Facebook: editing comments

Sherrilynne Starkie

Did you know that you can edit comments you’ve made on Facebook after you’ve published them? Just click in the top right corner of your comment, then go down to ‘Edit’ Change your mind again? Just hit escape and the original comment will stand. This is a boon to Facebookers who comment without their reading glasses on (like me). Facebook Will Allow You To Edit Comments – It’s About Time [Updates].

Thinking About Disabling Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

I remember when commenting was a feature at the bottom of every newspaper and media website article. Initially, anyone could add a comment without a profile. Readers grew frustrated with the lag between the time they posted their comments and the time the comments were approved.

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Facebook Looks to Prompt More Comments with New Comment Engagement Stats

Social Media Today

Facebook is looking to prompt more comments by highlighting the increased engagement your posts see when you comment on them

Facebook Adds New Option to Slow Down Comments Within Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook's added a new option which enables group admins to slow down comments in a group. which could help to ease tension and angst

Facebook Tests Updated Up and Downvoting for Comments in Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook is testing out another addition to its up and downvote option for group comments

Facebook Tests Public Comments Display on Facebook Stories

Social Media Today

This could be a new way to spark a different kind of engagement with the format

Facebook Looks to Prompt More Comments with New Comment Engagament Stats

Social Media Today

Facebook is looking to prompt more comments by highlighting the increased engagement your posts see when you comment on them

4 Ways Brands Can Use Instagram’s Pinned Comments

Later

Hello Instagram pinned comments, goodbye trolls. Aimed at tackling negative or offensive interactions on the platform, Instagram’s pinned comments feature helps you moderate posts and combat misinformation or bullying. What is the Instagram Pinned Comments Feature?

YouTube Tests New Channel Guidelines to Provide More Comment Management Options

Social Media Today

The process will enable Channel managers to set rules around posted comments on clips

Instagram Gives All Users the Option to Pin Post Comments

Social Media Today

After testing it out over the last few months, Instagram will now enable all users to pin up to three comments on their posts

TikTok Adds New Mute Option for Live Stream Comments, Outlines Latest Video Removal Stats

Social Media Today

The new option will provide a more brand-safe environment for live-streams, an important element in TikTok's eCommerce push

How To Turn Off Comments on Facebook Post (New Version)

BeingOptimist

Here is a straight forward guide to finding out how to turn off comments on Facebook post. Here, I have explained a clear procedure to disable or turn off comments on Facebook posts on several platforms. Method To Block or Turn off Comments on Facebook Post on PC or Browser.

Hello 2015, Goodbye Comments

Ari Herzog

I am disabling blog commenting on this post and into the future. My reason is simple: You’re reading but you’re not commenting. It is a time management task to ensure comments are real and not spam and I’m seeing lots of spam comments try to get published. Commenting is not that place anymore. My time otherwise spent reviewing pending comments and deleting the bulk of them will be relegated to tasks that matter.

YouTube Tests New Timed Comments in Video Playback to Provide More Context and Maximize Engagement

Social Media Today

YouTube is testing new timed comment displays within video playback to provide more context

YouTube Launches Super Chat and Super Stickers in More Regions, Adds New Comment Translation Options

Social Media Today

The new options will enable more YouTube creators to monetize their efforts, while YouTube's also testing changes to its 'Upload' page

Twitter Officially Launches New 'Retweets with Comments' Listings on iOS

Social Media Today

After testing the option over the past few weeks, Twitter is now officially releasing its new, integrated retweet display, which includes a separate list for 'Retweets with Comments'

TikTok Adds New Bulk Comment Deletion and Reporting Tools to Help Improve the User Experience

Social Media Today

TikTok has added a new bulk comment deletion tool to help users manage their in-app experience

Twitter Allows Retweets with Comments

The Social Media Incubator

It is now easier for users to retweet others and add their comments along with the retweet. Now, after hitting the retweet button, you are prompted to enter in your comments. After entering comments and retweeting, your tweet shows up with the retweeted message in an embedded box below your comment. Monday, April 6, Twitter revamped its retweet feature. Before, it had been a strenuous process to add commentary, stay within characters, etc.

Rethinking Blog Comments Again

Ari Herzog

If you look at every blog post I wrote in 2014 in reverse chronological order from yesterday’s post rationalizing why I tweet to my first post on branding , the above numeric series indicates how many comments people wrote on each post. This includes my comments, too. Why do I allow people to comment if few do? If you start at the beginning of the series (on the left) and skip over the 3, 0, and 1, the next three posts have zero comments. Musings comments

Commenting Etiquette 101

Jason Yormark

One of the things I’ve loved about blogging is getting to see the growth of comments on my blog over the years. However with more comments comes more questionable responses. I’ve gotten my fair share, and it got me thinking about comment etiquette. I suppose there are no hard fast rules per say when it comes to commenting on blogs, but I do believe there are at least some unwritten ones that I believe in. Don’t comment just to comment.

