Facebook is bringing the functionality of its hide all button — which allows users to hide all posts from friends or pages without unfriending or unliking them, respectively — to a new unfollow button, which allows users to stop following other users’ public updates, TechCrunch reported.
Facebook appears to be testing a way for users to help it group its pages by having them select pages that are similar or dissimilar to the page it chooses to feature.
Earlier this month, Facebook revamped the layout of its top suggestions page, which provides users with suggestions of pages they might like. Now it appears that the social network is targeting page administrators who visit the top suggestions page with a house ad urging them to promote their pages and get more likes.
The holiday season is the season of giving, and Charitable Checkout developed a solution for brands on Facebook to incorporate giving into their marketing efforts by offering users of the social network rewards for donating to causes.
More than 25 million Facebook pages are now classified as small business pages following a change by the social network to include ecommerce pages in the category, Global Director of Small Business Dan Levy announced Monday at Salesforce’s Dreamforce conference in San Francisco.
Netherlands-based The Page Creators, developer of Facebook tab application Like & Win, launched a new app, Social Quiz App, which allows page administrators to create fully customizable quizzes for their pages.
Facebook appears to be testing a feature on certain pages for places that allows users to save bookmarks to the pages, in both desktop and mobile, and to share those saved places with other users.