Mediabistro Course

Blogging: Analytics, SEO, and Content

Blogging: Analytics, SEO, and ContentWork with the former marketing director at Conde Nast Digital to improve your search rankings, integrate social, and increase traffic to your blog! Starting November 5, Jim Hopkinson will teach you how to analyze KPIs, monetize your blog through ads, sponsorships, and affiliates, and leverage your blog toward a larger platform such as publishing, speaking, or consulting. Register now!

Facebook Help Center Flooded With Spam


Any confused, challenged or perplexed Facebook user who heads over to the Facebook Help Center Forum is in for nothing but added frustration these days. That’s because a gang of slimy spammers has full-on infiltrated the forum center, originally built to capture and address user questions from authentic Facebookers, who’d be hard pressed to slip in an organic question now amid the “Watch Live!!!!” posts and threads of jumbled nonsensical emoticons.

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Facebook Begins Giving Points To Top Helpers

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Top Facebook Helpers IconEnjoy helping other Facebook users? Facebook is giving the most helpful users points within the Facebook help discussions area. What those points are worth is unknown as it appears to be nothing more than a leaderboard. Right now Aubrey Tebbs of Provost, Utah appears to be the most helpful person on the English-speaking Facebook by a wide margin. Apparently those who show up in the top 5 can opt out of having their name displayed within the help leaderboard.
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Facebook Makes Things Easier With A Redesigned Help Center

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This evening Facebook announced a redesigned help center which aims to make it easier for Facebook users to find the answers to the problems they are having. Personally, I don’t use the help center too often, however I know that Facebook has been steadily improving the help area over the past couple years. Today, Facebook has announced a number of additional features.
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