Instagram Tests New Comment 'Limits' to Help Reduce the Impact of Targeted Abuse by Groups

Social Media Today

The option aims to combat brigading and Cancel Culture pile-ons

TikTok Adds New Comment Review Option, Providing More Control for Creators

Social Media Today

TikTok has added a new comment review option to provide more control for users

Delurk and Add a Comment in 2017

Ari Herzog

Beginning in 2009 and several more times over the years, I invited my blog readers to delurk and add a comment. Jeff commented for the first time. If you choose to delurk and add a comment below, don’t think of it as a favor to me but as a favor to everyone else. See, as much as I enjoy reading a comment, I can assure you many comments are added as a direct result of other comments preceding them. Comments I delurked!

Here’s Why Brands Are Taking Over Your Instagram Comments

Later

Have you spotted Instagram comments from huge brands or celebrities popping up in your feed as you scroll through the latest posts? . It used to be that brands wanted to receive Instagram comments from followers to grow their account. using witty comments to optimize their exposure on Instagram and gain more followers! . Here’s how you can use Instagram comments to fuel your growth: Why Instagram Comments Are More Important Than Ever If You Want More Followers.

New! Schedule a First Comment on Instagram with Later

Later

The ability to schedule your first comment on Instagram has been one of our most requested features from the Later community, so we’re thrilled to officially launch it today! But the first comment on Instagram isn’t limited to adding hashtags — you can add whatever text you like. .

Facebook Once Again Experiments with Up and Down Votes for Comments to Optimize Engagement

Social Media Today

Facebook is once again testing up and downvotes for comments, this time within groups, as a means to highlight the best responses

Commenting Etiquette 101

Jason Yormark

One of the things I’ve loved about blogging is getting to see the growth of comments on my blog over the years. However with more comments comes more questionable responses. I’ve gotten my fair share, and it got me thinking about comment etiquette. I suppose there are no hard fast rules per say when it comes to commenting on blogs, but I do believe there are at least some unwritten ones that I believe in. Don’t comment just to comment.

How Can Brands Manage Facebook Comment Overload

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recent comment count on Facebook brand pages is going up, just proving that now, people accept social media as an effective method of communicating with their brand and entering a conversation. These comments can obviously be both positive and negative and can suddenly spring up in quantities if your update has a viral potential. Most importantly it is crucial not to hit the panic button and do the easy thing of deleting all the negative comments or even the entire thread.

The Importance of Comments

Small Business Mavericks

How many of the blogs that you read do you comment on? How different do you think the blogs you read would be if there were no comments? Or if people did comment? If you can have a business blog that people read and comment on, you have a real-time focus group. If you answer the comments quickly, a conversation happens. If nobody is commenting on your blog, maybe it’s time to figure out why. Blogging for Small Business blogging comments marketing

Instagram Tests New Processes to Limit Potentially Offensive Comments

Social Media Today

Instagram is adding some new, automated warning prompts to deter people from posting potentially offensive remarks

Why Comments Are More Valuable Than Ever on TikTok

Later

If you’ve been scrolling TikTok this week, you might have noticed comments taking center stage. Thanks to TikTok’s unique video reply feature, brands and influencers are using their best comments to inspire new content for their feeds.

Managing Negative Comments in Social Media

Waxing UnLyrical

If you work as a social media manager or online community manager you see these all the time … negative comments. Here are 6 more tips on how to manage negative comments: Listen to what is being said. Don’t let negative comments linger. The longer a negative comment goes without a response, the more credibility the comment acquires. If the comment is from a turd, your community will see them for what they are, and they will lose their credibility.

Facebook Adds 'Feed Filter Bar' News Feed Control Tool, New Options to Restrict Post Comments

Social Media Today

Facebook has launched a new News Feed control option, which makes it easier to switch to different feed display listings

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Why Comments Are More Valuable Than Ever on TikTok

Later

If you’ve been scrolling TikTok this week, you might have noticed comments taking center stage. Thanks to TikTok’s unique video reply feature, brands and influencers are using their best comments to inspire new content for their feeds.

Twitter's Testing a New Way to Display Retweets With Comments

Social Media Today

Twitter is looking to address a common annoyance in how quote tweets are displayed in mentions

Facebook Announces Updated Ranking Factors for Post Comments

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced a couple of new considerations for how it ranks comments on posts

Instagram Adds New Anti-Bullying Measures, Including Bulk Comment Actions and Mention Controls

Social Media Today

Instagram has added some new anti-bullying measures, including the capacity to delete multiple comments at once and new controls on who can @mention your account

Facebook Employees Stop Work in Protest Against the Company's Inaction on Inflammatory Comments

Social Media Today

As protest action continues in various cities across the US, Facebook employees have called for the company to take a harder line against inflammatory comments

Real and Spam Blog Comments

Ari Herzog

Heed the advice of social media consultants and promote your blog by commenting on other blogs. Comments that tell a story help your brand and help me understand what you’re trying to convey. Commenting that anyone or her mother could write has zero value and is universally known as spam. Meet spam comments on my blog. Moreover, none of these writers abide by my comment policy of a first name last name convention. Meet real comments on my blog.

Reintroducing Blog Comment Moderation

Ari Herzog

It is common for companies (who don’t comprehend a blog comment is akin to having a conversation) to hire people to write manual comments on blogs all over the place in the hope an unsuspecting reader will click to learn more about the company product. Despite my replacing Akismet with the Growmap Anti-Spam Plugin two months ago that requires commenters to check a box before submitting a comment , the plugin only prevents automatic comments and not manual comments.