Facebook’s introduction of voice messages through its Messenger app presages a major shift in how the world communicates. Voice messaging is available through other web services such as Vonage, Skype or Apple Face Time. However, the shear global number of Facebook fans makes the social network giant the primary contender for becoming the predominant voice […]
A business page on Facebook can help grow your business outreach, customers and ultimately sales. Through quality information, content and data, you can connect with potentially millions of people interested in your product or service. Facebook offers a great digital outlet for your business to promote and engage with potential customers.
Facebook has rolled out a new search engine that permits fans to investigate the backgrounds of friends within, or outside of their social circles. Dubbed Graph Search, Mark Zukerberg describes the new Facebook feature as an innovative way to locate people, photos, places and activities that Facebook fans may find of interest and in relationship
As of January 16, Instagram officially activated its new terms of service to the consternation of its disenfranchised members. As a result, photo buffs are abandoning ship faster than an exiting audience at a Jerry Lewis movie retrospective. The cause for the wholesale desertion was triggered by Instagram’s claim to having selling rights to everyone’s
In an effort to draw more people into the Facebook tent, the social media giant is offering messaging services to outsiders without requiring them to open a Facebook account. Although the company already enjoys the lion’s share of the market, Google is hoping that by offering service to exposure to the site will change their
LinkedIn is on the defensive as Facebook challenges the business social network’s superiority with its popular jobs platform. Facebook is leveraging its base of one billion users to muscle its way into territory that, until now, held sway to LinkedIn’s influence as the premier social business media platform. Facebook is playing high stakes as it
Facebook does an About Face with Introduction of New Privacy Guide. Moving forward, all new Facebook fans will be issued guidelines aimed at better-protecting users from having their information compromised by unscrupulous internet predators. Those new to Facebook will be provided with guidelines designed to better protect their private information being published on Facebook accounts.
In a concerted effort to fold more monetizing opportunities into the social networking experience, Facebook is targeting smartphone users with an easier way to conduct online transactions. As it continues to introduce additional revenue streams to the social networking behemoth, Facebook has just announced the introduction of Bango, a leading mobile web payments platform that
If you’ve been around long enough, you probably remember the days of 56K modems and paying $19.99 a month for internet access that, at the time, was considered blazing fast. You may also remember companies like NetZero which are still around with a variety of offerings for dial-up internet. What you may not remember are
While social media is a free channel that offers endless opportunities for any brand or business to expand its reach, it’s often something that’s not planned out correctly. When it comes to owning your Facebook or Twitter page, you only get one shot at doing things right, and if you don’t do it correctly the
What was once deemed as the potential for one of the biggest stocks to hit Wall Street since Apple and Google has now become a huge controversy that has created speculation of foul play among investors and company insiders. Facebook’s recent IPO was initially met with excitement and hope for retail investors that were looking