fan pages

Guide to Facebook Page Upgrades for Business

As of March 10th, all Facebook pages have received an updated layout and several new features to help you engage with your fans. Here are some of the Facebook page upgrades: Notifications when fans interact with your page or posts A place to showcase photos along the top of your page A news feed for(…)

Facebook Changing Become a Fan in Favor of Like

Facebook has announced it will soon be changing the “Become a Fan” button that you’re so accustomed to seeing on Fan Pages to a more universal “Like” button. According to Clickz, Facebook has started sending out confidential emails to ad agencies informing them that the “Become a Fan” button which functions as a subscription/membership button (…)

Bill Gates Rejoins Facebook & Gives Twitter A Try Too

Last summer, Microsoft founder Bill Gates made the somewhat surprising announcement that he was quitting Facebook after being inundated with friend requests, explaining “It was just way too much trouble so I gave it up”. It looks like he’s decided to give Facebook another try. A few days ago, Gates launched both a new Facebook(…)

1-1000 Facebook Fans in 35 Days

One of my favorite blogs, Freelance Folder, created a Facebook fan page on October 6th, 2009. On November 10th,approximately 35 days later, they reached the one thousand fan milestone. How did they do it? I’ll show you how they accomplished it and how you can to! First things first, we’ll run through a quick guide to creating fan(…)

How To: Customize Your Facebook Page & Attract More Fans

Facebook Fan Pages are gaining popularity due to their high adoption rates among Facebook’s 300+ million users. Currently more than 10 million users become fans of Pages each day. However, the basic fan page layout is quite, well, basic. Adding some simple modifications can really make a Fan Page standout and  attract those valuable fans.(…)

How To: Send Facebook Fan Page Updates

Over the weekend Facebook removed the sidebar action link that sends Fan page updates to your Facebook fans directly. You will now need to go through an extra click to get your updates sent. According to All Facebook, since the new Facebook inbox launched the click through rates on Fan page updates has increased significantly!(…)

Facebook Fan Page and Fan Analysis

Facebook fan pages – you know, those public pages on Facebook that are created for brands, media outlets, celebrities, and wanna-be celebs, etc. Well, it turns out many of them just aren’t that popular! According to Sysomos, a social media analytics firm, 77% of Facebook fan pages have less than 1,000 fans. Sysomos analyzed 600,000 fan(…)