Facebook’s Privacy Settings (Infographic)
SEPTEMBER 2, 2016
Let’s face it: Most Facebook users just don’t understand the privacy options available to them, despite numerous initiatives by the social network to address this issue. Facebook Infographics Intella privacy Privacy Settings safety security Vound Software
Facebook Revamps Privacy Basics
JANUARY 26, 2017
Facebook issued an update to its Privacy Basics portal in advance of Data Privacy Day Jan. The social network introduced Privacy Basics in November 2014 , saying at the time that it offered interactive guides to answer the most frequently asked questions by users about how they could control their information on Facebook. We’re making these improvements as part of Data Privacy Day, held each year on Jan.
Facebook Privacy & Employers: 5 Must-Reads
MARCH 26, 2012
Here are 5 must-reads related to Facebook privacy and employers that we don’t want you to miss. Facebook Privacy Debate a Passionate One. By Christina DesMarais Employers who ask job applicants for the passwords they use to log in to Facebook are going overboard.
What Are The Privacy Options For Group On Facebook
Social Media Network Marketing
APRIL 19, 2015
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.
Facebook, WhatsApp Face Another Privacy Flap in Germany
SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
Facebook Sharing and Privacy Tips (Video)
OCTOBER 28, 2011
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.
Could the Survival of Facebook Depend on Its Privacy?
AUGUST 22, 2012
Facebook stock is not doing very well. Some are even beginning to question whether Mark Zuckerberg can continue as the leader of Facebook (somewhere, the Winklevoss twins are howling with laughter). Google is much more like Apple, Facebook is more like Yahoo!).
Tracking, Personalization And Screams Of Privacy
FEBRUARY 15, 2013
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).
[Cool Infographic Friday] Is there such a thing as online privacy?
SEPTEMBER 19, 2014
The post [Cool Infographic Friday] Is there such a thing as online privacy? Short answer is no, but more interestingly to me is the fact that despite these numbers, everyone uses social media anyway. H/t Rad Campaign and Craig Newmark. ————-. photo credit ).
Will Facial Recognition Ads End Privacy?
SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
There’s a new attack on privacy: Facial recognition -driven advertising. This service matches your physical image at a store or location against your social profile pictures via the Facebook API , and then serving you specific social deals on site. Privacy’s Last Stand?
The End Of Privacy. The Beginning Of Personalization
SEPTEMBER 18, 2013
In this chapter, I also identify that one of the biggest challenges facing businesses today is their ability (or inability) to better explain to consumers the chasm that exists between privacy (knowing a lot of personal information) in contrast to personalization (knowing what people are doing online to create a better experience for them). It removes the privacy issue (hopefully. facebook. privacy.
Big Data, Influencers, Privacy and Other Digital Termites
JANUARY 30, 2013
This podcast offers a sneak preview , which is also transcribed below… We got into all sorts of fun things, including big data, influencers, privacy and other digital termites. Image by NEXT Berlin.
[COMIC] The Facebook Quota
JUNE 25, 2013
While I do love connecting with my friends, family and colleagues on Facebook, sometimes the drama of the social network gets to be a bit too much. If you think about it, Facebook has essentially replaced the drama of the television “soap opera” with the drama of real life.
Do Americans Trust Facebook?
The Realtime Report
APRIL 4, 2014
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.
Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media
MAY 18, 2011
What happens when you point your iPhone, mobile phone or any new camera at a group of people and get their Facebook and Twitter IDs, their last status updates and other goodies – all from the fact the camera does facial recognition?
The Power of Google+: Privacy "Circles" the Entire Experience
Stay N' Alive
JUNE 29, 2011
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.
The Other Side Of Privacy
MAY 16, 2011
You can't throw a rock and not hit a concern about privacy and the use of our data online. From newer media initiatives (think Facebook Beacon ) to cyber-attacks (see what Sony has been dealing with ), not a week goes by that some sort of privacy breach or plans for a corporation to do something funky with consumer's data isn't in the news. The other side of privacy. Facebook will never use any of your content without your consent. Privacy and our data is ours.
AUGUST 30, 2016
What I Like About the New Facebook Timeline Profile, Privacy Settings, and News Feed
SEPTEMBER 24, 2011
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.
AUGUST 25, 2016
APRIL 26, 2013
This infographic is a little hard to read, but has some interesting food for thought nonetheless. Infographic by WebpageFX. Debunking the Hype
Removing Trending Articles From Your Facebook Timeline
MAY 22, 2012
Facebook does it again! Facebook inserts these trending articles to your timeline, presumably because your friends or family are sharing them. Personally, I want Facebook to stay the heck out of my timeline.
How Facebook Could Become Irrelevant
NOVEMBER 20, 2012
After surpassing 1 billion users this past month, Facebook has become an institution that appears to have some staying power. But there is a lingering issue that threatens Facebook’s dominance even more than advertising revenue and stockholder discontent.
Has Social Media Killed Off Privacy?
MAY 5, 2011
Tagging occurs when a friend uploads a photograph of you to Facebook or Flickr or another photo sharing site. There are plans to pull your online identities such as Facebook and Twitter into customer relationship management (CRM) systems, for sales and customer service folk.
