Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances. Google has launched an all-new Gmail, with a brand new look, advanced security features, new applications of Google’s artificial intelligence and even more integration with other G Suite apps. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner.

Evolution of Privacy on Facebook

Mindjumpers

During the last couple of years, Facebook’s default privacy settings have become more and more permissive – and often with great confusion to the users. Rather I encourage people to go through their privacy settings.

Facebook Sharing and Privacy Tips (Video)

Almost Savvy

If you’re a Facebook user, you’ve probably noticed a lot of changes, especially on the homepage where you see updates from your Facebook friends. Facebook is a wonderful tool for connecting with family and friends, as well as your favorite brands and businesses.

How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

For personal use, Facebook can be a helpful tool for connecting with friends, family, and others with similar interests. As a business, you’re trying to build a community of people who share a similar passion for your brand or the products/services you provide.

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How Human is Your Brand? Here are 13 Characteristics of Human Brands

Pam Moore

A brand is not a logo, colors, fancy tag line or even a fancy Super Bowl commercial. A brand is not your Facebook page cover video, Twitter background or set of beautifully designed Pinterest boards or images on your Instagram profile. Your brand is what you say, do and think.

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Important Facebook News: Privacy Updates

Almost Savvy

As you probably know, Facebook has been facing a barrage of complaints regarding their “public is the new norm&# approach to privacy which resulted in much of your/our content being made public by default.

Facebook Groups for Business in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Facebook Groups provide a unique opportunity for brands of all sizes to build community, increase brand awareness, generate leads and even increase sales of products or services. You may be a member of a neighborhood or personal Facebook Group.

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Facebook Sharing and Privacy Tips (Video)

Almost Savvy

If you’re a Facebook user, you’ve probably noticed a lot of changes, especially on the homepage where you see updates from your Facebook friends. Facebook is a wonderful tool for connecting with family and friends, as well as your favorite brands and businesses.

WhatsApp’s Privacy Policy Change & What It Means For Brands

Unmetric

If you’ve not gotten the notification yet or simply clicked Agree without reading, here’s some news, WhatsApp is changing its terms and privacy policy. However, this new update answers a lot of questions and speculations we had when Facebook bought WhatsApp for $19 Billion.

The Two Faces of Privacy on Facebook | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking The Two Faces of Privacy on Facebook Written on July 22, 2010 by Justin Levy in books , facebook , social media 0 Comments - Leave a comment!

Does Facebook Anonymous Login Encourage Brand Trust?

Convince & Convert

Image via Facebook As a digital strategist at Janrain , a social sign-in company, I wanted to focus on the two major announcements related to marketing with social login and social data: 1. Now, Facebook has raised the bar for marketers to create value to their online audience.

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What Are The Privacy Options For Group On Facebook

Social Media Network Marketing

Privacy Options For Group On Facebook: ​ I Work As Freelance Social Media Network Professional And Also Help People With The Knowledge Of Internet To Earn Money Via The Online World HERE ARE COUPLE OF LINKS FOR SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE EARNING QUICK REFERENCE: 1.

Privacy Is Dead. Facebook and Cambridge Analytica Have Just Confirmed It.

Twist Image

Did Facebook hack the 2016 U.S. What Facebook has actually done here is to confirm the death of privacy. You could make the case that Facebook is actually the victim here, after Cambridge Analytica weaponized someone else's academic survey data by blending it with other available consumer data to create rich profiles on the behaviours and activities of 50+ million American Facebook users and potential voters. It's not just Facebook. brand.

Do Americans Trust Facebook?

The Realtime Report

A recent poll reveals how much trust Americans place in Facebook, as compared to Google, the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Facebook 5%. Apparently, Americans don’t feel their personal information is very safe with Facebook.

Strategy Note: Facebook F8 2019

Ignite Social Media

This week, Facebook held its annual developers conference to announce the road map for their suite of products and platforms. The focus of the F8 announcements supported this statement and how Facebook is building a more privacy-focused social platform. Implications for Brands.

