Category: facebook

Tell Your Clients & Brands: Facebook Ends Promotions Extortion! 0

Tell Your Clients & Brands: Facebook Ends Promotions Extortion!

All Facebook is reporting that Facebook sales reps are contacting people letting them know that promotions are no longer required to garner explicit approval from Facebook AND that there is no longer a minimum...

Facebook Deals Just Ate Foursquare’s Lunch 0

Facebook Deals Just Ate Foursquare’s Lunch

Facebook announced yesterday that they’re rolling out Deals, a location-based couponing and fund raising system. There are two types of Deals that can be had via their Places feature: coupons and charity. Basically, if...

Facebook Deals Just Ate Foursquare’s Lunch 0

Facebook Deals Just Ate Foursquare’s Lunch

Facebook announced yesterday that they’re rolling out Deals, a location-based couponing and fund raising system. There are two types of Deals that can be had via their Places feature: coupons and charity. Basically, if...

5 Ways Location-Based Social Networks Get Really, Really Creepy 0

5 Ways Location-Based Social Networks Get Really, Really Creepy

An article in AdAge by called “How Location-Based Social Networking Gets Creepy” shows the peril of an imaginative (and somewhat perverse) scenario for the author, Jim Louderback. In this article Jim’s alleged pedophile neighbor...

Facebook F8 Announcements — and What It Really Means 0

Facebook F8 Announcements — and What It Really Means

GigaOm has a great blog post previewing what Facebook will be launching today at their F8 conference. In short, they’re launching Facebook Connect 2.0 (auto-logins), the Facebook Presence Bar (think of the one at...

Facebook Bra Color Game Revealed 0

Facebook Bra Color Game Revealed

Men,I want to bring to your attention that there’s a “viral” status update game going on via Facebook where your wife, girlfriend or female friends might change their status to a color. It’s to...

Twitter just became a little more irrelevant 0

Twitter just became a little more irrelevant

Facebook announced that they’re integrating Fan Pages with Twitter and if you want to understand what this means for your business check out Jeremy Pepper’s blog post on it. From a “What this means...

Social media strategy today at large companies 0

Social media strategy today at large companies

I’ve been reading a lot of posts and tweets about how companies need to “get with the times” and stop thinking about social media from a short-term perspective. BL has a post that outlines...

What the Twitterfication of Facebook Means 0

What the Twitterfication of Facebook Means

Facebook unveiled their new home page Wednesday and I have to say – it’s awfully Twitteresque. The center well, or “stream”, of content on the page is now an ajaxy, auto-updating time line of...

What the Twitterfication of Facebook Means 0

What the Twitterfication of Facebook Means

Facebook unveiled their new home page Wednesday and I have to say – it’s awfully Twitteresque. The center well, or “stream”, of content on the page is now an ajaxy, auto-updating time line of...