How to Create List on Facebook

How to Create List on Facebook –  If you have been on Facebook for a while, you have surely noticed a lot of changes to the look of the site, but also to the functionality. Many things were removed, but many other great things were added as well. One of the newer features is the List feature on Facebook. Today, I will talk about the List feature on Facebook. We will cover what are Facebook List, why Facebook List are useful, and how to create a Facebook List. Let’s not delay and jump right into the action. What are List? According to Facebook, Lists are an optional way to you organize your friends on Facebook so you can filter the stories you see in News Feed or post an update for specific people from one part of your life, like your coworkers or friends who live near you. Why are List important? List are important because it allows you to segment your friends and associates on Facebook. The Facebook List was created as a result to Google+ and their circles. It is a really great way to separate people in your life and keep the information flow neat and clean. Facebook also thought this was  a great idea, so they created List. I have list on my Facebook account to keep conversations neat, not offend someone, or keep my private life private. I have list for old high school friends, college friends, family, and work. Some of the things I say to my high school friends probably wouldn’t be view favorably by my work clients or associates. The various List...

How To Best Use Facebook Timeline In Your Business

Today, We are discussing the Facebook Timeline and your business. Facebook changed things up a bit recently and introduced the Facebook Timeline. It is an organized way to present your life online, but there are some business functions and considerations you to be aware of. Here are my top three uses for Facebook Timeline in your business. Be Social People come to Facebook for many reasons. You are more than likely there for business. However, I want to caution you about being to pushy via social media. It doesn’t work. You have to blend into the space and not be one of those people just blasting out constant sales pitches all day long. This is a quick way to get de-friended on Facebook or any other social media outlet. The Facebook Timeline gives you ample space and functions to be social in this space. In addition to the status updates and commenting on other people’s pages, which is recommended, you have the inclusion of many apps into Timeline. These apps automatically update to Facebook of you grant them permission. One of them is called Spotify, which is a desktop music playing application. The cool thing about Spotify is it automatically updates Facebook to the type of music you are listening to. This is a great way for your clients, customers, and potentials to see more about who you are as a person. This deepens the body between you two and could potentially help you land the sale in the future. This is why you need to be more social in Facebook. Give the people a person to go with...

How To Set Your Facebook User Name

How To Set Your Facebook User Name – Branding your business in this day and age is more critical than ever. You have to give the same appearance, feel and passion across all the available platforms. Just because there are a wide variety of outlets, social media is no different. Your fans, followers, partners, customers, and clients to find you on these platforms. They can do this if your branding is consistent and your name is the same. The problem with a platform like Facebook is branding isn’t something inherently built into the system. Being aware of tips and tricks to complete the process is the key. How To Set Your Facebook User Name When you create your business facebook account or even your personal account, the url isn’t very flattering. The url is what someone would type into the address bar of a browser to pull up your business. For example, if you start a new Facebook page for your business, then your business url will look something like this: http://www.Facebook.com/pages/NameOfYourPage/382848409028374980930202 I don’t care what the name of your business is, this will not look good on a business card, promotional flier or even a Tweet. You need something that is much more marketable to your business and easy to remember. You actually want your clients and customers to be able to find you on Facebook. Therefore, you need to know the simple trick to set your Facebook User name. Just follow these steps below. 1) Establish Facebook Page Go to http://www.Facebook.com/pages/create.php 2) Invite friends, family, customers, and clients The goal is to get 25 people to “Like” your page. Once...

How to add a Facebook Like Box to your Website

Greetings good people! Recently Facebook under went some changes that have made some basic things a little difficult for some of you out there, so this is a quick video tutorial to help you get a hold of this one particular change of how to add a facebook like box to your website. It is very simple, quick and easy to do, you just have to be aware of the little trick involved. And here in this video I flush it right out for you on screen so you can see the whole thing and put it to work for you in your social networking efforts. Enjoy! And if you have any questions about Facebook, website development or business in general, don’t hesitate to Think Taylor and reach out to...

How to Remove the BS Applications from Facebook

Today, we are discussing how to remove the BS applications from your Facebook page. I think we can agree that Facebook is outstanding. It is by¬† far my favorite social networking platform, however, there are some aspects of it that I don’t like. Facebook becoming more like MySpace If you have noticed like I have over the last few months, Facebook has been becoming more and more like MySpace with a bunch of unwanted, unwarrented nonsense that shows up on your page. I think we can all do without this. Facebook has been growing more and more like MySpace with all this crap on it. Non one is liking this madness. Unlike Myspace, Facebook was Smart Unlike MySpace, Facebook allows it’s users to opt out of the madness that is ruining the social networking icon. And this is a great thing bcause the last thing i want to do is have to leave Facebook because of this unwanted crap. How to Remove the BS Below is a quick video on how to remove the BS applications on Facebook and vastly improve your user experience and profile: Step by Step Guide: 1) Login to Facebook 2) Click arrow to right of account (upper right corner) 3) Select Application settings 4) From dropdown arrow, select Authorized 5) Click x next to application you want deleted and confirm 6) Repeat until finished 7) Enjoy a revitalized Facebook profile and...

How To Use Facebook @ Mentions Feature

Today, I want to share with you a great little feature that Facebook has called @ Mentions. It is very simple to use and is actually quite practical to use, but first a little background. I omitted this from the video as I was just trying to get down to business. @ Mentions is Facebook’s response to Twitter’s @ Replies that allow people to carry on a conversation via Twitter by alerting a specific person or persons that you are talking directly to them. It is quite useful for Twitter, but also useful on Facebook as well. Facebook @ Mentions This little feature allows you to talk directly to a specific person in your status updates. If you use it, your status shows up on your page, but also shows up on the page of the person or people that you are talking to so they are assured to get your message. It is really great and allows you to gain some additional exposure in the process. To use the @ Mentions feature, all you have to do is type the @ symbol followed by the person’s name that you are speaking to. Once you type the @ symbol and then one letter, you will get a drop down list of potential people that you could be speaking with. Select their name and continue with your message. That is it! I said it was very simple, easy and practical to use as well. One note, you cannot use the @ Mentions feature in the comment section on Facebook. That would be great, but not possible at the moment. So...