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July 21, 2016
In an effort to keep users away from Snapchat, Facebook is trialing another Snapchat-esque feature, this time enabling users to send private updates in a separate section of the app.
Facebook Testing New, Snapchat-Like “Quick Updates” Feature, Adding to Many Other Attempts | Social Media Today
July 20, 2016
Facebook has announced a set of new features for live, including full-screen mode, longer session time and the ability to hide reactions and comments.
Facebook Announces New Options for Live – Both for Viewers and Broadcasters | Social Media Today
July 15, 2016
Facebook's released its latest "Topics to Watch" report, which shows that discussions about biology, photomontage and shrimp are gaining momentum on The Social Network.
Facebook Topics to Watch - DIY and Biology Amongst Trending Interests [Infographic] | Social Media Today
July 15, 2016
There’s a couple of interesting updates in the works at Facebook which have the potential to provide a whole new way to communicate your messages on the platform and gain more attention.
Facebook Testing Out New Update Presentation Features to Expand Opportunities | Social Media Today
July 15, 2016
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg envisions that Facebook will soon be totally dominated by video content. And the data shows he's right - but what does that mean for your marketing efforts?
Facebook Will Be Mostly Video in 5 Years: Here Are 4 Stats to Prove It | Social Media Today
July 14, 2016
Facebook has released it's latest "Hot Topics" report, looking at which subjects generated the most discussion across Facebook and Instagram in June.
The Most Discussed Issues on Facebook and Instagram in June [Infographic] | Social Media Today
July 14, 2016
Facebook has released a new report which looks at the different ways in which people use Facebook and Instagram, providing some great context for marketers as to what content is generating the best response.
Facebook Releases New Data on What Users Are Looking for on Facebook and Instagram | Social Media Today
July 13, 2016
Facebook’s testing a few new desktop Page layout options, putting more focus on the cover images and call to action buttons.
Facebook’s Testing a New, Ad-Free Desktop Page Layout | Social Media Today
July 12, 2016
Facebook has commissioned research into how people across the world are engaging with mobile games, coming to some eye-opening findings which they've built into a new infographic.
Facebook Conducts Research into the Opportunities of Mobile Gaming [Infographic] | Social Media Today
July 09, 2016
Facebook has announced that MSQRD video masks are now available for use in Facebook Live broadcasts.
Facebook Announces MSQRD Masks Now Available for Facebook Live Broadcasts | Social Media Today
July 08, 2016
While Facebook Live enables anyone to easily create and share live video content, the quality may not be up to the standard you want to represent your brand. Luckily, Facebook makes it easy to connect higher quality video and audio equipment.
How to Live-Stream like a Pro on Facebook Live | Social Media Today
July 06, 2016
New research has shown that video content on Facebook - particularly live video content - is generating significantly more reach than other post types.
New Research Shows Video Content Outperforming All Other Types on Facebook | Social Media Today
July 02, 2016
Facebook has announced a new set of tools to help improve interactions with Messenger Bots, including response prompts and media additions.
Facebook Releases New Messenger Bot Features and Options to Improve Engagement | Social Media Today
July 01, 2016
What's the next evolution of live-streaming, and how is Facebook, in particular, going to monetize their Live offering?
Facebook Live Commercial Breaks? Examining the Next Stage for Live-Streaming | Social Media Today
June 30, 2016
Facebook hoaxes seem to run in cycles where they re-appear again every nine months. Here are some of the more common scams, and the truth behind them.
Facebook’s Not Looking to Use Your Photos, Make Your Content Public or Charge You to Use it | Social Media Today
June 30, 2016
How will Facebook's latest algorithm change impact on marketers? Contributor Steve Baldwin provides his insights in this post.
How Will Facebook’s Latest Algorithm Update Affect Marketers? | Social Media Today
June 29, 2016
Facebook has announced a new News Feed update, this time aimed at boosting the reach of personal updates, which will have an impact on brand Pages.
Facebook News Feed Update: Posts from Friends to Get Priority Over Page Content | Social Media Today
June 29, 2016
Facebook has announced a re-design of their Like button and two new Chrome extensions aimed at facilitating more engagement with web content.
Facebook’s Launching a Re-Designed Like Button and New Chrome Apps to Boost Engagement | Social Media Today
June 29, 2016
Building a winning Facebook presence takes time and effort. Here are seven ways you could be impeding your own progress on this front.
7 Reasons Your Facebook Strategy Is Not Working
June 27, 2016
Facebook's announced the addition of a new, Snapchat-like feature that will enable users to make video slideshows out of their latest photo and video content.
Facebook Adds New Introduces New SlideShow Video Maker to Get Users Sharing More Content | Social Media Today
June 23, 2016
At VidCon, Facebook has announced a set of new tools for Facebook Live, including MSQRD masks, a Live waiting room and drop-ins for guests.
Facebook Announced New Additions for Live, Including MSQRD Masks | Social Media Today
June 22, 2016
A protest action being staged in the US House of Representatives is being broadcast to the world via live-stream, underlining the huge potential in such applications.
House of Representatives Protest Underlines the Potential of Live-Streaming | Social Media Today
June 22, 2016
What motivates people to share content on Facebook? A new infographic by Fractl aims to provide some new insight into the motivations behind shares on The Social Network.
New Study Looks at What Motivates Facebook Users to Share Content [Infographic] | Social Media Today
June 22, 2016
Facebook Live is producing some great results for brands. If you're considering going live, here are some quick tips to help.
5 Best Practices for Using Facebook Live | Social Media Today
June 21, 2016
Facebook held its annual stockholder meeting yesterday, providing an overview of the current state of the social media giant and addressing questions about future projects
Facebook Annual Stockholder Meeting – Future Projects, Trending Topics and Growth Planning | Social Media Today
June 21, 2016
Are you aware of all the information you're sharing via Facebook, and who you're sharing it with? This guide will take you through the process of assessing and refining your Facebook data trails.
June 19, 2016
Should you use hashtags on your Facebook posts? There's a lot of conflicting advice - here's a full rundown on the evolution of hashtags on The Social Network and the proven ways to use (or not use) them.
Should You Use Hashtags on Facebook? Here’s What the Research Says | Social Media Today
June 18, 2016
Twitter has added new Periscope buttons within their mobile app, making it easier for users to go live.
Twitter Adds New Periscope Button, Periscope Embeds Coming Soon | Social Media Today
June 17, 2016
Facebook have released their latest monthly look at the topics generating the most discussion across both Facebook itself and Instagram .
The Most Discussed Topics on Facebook and Instagram in May [Infographic] | Social Media Today
June 15, 2016
Facebook has introduced a set of new tools to help advertisers better connect their Facebook ad efforts with consumers' offline actions.
Facebook Provides New Tools to Link Your Online Efforts to Offline Sales | Social Media Today