Smartphone batteries have been known to last for years, but it took a few years of hard work and a little ingenuity to get them back to the way they were before.
But that all changes with the advent of the mobile internet, where a simple switch in settings or a simple tweak in the settings could make a big difference in how often your phone can talk to the internet.
And that’s what you need in order to get your Facebook and your Twitter conversations to happen.
This is the first article in a series looking at how you and your social media can make it happen, and how you’ll need to keep on keeping on, if you’re going to keep them talking.
You can also read part two, and part three, in our new series, How to Talk to Your Facebook and Your Twitter Users in 30 Minutes or Less.
This article first appeared on Al Jazeera.