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Why GPS-based smart apps failed to go viral at SXSW

How to Build Engaging One-of-Kind Facebook Fan Pages

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How to Build Engaging One-of-Kind Facebook Fan Pages

Get Satisfaction brings more satisfaction to Facebook Fan Pages

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Startup Get Satisfaction made a name for itself by moving customer service away from company websites onto pages that are created by customers. Now the San Francisco company is expanding its approach beyond the Get Satisfaction website, to Facebook. Many companies already have Facebook Fan Pages where they can...
Get Satisfaction brings more satisfaction to Facebook Fan Pages

Facebook's 'promote' button rolls out beyond pages to some personal accounts

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Facebook continues to gauge interest in an option for users to pay to promote personal posts at the top of friends’ News Feeds, expanding on a test first discovered in May. New reports of the feature appeared on Hacker News today, and The Next Web confirmed with Facebook that the social...
Facebook's 'promote' button rolls out beyond pages to some personal accounts

How Facebook Open Graph can enhance a marketing campaign

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Ad agency DDB New York developed an alternative to Facebook’s Like button called “I Care,” which publishers can embed on their sites and users can click to show support for a cause. MTV is already using the button on its website for social activism and the effort has gotten coverage...
How Facebook Open Graph can enhance a marketing campaign

Why Facebook’s Community Pages Could Give Brands Headaches

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A couple of weeks ago I received a worried call from a friend working in PR for a large company. Her opening question went something like: “What the heck are Community Pages on Facebook, and why is there one for my company?” Community Pages 101 Facebook’s Community Pages are...
Why Facebook’s Community Pages Could Give Brands Headaches

What Type of People Want iPads? [STATS]

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If you’re a Facebooker who’s lusting after the Apple iPad (so much so that you’ve joined a Fan Page), then chances are you’re aged between 18 and 25 and have an interest in popular culture — or so says RapLeaf, a company that analyzes social media stats to draw...
What Type of People Want iPads? [STATS]
Your Facebook Fans Are Hiding Your Posts At An Alarming Rate

Get Satisfaction Turns Facebook Fan Pages into Customer Support Hubs

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Get Satisfaction Turns Facebook Fan Pages into Customer Support Hubs

7 Examples of Marketing Magic Using Facebook Fan Pages

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Though it’s important to register an account on multiple social media platforms, companies must do more than simply maintain a steady presence and gradually grow their followers. Outgoing messages must be consistent yet diverse, and any opportunity for brand transparency allows clients and curious onlookers to not only get to...
7 Examples of Marketing Magic Using Facebook Fan Pages

Sports New Media Secures IMG Investment Based On Its Syocial Platform

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Sports New Media (SNM) is something of a curiosity. Combining both media management and a technology platform, it works with athletes, sports agents, sporting associations and sport governing bodies to manage their social media activity, especially on Facebook. SNM has become the only Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer in the world,...
Sports New Media Secures IMG Investment Based On Its Syocial Platform

Facebook Starting to Test Fan Page Notifications

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My wife just got an interesting e-mail notification from Facebook about a Facebook Page she is a fan of.  The notification was a summary of the activity on the Page for the day.  The text of the e-mail goes as such: “Here is this week’s summary for the Facebook Page:...
Facebook Starting to Test Fan Page Notifications

Facebook updates mobile fan pages to include pinned posts, store locator, popular songs, activity log, other Timeline features

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Facebook continues to roll out the Timeline design to fan pages on mobile devices, and now we’ve gotten a full look at what’s available. Updated mobile pages include most native Facebook features that are available on desktop: cover photo, friend activity, pinned posts, store locator, events, popular songs and more....
Facebook updates mobile fan pages to include pinned posts, store locator, popular songs, activity log, other Timeline features

Facebook to Change “Become a Fan” Button to “Like” on Fan Pages

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Facebook will soon be changing the “Become a Fan” button that you see on Fan Pages to the more universal “Like” button. According to the site Clickz, Facebook has started sending confidential email to ad agencies informing them that the “Become a Fan” button which functions as a subscription/membership button...
Facebook to Change “Become a Fan” Button to “Like” on Fan Pages

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A New Take On F-Commerce: Soldsie Lets Retailers Sell Through Facebook Comments

