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Jan 2018

We’re all aware that our time on this planet is limited. It’s an undeniable, yet liberating fact about human life. This is one of the reasons that as humans, we aspire to: achieve greatness in everything we do, take the world forward, be our best possible selves, and so on. To achieve success and improve our lives, we’re trying to optimize the limited time we have. At the start of 2018, many of us would have made New Year resolutions for the year in the hope to change an undesired behavior, achieve......

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30
Jan 2018

Includes updated info on Event and Groups API Access In the newest Graph API (v2.12), we're making updates to various Graph API endpoints including Pages, Events and Groups APIs, and Product Catalogs. All updates described below, except for the changes to Pages Webhooks, are 90-day breaking changes, which means that they will be limited to this…...

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30
Jan 2018

By Julieta Shama, News Partnerships The team at Via Córdoba, a hyperlocal digital newspaper in Argentina, organized a “day in the life” event, going live over 24 hours to highlight different aspects of life in Córdoba, Argentina. For the publisher, this was chance to showcase their connection to the city and commitment to the area’s communities. Working with student volunteers from two local universities, the publisher went live each half hour of the day from a new location. Leveraging the authenticity of Facebook Live, the team sought out broadcast locations that gave......

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30
Jan 2018

If you want to be successful on Facebook in 2018, you’ll need more than just incredible content. In fact, Facebook marketing success is as much about distribution as it is content. Especially as organic reach in Facebook’s News Feed continues to decline for many Pages. So how do you get your Facebook content in front of more people? And not just any people, the right people — your target audience. In 2018, many businesses are turning to Facebook ads as a way to boost the performance of their content. In our State of Social......

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29
Jan 2018

By Alex Hardiman, Head of News Product and Campbell Brown, Head of News Partnerships People tell us they come to Facebook to connect with friends. They also say they want to see news about what’s happening in the world and their local community. This month, we’ve announced changes to prioritize posts from friends and high-quality news sources. Today, we’re updating News Feed to also prioritize local news so that you can see topics that have a direct impact on you and your community and discover what’s happening in your local area. We......

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29
Jan 2018

What are all the Instagram photo sizes and dimensions you need to know for 2018? How about Instagram video resolution and size ratios? Sit back and relax, because this post has it all covered. After plenty of years of only standard square images and videos, Instagram opened up their platform to allow for portrait and landscape orientations. What?! That’s right! Life just got a little bit sweeter. These new Instagram sizes are a huge deal! While most users don’t really care about their Instagram picture size, for those of us using Social Media......

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29
Jan 2018

By Erin Egan, Chief Privacy Officer As part of Data Privacy Day, we’re introducing a new education campaign to help you understand how data is used on Facebook and how you can manage your own data. We’re also announcing plans to make your core privacy settings easier to find, and sharing our privacy principles for the first time. These principles guide our work at Facebook. Helping You Take Control of Your Data on Facebook You have many ways to control your data on Facebook. This includes tools to make sure you share......

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29
Jan 2018

If you’ve been blogging for a little while it’s time to step things up with advanced blogging tools. In this post I show you why you should consider stepping your blog up a little, and the 6 tools that will help.  And some of them are free!  DONNA MORITZ | 29… // Read More The post 6 Advanced Blogging Tools That Will Boost Your Blog Results appeared first on Socially Sorted....

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27
Jan 2018
How to do effective marketing using whatsapp business ?

Why WhatsApp Marketing WhatsApp has 1.2 billion monthly active users around the world.  It is the most popular alternative to SMS in 109 countries, or 55.6 percent of the world. It is first touch point of internet users. What is WhatsApp Business ? WhatsApp business is a separate app designed for use by small businesses to more easily connect with customers. For those who use a business number and a personal one, both the WhatsApp Business and WhatsApp Messenger apps can be used on the same device and registered with your different numbers. How to......

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26
Jan 2018

We’re focused on helping creators build thriving communities on Facebook, and over the last year we’ve made a concerted effort to listen to and work with gaming creators to help shape the future of gaming video on Facebook. For gaming creators, we’ve seen Facebook Live become particularly impactful. It's changed how people come together around…...

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26
Jan 2018

By Campbell Brown, Head of News Partnerships The Facebook Journalism Project is committed to supporting the next generation of journalists. That’s why we’re proud to announce that we’ve partnered with some of the leading journalism organizations in the country to establish The Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship program, beginning with 100 individual awards for students who aspire to pursue a career in news and media. Starting with the 2018-19 school year, we’re offering the Facebook Journalism Project Scholarship through four organizations that are strengthening the pipeline of diversity in journalism: National Association of......

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25
Jan 2018

By Toomas Hendrik Ilves, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, the Hoover Institution This post is part of a series on social media and democracy. For some two centuries, the electoral process has developed alongside technology – radio and television, the introduction of voting machines, mechanical and electronic – but never has the impact been so dramatically disruptive as in the past decade, with the arrival of hacking, doxing, “fake news,” social media and big data. Liberal democracies and the political process in Germany, France, the UK the US, Spain and elsewhere have been subjected to a......

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25
Jan 2018

By Ariadne Vromen, Professor of Political Sociology at the University of Sydney This post is part of a series on social media and democracy. Social media use is ubiquitous within the everyday lives of citizens. In Australia, where I live and teach on political participation, Facebook and smartphone use are among the highest in the world. Their ease of use and constant accessibility is changing our social networks and reshaping our political world. I don’t minimize the potential challenge of issues like “fake news” or the “filter bubble.” They are real, serious and as......

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25
Jan 2018

Social media is changing at a rapid pace. For example, the content format Stories was introduced on several major social media platforms slightly more than a year ago. Now, it’s one of the most popular content individuals are posting. More than 300 million people are sharing stories on Instagram and WhatsApp separately every day, and 70 million people were posting daily to Messenger Day just six months after its launch10TechCrunch, 2017a; TechCrunch, 2017b. Due to its popularity, many businesses are now posting stories regularly, too. To succeed on social media, it’s essential......

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