Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Brand leaders around the globe are freaking out as they read the blog posts, watch the videos and see the tweets fly by from the Facebook fear mongers crying that the end of Facebook as we know it has arrived. Facebook 2018 is all About Engagement. What does Facebook owe you? .

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Facebook Marketers are Already Fumbling News Feed Change

Jon Loomer

It’s been a little over a week since Facebook announced the latest news feed change intended to surface more content from friends and less content from brands. In that time, it’s clear marketers are setting the groundwork for future news feed changes.

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10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content that Owns the News Feed Like a BOSS

Pam Moore

Facebook recently announced big changes to the Facebook News Feed algorithm that impacts publishers, brands, celebrities and just about any business or human being who wants to conduct any type of business utilizing Facebook. Except the big guy is Facebook.

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Should We Be Worried about the Facebook Explore Feed?

agora pulse

Could the new Facebook Explore feed be the end of organic reach? Are we close to Facebook “Reach Zero”? What on Earth is the Explore feed? The Explore feed is a new tab on Facebook. In a statement , Facebook later called this “an experiment.”

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Is Your Social Media Content Really Top of News Feed Worthy?

Pam Moore

Are you tired of looking for the magic easy button to help you get your business content to the top of the News Feed? Do you dream about your content showing up on top of the Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn News Feed?

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Mark Zuckerberg Announces Major News Feed Changes

Myrland Marketing

If your Facebook News Feed has historically been dominated by updates from brands, businesses, and news media, get ready for a major shift. Those of us who also use Facebook to communicate professionally haven’t been too happy about these changes.

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Permanently Set Your Facebook Feed To Show Most Recent Instead Of Top Stories

SocMed Sean

For example, I’m still trying to figure out why Instagram doesn’t have a good way to upload photos from the desktop or why Twitter makes it so hard to switch to desktop view on an iPad or tablet. Facebook Featured Mobile Social Media

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Best Practices for Twitter

Ignite Social Media

Twitter gives users the ability to stay in touch with their favorite brands, in a “happening now” atmosphere. When using any social platform, like Instagram , Pinterest or Facebook, it’s always helpful to have some tips and tricks to follow.

What You Need to Know About Facebook’s News Feed Changes

SocialFish

Facebook page admins take note: just when you thought you’d figured out Facebook’s EdgeRank algorithm, they’ve changed the game and the way News Feed works. Here’s what you need to know about the News Feed changes: Story Bumping.

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New Facebook And Instagram Ad Options | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

Can the world handle two Facebook news feeds? Ad views also start as soon as the ad appears, rather than the three second rule that is applied to Facebook videos. In related news, Facebook is trying to make Canvas ads easier to make.

How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter

Convince & Convert

For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. But here’s why even a Jack Attack might not save the company from eventual MySpace-ization : Facebook is slowly strangling Twitter at every turn. Twitter rolls out Vine.

Twitterfeed, HootSuite RSS Feeds, and Blog Posting Schedules

Kikolani

Are there blogs that you read regularly that you find so good that you end up sharing every post on Twitter? Twitterfeed and HootSuite offer the ability to take a RSS feed from any site and update it to your Twitter account automatically when new feed items are found.

Nine years of Twitter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter has been around now for nine years; during that short time it’s changed both the PR profession and practitioners alike. I’ve built an international following and have had many great opportunities come my way thanks to my Twitter profile. How to be smart on Twitter.

How to Customize Your Facebook News Feed to Maximize Your Productivity

Buffer Social

Facebook is still the leading platform for marketers. From our State of Social Media 2016 report , we found that 93 percent of marketers are actively using Facebook for their business. 4 Key Areas of Your Facebook News Feed to Customize (and How to Customize Them).

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Force Feed

Twist Image

They're doing the heavy lifting, in a world where most people can't be bothered with 140 characters on Twitter , so they've started snapping each other on Snapchat. Ultimately, we will get the Facebook that we deserve. .And, Not on Facebook , but in the physical form? Meaning: super fun and smart in person, but when it comes to Facebook, there's a real underbelly to them. Facebook is making Facebook more personal. Force feed me. facebook.

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How To Post Facebook Posts to Twitter without using social media Tools

BeingOptimist

Facebook 0. Twitter 0. So, today, I will be sharing with you significant features of Facebook through which you would be able to auto-post your Facebook post to Twitter automatically. So let us check-in details how to auto post from Facebook posts to Twitter.

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Twitter Cleans up Spam Accounts

Ignite Social Media

Facebook is not the only social media channel that is trying to build back their reputation. Twitter has been struggling ever since they moved away from their bread and butter of the reverse chronological feed in early 2016. Twitter Repositioning Themselves with #StartWithThem.

