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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘facebook groups’

Soon You’ll Be Able To Easily Search For And Buy Things On Facebook

A new feature Facebook is testing could turn the social network into more of an e-commerce market place or digital swap meet. You’ll soon be able to search across Facebook for items to buy from other users. Do you use Facebook to sell items currently? Is this something you may do in the future? Let us know in the comments. …

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Facebook Groups Get Buy/Sell Features

Back in December, Facebook was spotted testing a new “sell something” feature in Groups. This appeared as an option alongside “Write Post” and “Ask a Question” when you went to post in a Facebook group. While it looks a little different, Facebook has has now officially announced the launch of buy and sell features in Groups. “Now, For Sale Group …

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Facebook Groups May Let You ‘Sell Something’

Facebook is reportedly testing a new “sell something” feature in Groups. This appears as an option alongside “Write Post” and “Ask a question” when you go to post in a Facebook Group. TheNextWeb shares a screenshot of what it looks like: Facebook is testing a 'Sell Something' button in Groups http://t.co/5z6EZg2LwB pic.twitter.com/iXnCVMUydn — The Next Web (@TheNextWeb) December 17, 2014 …

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Facebook Launches Standalone Groups App

Continuing its strategy of launching standalone apps for various functions, Facebook announced a new Facebook Groups app, which comes from its Creative Labs division. This one is immediately available for both Android and iOS (some of the other apps have been iOS only). “Every month, 700 million people use Facebook Groups to stay in touch with family, collaborate on projects, …

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Facebook Groups Glitch Continues to Plague Users

Did you wake up to a bunch of random notifications and soon found that you’re now a member of a bunch of long-forgotten groups? You’re not alone. A glitch within Facebook Groups has re-enrolled many users in groups that they previously exited – we’re talking old groups, like 5+ years old for some. Facebook admitted to the glitch yesterday, saying …

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Facebook Glitch Brings Up the Ghosts of Groups Past

If you woke up this morning, logged onto Facebook, and saw some long-forgotten remnants of the past – you’re not alone. Many users have complained that they are now seeing old groups on their accounts, and even receiving notifications from groups that they had previously removed themselves from. It looks like something went wrong in Facebook land and the company …

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Facebook Groups Get Dropbox Integration

Dropbox and Facebook have announced a new integration, where Facebook Group users will be able to share stuff from their Dropbox directly with group members on Facebook. A spokesperson for Dropbox tells WebProNews that the partnership builds upon its “mission to create easier ways for people to be more productive, collaborate, and access their life’s work whenever they need it, …

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Facebook Updates Groups To Show Everyone Who’s Seen A Post

Haven’t we been through this before? Today, Facebook announced an update to Facebook groups that displays exactly who has seen each post or comment on a post – complete with their name and the time at which they saw it. “Starting today when you visit a group, you can view who’s seen each post. This way you can stay updated …

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Facebook to Include File-Sharing For Groups

Facebook is rolling out with the ability to share files among groups. They revealed the information in an exclusive interview with Mashable. They event included a picture of what the feature will look like. Only a few groups will have the ability to to file-share on Thursday’s roll out date, but everyone will be incorporated in the days that follow. …

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Facebook is Encouraging Users to Fill Out Their “Lists”

It seems that Facebook wants users to use its “smart lists” feature a little more. Inside Facebook is reporting that some Facebook users are now seeing suggestions for people to add to their “close friends” list, right in their sidebar. Facebook is also encouraging users to organize their lists after hiding a story on their news feed. After hiding a …

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Facebook Events Getting New Features

Do you use Facebook Events to plan your birthday party or that ill advised sweater party from last year that nobody came to even though you invited everybody on your friends list? If so, there are some changes coming that will make it easier for people to ignore your even more persistent invitations. Bob Baldwin, a software engineer at Facebook, …

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