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2019 Facebook Group News (1.4 billion people)

20190423 – Settings tab being redesigned 20190423 – Some group types changing to general — the default — no loss of functionality 20190423 – Soon there will only be three group types 20190322 – Best practices on welcoming members and setting the tone 20190323 – Facebook Group Rules 20190222 – Mentorship being added to all … Continue reading “2019 Facebook Group News (1.4 billion people)”

Copyright is a legal right, existing in many countries, that grants the creator of an original work exclusive rights to determine whether, and under what conditions, this original work may be used by others.

EU approves tougher copyright rules!

Reuters just reported that EU governments backed European Commission’s move to protect Europe’s creative industries and that sharing platforms like YouTube and Instagram will have to install filters to prevent users from uploading copyrighted materials and sign licensing agreements with creators to use their work.

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Facebook Introducing New Advertising Inventory Controls

Facebook Business posted today that they are Updating Our Brand Safety Controls to make it easier for advertisers to control their brand safety profile across Instant Articles, Audience Network and Facebook in-stream video. Facebook advertisers will now be able to choose from: Limited inventory offers maximum protection, similar to the opt-in category exclusions available today … Continue reading “Facebook Introducing New Advertising Inventory Controls”

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Why Am I Seeing This? Facebook Now Has Answers for You

Facebook announced on it’s blog that starting today you’ll have even more information and control over your experience. They’re introducing “Why am I seeing this post?” to help you better understand and more easily control what you see from friends, Pages and Groups in your News Feed — the first time that they’ve built information … Continue reading “Why Am I Seeing This? Facebook Now Has Answers for You”

6 THINGS EVERY FACEBOOK SHOULD DO AFTER #FACEBOOKBLACKOUT2019 1. Change your password 2. Log out of all sessions 3. Activate two-factor authentication 4. Remove authorized logins that no longer apply 5. Enable alerts about unrecognized logins 6. Choose friends to contact if you get locked out

#FacebookBlackout2019 — 6 Things Every Facebook User Should Do

What is Facebook Blackout 2019? On March 13 Facebook was down for many people using Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp, etc, and I recommend you update your settings. When did the outage start? For me it was 1:34pm EST on March 13, 2019… If you're having problems it's not just you… https://t.co/DWGwQITyGc — Sue Sutcliffe 💜 (@SueSutcliffe) … Continue reading “#FacebookBlackout2019 — 6 Things Every Facebook User Should Do”

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Facebook Ratings Functionality Retired from Facebook Pages

Facebook says they’ve made it easier for people to recommend your Page and that ratings and reviews have changed, but what it really means is: Ratings are now recommendations. They’ve retired the star rating system. Now when your customers want to write a review, they can choose to recommend or not recommend your Page. When … Continue reading “Facebook Ratings Functionality Retired from Facebook Pages”

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What is Facebook Premiers

Matt Labunka, Product Manager for Facebook announced yesterday global launch of Facebook Premieres. a new interactive video format that lets publishers and creators upload and schedule pre-recorded videos to broadcast live on your Facebook page, taking advantage of all of the benefits you get with a Facebook Live video. On January 30, 2019, Fatmir Hyseni … Continue reading “What is Facebook Premiers”

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Giving People New Ways to Commemorate Moments on Facebook

Facebook announced they are “Giving People New Ways to Commemorate Moments” on their blog yesterday. What’ does this announcement mean to you? Life Events will be featured more prominently and include the option to add animated photos and videos — either your own, photos from the people or Pages you’ve tagged in the post, or … Continue reading “Giving People New Ways to Commemorate Moments on Facebook”

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FACEBOOK WATCH PARTIES — Now available to people, pages and groups with new features!

Facebook Watch Parties enables people, creators, and publishers to watch, discuss and react to playlists of videos together in real time, in a shared space. There have been more than 12 million watch parties in groups since Facebook launched Watch Party to all groups in July, and they are getting engagement — eight times as … Continue reading “FACEBOOK WATCH PARTIES — Now available to people, pages and groups with new features!”

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Facebook Messenger will soon allow Canadians to unsend message

TechCrunch reports that Canadian marketing professionals can expect to have the ability to unsend message for the first 10 minutes after you hit the send button soon, and notes that a “tombstone” will be left indicating a message was retracted but Facebook will retain unsent messages for a short period of time so if they’re … Continue reading “Facebook Messenger will soon allow Canadians to unsend message”