Managing Facebook for Franchise Social Media

February 25, 2016

Tips for Managing Facebook as part of a Franchise Social Media Strategy

by Frances Leary

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Top 10 Business Facebook No-No’s

October 23, 2013

We spend a lot of time at Wired Flare teaching others about effective ways to engage on social networks. Sometimes, in order to get a clear picture of how best TO communicate, you also need to understand how NOT TO use social networks.

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Breaking the Link Between Facebook & Twitter

January 22, 2013


If your company still has its Facebook and Twitter pages linked so that Facebook posts go to Twitter or Twitter posts go to Facebook….

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The Facebook Group Divide

August 06, 2012

The use of Facebook groups is becoming a divisive issue, especially among business owners. Many users love groups for the same reasons that others hate them. What’s at the crux of this argument?

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Using Lists to Maintain Privacy on Facebook

May 18, 2012

Can you successfully use Facebook to connect with close friends as well as business associates and still maintain your privacy? Absolutely…at least to the extent that is possible on the Internet. In Facebook, you can use lists to identify whether your connections are “close friends,” “acquaintances” or something else. You can even create your own lists and group your contacts into one of those. To create a list, follow these steps:

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Re-inventing Your Business “Profile” on Facebook

April 26, 2012

Surprisingly many businesses still have Profiles with their business names. As a Profile, your business connects with “friends” as if it were a person (which, of course, it is not). This is in violation of Facebook policy and reflects poorly on your brand. According to Facebook, “If you don’t convert your noncompliant account to a Page, you risk permanently losing access to the account and all of its content.

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Quick Tips for Protecting Your Privacy Under Facebook's New Data Use Policy

March 23, 2012

Facebook has a new Privacy Policy (now called Data Use Policy).

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Tips for Switching Over to Facebook Timeline

March 16, 2012

Facebook Timeline is HERE for businesses.

As of March 30, all business pages will be transitioned over to the new platform. There are negatives and positives, and whether you are in favor of it or not is basically a moot point. The change IS happening.

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