Category Archives: Social Media Management

How to remove Trending Videos on Facebook


Recently you may have noticed facebook taking another step to squeeze out the personalization of facebook and turn it more into a marketing tool than a social network. So it is with Trending Videos and Trending Articles. Essentially this is the facebook equivalent of spam, placed conveniently in the top [...]

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Learning to Listen


Harvard Business Review recently put up an interesting post by Ram Charan. The title of the post is called The Discipline of Listening, and though it isn’t particularly long, it’s full of wisdom. Charan points out 5 important tips for actually listening to what people have to say: Pan for [...]

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New Admin Roles for Facebook Pages


Whoa, Look what Facebook has gone and done. Facebook has created 5 different categories of Administrative Roles which can be applied to FB Pages. This is HUGELY important for businesses and Social Media Managers. You now have a different number of permissions assigned to you depending on the role you [...]

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What the Plus!


Google Plus has a tendency to get dragged through the coals in a lot of the Social Media outlets, but I have to say, the more I use it, the more impressive it is. So almost a year after its launch, Guy Kawasaki comes along and points out how awesome [...]

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This is what we’re dealing with


Buddy Media has released a crazy visual chart of how complicated Social Media has become and it’s only going to grow from here. Have you even heard of most of these services? To be honest, it’s a bit of a trick and you don’t need to know all of these [...]

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Facebook Groups for Schools


Facebook recently announced a specialized version of Groups – made just for Schools. Groups for Schools are made specifically for active faculty and students to use Facebook to stay in touch. This probably spells doom for a lot of universities that are trying to develop their own private Social Networks, [...]

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Facebook buys Instagram


The web is abuzz today with news that Facebook has acquired Instagram. While some are excited, others are already bidding adieu to the popular photo sharing website. I personally lie somewhere in the middle. While I’m apprehensive about what Facebook might do, I already share my Instagram photos on Facebook and [...]

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How to stop getting Facebook’s Sponsored Stories & Social Ads


For anyone who follows my twitter feed (@SMMSocialLight) you’ll probably notice that I link to Mashable a lot. They bring up a lot of great info and I highly recommend everybody interested in Social Media follow them. Recently they made a post called “How to Opt Out of Facebook Social [...]

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Are you being bombarded by ads?


I’m all for advertising as a way to monetize your business, but I think it has to be done with respect to the customers. The lastest polls show Facebook and Twitter aren’t paying much attention to how customers like to receive their ads, and instead are just shoving them down [...]

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How to Delete Facebook Pages Profile Pics


So if you’re trying to manage a business page on Facebook, you might have found yourself trying to update a profile picture multiple times only to see a mess of pictures that you don’t want everybody to see. Unfortunately, Facebook doesn’t exactly make it obvious how to clear out the [...]

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