Journalism 101, Facebook-Style
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
Facebook last week launched a series of online courses for journalists via its Blueprint global training program. We’ve heard from journalists that they need more information when deciding between setting up a page or a profile and about how to manage privacy settings.
Protecting Your Online Privacy: How to Keep Your Online Activity Private from Pirates, Hackers and Marketers
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
The recent proliferation of social media networks has increased awareness of online privacy issues. On the surface, some may feel that online privacy is only a concern for those attempting to hide their internet activities. Online privacy is an issue that impacts ALL of us.
Facebook Faces More Potential Privacy-Related Legal Issues in EU
MAY 25, 2016
Facebook continues to face pressure in the European Union over transferring data from customers there to the U.S. Facebook’s European headquarters is in Dublin. and the European Commission , and according to Fortune, the Privacy Shield deal that replaced Safe Harbor is stricter, but there are loopholes. Fortune also shared the following statement from Facebook: Thousands of companies transfer data across borders to serve their customers and users.
Non-Facebook Users to Start Seeing Audience Network-Powered Ads
MAY 27, 2016
“Over the coming months,” you won’t have to be a Facebook user to see ads powered by the social network. The social network also touted the measurement benefits for advertisers, saying that they will now be able to count conversions from people who are not connected to Facebook.
Using Facebook Hashtags for Your #FacebookMarketing
AUGUST 9, 2013
When Facebook introduced its Twitter-like hashtag (#) feature in June, marketers began to buzz about the potential boosting effects that this new Facebook trend can bring to brands and businesses. Hashtags are gaining momentum on Facebook. How to Use Facebook Hashtags.
Was Privacy An Anomaly All Along?
AUGUST 24, 2015
So, are we all ready for a post-privacy world or have we been living it for a long time already? . Facebook can be awkward, as many use it - primarily - for family and friends. facebook. Every Monday morning at 7:10 am, I am a guest contributor on CHOM 97.7 FM radio broadcasting out of Montreal (home base). It's not a long segment - about 5 to 10 minutes every week - about everything that is happening in the world of technology and digital media. The good folks at CHOM 97.7
Facebook Messenger Testing Disappearing Messages
JULY 8, 2016
Facebook Messenger is testing a new feature called ‘secret conversations,’ which will allow users to control how long their messages remain visible after they’ve been sent. We’ve put a lot of thought into the design and implementation of this capability, and we are grateful to the security and privacy experts who have given us their valuable input all along this journey.
21 Fantastic Facebook Marketing Guides
APRIL 8, 2014
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.
Facebook’s Messenger App: What You Need To Know
The Social Media Incubator
AUGUST 18, 2014
In recent weeks, Facebook has been the talk of the town by making it required for mobile users to download their Messenger app to send their friends messages from their mobile device. Many users have expressed concerns with the new app’s privacy settings, permissions, and use of the app. Here’s the truths you need to know about Facebook’s Messenger app. Facebook’s Messenger App is Not New. Facebook’s Privacy Terms Are Not New.
Facebook Reactions – Three Months On
MAY 18, 2016
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”.
Privacy, Frictionless Sharing, and Hasah Elahi
The Way of the Web
DECEMBER 5, 2011
I’ve been looking at the rise of ‘frictionless sharing’ – exemplified by Spotify autoposting every song you play on Facebook.
The 5-Step Secret To Facebook Timeline Privacy Bliss
DECEMBER 19, 2011
The new Facebook Timeline profile is now available to any of the site’s 800 million+ users who decide to activate it. Here are 5 things you need to do right now to attain Facebook Timeline privacy bliss prior to activating the new Timeline profile.
Facebook Testing Ability for Users to Post to News Feed But Not Timeline
JUNE 8, 2016
Facebook is testing a way to allow users to post to News Feed without those posts ever appearing in their Timelines. Facebook users always had the option of removing posts from their Timelines via Activity Log , but if this feature is rolled out widely, that step would be unnecessary.
Settlement Announced For Facebook Privacy
Small Business Mavericks
DECEMBER 3, 2011
It looks as if Facebook has gotten its hands slapped. The Federal Trade Commission announced on Tuesday that a settlement has been reached in regards to Facebook’s privacy practices. Facebook will now have to conduct privacy audits every two years for the next 20 years. This is a result of the mishandling of Facebook users’ private information back in December 2009. Facebook was sharing user information with outside developers.
Social Media Networking: Gone Is The Luxury of Privacy
Diva Marketing Blog
FEBRUARY 21, 2012
Sometimes the responses focused on the defining the tools like Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs. Gone is the luxury of privacy. . She's on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Linkedin, Blogs and Pinterest.
Facebook Testing Ads on Messenger Home Screen in Australia, Thailand
JANUARY 25, 2017
Those ads have to go somewhere, and now, for a small test group of users in Australia and Thailand, “somewhere” is the home screen on Facebook Messenger. And Chudnovsky said in his interview with Wagner: We don’t want to even risk (invading user privacy).