Personalize Your Facebook URL

Many business owners have their own Facebook business page to help promote their business. Making use of the insanely long URL that Facebook creates for your page is not the most esthetically pleasing or easy to use especially if you want to share the information on a business card. Using URL shortening tools are a great option for emails and on Twitter but some people might be hesitant to click on an unknown link. The...

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Facebook and Twitter Slam the Door on Would-Be WikiLeaks Avengers

This is an interesting article that was posted on Mashable today. It explains a little about WikiLeaks for those who don't know who they are. The article also talks about the actions a group of hackers are doing against businesses and individuals who do not approve of WikiLeaks. What is your take on all of this? Facebook and Twitter Slam the Door on Would-Be WikiLeaks Avengers Both Facebook and Twitter have...

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Connecting with your online community through promotions

It's no secret that giving consumers bonuses and rewards are great ways to gain loyalty and repeat customers. Have you ever considered using social media to give those in online communities special promotions that your other customers cannot get? Are you even using social media to your benefit? Giving members of your online community special promotional codes for discounts and free gifts is the best way to gain...

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Skype Gets Serious Facebook Integration

When I saw this article I knew that I had to download the latest version of Skype and give this a try. There is a great new little tool included with Skype that allows you to interact with your friends on Facebook. Once I've played around a little more with it I'll post back with my thoughts. Click the link and check it out! Below are some screen shots from the Mashable.com post as a little teaser. Skype Gets Serious...

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7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Facebook Business Page

Facebook business pages, or ‘fan pages’, are becoming more and more popular for businesses looking to attract new leads and potential clients. Why? It works! Listed below are 7 reasons why every business should have a Facebook business page. 1 – Facebook business pages are indexed by Google. Just like a regular website, business pages on Facebook can be searched for and found by Google. 2 – Any one can...

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