YouTube Announces Updated Monetization Guidelines, New Analytics Tools in the Mobile App

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Worth noting for creators and YouTube advertisers

How to Create Facebook House Rules or Community Guidelines

Harp Interactive

Blog Facebook How To Policy Social Media Marketing Facebook community guidelines Facebook house rules how to set up Facebook Community Guidelines How to set up Facebook House RulesDoes your Facebook Page have Rules or is it a free-for-all? A Facebook Page is an excellent venue for community building among brand advocates and customers (or potential customers) seeking more information, discounts, insight or customer assistance.


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Twitter Outlines Updated Verification Guidelines Ahead of the Re-Opening of Public Applications

Social Media Today

Twitter has outlined its new verification guidelines ahead of its re-opening of public applications for the verification badge

12 Guidelines for Corporate Social Media Policies

Harp Interactive

While wide social media participation offers innumerous advantages to companies and brands it also requires constant monitoring and the need to provide clear guidelines to all participants to protect both the employees and the company. Companies that encourage/embrace employee and member participation and provide broad guidelines primarily to keep the employees and the company safe. 12 Tips for Corporate Social Media Policy Guidelines.

Twitter Is Looking to Re-Open its Account Verification Process, Seeks Feedback on New Guidelines

Social Media Today

Twitter says that it's looking to re-open account verification, but it's looking for community input into what its new guidelines should be

TikTok Updates Community Guidelines and Safety Tools to Better Protect Vulnerable Users

Social Media Today

Ahead of the holidays, TikTok has announced a range of updates to its community guidelines in order to better protect users

Twitter's Looking to Re-Open its Account Verification Process, Seeks Feedback on New Guidelines

Social Media Today

Twitter says that it's looking to re-open account verification, but it's looking for community input into what its new guidelines should be

TikTok Updates Community Guidelines to Provide More Protection for Users

Social Media Today

The updates specifically focus on suicide hoaxes and dangerous viral trends

YouTube Adds New Guided Support Process for Community Guidelines Violations

Social Media Today

The updated process will provide more context on policy violations, and direct response options to resolve them

Facebook Provides Updated Overview of its Verification Guidelines for Facebook and Instagram

Social Media Today

The overview provides a full explanation of what Facebook's verification markers actually represent, and who qualifies for the tick

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

New Facebook Guidelines For Brand’s Timeline


Tweet Once Facebook timeline for Pages was launched on Feb 29, 2012, there have also been some changes in guidelines for brand pages. All the brands planning to introduce Timeline need to adhere to these guidelines. Although these guidelines do not explain much about the change in content policy, they clearly throw a lot of light on the new structural changes, especially the cover photo. Facebook has clearly laid down some guidelines for cover images.

Altimeter Report Provides Facebook Page Guidelines, Benchmarks

Dave Fleet

The report, based on input from 34 industry vendors and consulting agencies, outlines – you guessed it – eight criteria for determining the success of Facebook pages from companies’ perspectives, and in doing so provides a useful set of general guidelines for marketers managing or launching Pages. Most brands neglect to set expectations through guidelines, commenting policies etc.

YouTube Expands Comment Guidelines and Copyright Detection, Providing More Channel Management Options

Social Media Today

The new options provide more management capacity for channel managers, and more tools to secure branded content partnerships

TikTok's Guidelines Enforcement Report Shows Increases in Sexualized Content and Fake Accounts

Social Media Today

The report shows that TikTok's systems are detecting more violations, while also highlighting some key points of concern

TikTok Updates Moderation Guidelines Around QAnon and Harmful Targeting of Minorities

Social Media Today

TikTok has announced a range of updates to its rules in order to better protect its users and remove harmful misinformation

LinkedIn Adds New Warnings on Potentially Inappropriate Messages, Updates Guidelines on Behavior

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has added some new prompts to alert users to potentially inappropriate behavior, while it's also updated its Professional Community Policies to address member concerns

How to Create Effective Social Media Guidelines for Your Business


Every business should have social media guidelines. Social media guidelines lay down some rules. Done right, guidelines can empower employees with the information they need to make the right choices on social media—for themselves and the company. Social media guidelines examples.

Facebook Rolls Out Data Use Check-Up to Ensure Developers Adhere to Data Usage Guidelines

Social Media Today

Facebook is rolling out its Data Usage Check Up Tool to all developers using its API in order to reduce data misuse

SEO Guidelines for Sponsored Content and Partner Links

Adam Sherk

However in any implementation it is important to comply with search engine guidelines to avoid negative repercussions for SEO. How do publishers ensure that sponsored content complies with Google’s guidelines? Related posts: Google JavaScript Changes Put Publishers in Violation of Sponsored Link Guidelines. Sponsored content in various forms is growing in popularity as publishers seek additional sources of revenue.

Google Quality Rater Guidelines 2014

Bill Hartzer

I just got ahold of the latest copy of Google’s Quality Rater Guidelines, with a date of March 2014. But, if you’re in the online marketing business, are an SEO, or own a website, then you really should take a look at the latest guidelines, if just to make sure that your website or your client’s website(s) are compliant with Google’s latest Quality Rater guidelines. Part 2: Utility Rating Guideline. Part 3: Block Utility Rating Guideline.

Twitch Overhauls Harassment Guidelines, Bans Confederate Flag In Streams

Forbes Social Media

“While sexual harassment has always been prohibited on Twitch, we’ve heard from our community that our guidelines didn’t adequately account for harassing behaviors that are sexual in nature,” the company said.

IBM Social Computing Guidelines

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Social Computing Guidelines. In the spring of 2005, IBMers used a wiki to create a set of guidelines for all IBMers who wanted to blog. These guidelines aimed to provide helpful, practical advice—and also to protect both IBM bloggers and IBM itself, as the company sought to embrace the blogosphere. So we turned to IBMers again to re-examine our guidelines and determine what needed to be modified. IBM Social Computing Guidelines: Executive Summary.

