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Facebook for Business Launches Education Center Online

There has been a lot of press and conversation around the launch of Google+. One thing that has been glaringly missing from the new social network, however, is a ‘place’ for businesses to promote their brands – such as Facebook Pages. To make that issue even more obvious, Facebook has just released Facebook for Business(…)

Facebook Static FBML App Decommission Roadmap

I recently wrote about a Facebook security update for apps that kicked in on October 1st. It looks like Facebook will be making some changes to FBML as well in the near future. While you haven’t been able to create FBML apps since March, they still work. That’s not going to be the case in(…)

Creating a Facebook Page – Step 5: Create a Username

Now that you’ve selected the most appropriate category for your Facebook page, filled out your info section and began adding content to your Facebook page and updated your settings to prevent comment spam hopefully all of that has translated into an increase in ‘likes’. The last step in finalizing your Facebook Page is creating a(…)

Creating a Facebook Page – Step 4: Prevent Comment Abuse

Now that you are populating your Facebook Page with content, you’ll likely encounter spam comments as well as the occasional use of profanity. Obviously this is not great for any brand page. With that in mind, its time to configure your landing page settings to prevent as much comment abuse as possible. Preventing Facebook Page Comment(…)

Major Facebook Security Changes Oct 1 Audit your Applications Now!

On October 1, 2011, Facebook will make a mandatory change to all applications, as per the Facebook Developer Roadmap. Any affected application not updated before the change will become inoperable. It is imperative that you audit any/all client Facebook apps/experiences in order to ascertain if they will be affected by these changes. Again, these changes(…)

Facebook Marketing Ideas – 5 Tips to Generate Business Leads

Businesses have discovered Facebook in a big way, and are becoming quite adept at establishing their presence on the social network, both as a way to broadcast their messages, and also as a way to engage and interact with customers, or “fans.” However, only the savviest recognize Facebook as a way to generate leads. Establish(…)

Facebook and Social Networking Tools for Mac

Looking for places to market your products or services? While Facebook is the clear leader in targeting and reach, be sure not to overlook additional social networking sites such as Twitter and YouTube! Just what is a social networking site and how can it help you? It is a place on the Web where people(…)