Category Archives: Facebook

Facebook’s recent ch-ch-ch-changes and what it means

With the recently announced changes to how Facebook’s algorithms will surface items on your news feed – with less posts from brands, publishers and media outlets to “prioritize posts that spark conversations and meaningful interactions between people” – the conversation … Continue reading

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Clean up, aisle 12!

Ralphie would be shocked.  Teenagers eating soap – on purpose! (Image source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4KjxFDGFKhk) It’s origin is unclear, but the “Tide Pod Challenge” has certainly made a mark. The New York Times reports that in the first half of January poison … Continue reading

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When you give a mouse (or a trackpad) a tool to donate…

  This past weekend, I, like many others, posted about Earth Day. I noticed when I posted that Facebook gave me an option to add a donate button to the post. As a Nonprofit Leadership student, I was intrigued by this … Continue reading

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“Facebook Killer”

Last week, we talked about Facebook Live, and professor Bruce insist that Facebook live is one of the biggest trend in the future, for corporations and for individuals. I couldn’t agree more on it. Live stream make social network more … Continue reading

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Facebook does civic engagement damage control with Town Hall

It’s an invite anyone who has ever worked in a large organization cringes when they see: the company-wide Town Hall. Leadership will hold a webcast, all will gather, and polished speeches about quarterly results and skirting any mention of layoffs with coded … Continue reading

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Beauty and the Buzz: a brief look at the Facebook train of the remake

This past Friday, my inner child squealed with delight as I sat in the darkened theater and heard the opening score to the live-action remake of my favorite film from the Disney Renaissance, Beauty and the Beast. I cried, I laughed, I … Continue reading

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Facebook’s newest ad play – Challenging YouTube

As you may know, in 2014, YouTube officially became the second-largest search engine, with over 300 hours of content uploaded every minute, and a billion unique visitors watch more than six billion hours of video every month. In combination with showcasing countless makeup … Continue reading

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