How to Comply with FTC Guidelines

Convince & Convert

To expand on yesterday’s post on how brands are balancing good marketing with lawful compliance , I interviewed a brand who emphasizes ethical marketing and double checks that all of their blogger outreach complies with FTC Guidelines. According to the FTC, the brand is the responsible party for ensuring that the FTC Guidelines are followed.

Guidelines for Successful Targeting Through Social Media


Tweet Most businesses however big or small, now have a presence on different social media channels as suggested by their strategists and they also run campaigns to gain traction on their profiles. But actually, a successful social media strategy is one which makes your customers visit your page at least once when they access Facebook or look out for your updates on Twitter.

Another Word on Social Media Guidelines


Good social media guidelines and training gives your employees and members clear direction on how to embrace social media as a way to achieve your mission. The guidelines should not control their behavior but teach them how to maximize the benefits of this new medium. The popularity and wide spread use of social media is creating opportunities and challenges for associations.

Semantics: Social Media Policy, or Guidelines?


Instead of heresy, this is really an argument about semantics – policy versus guidelines. Although the SocialFish white paper and many others use the term “social media policy”, we are really talking about social media guidelines. We call many documents policies, when they are really guidelines, procedures, rules, directives or processes. Guidelines. Guidelines are one of many formats used by associations to implement and support its policies.

3 guidelines to empower your local marketing

Atom Thought

I was reading a recent issue of Forbes India where they enlightened readers on the FDI and one of the statements caught my eye. That statement was by a FMCG/Retail executive who stated that consumers’ tastes and preferences vary every few hundred kilometers. Infact there is a sea-change of difference between consumers of Pune and. Digital Insight

Best Business Social Media and Blogging Guidelines

The Way of the Web

Social Media policies and guidelines are vital for every business and employee. Rather than relying on the efforts of a small group of individuals to monitor, engage, interact and report on all activity across the plethora of social networks, blogs, wikis, forums and other locations, a good social media policy or set of guidelines means that the workload can be shared, and the responses can be crafted by those in the best position to respond with the right knowledge on a subject.

When Bad Reviews Are a Good Thing: Guidelines and Checklist of Best Practices for Reviews


If you are using Pixlee TurnTo’s human moderation services, have you revisited your guidelines recently? If you need access to your human moderation guidelines please email and ask for your guidelines.

YouTube's CEO Provides an Update on Monetization Tools, Copystrikes and Content Guidelines

Social Media Today

YouTube's CEO Susan Wojcicki has covered a range of topics in her latest quarterly update

7 Tips for #SocialMedia guidelines and Government

Laurel Papworth

Five years ago I wrote a list of social media guidelines for the Enterprise which has been read 100,000+ times. And even today creating social media guidelines for staff are a challenge. I often ask my students to get into teams and come up with some guidelines. This article references the Australian Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet secret guidelines requiring staff to report on fellow workers who post anonymously an opinion on a political situation.

Apple Warns Parler Of Imminent Ban Due To ‘Serious App Store Guideline Violations’

Forbes Social Media

Apple has warned alt-right social networking app Parler that unless it moderates and removes content that encourages illegal activity, it could be banned from the App Store.

‘CDC Says’ Jokes Trend After New Covid-19 Isolation, Quarantine Guideline Changes

Forbes Social Media

The CDC didn't actually say that it's OK to text your ex while drunk or take a bath with a toaster. Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Social Media /social-media business pharma

Your Digital Tattoo: Guidelines On What (And What Not) To Tweet


Here’s the three basic guidelines. Editorial Note: this is neither a condemnation or an endorsement of the @veevee example used here. Social media has become a digital tattoo. What kind of tattoo do you have? Are you concerned about what people are seeing and can find? Are you prepared for your email (tweet, facebook update, instagram photo) to define the rest of your life – you better be #doubleeffin sure.

How To Earn The Love – The Guideline To True Romance

Social Media with Romona

The post How To Earn The Love – The Guideline To True Romance appeared first on Social Media Workshops | Washington DC, Maryland & Virginia | Social Media How To's with Romona. Read to stay up-to-date on the best practices of social media marketing, email marketing, online marketing, affiliate marketing, and personal branding. Rule 2: Imminent death is one of the most aphrodisiac.

TikTok Finally Bans Disinformation Campaigns in Updated Community Guidelines

Forbes Social Media

TikTok on Wednesday issued new community guidelines explicitly prohibiting “disinformation campaigns" in the wake of rising concern over how social media companies are handling misinformation

Download the Ultimate Facebook Image Size Guide Cheat Sheet

Pam Moore

With more than 1.23 billion daily active users on Facebook, it’s no surprise businesses large and small are hopping on the business marketing engine that Facebook has become. You can attract, inspire and engage your target customer in conversation and business transactions quickly if you know the platform and how to make it work for your business. One very important factor for success on any social network including Facebook, is visual marketing.

Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo

Freelance Social Media

Guidelines for Timeline Cover Photo. Guidelines for your Facebook Page’s Timeline Cover Photo. The Timeline design will be coming to Facebook Pages on March 30th. For now, admins can preview the design and publish it for public view if they’d like. As you can see, the cover photo is prime real estate and I’m sure you’re thinking of all the possibilities you could do with it.

Influencers! Must read > New Facebook guidelines for branded content

Janet Fouts

An influencer must have a verified Facebook page and tag the marketer's page in any post that mentions a third party brand, product, or sponsor. Facebook Social Media Networks Social Media Tips and Tricks Content Marketing Facebook ads influencer outreach