News Feed

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Posts about News Feed
  • What do we know so far about Google’s new homepage?

    …, and with Google Posts incorporated into this news feed, there are certainly elements reminiscent of a certain social network in Google’s new homepage initiative. Readers may also recall the launch of iGoogle in 2005, a similar attempt to add some personalization to the homepage. That said, it seems more likely that these changes have been rolled out…

    Search Engine Watchin Social- 18 readers -
  • It’s Facebook’s Turn to Test a Stories Feature

    … and videos to their Facebook Stories, which are visible for 24 hours, and that content does not appear in News Feed or on users’ Timelines. Friends can reply to Facebook Stories with direct messages, and selfie filters and geofilters (sound familiar?) are also available. Heath also pointed out that much like Instagram, the new feature is appearing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 35 readers -
  • Facebook’s Algorithm Invites Marketers to Step It Up: Here’s Why

    … Facebook recently threw yet another curveball at marketers, but this time, it’s a challenge worthy of embracing. Aiming to improve News Feed, Facebook’s recent algorithm update has nothing to do with relevance, reach or relationship settings. This time, it’s after clickbait. The social media giant is cracking down on headlines that distort…

    AllFacebookin SEO Google Facebook- 33 readers -
  • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

    … the recent U.S. presidential election and a federal election due in Germany later this year may have led to this move by Facebook. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr announced in a Facebook Media blog post: Last month we announced some tests to address the issue of fake news on Facebook. In the next few weeks, we’ll be starting to roll…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 28 readers -
  • Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

    … and a cover image or video to package together in a set of Instant Articles. People on the latest version of our iOS and Android applications will be eligible to see these posts in News Feed and on publishers’ pages in the coming weeks. We’re in the very early stages of developing this feature and understanding which use cases it could enable for our…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 38 readers -
  • Top 10 SocialTimes Posts of 2016

    … Everyone else is doing it, so why shouldn’t we? Here are the top 10 posts on SocialTimes in 2016, in terms of page views: 10, Latest Facebook News Feed Algorithm Tweak: High Ratings and Likely Engagement, Feb. 1: Facebook announced that it was using qualitative feedback to deliver the most relevant posts to users’ News Feeds. 9, Google Adds…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Google Facebook Twitter- 43 readers -
  • While We’re Going After Fake News, How About Ad Scams, Too?

    … There has been quite a stir lately in the U.S. in the wake of the 2016 election over fake news that has made its way into Facebook’s News Feed. While we’re focused on this controversy, we should take a look at scam ads, as well. For instance, an ad recently ran in Facebook’s News Feed that purported to be a BBC News story on energy switching…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook How To's- 33 readers -
  • How Ad Testing Can Combat Facebook’s Slow Ad Growth

    … of your audience, you can’t afford to waste a single word or image. Varying placements can also affect the interest your ads receive. The conventional wisdom is that Facebook users ignore sidebar ads and engage more frequently with native ads. But users might be resentful of ads masquerading as real content in their News Feeds. Experiment…

    Inside Facebookin Facebook How To's- 53 readers -
  • Facebook Adds Background Colors for Text-Only Status Updates

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 19, 2016 - 4:50 PM Your Facebook News Feed may soon be a lot more colorful. The social network announced Monday that it is rolling out a new feature enabling users who post text-only status updates to add background colors to those posts. The feature is rolling out for Android users initially, although all users…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
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