Quantcast

Pages Articles

Facebook Looks to Promote Interest Lists with Drop-Down Like Menu on Pages Facebook Looks to Promote Interest Lists with Drop-Down Like Menu on Pages
· 1

If you’ve recently “liked” a new page, you may have noticed a new menu that appears as soon as you click. For some users, clicking on “like” or hovering over “like” on a page prompts a new drop-down menu that …

Facebook User Comments Can Amount to False Advertising, According to Australian Ad Board Facebook User Comments Can Amount to False Advertising, According to Australian Ad Board
· 2

If you run a brand page on Facebook, you may have to pay a little more attention to the kinds of comments that your fans are leaving on your posts. In Australia, the Advertising Standards Board (an arm of the …

Facebook Page Admins Lose Option To Mark Comments As Spam Facebook Page Admins Lose Option To Mark Comments As Spam

Facebook page admins have lost the ability to mark comments on their pages as spam, as they now only have options to remove is entirely and deal with the user from there. Now, when admins remove a comment, they are …

Facebook Testing Subscribe Button For Pages Facebook Testing Subscribe Button For Pages

Back in 2011, Facebook launched the Subscribe button, which allowed users to sign up to receive updates from other users’ updates – either all of them, most of them, or only the important ones. Users can Subscribe to their friends, …

Facebook Timeline For Pages Slowly Rolls Out On Mobile Facebook Timeline For Pages Slowly Rolls Out On Mobile

It looks like pages are soon going to be able to showcase their carefully-constructed Timelines on mobile devices, as they appear to be slowly rolling out across the network. I haven’t seen any changes, as pages on both my iOS …

Facebook Page Admins Must Now Consider Location When Posting Facebook Page Admins Must Now Consider Location When Posting

A Facebook page admin’s job is never done, as they say (I guess?), and admins will now have to consider another little tidbit of information when posting something to their Timeline. Now, along with what and when, admins will have …

Facebook Gives Page Admins One Last Shot At The Perfect Vanity URL Facebook Gives Page Admins One Last Shot At The Perfect Vanity URL
· 1

It’s been over three years since Facebook gave users the chance to select their own usernames, or vanity URLs. Before June of 2009, your profile (now Timeline) page URL ended with an ugly string of numbers and letters. Now, in …

Facebook Continues To Make It Easier To Share Music Facebook Continues To Make It Easier To Share Music

Ever since Facebook unveiled their partnership with Spotify (and other Open Graph music apps), the site has become a premier destination for both sharing your musical endeavors with buddies and discovering new artist based on your buddies’ posts. Back in …

Facebook Urges Congress To Work On Fan Engagement Facebook Urges Congress To Work On Fan Engagement

Let’s face it; not everyone in Congress is adept at operating their social media accounts. Although some House and Senate members have jumped on the bandwagon and found that sites like Facebook are just another way to interact with their …

Facebook Gives Page Admins A “Voice,” Lets Them Easily Post As Themselves Facebook Gives Page Admins A “Voice,” Lets Them Easily Post As Themselves
· 5

If you’re a page admin on Facebook, have you ever “liked” one of your own posts thinking that the “like” would show up as from you, yourself, and not the page? I know I’ve liked plenty of WebProNews posts, thinking …

Facebook Promoted Posts (Sorta) Explained [Updated] Facebook Promoted Posts (Sorta) Explained [Updated]
· 33

Facebook started rolling out its Promoted Posts feature for Page administrators last week but, unfortunately, didn’t explain a whole lot in how this new tool actually works. It sounds like it could be a useful tool, but its quiet introduction …

Facebook Unveils New Levels For Page Admins Facebook Unveils New Levels For Page Admins

Back in March at the Facebook Marketing Conference, the company announced that they would soon give page owners a little more flexibility in choosing which page admins are tasked with what responsibilities by unveiling five different access levels for admins. …

Facebook Notifications Less Irksome Than Email Lists Facebook Notifications Less Irksome Than Email Lists
· 1

A new survey conducted by consumer research firms Chadwick Martin Bailey and Constant Contact reveals that people typically “Like” a business’ page on Facebook for the same reason they subscribe to emails from businesses: the promise of getting free stuff. …

Apple About To Launch New Pages, iBooks Software? Apple About To Launch New Pages, iBooks Software?

All anyone knows for certain about the Apple event that starts in just a few minutes is that it is related to education. The rumor mill is generally agreed, though, that the announcement will involve textbooks and iBooks in some …

Facebook Tests Private Messages For Pages Facebook Tests Private Messages For Pages
· 1

Facebook is in the process of testing private, direct messaging between users and pages. Identified by wearesocial as “Private Messages for Pages,” it looks like page admins will have the ability to switch the functionality on or off at any …

Does This Facebook Page Promote Rape Culture? Does This Facebook Page Promote Rape Culture?
· 5

Social media sites and censorship has been a heavily debated topic here at WebProNews as of late. First, we discussed a particular Twitter hashtag that popped up on the top trends list, #reasonstobeatyourgirlfriend. The controversial tag led to some petitioning …

Facebook Now Grouping Your News Feed By Topic Facebook Now Grouping Your News Feed By Topic

If you are on Facebook today, you might see something different on your news feed. Now your friends’ posts will sometimes be grouped together based on the subject matter of those posts. For instance, you might see a post that …

If Your’re Not Following the Conferences
· 2

Apologies in advance to my friends who are “working” in Las Vegas and Chicago at the two popular search engine marketing conferences and one user experience show – all going on this week. I’m at home, all warm and cozy and haven’t yet had to race to a press room or freak out over a dead laptop battery. Sheer heaven.

For those of us who stayed home…

Google’s JotSpot Will Turn Pages

A flood of information about Google’s plans for its JotSpot acquisition and Google Apps met attendees at an Ann Arbor presentation.

Debunking WordPress SEO “Expert” Articles

I am going to attempt to debunk almost every Wordpress SEO "Expert" article ever written, and in some respects this article even debunks some of the things I have written in the past.

Superpages Adds More User-Generated Content

About a week ago, Idearc announced that Superpages.com had introduced more user-content features.