Facebook Like Button Now Same as Share

If you are a web site owner who cares about having your content shared on Facebook, add a Facebook Like button to your site’s posts today. Because starting yesterday, Facebook completely changed the function of its Like button so that it now acts exactly like...

Upgrade for Facebook Pages

Facebook announced yesterday the availability of upgraded Facebook Page features. These new features can be implemented immediately by Page administrators by visiting the Page Upgrade Status page (must be a logged-in administrator of at least one Page) and clicking...

When Is the Best Time to Post a Facebook Page Status?

Judging by a number of studies I looked at, the answer might be, “Who knows?” Here are several that give divergent answers on both time of day and day of the week: blogcampaigning.com | allfacebook.com | smthree’s blog (study on conversation volume,...

Claim Your Facebook Place Now!

By now you must know that social media behemoth Facebook has thrown itself into the fast-growing location marketplace with its Places product. Places allows smart phone users (for now, just iPhone or phones with a mobile browser via touch.facebook.com) to “check...

Facebook Community Pages Suck

If you’re a Facebook user, you were recently forced to either allow Facebook to turn all the keywords in your profile’s Info tab into active connections to “Community Pages” or have them removed. Entirely removed. No middle ground. That sucked....

How to Use Facebook as Your News Reader

UPDATED 2/23/2010 because of changes to Facebook’s user interface. Most everyone agrees that automatic feed systems such as RSS (Wikipedia) were a great leap forward in the history of the World Wide Web. RSS allows web users to “subscribe” to any...