Mediabistro Course

Facebook Marketing

Facebook MarketingStarting Janaury 13, work with the group marketing manager of social media at Microsoft/BingAds to build a fan base and grow your business on Facebook! In this course, Geoffrey Colon will teach you how to set up and enhance your company page, understand best practices and measuring your success, execute a monthly content strategy, and incorporate Facebook into your overall marketing efforts. Register now!

Facebook Now Testing Lightbox Gallery Display From Feed

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Facebook is in the process of testing a new gallery display from within the feed by popping up a black lightbox and enabling users to view the album right there without leaving the page. It’s an interesting test as it could emphasize a large move toward enabling more interaction directly from the feed page, an area which already attracts a large percentage of the attention on Facebook.
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10 Photos From Last Night's Facebook Places Launch

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If you weren’t able to make the press event last night, we were there and taking photos of the entire event. Given that we now have a few writers on staff to cover events live, I decided to take the opportunity to take a more visual approach to the event. Below I’ve embedded a gallery of photos from the launch of Places. Enjoy!
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The Making Of Facebook Stories [Slideshow]

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Wondering what it takes to come up with a new project like the Facebook Stories project that was launched by Facebook yesterday to celebrate 500 million users? The team over at JESS3 (who also happened to design this site), has shared copies of the posters, icons, and site wireframes and mockups that they created to design the Facebook Stories project. Below are the images.
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