Facebook Insights: Taking Web Analytics to the Next Level

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At its annual F8 conference today, Facebook announced its new Facebook for Web Sites platform. Besides the new Graph API and all the plugins and new features Facebook developed on top of this, the company will also offer a new version of its Facebook Insights analytics service. Currently, Insights provides...
Facebook Insights: Taking Web Analytics to the Next Level

The Ultimate March Madness Social Media Guide

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As far as we’re concerned, March means Madness of the basketball variety, and keeping up with all aspects of the NCAA tournament is an absolute must. If you feel the same way, then we think you’ll find our complete guide to all things college basketball on the social web...
The Ultimate March Madness Social Media Guide

Facebook to increase profile picture size for pages

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Facebook will increase the size of profile pictures on all business and fan pages on Thursday, according to an email the company sent to page owners. The new profile picture will appear as 160×160 pixels and will sit 23 pixels from the left and 210 pixels from the top of...
Facebook to increase profile picture size for pages

Facebook builds knowledge graph with info modules on community pages

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Facebook has added a number of new modules to the site’s unofficial community pages about people, places and things. Information from Wikipedia has been compiled into different sections that help users understand topics at a glance. For example, a page about public figure will include an “about” section listing the...
Facebook builds knowledge graph with info modules on community pages

Facebook expands capabilities for feature phones, adds support for pages and places

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Facebook recently updated its feature phones mobile app to allow users to interact with pages and check into locations, according to posts on the company’s Facebook for Every Phone page. “Facebook for Every Phone” is a native mobile app compatible with more than 2,500 different Java-enabled feature phones. Previously,...
Facebook expands capabilities for feature phones, adds support for pages and places

Review: Add life to Facebook fan and business pages with Heyo Social

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Your small business or fan Facebook page is probably fine just the way it is. But it could be a whole lot better. That's the idea behind Heyo Social, a nifty Web-based tool that allows you to add a whole lot of content to your Facebook fan or small...
Review: Add life to Facebook fan and business pages with Heyo Social

Pretty Little Liars, American Horror Story, Dexter and more on this week's top 10 gainers among TV show pages

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Pretty Little Liars is this week’s top gainers for the People Talking About This metric among TV show pages on Facebook. The ABC Family program leads with over 350,000 new engagements this week. The top 10 pages gaining People Talking About This saw increases between 136,000 and 352,000 engagements. We...
Pretty Little Liars, American Horror Story, Dexter and more on this week's top 10 gainers among TV show pages

David vs. Goliath? A F8 Overview for Startups

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It's been a given for some time that businesses, including startups, should have a presence on and connection with Facebook. With over 400 million active users, chances are your potential investors and customers are already there. Fan pages have been a simple way to generate interest and engage customers, and...
David vs. Goliath? A F8 Overview for Startups

How to Hide Posts on a Facebook Fan Page

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If you manage a Facebook fan page, you've probably experienced the tricky experience of navigating through user posts. Fans of the page post like mad. Then you go back to see this strange onslaught of posts. It's too late to delete any of them - plus, you don't want to...
How to Hide Posts on a Facebook Fan Page
HeyWire Launches BNDWGN, A Private Social Messaging App Built Around Your Interests

6 Ways Law Enforcement Uses Social Media to Fight Crime

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Lon S. Cohen is a freelance writer and is @obilon on Twitter. He’s also the Director of Communications at @ALSofGNY. This post was co-authored by Steve Cohen, who is the Founder of Baywood Consulting Group and the former CIO of M&T Bank. He can be contacted at baywoodconsultinggroup@gmail.com.From felons...
6 Ways Law Enforcement Uses Social Media to Fight Crime

Investing in Facebook: Rick Marini of BranchOut

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This week, Inside Facebook asks people who have built businesses on the Facebook platform why they believe in the company. These are the people that are truly invested in Facebook, whether or not they bought stock. For Part 4 of our series, we spoke with Rick Marini, founder and CEO...
Investing in Facebook: Rick Marini of BranchOut

Facebook pages for artists now include ‘listen’ button

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Facebook has implemented a “listen” button on artists’ fan pages that lets users instantly stream songs from an artist’s catalog. The button, which sits between options to Like and message the page below an artist’s cover photo, plays music using whichever Facebook-connected streaming service a person uses most frequently. Users...
Facebook pages for artists now include ‘listen’ button
Romney back on top this week on Inside Facebook’s Election Tracker
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?