Facebook

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)”

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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How to Give, Receive & Manage LinkedIn Recommendations

LinkedIn’s “Recommendations” feature allows you to provide live endorsements and performance reviews for your deserving colleagues and partners which will help them build social media authority. Impressed with a service? Why not leave a glowing review? HOW TO RECOMMEND SOMEONE ON LINKEDIN Go to the profile of the 1st-degree connection you’d like to recommend. Move your cursor … Continue reading “How to Give, Receive & Manage LinkedIn Recommendations”

Twitter

Twitter introduces users to analytics!

Have you ever wondered if your tweets are being read, or skipped over? Do you ever wonder what tweets of yours are the most popular? Twitter now has the answers for you. They have started introducing analytics to their users. The analytics keeps track how many people saw the tweet, how many people engaged with … Continue reading “Twitter introduces users to analytics!”

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When do YOU schedule in time for the important things?

Successful business people make time for the important things — like improving their website and social media presence on a regular basis and/or dedicate some time in slow periods like summer time when their competitors are holidaying to give themselves the edge. AWEBthatWORKS Business Building Workshops & Webinars make it quick and easy to learn what … Continue reading “When do YOU schedule in time for the important things?”

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CTAs (Calls to Action) because if you want the business, you need to ask.

Simply asking people to share a post is often the most effective call to action CTA for Facebook posts by brands, according to a recent report from TrackMaven. via Ayaz Nanji is a digital strategy and content consultant’s MarketingProfs Article. Here’s an infographic on creating more engagement with calls to actions too!

Time to change your password again!

Popular social media sites affected by #Heartbleed Have you changed your passwords yet?

If you’ve been reading this blog or following the news, you’ll know that there’s an encryption flaw called the Heartbleed bug which could have quietly exposed YOUR sensitive account information (such as passwords and credit card numbers) over the past two years. Heartbleed has been dubbed the biggest security threat the Internet has ever seen, and … Continue reading “Popular social media sites affected by #Heartbleed Have you changed your passwords yet?”

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Find out what you’re missing #websites #socialmedia #training in #DurhamRegion

Why not let us walk you through setting up and optimizing a website using WordPress, Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Google+, Pinterest and YouTube… [events_list] As the old expression says… “You don’t know what you don’t know” and we’d like to teach you how you can grow your business in less than a half hour a day! … Continue reading “Find out what you’re missing #websites #socialmedia #training in #DurhamRegion”

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Retailers Can Now Measure Offline Sales

Understanding the link between Facebook ads and offline sales can help marketers determine the value of past campaigns and create more effective campaigns in the future. Retailers can now measure offline sales driven by their Custom Audiences campaigns. For more information on this, read Retailers Using Custom Audiences Can Now Measure Offline Sales or ask AWEBthatWORKS.

10 Questions Every Social Media Marketer Should Ask in 2014

Did you know that ? 189 million of Facebook’s users are “Mobile Only” YouTube reaches more US adults aged 18-34 than any cable network The fastest growing demographic on Twitter is the 55–64 year age bracket. Are you staying on top of and leveraging the latest Internet Marketing Trends? These are only three of 10 Surprising … Continue reading “10 Questions Every Social Media Marketer Should Ask in 2014”

Hootsuite

Hootsuite Hands-on Workshop (July 8, 2013) Oshawa, ON

HOOTSUITE IS… a simple program that helps you manage your social media activity. Hootsuite allows you to: Manage your engagement with social media connections Collaborate with team members Measure your success with built in analytics and tracking Benefit from high security profile protection WE’LL WALK YOU THROUGH HOW TO: Set up your HootSuite Account Add … Continue reading “Hootsuite Hands-on Workshop (July 8, 2013) Oshawa, ON”

Hootsuite Hands-On Workshop (Oshawa)

When:
Monday, 8 July 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (EDT)

Where:
Trent University Oshawa Campus
55 Thornton Rd S
Oshawa, ON L1J 5Y1
Canada

Hosted By:
AWEBthatWORKS

From WordPress to Pinterest, Facebook to Foursquare, the AWEBthatWORKS team stays dialed-in to cutting-edge Internet and social media marketing trends. Our seasoned and animated web coaches happily share their expertise one-on-one or with a group, live on location or via web conference.

Committed to providing topnotch value, AWEBthatWORKS highlights great options and resources, offering handy DIY skills and unmatched technical support. Sign up for our dynamic and down-to-earth workshops to find out how to market yourself online and master the social media sphere!

