Category Archives: How To Tutorials

How to Use New Facebook Hashtags

Facebook Hashtags – A beginner's guide to using and avoid abusing Facebook's newest feature.  It's official! Clickable Facebook hashtags are now functional to a small percentage of Facebook users and will be opened up to everyone on the network in the near future. Facebook's decision to make hashtags functional closely follows the univeral click culture of other popular features already offered by…

How to Get Back to Business with your Facebook Cover Image

It isn't often I want to start a blog post off by saying "forget what I told you before" but when it comes to the Facebook cover image that is the case. It turns out Facebook has relaxed its previously strict guidelines to what could and could not be included in cover images for Facebook business pages….

How to Participate in a Twitter Chat

I don’t know about you, but I’m hooked on Twitter! I find it to be a super quick and fun way to not only express myself online but also gain valuable insight on topics important to me and connect with people who share my similar interests. Recently I started expanding my Twittersphere by participating in…

Facebook Removed Your Email Address – How to Get it Back!

In a recent Facebook update, your personal email address (the one listed on your About section of your Timeline) was automatically removed and replaced with an @Facebook.com email address. This email is delivered to your “messages” section of your profile. This is no doubt a tactic by the world’s number one social network to keep…

How to Find Your Facebook “Voice” using new Facebook Pages Feature

Whether you are an admin for a single Facebook page or multiple pages you have no doubt struggled with your Facebook posting persona or “voice.” Facebook just released a new feature that may help you more quickly “find your voice” when moving in and out of your different Facebook roles.  The new “voice” feature makes…

How to Grow a Local Pinterest Following

In my Florida Keys-based social media management and training business, I’m find myself fielding more and more questions about the hot new social network–Pinterest. Not too surprising, really, since the new darling of the social world has gained nearly overnight world-wide web popularity. At the start of 2012, Pinterest saw a 155% increase in unique…

How to share you are an organ donor on Facebook

In keeping with Facebook’s main mission to share information and connect people across the globe, on May 1, 2012, Mark Zuckerberg announced a new Facebook tool that enables users to now share that they are an organ donor. According to a statement released by Zuckerberg and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, there are more than 114,000 people…

How to Create a Facebook Interest List

Facebook recently launched a fantastic new feature called “Interest Lists.” I have found this feature to be very helpful in managing my Facebook news feed so I can more quickly and efficiently discover the news and information I care about most. Facebook interest lists basically help you turn your Facebook news feed into your own…

How to Create a Facebook Favorite Pages List

When using Facebook as your personal profile are you noticing a decrease in the number of updates you are receiving from your favorite Facebook pages in your Facebook news feed?  When using Facebook as your page, are you noticing it is becoming increasingly more difficult to achieve the desired visibility for your posts in your…

How to sort your Facebook News Feed

If you are like most Facebook users, you have most likely experienced recent frustration getting used to the new changes made to your Facebook News Feed.   In Facebook’s defense, I believe they are really attempting to give users more control over what they see in their newsfeeds which involves making some significant changes. The…