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Facebook Parties for Direct Sellers from a Business Page

A while ago I wrote a popular article called New Guidelines for Facebook Parties. In it I outline why it is important to use a Facebook business page, not a private event or a group, if you are going to conduct Facebook Parties for your direct sales business. In my first book, Social Media for Direct…

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5 Ways to Invite People to Like Your Facebook Page

One of the biggest challenges when starting to use a Facebook business Page for marketing is getting people over there to “like” your Page! You may even have a large network of Facebook Friends, or a great number of people in your email network, but they will not usually like your new Page until you…

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Sort Your Facebook Friends Who Are Interactive

In this video I show you something I’ve started doing to help get my personal Facebook friends sorted. I don’t know about you but I have lots of Facebook friends, some of whom I am not sure I even know and certainly who do not interact with me. Once in a while I will go…

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What to Name Your Facebook Profile and Pages

Lately there has been some confusion about naming Facebook Pages, Groups and Profiles. Do you use your personal name? The company name? Some good keyword packed SEO-friendly phrase? Each social media site has it’s own rules to follow. If they do not, there are some generally accepted best practices to consider. I am gong to…

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How to Stop Game Requests on Facebook

If you get a lot of notifications on your Facebook where Facebook Friends are inviting you to play games, and you really don’t want to, you may want to stop them from coming in. Instead of posting “please don’t send me game requests!” which your Friends probably won’t see or be able to do anything…

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How to Add a Contact Form to Your Facebook Business Page

[NOTE: ContactMe has announced they are shutting down as of March 2016. I will update this article when I find a replacement!] One of the down sides of using Facebook Pages for business is there is no built-in way to capture visitor’s information so you can more easily communicate off of Facebook. Luckily, ContactMe has…

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Three Ways to Feature a Facebook Fan Page Post

  There are three ways you can draw more attention to a specific post on your Facebook Business Page if you would like to make sure more people see it or make that one post more prominent on your Page. 1 – Click on the star on the top right of that post. This will…

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Streamline Your Facebook News Feed Without Unfriending Everyone

The video below shows you how to keep your Facebook newsfeed full of relevant and useful posts from people you want to see, and “unsubscribe” from people who post too much, or who post too many things you don’t want to see, without unfriending them. You know, like family, team members, networking contacts you don’t…

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Categorize and Target Your Facebook News Feed with Interest Lists

On Facebook you are encouraged to use Interest Lists which allow users to subscribe to others’ or to create their own lists of Subscriptions, Pages or Friends based on categories they choose. This is intended to create a customized “newspaper” like experience on Facebook. Follow and list Pages about certain topics such as “sports” or “politics”…

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Where Are the Privacy Settings on Facebook Now?

With all the recent changes on Facebook you may have lost some of your privacy setting locations. This video shows you where to set who can see your personal information on your Info Tab and who can see which fan pages you like, and more. In a nut shell, you will want to first go…

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Why Not to Use a Certain Facebook App

Wow this thing is so bad that Facebook won’t even let me post about it to warn you! I tried pasting a link to an article about it and it refused to let me post it, saying it was flagged as inappropriate! WOW. It’s that bad. I am talking about BranchOut. The below article says…

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Facebook Fun – Fabulous Pages

This Friday night I am offering a free webinar just for fun – we will take questions and give answers and discuss the latest and greatest tips for leveraging Facebook for business use.  It will be recorded so those of you in foreign lands can still watch what you missed while you were sleeping! Today…

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How to Protect Your Privacy on Facebook

This video demonstration is for those people who want to have SUPER private privacy settings on Facebook. Sometimes people want to use Facebook for business, or maybe they are only on there to monitor certain family members (teens anyone?) but do not want people to know they are on Facebook or to be able to…

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Finding Your Way Around the New Facebook Fan Page Layout

  Facebook has changed the general layout and functionality of their business Pages. This 15 minute video tutorial shows you around the new features so you’ll be able to access them easily. Features include photo strip across the top, navigation links down the left sidebar, the two wall filters – your business or most recent…

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