How to Hide or Limit Past Facebook Posts and Make Photo Albums Private
Feb02

How to Hide or Limit Past Facebook Posts and Make Photo Albums Private

Facebook has had a knack for having privacy issues with personal profiles and it’s mostly due to their garbage default settings and users being unaware of platform updates and the visibility options available to them. With each type of post having it’s own security setting, an average user doesn’t necessarily realize exactly what he/she is leaving visible to the prying eyes of the public (non-friend connections),...

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How to Use YouTube’s NEW Comment Moderation Feature
Jan25

How to Use YouTube’s NEW Comment Moderation Feature

As a community manager I’ve always dreaded moderating YouTube comments. With the lack of profanity filters and blacklists for disruptive users, the more videos you have, the bigger headache it becomes to scour through each video to remove potential spam. But that’s all changed with YouTube’s new comment moderating dashboard! Huzzah! This week’s Social Media Minute will teach you how to use YouTube’s new comment...

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How to Edit Featured Likes on Your Facebook Page
Jan11

How to Edit Featured Likes on Your Facebook Page

If you’ve ever liked another Facebook page as your business page you’ll notice a Likes section as a permanent feature on your timeline. Basically, this section takes up a sizable portion of your Facebook page and displays up to 5 pages you’ve liked on a random cycle. Which doesn’t seem like a big deal, right? Not so fast, this isn’t necessarily a good thing. For example, what if you’re following a...

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How to Set Up a Facebook Page Profanity Filter
Jan03

How to Set Up a Facebook Page Profanity Filter

Unfortunately Facebook page admins all share a common problem – we have to sleep. And that means there’s always going to be a window of opportunity for “trolls” and “spammers” to run amok on your Facebook page. Luckily Facebook allows community managers the ability to set up a profanity filter that will automatically screen posts by others on your page. This week’s Social Media Minute will...

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How to Share a Facebook Photo or Video with a non-Facebook User
Sep01

How to Share a Facebook Photo or Video with a non-Facebook User

Have you ever tried to share a Facebook photo with someone who didn’t have a Facebook account? They probably replied saying something like the link was broken or they couldn’t see the image. This is a very common problem, and  depending on your Facebook account privacy settings, simply sending a non-Facebook user a link to a photo or video would most likely result in them seeing this: Lucky for you, there are two ways you...

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How to Add and Optimize a Facebook Event Cover Image
Jun05

How to Add and Optimize a Facebook Event Cover Image

Facebook events are seeing more upgrades than ever before. With the added ability to upload a Facebook Event cover image, you can now make your events more appealing and eye catching. But before you start creating your banner image, you may want to optimize the graphic first so its thumbnail displays correctly across the platform. Adding a Facebook Cover image is relatively easy, however, when it comes to optimizing your event image...

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