"Today we're launching Verified Pages to help people find the authentic accounts of celebrities and other high-profile people and businesses on Facebook," the California-based Internet giant said in a blog post.
(17 days ago)
Of all the social media platforms, Facebook seems to cause authors the most consternation. The generally accepted wisdom is that every author (some say every book title) needs her own Facebook page -- a business page, not simply a personal profile. Meanwhile, most authors I speak to simply dread the idea, and are looking for a clear explanation. So right up front I will tell...
(3 months and 26 days ago)
Just like on Twitter, Facebook is now putting a small, blue check mark next to the names of celebrities and other high-profile people and businesses on the site to signify their authenticity. The feature, called Verified Pages, will apply to a small group of prominent public figures such as celebrities, journalists, government officials, popular brands and businesses with...
(19 days ago)
I've noticed an issue with my Facebook Fan Page that doesn't seem to compute. If I post something with a picture or a link/picture combo on my Facebook fan page, less than 300 of the 7,150+ people who like the page will see the post. That's barely over four percent. However, if I post simple text, somewhere between 1,500 and 2,000 people will see it. What gives? Some...
(2 months and 9 days ago)
The list of 55 Facebook pages includes several support groups and fan pages for Afzal Guru, in addition to a profile page of a Bahraini journalist.
(3 months and 29 days ago)
Search for the Rev. Adam Hamilton on Facebook and you'll likely get two seemingly identical pages to choose from.
(14 days ago)
Facebook will mark the pages of high-profile users with lots of followers with a blue tick to guarantee their authenticity.
(18 days ago)
Facebook’s proprietary algorithm, known as EdgeRank, determines how or if a post on your business page appears in your fans’ timelines. Unfortunately EdgeRank calculations make it extremely difficult for business users to reach their audience on Facebook.
(1 month and 25 days ago)
Twitter introduces analytics and Facebook introduces hashtags. Old Spock battles the new Spock (in a well-received new commercial). Do you think the cloud is more secure than your own environment?
(17 hours ago)
FACEBOOK CONFESSIONS: Ever wondered what sorts of exploits University of Iowa students get themselves into after the bars close? There's a Facebook page that has the details.You decide: Should university leaders be able to get these types of pages removed?
(2 months and 24 days ago)
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