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Sunday, October 22, 2023

Archive for the 'Facebook News' Category

Meta Announces New Generative AI Features

Meta has announced a new AI assistant (for WhatsApp, Messenger, and Instagram in the US) that can generate both real-time information and images from text prompts. The Meta team says, “Here’s an example of how you might use Meta AI: Imagine you and your friends are in a group chat discussing which trailhead to try in Santa Cruz. Meta AI surfaces options directly in the chat, so you can decide as a group which location to explore. What if after the hike you want a creative way to commemorate the day? Meta AI can help. Type “@MetaAI /imagine” followed by a descriptive text prompt like... [...]

Mastering the Social Media Hashtags

Hashtags can boost impressions, improve your content’s searchability, and encourage more people to talk about your brand. Content Marketing Institute contributor Ashley Baker has published an article on mastering the use of hashtags on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. She says, “Let’s break it down by platform so you can go from #TheyLoveMeNot to #TheyLoveMe hashtags in 2023. Twitter Hashtags on Twitter can be a powerful tool for boosting your brand’s visibility, encouraging engagement, and expanding your network with like-minded individuals. According to Twitter Business,... [...]

Top Facebook Updates for May 2022

Facebook continues to change for the better. With its transparency on one side and the set of tools for its users, it is becoming a platform that is winning trust. AdEspresso has updated its article on Facebook updates for the month of 2022. Ana Gotter says, “Let’s take a look at the core May 2022 Facebook updates you need to see, with a few sneak peeks into what’s being tested by Instagram, too. More transparency for social, political and electoral ads Facebook has faced a lot of a controversy over the past few years, as transparency around social, political, and electoral issues on... [...]

Recent Facebook Updates: Reels, Content Moderation, Groups, and More [Video]

Social Media Examiner has published a new video ‘Recent Facebook Updates: Reels, Content Moderation, Groups, and More’ highlighting recent Facebook updates. Watch this video to learn about: Updates to FB Reels Content Report Findings Facebook Group Updates Engagement Moderation Removed Content Services Ending New Notifications. Social Media Examiner  [...]

Facebook Policy Changes and Its Impact on Small Business

Smart Company’s Eloise Keating has published an article titled ‘Small businesses caught in the crossfire as Facebook shows its true colours’ highlighting the impact on small businesses due to Facebook’s policy changes. He says, “An independent bookshop in Sydney. A small brewery on the Gold Coast. A private group focused on shopping small and supporting parents. A prominent small business industry association. These are just a few of the countless Australian businesses and organisations that yesterday woke up to find their entire Facebook presence had vanished. After... [...]

1-Click Social for WordPress; repair your broken Facebook/Instagram links #ad

On Oct 24th, 2020, Facebook decided to do a major change in its API (Application Programming Interface) that resulted in breaking more than 20 million websites. If your site embeds content from Facebook or Instagram, you were affected. This change has been in the news throughout October. Nevertheless, many website owners have not been aware of the problem. Even worse, they haven’t had a way to get around it, even if they did know about it. If you are a programmer, you can work with the new Facebook API to build a new application for each of your sites. If you don’t know how to that,... [...]

Facebook Tightens Copyright Infringement Rules: What Marketers Need to Know [Podcast]

Facebook continues to update its copyright infringement rules for images and other content. In Social Media Examiner’s latest Social Media Marketing Talk Show ‘Facebook Tightens Copyright Infringement Rules: What Marketers Need to Know’, Jamie Lieberman shares insights on Facebook’s recent amendments. The SME team says, “Explore the new Facebook Rights Manager for Images and what copyright infringement means for marketers with special guest Jamie Lieberman, this week on the Social Media Marketing Talk Show”. Click Here to Access ‘Facebook Tightens Copyright... [...]

Facebook May Leave Europe Over Data-Sharing Regulations [Video]

IgniteVisibility has published a new video ‘Facebook May Leave Europe Over Data-Sharing Regulations’ on YouTube. The IgniteVisibility team says, “The digital marketing news this week! Big news, don’t miss the updates this week. This week: Google opens Ads API to everybody, Facebook might pull out of Europe, and Pinterest has its own version of Stories. Here’s what happened this week in digital marketing. 1. Google now supports ecommerce structured data markup 2. Facebook gets rid of 20% text rule in images! Now they can serve more ads make more $$ 3. Google ads video... [...]

Analyzing the Impact of Facebook Ads Limit on Your Advertising Strategy

Facebook has announced new ad limits for the advertisers. According to Facebook: “When an advertiser runs too many ads at once, each ad delivers less often. This means that fewer ads exit the learning phase, and more budget is spent before the delivery system can optimize performance.” Vertical Leap’s Mihai Serban has published an article highlighting the impact of Facebook’s new ad limits on your advertising strategy. Serban says, “The reason behind the Facebook ads limit is purely technical. The search giant says that once an advertiser runs too many ads, each of... [...]

Facebook Algorithm to Favor Original Reporting [Podcast]

Search Engine Journal’s Christine Zirnheld has published a new podcast episode ‘Facebook Algorithm to Favor Original Reporting’ highlighting how Facebook is going to treat original reporting on its network. Zirnheld says, “This week on Marketing O’Clock, the team covers Facebook’s newsworthy algorithm change, free Google Shopping listings in the main search results, and more. This week, Jess Budde, Greg Finn, and Christine “Shep” Zirnheld cover all the digital marketing headlines before you log off for the holiday weekend. Facebook will prioritize original... [...]