion of social media and Club Fat Ass members using a variety of online communities, we thought it was time to provide a little road map to help you navigate the social media we use.
Check us out on the following social media sites and make sure to share, tag and bookmark to spread the word:
Before you even leave the CFA site l with Facebook and Twitter, you can very easily share any post directly from our website. Look for the "ShareThis" link below any post. Clicking on this gives you a choice of social networking sites to share with.
The CFA FB page is updated with our upcoming events. You can help the Event Host promote the event by:
If you have event photos or videos on Facebook, please tag them with ClubFatAss and ClubFatAssEvents
You noticed this has come up a few times. While you can share from within FB, you can also very easily share any post directly from our website. Look for the "ShareThis" link below any post. Clicking on this gives you a choice of social networking sites to share with.
I won't make an attempt to explain Twitter to you here. It's sort of like Facebook but way different...;-) You can find a beginners primer here: www.twitip.com/13-twitter-tips-and-tutorials-for-beginners/
Club Fat Ass' tweets can be found and followed at http://twitter.com/ClubFatAss Yours truly is the official CFA tweep and I attempt to tweet about upcoming events, contests, updated web pages, results as well as subjects that might be of interest to you.
If you like to become part of the Twitter community and Club Fat Ass' tweets you can do the following:
Club Fat Ass uses Flickr's great photo sharing features to display photos in posts, in the Members in Action area in the right side column, for our Travelling Colours contest and in slideshows linked from results pages.
You can find extensive instructions how to post photos to our website using Flickr here.
Club Fat Ass's YouTube Channel is at: http://www.youtube.com/ClubFatAss
Here is what you can do to stay tuned in to the channel and promote our events:
If you think Club Fat Ass should participate in other social networking sites, please email and we investigate