FB to trial 'Secret' convos in Messenger:

Today we are beginning to roll out a new option within Messenger to better support conversations about sensitive topics.

One of my favorite resources! Via the wonderful Nova.

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TLDR; Pages should focus on content that people will share with their friends & family, if they want to remain visible in the feed.

We often make improvements to News Feed, and when we do, we rely on a set of core values.

Nifty, no?

You can now easily share 360 photos on Facebook.

Your social post is just the beginning...

When posting content on social media, make sure you're using it effectively. Not as an product, but as a catalyst! For conversation, feedback, and more!

Embrace it, learn from it, move forward!

Every community manager will fail at some point. How you respond to that failure will shape your community. So how do you embrace failure & move forward?

Keep those posts short n' sweet!

Posting links on your Facebook fan page? Make sure you're using this quick tip to maximize your effectiveness! Don't let links sink your chances!

Has anyone tried Snapchat Geofilters yet?

Whether it's for a house party or wedding, a coffee shop or campus-wide event, Geofilters make it easy for Snapchatters who are there to send your message to friends.

A look at Tumblr & Instagram, as voted on by my awesome Patreon supporters!

Tumblr vs. Instagram - Which platform is the best fit for your brand? Check out this overview for a quick breakdown of the pros & cons!

Getting started wtih animated GIFs, the quick and easy version!

Making animated GIFs doesn't have to be a pain in the ass. Here's one quick way to go from video fun to animated GIF glory!

New book review is up!

Interested in learning more about word of mouth marketing, and not sure if this book is worth the time? Check out this review!

Thinking of reviewing your own business or product? Don't! Read this instead:

Post a review for your own business without practicing full disclosure? Hell no! Here's why that's a bad idea, and should be avoided!

Fantastic example of great social interaction via Amazon GameDev:

And then made fun of me about it on Twitter.

If you're interested in what's coming up for Facebook, I absolutely recommend tuning into this livestream, April 12 & 13th!

Facebook's annual global developer conference, will be held at Fort Mason, in San Francisco, this April 12 and 13, 2016. F8 features new products and a glimpse into the future of Facebook. Be sure to join the F8 online experience event for exclusive content and updates.

Considering a UGC campaign?

The desire to create community engagement often leads teams to User-Generated Content (UGC) campaigns. But are they always the best option?

New alt-text function for Twitter! Here's how to enable it:

Starting today, anyone can make Tweets with images accessible to the visually impaired.

New feature for fan pages: Instant Replies!

Facebook has released new messenging features for fan pages. The new Instant Replies feature is a huge win for small businesses. Here's how to get started..