Why Facebook’s New Video Conferencing Tool Is Different

Video conferencing has been instrumental in keeping small biz owners and their teams connected while working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, throughout. However, some business owners are still struggling to find a reliable and secure tool that's also easy to use.  As many business owners are still reluctant to use Zoom, I already gave … Continue reading Why Facebook’s New Video Conferencing Tool Is Different

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9 Key Takeaways From The First Keynote At Social Media Marketing World 2017

I just got back from attending one of the biggest social media marketing conferences on the planet Social Media Marketing World 2017; a couple of weeks ago. I must confess that I've been dying to attend this conference for the past 4 years and I finally made it this year! Also, according to them, I'm the … Continue reading 9 Key Takeaways From The First Keynote At Social Media Marketing World 2017

Facebook Home Is In Sri Lanka – Have You Got It Yet?

I was waiting to download Facebook Home on 12th April as was announced by Mark Zuckerberg but was disappointed when it said 'not available in your region' on Google Play. However, this morning my boss said it was finally available on Google Play so I quickly downloaded it to try it out. At first I was … Continue reading Facebook Home Is In Sri Lanka – Have You Got It Yet?

Do you want your Facebook Page – Cover Image done for FREE?

Just a few more days until all Facebook Pages will get a new design. Facebook says that on March 30, 2012 they will be enforcing the new Timeline format on all pages - regardless of whether you have already switched to the new format or clueless about the whole thing and still on the old … Continue reading Do you want your Facebook Page – Cover Image done for FREE?

Facebook Timeline for pages and brands has launched!

Almost immediately after "Timeline" for personal profiles were launched, it had been guessed, predicted and prophesied that Facebook would be launching Timeline for Pages. Over the past couple of months, it was rumored that D-day was 29th February, the leap day, the day of the first ever Facebook Marketing conference or fMC - as Facebook likes to … Continue reading Facebook Timeline for pages and brands has launched!

Why you should activate the new Facebook profile setting – the “Facebook Timeline”

You can love or hate or just be 'meh' over the new changes on facebook profiles that were launched during the last week's f8 developers conference (go ahead and click the link if you'd like to see the recording). But instead of waiting around for the automatic update of your profile from the old to the … Continue reading Why you should activate the new Facebook profile setting – the “Facebook Timeline”

Srilanka’s Perera and Sons become active on Social Media

It was just yesterday that I noticed Perera & Sons had started following me on Twitter! Perera and Sons on Twitter? I didn't even know that Perera and Sons were on Twitter before, so I started following them (@pereraandsons) back. Curiosity got the better of me so I asked them a question. An hour or … Continue reading Srilanka’s Perera and Sons become active on Social Media

Have you seen the “Best Practice Guide” by Facebook?

Facebook recently published a 14-page PDF document called "Best Practice Guide - Marketing on Facebook" that contains some valuable insights into reaching your business objectives on facebook. I personally hunt for information like this on various websites and blogs that are dedicated to educating readers, how to do their business on Facebook. So this guide coming from … Continue reading Have you seen the “Best Practice Guide” by Facebook?

Facebook changes AGAIN! – This time, its “Pages”

Here we go again! Yup, Facebook did another major faceoff (while you were sleeping last night) and this time, its the "Pages". So what have they done? And what does it change for you and me? Well, if you are not a Facebook Page admin or a page owner, it's no biggie. It's just that … Continue reading Facebook changes AGAIN! – This time, its “Pages”

The U.S. Government takes Facebook Seriously

In an interesting new move, the US government has deiced to partner with Facebook to let users receive AMBER (America’s Missing Broadcast Emergency Response) Alerts via the social networking site. The move teams up Facebook with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the Department of Justice and the Virginia State Police in the … Continue reading The U.S. Government takes Facebook Seriously