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 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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