Category Archives: Facebook

4 Signs a Facebook Post is Fake

Every year, somehow everyone on Facebook gets fooled into thinking that Southwest is giving away free flights or Ray-Bans or something absolutely ridiculous. At this point, we should all be aware that these are NOT REAL – these are made by scammers and created to specifically look like actual promotions. However, there’s a few things that can help you determine

Instagram Stories Takes on Snapchat

Instagram recently launched Instagram Stories, a Snapchat-like feature built in to Instagram. The feature is slowly rolling out to all profiles for posting content, but all profiles can currently view Instagram Stories. What It Is Instagram Stories will last for 24 hours. Users can add emojis, drawings and text to images either uploaded to the program or captured in the

Hit the Wow! Button – Facebook’s Reactions Now Available

Wow! Love! Yay! Can you tell that was me reacting to Facebook’s newest offering, Reactions? Reactions are the evolution of the Like button. Now users will be able to express themselves with a variety of emotions from Like, Love, Haha, Yay, Wow, Sad and Angry. You’ll see that there’s no “dislike” button still – each Reaction conveys empathy instead of

Facebook Announces Fundraisers and Donate Button Updates

Facebook announced today new tools for nonprofits! Facebook’s Fundraisers are a new tool to let people donate with a click of a button, without having to move off of Facebook. Nonprofits will be able to show how close they are to reaching a goal, how many people have contributed and more. This will allow causes and fundraisers to be shared

Facebook Announces Reactions

Facebook announced a test of their newest offering – Reactions.  Reactions are the evolution of the Like button. Now users will be able to express themselves with a variety of emotions from Like, Love, Haha, Yay, Wow, Sad and Angry. You’ll see that there’s no “dislike” button still – each Reaction conveys empathy instead of a personal judgement as harsh

Goodbye, 301+. Hello, Live.

Two big changes were announced for some of the world’s favorite social channels. YouTube has long had a policy to regulate “real” views of popular videos that pick up a lot of traffic. This is called 301+ as the video view number would freeze the view count while YouTube verified that views were real. Slowly, depending on traffic, that number