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Chris Crum has been a part of the WebProNews team and the iEntry Network of B2B Publications since 2003. Follow Chris on Twitter, on StumbleUpon, on Pinterest and/or on Google: +Chris Crum.

New Facebook Video Crossposting Features Should Prove Helpful

Facebook made a ton of announcements on Tuesday. One that didn’t get quite as much as attention as some of the others could actually be one of the more useful ones for marketers. The company announced a new way for…

Facebook Announces More ‘Ways to Share and Engage’

Facebook made a plethora of announcements at F8 on Tuesday. Some were bigger than others. Some of the smaller ones were packaged together as “new ways to share and engage”. These include quote sharing, hashtag sharing, an optimized mobile web…

Facebook Adds Features To Analytics for Apps [F8]

Last year at its F8 developer conference, Facebook launched Analytics for Apps. At today’s event, the company announced push notifications and deeper insights for the offering as well as a new interface and better performance. There’s a new People Insights…

Facebook Instant Articles Now Officially Open To All Publishers

Two months ago, Facebook announced that on April 12, it would open Instant Articles to all publishers. That day has arrived, and Facebook has made good on its promise. With the company’s F8 developer conference underway, the company announced that…

Facebook Gives Developers Tools To Build Messenger Chatbots, Should Change How Businesses Is Done on Facebook

Well, we knew it was bound to be a big day for Messenger news with Facebook’s developer conference F8 kicking off, and it has so far been just that. Within its first hour, Facebook made a slew of announcements about…

Facebook Opens Live API To Let Developers Build Ability To Stream to FB Live From Any Device [F8]

At F8, Facebook announced that it is opening up the Live API, which will let developers build the ability to stream to Facebook Live from any device. As part of the announcement, which came from Mark Zuckerberg himself, a drone…

Facebook Messenger Gets Video Chat Heads

Facebook introduced Chat Heads for Messenger a few years ago. These are images of your friends that appear on your device when you get a Facebook message from them. They appear regardless of what app you’re currently using. The feature…

Search Bing For Code, Edit It Right In Search Results

Bing has teamed up with HackerRank on a new way to search code and see it run in a live coded editor within Bing’s search results. Rather than looking through sites like Stackoverflow, Stackexchange, and blogs, you can search from…

Google: Those Unnatural Link Penalties Are About The Product Reviews We Warned You About

As previously reported, Google handed out a bunch of penalties over the weekend for unnatural outbound links. Now, the company has clarified that this is directly tied to product reviews that violate its guidelines. If you were affected by this,…

Google Will Show Users Warnings About Your Site If It Detects ‘Social Engineering’ Content

Google announced the expansion of the Safe Browsing protection efforts it discussed back in November. These involve protecting users from installing unwanted software or revealing personal info due to tactics like deceptive download buttons or images ads that falsely tell…