10 Easy Tips to Build Your Fan Base on Facebook & Twitter

yMarketingMatters

Your business has a great Facebook and Twitter page. I take it that: You are creating and posting good, if not great, interesting, compelling content and your Facebook page and Twitter feed are full of information, news, reviews and links. Facebook Marketing Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter Facebook Community Facebook content Facebook fan Facebook fanbase Facebook posting Facebook sharing Facebook username marketing for small business Twitter followers

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Can't Facebook Kill Twitter?

Twist Image

Twitter does one thing right that Facebook isn't doing. No, it's definitely not how Twitter handle trolls and harassment. Facebook has hashtags. Facebook has a timeline. Facebook allows you to search for things like this, but the interface and feed doesn't pull it all together well, and the algorithm messes with how information appears. Still, let's think about how easy it would be for Facebook to kill Twitter (you know, just for fun!). .

What Twitter could learn from Facebook Deals

Direct Marketing Observations

I know that the comparisons between Facebook and Twitter are not justified. Facebook is really about developing deeper relationships with friends and family whereas Twitter is more about sharing and consuming information with people in a quick and easy fashion.

Top five: Facebook continues towards world domination

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Facebook continues towards world domination. Amazon, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube. Facebook gets Golden Globes over incumbent Twitter. Facebook now dominates as THE live streaming platform of choice. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner.

Google+ Isn’t Dying. Facebook Isn’t Dying. The News Feed is Dying.

Stay N' Alive

Paul Adams, inventor of Google+ Circles, and an all-around smart guy, wrote a post I shared earlier today on Facebook about basically the death of “the destination” His post really resonated with me. Facebook as you know it will be gone. Twitter as you know it will be gone.

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Google+ Isn’t Dying. Facebook Isn’t Dying. The News Feed is Dying.

Stay N' Alive

Paul Adams, inventor of Google+ Circles, and an all-around smart guy, wrote a post I shared earlier today on Facebook about basically the death of “the destination” His post really resonated with me. Facebook as you know it will be gone. Twitter as you know it will be gone.

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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.

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Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

yMarketingMatters

What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Paper, Twitter Tweaks Homepage Search, Foursquare Now Delivers

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare: Facebook launches mobile app Paper. Facebook. Twitter. And have you checked out Facebook’s Paper yet?

The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

The rise of stories across Snapchat, Instagram, Whatsapp, Messenger and Facebook is the perfect example of this. The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed.

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches #FirstTweet, Facebook Paper Teams With TED

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including lots of changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter celebrates its 8th birthday with #FirstTweet. Facebook. Twitter.

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Proper Care and Feeding of a Blog

Webbiquity SMM

When someone is thoughtful enough to link to your blog, show your appreciation: leave a comment on their blog, link to their post from your blog or from Twitter, Digg their post, send them a quick note, do something to affirm the recognition. By following these tips for the proper care and feeding of your blog you’ll increase your odds of blogging success. Share this on Facebook. My daughter is hooked on those pet rescue shows on Animal Planet.

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Thursday Roundup: Twitter Tips

Waxing UnLyrical

Social media platforms will come and go; but I truly believe that if any recent platform has had a dramatic impact on how we communicate, it’s Twitter. 6 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Followers. 15 People Every B2B Marketer Should Follow On Twitter.

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Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Facebook. 6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Five feeds???

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Email is Dead, Twitter’s Amplify Now on Movie Screens

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn: Facebook’s new ad campaign structure. Facebook. Twitter.

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New Twitter Features Summed Up

Mindjumpers

Tweet Last week, Twitter announced some major changes that will affect how both users and businesses use and spend time on the site. Here’s a sum up of the most prominent changes: Twitter redesign. As you use Twitter, the feature will be better at serving you content.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

The Realtime Report

Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Facebook tests new ‘buy’ button for online purchases in U.S. Twitter.

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Social media top 5: Twitter takes on spammers and bots

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social Media Top Five: Twitter cuts off spammers and bots. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google are all featured. Twitter's fight against spammers and bots. More ways to share 3D posts on Facebook. Facebook: “It's not a dislike button”. REPORT.

The Best Time to Post on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn

Hootsuite

We were able to get the best time to post on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram , and the best day to post for Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn. The best time to post on Facebook. The best time to post on Twitter. The best time to post on Facebook.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Adds Photo Tagging, Facebook Acquires Oculus VR

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter: Twitter rolls out photo tagging. Facebook. Twitter.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Save for Later’ Reading Feature, Twitter Beefs Up Security

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Buffer: Facebook. Twitter.

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Facebook and hashtags: at long last

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook has introduced the use of hashtags ! This week, Facebook announced rolled out a series of features that surface some of the interesting discussions pe ople are having about public events, people and topics. Related posts: Facebook news today.