5 Tips on How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Business

With more than a billion Facebook users engaging within groups every month, there’s a big opportunity for marketers. Social Media Today RSS

How to Make a Facebook Cover Video That Wows Visitors to Your Business Page

Facebook is gradually making their video Page covers available to more users – here’s how to create one for your Page. Social Media Today RSS

Facebook Releases New Report on Video Consumption Behaviors on Facebook and Instagram

Facebook has released a new report on key video consumption stats across Facebook and Instagram Social Media Today RSS

Amazon’s push into social may set it on a collision course with Facebook

ANALYSIS: After years of indifference toward social networks, Amazon is suddenly getting very social this year. Spark, the company’s social shopping feature introduced this week, is the clearest sign of that trend so far, but Amazon has given other hints in recent months. And if Amazon is serious about social, it could end up on […]

Facebook may begin testing a paywall for selected media stories as soon as October

 Facebook could begin testing a paywall for subscription news stories as early as October, according to a top company executive. Campbell Brown, who heads up the social network’s new partnerships business, made the reveal at the Digital Publishing Innovation Summit on Tuesday, The Street reported. We have independently confirmed that, too. Read More Social – TechCrunch

Marketing Day: LinkedIn report, Amazon’s new Spark social feed & Facebook Pages

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Facebook tries to prove Instant Articles beat mobile web

 One-third of all link clicks on Facebook already go to its self-hosted Instant Articles. Facebook claims they drive more referral traffic click-for-click because people don’t abandon them mid-click as they do with slow-loading mobile websites. Now Facebook is teaming up with Nielsen to prove that individual publishers benefit when they post with the Instant Articles […]

Facebook considers supporting publishers’ subscription models

(Reuters) — Facebook is in early talks with several news publishers about how its social media site can better support subscription business models, the company’s head of news partnerships, Campbell Brown, said in a statement on Wednesday. The statement comes a day after TheStreet reported that Facebook plans to launch a subscription-based news product, citing […]

A huge new survey shows that teens are bullied most on Instagram and Facebook

 According to British anti-bullying organization Ditch The Label’s new annual survey, Instagram is the network of choice for cyberbullies in 2017 with Facebook close behind. This year’s survey collected results from 10,020 people between the ages of 12 and 20, making for a respectably robust data set that sheds some light into the damaging phenomenon […]

Facebook ‘Groups for Pages’ unlocks fan clubs

 With Facebook’s newest feature, a musician could run an on-site fan club, a brand could organize its ambassadors and a newspaper could discuss articles with just its top readers. Today Facebook globally launched Groups for Pages, allowing the 70 million Pages on Facebook to create their own distinct communities and feeds. Read More Social – […]