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. When to use a Facebook Group.

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What’s New with Facebook Groups

Ignite Social Media

Facebook Groups bring together people with shared likes and interests, allowing them to engage in a smaller, more private space. This isn’t a new feature – it’s actually been around for a while – but new updates announced during the F8 conference look to put Facebook Groups front-and-center on the social platform. announced during the conference and helps bring Groups into the spotlight with a redesigned tab. Facebook is also making it easier to participate with your Groups.

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LinkedIn Announces New Groups Features, Catering to Increased Group Engagement

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has announced some new features for groups, with group engagement on the rise

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Change: Pages Can Join Facebook Groups

Jon Loomer

In a change that could have a signficant impact, Pages can now join Facebook groups. If you are a group moderator, you should think about whether you want this to be the new normal. Note that Pages have been able to create and link groups for a while now. Did you miss it?

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[Answered] Moving Facebook Photos In A Group Into Different Albums

SocMed Sean

While a lot of folks found those steps to be very valuable, a LOT more surfaced the question asking how to do the exact same thing for a Facebook group. Ppl have uploaded photos to closed family group page – so they are just in PHOTOS tab area (not an album).

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Facebook Groups Targeted by Spammers in New Wave of Misuse

Social Media Today

Facebook groups have been subject by a new attack from sabotage gangs who join, post offensive content, then report the group

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Carlsberg Group

Mindjumpers

Challenge: Despite being one of the leading breweries in the world, the Carlsberg Group had a globally fragmented social media presence. Solution: Together with Carlsberg Group Digital, Mindjumpers solved these challenges by creating a social media hub and global social media strategy that would strengthen brand activation at a global and local level.

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The New Facebook Groups Explained

Mindjumpers

New changes are constantly being made, so I’m going to try and sort out the confusion a bit by explaining how to use the new groups. First of all, the new groups differ a lot from the groups that we have known so far. Groups as a collaboration tool.

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LinkedIn Groups Vs. Facebook Groups: The Ultimate B2B Marketing Showdown

Social Media Today

Groups can be a great way to facilitate connection with your audience - but which groups option is better for B2B marketers

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Facebook Updates Group Invites, Removing Ability to Automatically Add Members

Social Media Today

Facebook has updated some of its rules relating to how group admins can invite new members

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Facebook Adds New Groups Features, Including Expansion of Mentorships

Social Media Today

As part of its latest Communities Summit, Facebook has unveiled a new list of updates for groups

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Facebook Adds New Page and Group Ranking Factors into News Feed Algorithm

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced an update to its latest News Feed algorithm change, adding in new factors for Page and Group content

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Facebook Adds Page and Business Recommendations to Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook has added a new recommendations tab to Groups to help facilitate discovery through trusted groups

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15 Facebook Marketing Groups to Join in 2019

Social Media Today

These Facebook groups can help keep you up to date with the latest news and shifts within the digital marketing sector

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LinkedIn Continues to Re-Focus on Groups, Outlines New Groups Infrastructure

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has outlined its latest efforts to rejuvenate its groups experience, with still more to come

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Facebook Will Shutdown its Group Video Chat App Bonfire

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that its group video chat app Bonfire, which it launched in selected regions, will be shuttered

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Facebook Rolls Out Group Stories to All Regions

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that collaborative Stories for Groups are now being rolled out to all users

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How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand or Business

Social Media Today

Facebook has been putting increased emphasis on groups, which could present new opportunities for businesses

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Facebook Takes Action Against Instagram 'Pod' Groups

Social Media Today

Instagram 'pods' could come under more scrutiny after Facebook suspended various pod organization groups

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Facebook Announces New Mentorship Program for Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook has added a new mentorship program for groups, which will enable group admins to connect interested users

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Facebook Will Now Allow Pages to Join Facebook Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook will now allow Pages to contribute within Groups as Pages, a small but relevant update for marketers

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How To Make The Best Use of LinkedIn Groups

Mindjumpers

One of the most efficient and subtle ways of marketing your brand on LinkedIn is to work with LinkedIn Groups. LinkedIn has two types of groups, which can be classified as External and Owned Groups. Starting a Group on LinkedIn is one of the best ways to do that.

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LinkedIn Groups Marketing: Effectively Market Through Groups

Devumi

Of the many features of LinkedIn, Groups are often one of the most recommended for your marketing effort. LinkedIn groups marketing lets you better connect with other members for promotional purposes. Read on to learn how to make your LinkedIn Groups marketing […].

