As most users will know, Facebook has faced considerable criticism regarding the spread of misinformation as well as the prevalence of fake news items on the site. In an attempt to counteract and correct these the CEO (Chief Executive Officer – Mark Zuckerberg) announced changes are to be made to the newsfeed algorithm utilised … More Facebook – News Trust Survey
As most Facebook users (over two billion) know, Facebook frequently reassess the algorithm they utilise for deciding which posts to display to a user. A further change is now (January 2018) to be introduced. What is changing? How will it impact users? What is changing? Prioritising posts It is intended the following will be … More Facebook – News Feed Changes
Each year many indulge in the traditional habit of making resolutions for their forthcoming futures. However, as a majority will acknowledge, well that is if they are honest, this has really become no more than a party game for most. Of course, there are the handful of determined souls who persevere and do see results. … More Resolutions
This discussion will focus upon authors finding an appropriate audience/readership for their book(s). Generally, though not exclusively, most authors, unless the genre for their book is very specific and fits into a niche market, are unsure of the type of reader to aim for. Many simply consider their book is for the ‘general’ public. However, … More Finding the Right Audience
The decision primarily depends upon intended purposes, aims and goals for the account. The topic will be principally considered from the perspective of an independent (indie) author and their use of Facebook for promotional/marketing purposes. Nevertheless, there will be elements that would apply equally to entrepreneurs of any type of business. Principle difference Profile: Essentially … More Facebook – Profile or Page?
As most social media users know the option to ‘Like’, or its equivalent, a post is a simple, quick, way to let someone know their post has been enjoyed and appreciated. In addition, liking a post usually results in further posts published by that person being displayed in a timeline and newsfeed. However, as any … More Facebook – Engagement Algorithm – Changes
‘A word or phrase preceded by a hash sign (#), used on social media websites and applications, especially Twitter, to identify messages on a specific topic.’ (Oxford Dictionary) ‘Used in social media to identify messages on a specific topic/theme.’ (Unknown) Social media users will undoubtedly have come across the hashtag (#) symbol, especially if they … More Hashtags (#)