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Facebook Rolling Out Timeline for Brands

Posted on: February 29th, 2012 by SocialNova No Comments

Facebook has rolled out the controversial ‘Timeline’ for its business pages whether you like it or not.  Initially released for personal Facebook profiles, many disliked how it pushed content farther down the page and found the overall layout to be somewhat abrasive–not to mention the personal privacy concerns that shouldn’t be as much of an issue with business pages.

Coca~Cola's new timeline (mashable.com)

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Why Google+ is Important for Your Business

Posted on: January 10th, 2012 by SocialNova No Comments

Do you even know what Google+ is? It’s not nearly as well-known as Facebook is among casual Internet users. That’s okay though–because almost everyone uses Google search.

Google+ came out in the summer of 2011 to great fanfare. I personally like it’s user interface, privacy controls, and usability far more than Facebook. While Facebook is bulky and cumbersome, Google+ is clean and quick. Unfortunately, for people like myself, Google+’s popularity died almost as quickly as it came. It had trouble overcoming Facebook’s biggest asset–the fact everyone and everything you know and like is already on it. But Google+ is now using its main asset–one Facebook doesn’t have at all–the all-powerful search engine. (more…)