Facebook Makes Searching for Videos Easier

Earlier this week, Facebook announced a bunch of new live video features, giving users more ways to discover, share, and interact with live video as well as more ways to personalize live broadcasts. The new features include Live for Groups…

Facebook Pages Get New Search Feature

Facebook is testing a new feature that lets you search for posts on a Page. Recently, the company was seen testing a feature that let you do the same from profiles, but now they appear to be extending it to…

Facebook Professional Services Is Pretty Similar To Facebook Places…but for Services

Earlier this year, Facebook put out a new local search and discovery tool at Facebook.com/places, giving users a look at places with Facebook Pages, including those your friends have been to (with their comments) and others with reviews from strangers.…

Facebook Tests New Search Feature

Facebook has been making improvements to how people can search throughout the social network for several years, and now they’re testing a way to search individual profiles. A few people have reported seeing it including Huffington Post business editor Alexander…

Facebook Search Updated, New Optimization Opportunities?

Facebook announced some new search capabilities, potentially making the social network better for finding updates relevant to things you’re looking for or interested in learning about. Naturally, anything that makes it easier for users to find things can only benefit…

Facebook Is Messing Around With Its Search Interface

Update: It seems that this is all related to Facebook’s Trending topics. The addition of the News search option enables you to view search results basically in the format that Facebook already shows trending topics when you click on them.…

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…

New Facebook Feature Should Increase Link Sharing

Facebook is testing a new feature that could (and should) lead to mobile users sharing more links, which in turn, should increase Facebook’s lead as the social media referral traffic king. TechCrunch reports that Facebook is piloting “a new way…

Zuck Discusses Facebook Search On Earnings Call

Facebook reported its Q1 earnings on Wednesday, and while it wasn’t talked about a great deal, the subject of Facebook’s efforts in search did come up during the ensuing conference call. In his prepared remarks, CEO Mark Zuckerberg mentioned that…

Zuckerberg Opens Up About Facebook Search

As you may know, Facebook greatly expanded its search offerings last month when it launched the ability to search posts. You can now search keywords and get back results from people and pages you’re connected to. It instantly made Facebook…

Moz Founder Rand Fishkin On Facebook’s Approach To Search

Last month, Facebook launched an update to its search experience enabling users to search keywords and get actual posts as results. This is arguably the most significant search feature Facebook has ever added beyond he ability to find a person…

Facebook Gets Rid Of Bing In Search Results

Last week, Facebook began rolling out an update to its search experience, finally enabling users to search keywords and get actual posts from their network. One part of the update that the company didn’t exactly announce, but that some have…

Facebook Discusses Ranking Graph Search Results

About a month ago, Facebook finally added the ability to find status updates and other posts in Graph Search, though the feature is still slowly rolling out (like pretty much everything else Facebook announces – “new” News Feed anyone?). Since…

If You Live In The United States, You Now Have Facebook Graph Search

Facebook announced on Wednesday that Graph Search has finally completely launched to all users in the United States (in English). About a month ago, the company indicated that the process to getting it to everyone in the country had begun.…

Facebook Tests More Versions Of The Search Box

Here is what Facebook Graph Search has looked like for me until today: Everybody else that has had Graph Search that I have seen has had the same design. That is until last week, when we spotted a new design…

Facebook Graph Search, Your Privacy, and What You Can Do

Facebook just launched something new. That’s all you have to say, really. That in and of itself is enough to get people riled up about their privacy, or how Facebook is screwing with it. Of course, simply being a member…

Change Of Mind Could Pose Relevancy Problems For Facebook Graph Search

Add this to the list of speculation surrounding Facebook’s Graph Search: it might start an “un-liking rebellion”. Some analysts are suggesting that as people start using Facebook Graph Search, users are going to start being associated with things they may…

It’s A Little Early To Dismiss Facebook Graph Search As “Not A Big Deal”

Facebook’s Graph Search is generating mixed reviews all over the web. Pretty standard for any product Facebook launches (or any major launch from any major tech company, for that matter – remember the iPad launch?). There are a lot of…

Watch Facebook’s Graph Search Event in Its Entirety

Yesterday Facebook unveiled Graph Search, their friend-centric search function that it absolutely not web search – but a better, more useful way to search Facebook for people, places, photos, and interests. You can watch Mark Zuckerberg announce the new product…

Local Search Is Where Facebook Could Quickly Take A Stab At Google

On Tuesday, Facebook unveiled Graph Search, and I’ve been doing little but reading and writing about it ever since. There’s one conclusion I’ve drawn about it so far, above all else, and that’s that we have no idea how big…