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?

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. Now, I have gotten a copy of the guidelines, and have set up the “pay with a tweet” service in order for you to download a copy of this document.

Altimeter Report Provides Facebook Page Guidelines, Benchmarks

Dave Fleet

Most brands neglect to set expectations through guidelines, commenting policies etc. In the latest of a series of practical and helpful resources for marketers, Altimeter Group has released a free report entitled The 8 Success Criteria for Facebook Page Marketing.

New Facebook Guidelines For Brand’s Timeline

Mindjumpers

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. Facebook has clearly laid down some guidelines for cover images.

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. 12 Tips for Corporate Social Media Policy Guidelines.

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.

Guidelines for Successful Targeting Through Social Media

Mindjumpers

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.

Semantics: Social Media Policy, or Guidelines?

SocialFish

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. Guidelines.

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

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.

Another Word on Social Media Guidelines

SocialFish

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.

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.

SEO Guidelines – Four Major SEO Pitfalls to Avoid

Social Media Marketing

If you own a website, then definitely you would be using the basic SEO techniques to drive traffic to your site. Sometimes, your SEO techniques may not favor your website and your site may step down from the search engine rankings. This indicates that something is missing on your site. This article will be useful for the websites that need good SEO optimization. Search Engine Optimization cannot be effectively implemented in one or two days.

Google Irrelevant Keywords Section In Quality Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

Google added the “Irrelevant keywords” section to the sidebar of the Google Quality Guidelines. I believe this is an attempt specifically to “work” the mention of phone numbers into the guidelines.

There is Nothing About Negative SEO in Google Webmaster Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

There is nothing about Negative SEO in Google’s Webmaster Guidelines. After a review of Google’s Webmaster Guidelines, from what I can tell, there are no actual references to the practice of Negative SEO.

SEMPO Caught Violating Google Webmaster Guidelines for Advertorials

Bill Hartzer

SEMPO, The Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization , is taking advantage of text links in advertorials, clearly a violation Google Webmaster Guidelines for link schemes.

Is Today Tonight Breaking Facebook Competition Guidelines?

Laurel Papworth

Facebook Page Competition Guidelines T&Cs. Please note that compliance with these Guidelines does not constitute the lawfulness of a promotion. The rest are on the other guideline pages. Facebook Media social media Competition guidelines t&C Today Tonight

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

Firebelly

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?

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.

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.

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.

What every social media marketer should know about the 2013 FTC guidelines

SocialFish

Great video by Andy Sernovitz on the FTC Rules. We all need to watch this asap. Notes below are from the Vimeo notes. Social Media Ethics Briefing: Staying Out of Trouble — presented by Andy Sernovitz from SocialMedia.org on Vimeo.

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

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.

Using Google AdSense Hurts Mobile User Experience, Violates Google’s Own Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

Adding Google AdSense to your website hurts the mobile user experience on your website and violates Google’s own suggested guidelines. I have been working on my own site, this site, to optimize it for page load speed.

Google: Watermarks in Google Shopping Images Violates Guidelines

Bill Hartzer

A merchant who participates in Google Shopping has received a warning from Google that the images they are using in their Google Shopping feed violate their guidelines because watermarks are included.

Breakdown of Facebook's new promotions and contest guidelines.

Josh S Peters

Facebook has updated their promotion and contest guidelines again and it seems like nobody is paying attention. Facebook Rights: They may (and have) change the guidelines when ever they want to and don’t have to notify you. If you’re considering PLEASE READ THE GUIDELINES.

The Ideal Image Sizes for Your Social Media Posts: Guidelines for All 6 Major Social Networks

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2016 and has been updated with the latest ideal image sizes for the various social media platforms, as of August 2017. You’ve got all the great tools to create engaging images for social media. You know what the brain loves about visuals and how to build something beautiful to drive engagement. You’re all set to make something great! One last thing: How exactly should your image look so it fits in the News Feed, timeline, or stream?

