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What you “Like” on Facebook can reveal more about you than you may realize. One study analyzed the Likes of more than 58,000 U.S. volunteers and found that certain Likes can be connected to specific personal characteristics including intelligence and political views.
You’ve surely heard by now about Facebook’s latest money-making scheme: charging to message non-friends. They started rolling this out in late December of 2012, but now with the rollout extending to Great Britain, it looks as though it may be here to stay. There has been a ton of criticism from users as well as [...]
On the 4th of April, Facebook launched an amplified mobile version of its social network in a risky bid to take over of a new generation of smartphones. At Facebook HQ in California, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a software system designed to take over Android phones by pushing Facebook messages, photographs and updates directly to [...]
During the opening of this announcement, CEO Mark Zuckerberg shared how almost 50% of News Feed content today is photos and visual content. We’ve referred to this trend previously in our 8 Tips for Social Media Success series available on Sendible Insights. Logically, Facebook took this information and translated it into a new, visual-focused, News [...]
In this article you will learn the basics of how to set up a Facebook Fan page for business and connect it up to Sendible’s Social Media Management Platform – This can help you manage this social profile alongside any other social media properties you may have with some other really useful features to help [...]
Facebook introduced Graph search this week. Some commentators are citing this as a possible advancement on Google’s turf. Charles Arthur of the Guardian cites ‘The more you pick at it, though, the more it feels that these two companies are on a collision course. A very slow, gradual one, but collision nonetheless.’ This new feature [...]
MIT students have designed a ‘wearable social media vest’ that translates every virtual Facebook ‘like’ into a real hug. Critics in a nutshell have dismissed this as a article of clothing that broadcasts the owner’s craven need for approval, as well as suggesting his or her crushing failure to attract hugs from flesh-and-blood beings. Why does the [...]
Facebook has started to delete fake page likes that artificially inflate popularity, according to a data report. A number of the social network’s most popular pages saw a sufficient drop in likes on Wednesday, according to Pagedata. Celebrities including Justin Bieber, Rihanna and Lady Gaga saw at least 25,000 followers on their pages disappear overnight [...]
Watch Video tutorial UPDATE from Facebook (3 Oct 2012): To publish an Offer a corresponding ad must also be created and go live. Offers will remain unpublished until a corresponding ad is live on the site. To publish an offer please create an ad to go live at the time you would like to publish [...]
The Power of Images in Social Media Marketing
Social media marketing has evolved significantly over the past few years, and staying up-to-date on trends is crucial for success. [...]
The TweetDeck Fiasco
Guest post by Wally Peterson: I used to use TweetDeck back in the day. Of course, that was before there [...]