Facebook Groups for Pages: Cut Through the Clutter

Jon Loomer

Facebook has announced the launch of Groups for Pages, allowing brands, businesses, and artists to create groups around their super-fans. Let’s take a closer look at how these groups change things and how you can link a group to your page today.

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Facebook's Testing New 'Keyword Alerts' for Groups

Social Media Today

Facebook looks to be testing a new option to provide alerts for keyword mentions within Facebook groups

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LinkedIn Launches 'New LinkedIn Groups Experience'

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is rolling out its new Groups experience, which aims to re-ignite the platform's once vibrant groups offering

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How to Leverage the Value of Other People's Facebook Groups

Social Media Today

There are many articles about creating Facebook Groups for your business - but have you considered how you can leverage other people’s groups

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How to Delete a Facebook Group

agora pulse

Is it time to delete your Facebook group? Groups can be a valuable asset to your business marketing but they don’t always work out the way you planned. In this post, we’ll look at how to delete a Facebook group as well as some alternatives to pulling the plug.

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How to Delete a Facebook Group

agora pulse

Is it time to delete your Facebook group? Groups can be a valuable asset to your business marketing but they don’t always work out the way you planned. In this post, we’ll look at how to delete a Facebook group as well as some alternatives to pulling the plug.

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Facebook Group Updates: Insights, Scheduled Posts and More

Jon Loomer

Facebook is rolling out new features for Group admins that will aid in the management of members and content. Let’s take a closer look at what you can expect, and how you might take advantage of these updates… Group Insights. Group to Group Linking.

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Facebook Group Admins Can Now Pin Comments to Focus Discussion

Social Media Today

Facebook will now let group admins pin comments, enabling them to spark further discussion based on specific threads

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How to Optimize Your Content for Every Age Group [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Need help with your content planning? This infographic provides tips on how to reach each demographic subset

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Top 9 LinkedIn Social Media Marketing Groups

Firebelly

Here is a list of my nine favorite LinkedIn social media marketing groups that I think you’ll enjoy too. Description: This is the largest and most active social media marketing group on LinkedIn and it includes 20 subgroups for special interests. Group size: 999,929 members.

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An Overhaul to LinkedIn Groups | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking An Overhaul to LinkedIn Groups Written on June 22, 2010 by Justin Levy in linkedin , social media , social networks , video 28 Comments - Leave a comment! Do you find LinkedIn Groups useful?

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Facebook Announces Groups Tab, Coming Soon to the Main App

Social Media Today

Facebook will launch a new groups tab in their main app, further promoting group engagement

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Snapchat's Working on a New 'Join Group Chat' Sticker - Just Like Instagram

Social Media Today

Snapchat is working on a new sticker option that would enable viewers to join a group chat - which Instagram is also developing

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4 Ways Your Website Can Replace Focus Groups

Buzz Marketing for Technology

While focus groups attempt to simulate and gain insights on what the customer potentially thinks, nothing can substitute truly anonymous, honest and unbiased feedback. So how are websites replicating—and advancing—the traditional focus group?

New Facebook Group Tools, Mission Statement, Catfishing Defences

Devumi

Facebook has just announced a range of new tools and features that will improve the Group functionality, along with a brand new mission statement for Facebook Inc. The introduction of the new tools provides Group Admins ways to assess their group strategy to increase engagement.

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Leave A Facebook Group And Will The Other Members Be Notified When I Do?

SocMed Sean

Hi Sean – Is there an easy way to leave a Facebook group without letting everyone in the group know that I left? Facebook makes joining a Facebook group pretty easy. Just find the group and then click the “Join” button. If the group is an open group, you’ll be joined automatically. If the group requires approval, then you will be added as soon as the group admin reviews your request and allows it.

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LinkedIn Groups: What you Need to Know Now

SocialFish

But with regard to LinkedIn–specifically, LinkedIn groups–I’ve been chronicling them being stripped of features and utility for years now and it seems like their eventual demise that I and others have been predicting may actually be about to happen.

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Are LinkedIn Groups Experiencing A Crisis?

Meltwater

After all of the changes LinkedIn has made to groups, it’s no wonder LinkedIn users… Read More.

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Facebook F8 2019: Facebook Announces New Updates for Groups, Dating and an App Redesign

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced a heap of new updates for its main platform at F8 - here's a summary of all the key news

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Group Buying! Game Changer or Not?

Atom Thought

And that brings us to a couple of questions everyone is asking today- Is Group Buying going to be the next big thing? Or Is Group buying = social shopping? Let me explain- Group buying as we see today focuses on only one aspect of buying and that’s price or discounts!

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