Did you write any social media policies or guidelines in 2011?

SocialFish

Laid out guidelines for how to clearly separate or inter-mix personal and professional social media presences. Idealware is working on creating a Social Media Policy Workbook to be released in April at NTEN’s 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference. To support the Workbook content (and to highlight in an upcoming NTEN:Change article) they are hoping to profile a number of different organizations who are dealing with tough social media policy issues.

Facebook Page Promotions Guidelines and Tips

Lucy Hall

When administering a promotion via facebook it's hard to know what you can do or can't, often if you break the rules you may find yourself in hot water with facebook and even have your page taken down (and trust me, it's very hard to get hold of a facebook rep to put it back up again!)

Google Adds Report Spam, Paid Links, Malware Page to Quality Guidelines Navigation

Bill Hartzer

In the past 24 hours, Google appears to have added a new page as a part of their quality guidelines: a page that explains how to report spam, paid links, malware, and other problems. Previously this page was not a part of their quality guidelines located here.

Meeting Google’s Quality Guidelines: Will Google EAT Your Content?

ProBlogger

Google’s Updated Quality Guidelines . This past November, Google released their Quality Rater Guidelines so that businesses, marketers, content writers, and SEO experts could get an idea of exactly what the search engine giant was looking for when it came to quality content.

57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

As it happens, lots of organizations publish their social media guidelines online, ready for you to review and use yourself. Social Media Policies and Guidelines. Online Communications Guidelines. Editorial Guidelines. Social Media Guidelines. Social Media Guidelines. Community Guidelines. Guidelines for Student Blogging. Corporate Blogging Policies and Guidelines. Social Computing Guidelines. Social Media Guidelines.

Why You Need a Social Media Policy in Your Organization

Mindjumpers

Having a Social Media Policy or so-called “How to Safely Use Social Media Guidelines” will help your business or brand in the following way: Employees will gain knowledge on which kind of content that is allowed and not least valuable for your business to be shared.

How to Customize your Facebook Page

Mindjumpers

This blog post provides you with some quick guidelines on what to remember when having a Facebook page. Almost every modern company in the world has made the big decision; should we be on Facebook or not? Most of them said yes, and some of them without thinking of the consequences.

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Branded Content: 6 Things To Remember before Publishing

Mindjumpers

And as mentioned before always have the playbook within reach to check if you are aligned with the guidelines. We all know that tight deadlines and a busy everyday life at the office can make you compromise or perhaps skip double-checking.

Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

Yes, Facebook has what may seem like a ton of rules and guidelines if you are new to them. However, the truth is that as a marketer or business owner it is up to you understand the Facebook advertising policies and guidelines. Facebook is not going to force you to read the guidelines.

Larger Pictures in Facebook Page Link Posts

Mindjumpers

In order to generate the new, larger previews Facebook have made some guidelines: The images for desktop should optimally be 1200 x 630px. So far the design of link posts on Facebook has not been very appealing nor visible in the user’s News Feed.

This Week on Facebook

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , Social Media Marketing Tags: 2013 fall marketing trends , community guidelines , favicon , Social Media Marketing A roundup of this week’s Facebook Posts from Harp Social’s Facebook Page. Blog Facebook Social Media Marketing 2013 fall marketing trends community guidelines favicon

What You Need To Know About FTC Influencer Disclosures

Ignite Social Media

It may seem like old news to a lot of but, there are still a decent amount of people out there that don’t seem to know there are FTC Influencer Guidelines. One of the most important guidelines is surrounding disclosing a relationship between an influencer and a brand.

How to handle a shitstorm – before, during and after

Mindjumpers

With brands increasing their presence on social media regular crisis are to be expected.

Book Review: The Social Employee

Webbiquity SMM

Among them: • IBM: let employees develop the company’s social media guidelines. One of the most powerful impacts of social media is the way has democratized brands.

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