For more information, please visit our website:
www.AWEBthatWORKS.com 

Register for this event now at:
http://20130708-rss.eventbrite.ca

Event Details:

HOOTSUITE IS…

a simple program that helps you manage your social media activity. It allows you to save time and:

  • Manage your engagement with social media connections
  • Collaborate with team members
  • Measure your success with built in analytics and tracking
  • Benefit from high security profile protection

WE’LL WALK YOU THROUGH HOW TO:

  • Set up your HootSuite Account
  • Add your Social Media Proflies e.g. Facebook, Twitter
  • Create industry specific tabs and steams for easy monitoring
  • Strategically schedule messages in advance for maximum exposure
  • Research competitors to create new business opportunities
  • Quick reporting (Pro only)

plus provide tips and tricks on increasing your social media ROI.

PREREQUISITES:

You’ll need to create a HootSuite Account www.hootsuite.com and at least one social media account e.g. Twitter, Facebook, etc.

"Build-Your-Own Website" Workshop

When:
Saturday, 8 June 2013 from 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EDT)

Where:
Trent University Oshawa Campus
55 Thornton Rd S
Oshawa, ON L1J 5Y1
Canada

Hosted By:
AWEBthatWORKS

From WordPress to Pinterest, Facebook to Foursquare, the AWEBthatWORKS team stays dialed-in to cutting-edge Internet and social media marketing trends. Our seasoned and animated web coaches happily share their expertise one-on-one or with a group, live on location or via web conference.

Committed to providing topnotch value, AWEBthatWORKS highlights great options and resources, offering handy DIY skills and unmatched technical support. Sign up for our dynamic and down-to-earth workshops to find out how to market yourself online and master the social media sphere!

For more information, please visit our website:
www.AWEBthatWORKS.com 

Register for this event now at:
http://20130608-rss.eventbrite.ca

Event Details:

Social Media Bootcamp Postcard

Workshop covers:

  • How to credit, edit and delete web pages and blog posts from your site
  • How to add images and videos to your posts
  • What to look for when you’re picking a website template
  • How to customize the website theme with customer banner.
  • How to find/install free WordPress Plugins to improve your website
  • and more.

Bundles include:

  • Domain name (first year)
  • Hosting (first year)
  • WordPress CMS (Content Management Software) installation/configuration
  • Installation of the best WordPress templates and plugins
  • 3-1/2 hour WordPress training
  • Unlimited support for one-week following the workshop

Seating is limited. Purchase your ticket securely online today!

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What does phishing mean?

New Facebook scam targets page owners

A new scam targeting Facebook page owners uses Facebook messages and a fake verification page to obtain user logins and passwords. The phishing scam begins with a Facebook message from a “Security Team” profile that uses Facebook’s security logo. The message tells admins that their page is in violation of terms of service and threatens … Continue reading “New Facebook scam targets page owners”

Social Media Bootcamp Weekend

When:
Saturday, 20 July 2013 at 10:30 AM Sunday, 21 July 2013 at 5:00 PM (EDT)

Where:
Trent University Oshawa Campus
55 Thornton Rd S
Oshawa, ON L1J 5Y1
Canada

Hosted By:
AWEBthatWORKS

From WordPress to Pinterest, Facebook to Foursquare, the AWEBthatWORKS team stays dialed-in to cutting-edge Internet and social media marketing trends. Our seasoned and animated web coaches happily share their expertise one-on-one or with a group, live on location or via web conference.

Committed to providing topnotch value, AWEBthatWORKS highlights great options and resources, offering handy DIY skills and unmatched technical support. Sign up for our dynamic and down-to-earth workshops to find out how to market yourself online and master the social media sphere!

For more information, please visit our website:
www.AWEBthatWORKS.com 

Register for this event now at:
http://20130622-rss.eventbrite.ca

Event Details:

Social Media Bootcamps are great way to get up to speed fast on the top social media spaces…

We’ll walk you through proper usage, tips and tricks and how to build and fortify your brand’s social media spaces to get maximum return on your investment. Together with 20-25 other social media bootcampers we’ll grow your network instantly and provide you with supports that will help you get traction immediately.

Computers, Internet & two networking lunches included, so please bring business cards!

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Tickets are selling out quick. Register today!

11 Ways to Get More Twitter Followers

Joined the Twitterverse, but not sure your voice is being heard? Here are some sure-fire ideas for attracting Followers! 1. Optimize your Twitter Profile If your profile doesn’t include an engaging picture (usually your smiling face), banner and bio, you’ll struggle to attract a big following. Sprinkle (don’t cram!) your bio with keywords that are … Continue reading “11 Ways to Get More Twitter Followers”

Google+

Google+ Hits 250 Million Users

Google+ just announced at the I/O conference is that in just one year it has grown from zero to 250 million plus users making it the third largest social network in the English speaking world behind Twitter and Facebook. Jeff Bulla’s recent post Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Google+ Anymore shared some other facts, figures and statistics that are … Continue reading “Google+ Hits 250 Million Users”