Facebook Edgerank: Are Images On The Way Out?

After being tipped off by my friend Buzz Bishop (and hearing other reports from friends in the industry) that Facebook might have adjusted its Edgerank code again, I thought I’d run some experiments. Used to be that posting images would almost certainly get you...

Don’t ever try to tag Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook

I’ll admit, I’m an early adopter. That’s why I’ve been dying to try out Facebook’s new (horribly named) Graph Search. Like many things on the web, they’re rolling it out slowly and my account hasn’t gotten it yet. So I thought...

Why My Mom is a Better Community Manager Than You Will Ever Be

My firm, engageQ digital, manages the social media presences for a number of clients, helping build their fan base, drive higher engagement, and grow the community. I was pretty proud of our track record and rightly so — after four months of managing one of our...

Great new feature for Facebook Page Admins

Over the weekend, Facebook seems to have quietly added a great new feature for Page Admins — now, in the settings of your Page (not your personal profile), you’ll find a new item: “Onsite Notification.”   Check the box and you’ll get...

Recruiting on Facebook: Six Secrets the Pros Use

LinkedIn remains the kingpin of online recruitment, but Facebook is a bigger network, with five times the users. According to a 2011 survey by recruiting software platform company Jobvite, Inc., 84% of job seekers have a Facebook profile, and 63% of them have used...