Category Archives: Social Media Resources

Learn about the future of Facebook – Watch F8 Announcements Here

On Sept. 22nd, Facebook made some real game-changing announcements not only to it’s own platform but also to the way many industries will be doing business in the future. Watch the replay of the f8 Livestream with all the exciting new Facebook announcements to learn how social media has changed forever. Watching Mark Zuckerberg and…

New Facebook profile updates – What you need to know

Just when you were getting used to the last round of Facebook profile updates, the social giant went and mixed things up on you again.  If you are like many of the 750 million users just checking out the new profiles you are most likely feeling a little confused, cluttered and possibly a bit annoyed….

Learn Facebook from the Best in the Business

2011 Facebook Success Summit Get your ticket early and save! 1/2 price ticket sale until Sept. 15 ! Could you use some fresh ideas on how to market your business online? Are you looking for an easy and affordable way to tap into the amazing reach of Facebook? If you answered yes to these questions,…

How to shorten your Google+ URL

If  you are using Google+ you may find your Google+ url a bit long and clunky to use when sharing online and offline. I suppose because Google+ is still in its infancy, the new social network has not yet provided a url shortening option. Fortunately, there are numerous Google+ url shorteners that have popped up…

The 4 P’s of Facebook Changes – Publisher, Privacy, Pictures and Places

Just when you felt like you had finally really become one with your Facebook personal profile, Facebook went changed some of your key profile features. The main areas affected by the changes are your publisher, privacy, pictures and (mobile-only) places. Before getting too frustrated with the social giant, first understand that the changes are without a…

3 Lessons about the Future of Social Media

Have you read Brian Solis‘ recent article titled, “The End of Social Media 1.0?” If not, I highly suggest you do. It is a thought-provoking discussion about the future of social media backed by his expertise and a powerful punch of social statistics. According to Brian, “businesses are facing a cross-roads at the intersection of…

How to convert your Facebook personal profile to a Facebook business page

Are you using your personal Facebook profile to market your business? If so you are unfortunately in violation of Facebook’s Statements of Rights and Responsibilities that restrict personal profiles to individual/personal use only. By using a Facebook personal profile for business purposes, you actually run the risk of losing access to your profile and all…

How to check your Facebook Privacy Settings

I just ran across a Facebook post by Facebook guru Mari Smith that was a great reminder about the importance of checking checking your Facebook privacy settings and permissions from time to time. With so many apps out there today connecting through Facebook and often requiring some rather invasive permissions including what apps can share…

Google+ for Business

Currently Google+ is not “open for business” meaning they are currently really only set up for individual/personal accounts and not business or brand accounts. Since the somewhat soft launch in June 2011  when Google opened the doors via invite to a limited number of users, Google has requested that people wait to set up profiles…

I’m in love with Google Plus!

Well, not exactly because I’m still trying to figure out how to use Google+, but I found this funny video featuring a catching tune “I’m in love with Google Plus” that I thought was so hysterical I had to share it.   Like I said, I’m one of the many people out there still playing…