Tracking, Personalization And Screams Of Privacy

Twist Image

Any tracking of information of consumers without the consent of your consumer is a breach of privacy, right? In my forthcoming business book, CTRL ALT Delete (out May 21st, 2013), I go in-depth on the notion that consumers need to better understand the difference between personalization (tracking their usage to create a better and more personalized experience) versus privacy (capturing personal information and using it in any way that has not been pre-approved by the consumer).

What I Like About the New Facebook Timeline Profile, Privacy Settings, and News Feed

Kikolani

By now, you’ve probably read your fair share of “What I Hate About the New Facebook Updates” to the point that you’re pretty comfortable with the fact that you hate the changes. The Best Facebook News Feed Setting. A Longed For New Privacy Settings.

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Who, If Anyone, Will Be the Next Facebook?

Ignite Social Media

Facebook has been all over the news in recent months, and not for good reasons. Few people anticipated Facebook would be the behemoth it is today; it follows that we won’t predict “the next Facebook” either. Since Facebook is all but saturated in the U.S.

Top Five: Should Facebook be regulated?

Sherrilynne Starkie

In this week’s Top 5 social media news for marketing and communications professionals we highlight new Google video display ads, a Forrester Research report on future digital marketing spend, TikTok’s FTC fine, Quora and potential Facebook regulation in the UK.

Facebook scandal: The dawn of a new era in social media marketing?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook’s so-called data breach is dominating news cycles, and the story is making people more aware of how the social network uses their data. Of course, this wasn’t exactly a data breach, because users have willingly agreed to allow Facebook to access and sell their data.

Taking part in the Facebook 10-year challenge?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Did you take part in the latest Facebook name the 10-year challenge? The idea is for people to post their very first ever Facebook profile pic next to the most recent one. “Sure, you could mine Facebook for profile pictures and look at posting dates or EXIF data.

The End Of Privacy. The Beginning Of Personalization

Twist Image

In my latest business book, CTRL ALT Delete , I lay out five movements that have fundamentally changed the brand forever (that most businesses are doing little - to nothing - about). Cookies used to be a tasty treat, now we''re all worried about our digital cookies and what crumbs we are leaving behind in an effort to use more cool free stuff like Facebook , Twitter and YouTube. It removes the privacy issue (hopefully. brand. facebook. privacy.

Confused About Facebook Changes? (Free Webinar)

Almost Savvy

While it may seem that David Bowie is referring to Facebook when he sings, “Ch, ch, ch, ch, changes.” If you’re a Facebook user, you’ve probably noticed a lot of changes, especially on the homepage where you see updates from your Facebook friends.

The Power of Google+: Privacy "Circles" the Entire Experience

Stay N' Alive

Facebook has always had one strength that no other social network (other than perhaps FriendFeed ) has seemed to fully get: The fact that you could add friends to lists, and target your updates so only those lists, and specific people you chose, can see the updates you post. I share this in my presentations often - it's Facebook's best kept secret. The problem is just that - it's currently buried in the Facebook interface and not many people know about it.

Facebook’s Clear History Tool: Everything We Know So Far

agora pulse

Every few months, Facebook releases a change to the platform. And with every single tiny, minor update, we see a rash of dramatic blog posts claiming that the Facebook Apocalypse has begun and that Facebook Is Finally Dead. Facebook’s clear history tool is coming.

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Has Facebook Peaked?

Ignite Social Media

It has certainly been a trying time for Facebook these last few months. First, it was fake news, and now privacy concerns have hit an all-time high. Facebook lost about $100B in market value over these issues. Are Users Leaving Facebook? Are Advertisers Leaving Facebook?

Facebook news today

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook Foxes. Facebook is cracking down on violent, sexist content in response to an open letter issued last week by Women, Action & the Media (WAM). The group demanded that Facebook add gender-based hate speech to its list of forbidden content.

