Category Archives: Social Media Tips

Social Media Tips

How to Preserve Your Facebook Discussions

Last month, I wrote about Facebook’s announcement to disable the reviews and discussion tabs.  October 31st was said to be the deadline to disable these functions. Today is November 8th and it’s unclear when exactly Facebook will move forward with their commitment to get rid of these tabs. Many fan pages use this feature to conduct customer service or engage with their fans so it would be a great loss to have these discussions go away. Today I will show [...]

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Alternative to the Facebook’s Disabled “Send Update to Fans”

On September 30th, Facebook disabled the “Send an Update” function on a fan page, which was useful to page admins at some point. However, many FB users neglected these updates for a few reasons. First, it wouldn’t notify you if you had a message from a fan page. Secondly, when you were logged into Facebook on your computer, the message was hidden. You would have to click on “Message” and a drop-down menu would appear with the word “other,” which [...]

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No More Reviews and Discussions Tabs on Facebook

According to Facebook, they want to encourage more interaction on the Wall and therefore will do away with the Reviews and Discussions Tab. Here’s what they had to say: “We’ve found that the best way to encourage conversation and feedback is through posts and comments on your Wall, so we’re removing the Reviews and Discussions tabs for now. We’re working on tools to help you moderate, filter and manage content in one powerful place. Stay tuned. You won’t be able [...]

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5 Things You Should Know about the New 2011 Fan Page Design

Yesterday Facebook unveiled its 2011 fan page redesign. The layout is mimicking the new personal profile design that was introduced to all Facebook users back in December 2010. Below are a few major changes that admins that will impact how we use and navigate on our fan pages. 1. Photos. Photos are replacing the customized tabs that were at the top of the page. This Photostrip are the latest images that the page has tagged itself in. So where are [...]

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