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Facebook Reactions – Three Months On

Mindjumpers

Three months on and Facebook’s Reactions haven’t quite replaced the trusted “Like” button, which still reigns supreme. Quintly recently analysed 130,000 Facebook posts and found that 76% of interactions were still “Likes”.

15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

It’s no surprise that Facebook is still one of the hottest social networks around. Check out these statistics published by Facebook as of March, 2016. Facebook is no different. Here are 15 things that smart, social savvy business marketers never do on Facebook. .

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21 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Guides

Webbiquity SMM

marketers have a love-hate relationship with Facebook. But the bottom line is, as Amanda DiSilvestro notes in one of the posts highlighted below, “there are two online platforms (marketers) just can’t avoid: Google and Facebook.” Best Facebook Marketing Guides.

Cambridge Analytica vs Beacon – Facebook Australia Quantium

Laurel Papworth

How Facebook and Twitter work with big data companies in Australia and beyond. In 2007 Facebook got into trouble for Beacon – I wrote about it at the time – a service that reported on your behaviours online and offline for “personalisation” purposes.

What Brands Need to Know About Instagram’s Checkout Feature

Ignite Social Media

Great for them, but what does that mean for brands? Will this really be worth the brand’s investment? According to a Facebook study, 80% of consumers either research, decide to buy or discover new products and services on Instagram. Watch Outs for Brands.

Facebook Privacy Gone Awry: Search Engines Indexing Email Addresses from Facebook

Bill Hartzer

Private email addresses of individuals who have Facebook accounts are getting indexed by the search engines, including Google , Yahoo! , There are certain web pages on Facebook, mainly the Facebook Email Opt Out web page, that are getting indexed by the search engines.

What Does the New Facebook Mean for Brands?

SocialFish

This post by my friend Tonia Ries of the Realtime Report was so comprehensive that instead of doing my own version of a summary of Facebook-related analysis, I asked her if I could repost it here for you. So what does it all mean for brands? So what about brand pages?

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Is Facebook Still the Most Effective for Social Advertising?

Ignite Social Media

It is no secret that Facebook has seen its fair share of scrutiny related to data and security breaches, leading to Mark Zuckerberg answering questions from the Senate commerce and judiciary committees on privacy, data mining, regulations and Cambridge Analytica.

What Could Kill Google and Facebook

Webbiquity SMM

A potential Google killer , Facebook killer or even Twitter killer may not do it with superior technology, but simply with a better user experience. Facebook. One of the biggest complaints about Facebook is of course its constantly changing interface , and its convoluted privacy settings have also repeatedly come under fire (as have changes to its privacy settings ). Imagine that you walk into a restaurant and there’s no one there to take your order.

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3 Major Changes Coming to Facebook in 2019

Later

There are some big Facebook changes coming soon in 2019, with the company’s focus shifting to community and privacy. Here are the new features and changes coming to Facebook in 2019: Facebook Update #1: A New Mission and Focus on Privacy.

Instagram vs Facebook: which is best for your brand’s strategy?

Sprout Social

When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook is the big guy on campus. As of June 2019, Facebook has grown to have 2.38 Over the past decade, Facebook has redefined the way we look at social networks and also expanded the possibilities of social media for businesses.

Facebook’s little secret…

Sherrilynne Starkie

It’s based on how I helped one company start its journey into social media by creating a Facebook secret group. Still we can all learn from the experiment… Facebook’s secret groups. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE.

Facebook Clear History, Apple ITP & Chrome Updates: What It All Means for Brands

Likeable

In May 2018, Facebook announced that it would be launching a Clear History tool, which would give users the ability to delete data that the platform gathers from third-party websites. Then seen as a damage control move in the wake of last year’s Cambridge Analytica scandal, the tool is finally nearing its release as Facebook continues its bid to prioritize data privacy. With less data available for targeting built from the Facebook pixel (e.g.

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