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Macamana nak tukar password facebook?

How do I change or reset my password?
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Change Your Password
To change your password on Facebook if you’re already logged in:
  1. Click account settings in the top right corner of any Facebook page and select Settings.
  2. Click Security and Login.
  3. Click Edit next to Change Password.
  4. Click Save Changes.
If you’re logged in but have forgotten your password, follow the steps under Change Your Password then click Forgot your password? and follow the steps to reset it. Keep in mind that you’ll need access to the email associated with your account.
Reset Your Password
To reset your password if you’re not logged in to Facebook:
  1. Go to the Find Your Account Page.
  2. Type the email, mobile phone number, full name or username associated with your account, then click Search.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
If you’re still having trouble, we can help you recover your account.
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How to change FB Page Name?

Untuk memohon pertukaran nama Halaman anda:

1. Klik Perihal di bawah foto muka hadapan Halaman anda
2. Klik Info Halaman dalam ruang kiri
3. Tuding pada bahagian Nama dan klik Sunting
4. Masukkan nama Halaman baharu dan klik Teruskan
5. Semak permohonan anda dan klik Permohonan Pertukaran

 

Atau dalam Bahasa Inggeris:

How do I change my Page’s name?
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You’ll need to be an admin to request a change to your Page’s name.
To request a change to your Page’s name:
  1. Click About on the left side of your Page.
  2. Click Edit next to your Page’s name.
  3. Enter a new Page name and click Continue.
  4. Review your request and click Request Change.
If you don’t see the option to edit your Page’s name:

  • You don’t have a Page role that allows you to change your Page’s name. Learn how to see your Page role.
  • You or another admin recently changed your Page’s name.
  • There may be limits on your Page.
Keep in mind that changing your Page’s name won’t affect its username. Learn more about the guidelines for Page names.
Note: You can’t change the name of a regional Page if it falls under a global Page.
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Whatsapp Properties using OPPO Handphone

How To Whatsapp Bold, Italic And Strikethrough

Whatsapp Web, WhatsApp Bold, WhatsApp Italic And Other Cool Stuff

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Good news for all Whatsapp android, ios, bb10 users. If your WhatsApp is not up to date? Then you are missing a lot. The latest version of WhatsApp boasts of various new modifications that I bet will wow you.
These mods are quite fascinating, as they enhance user chat prowess.
See that picture up there? The strikethrough, bold, and italic?  well, I have upgraded mine (smiles), and trust me when I say it’s AMAZING.

I’ll show you how to do cool WhatsApp text formatting tricks. all you have to do is follow this post till the end. (wink)

Whatsapp Bold, Italics, and Strikethrough

Whatsapp Bold. (How to bold text in WhatsApp)

This feature makes your text bold.

Steps for WhatsApp bold text are:

Step 1: 
Type the message you want to make bold.  Example:  How are you?
Step 2: 
Insert this symbol *. At the beginning and end of your text. without space. Example: *How are you?*
Step 3: 
Send the message. And there you have it. it should look like this>>   How are you?
 
Note: You can do this for one or more word(s). Example: How are *you?* = How are you?
 

 

Whatsapp Italics Feature. (How to write italic in WhatsApp)

Steps for WhatsApp italic text are:
Step 1:
Type the message you want to make italic.  Example: How are you?
Step 2: 
Insert this symbol _. At the beginning and end of your text. without space. Example: _How are you?_
Step 3:
Send the message. It should look like this >>   How are you?
 
Note: You can do this for one or more word(s). Example: How are _you?_ = How are you?
 

Whatsapp Strikethrough Feature.

Step 1:
Type the message you want to make strikethrough. Example: How are you?
 
Step 2:
Insert this symbol ~. At the beginning and end of your text. without space. Example: ~How are you?~
Step 3:
Send the message. It should look like this>>  How are you?
Note: You can do this for one or more word(s). Example: How are ~you?~ = How are you?.

Whatsapp Bold + Italic + Strikethrough.

You can also throw in all the symbols at once for it to look like this.>>  How are you?
To do that, just insert multi-symbols inside text before sending.
Examples:
Bold + strikethrough  >>    ~*How are you?*~ = How are you?
Bold + italic  >>        _*How are you?*_ =  How are you?
 
Strikethrough + italic >>       _~How are you?~_ = How are you?

Whatsapp web.

With this feature, users are able to chat through their personal computers through their browsers. No application installation on your Pc is required to use WhatsApp web.

Easy steps to use WhatsApp web.

1. On your mobile device, Open WhatsApp, Then click on the utility button at the topmost right. And then a menu will pop-up, tap on whatsApp web. (for android and windows phones).

 

 

whatsapp web
For blackberry 10, open WhatsApp, swipe down from the top of your screen, select WhatsApp web
For blackberry, open your WhatsApp, open your chats, menu and then WhatsApp web.
For iPhone, open WhatsApp, settings, WhatsApp web.
 
2. When you have tapped on WhatsApp web, The scanner below will now pop up. Make sure you leave this interface opened.
whatsapp web

 

3. On your PC open a browser and enter this URL web.whatsapp.com (Make sure your computer has an active internet connection).

4. Now when the above URL opens, you should now have a QR code on your computer screen.

5. Hold your mobile device towards your laptop screen at about 5 inches, make sure the box on your phone’s screen matches with the QR code box on your computer screen.

If the steps listed above are followed correctly, your WhatsApp details will automatically load on your laptop.

You won’t have to follow the steps again to use whatsapp web on your computer 

 

 

Whatsapp Quote, And Starred Message.

The WhatsApp quote is actually my favorite of them all. This new feature gives you the ability to quote specific text while chatting.
I’ll show you the 3 steps.

Step 1: Highlight the text you want to quote by tapping and leaving your finger there for about 3 seconds.

how whatsapp web bold striketrough starred
 
Step 2:  Click on the second arrow on the top left of your screen as indicated below.
how whatsapp web bold striketrough starred
Step 3:  It should now look like the image below.
how whatsapp web bold striketrough starred quote
Step 4: Type your desired text and send. If you have sent, it should look like the image below.

 

how whatsapp web bold striketrough quote
 
The Whatsapp starred message is quite unique too. why? well, maybe there’s a particular moment during chat that you want to save and view later without scrolling up or down the main chat for ages. Whatsapp starred message gives you the ability to save specific messages with easy access to them later.
You need the steps?
Nope, I won’t tell you.
Just kidding…….
Step 1: Highlight the specific text you want to star.
Step 2: Tap on the star at the top of your screen as in the image below.
how whatsapp web bold striketrough starred
Easy right? yes.
You can view your starred messages by tapping on your menu or utility button situated at the topmost right of your screen. And finally tapping on the starred messages option.
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10 DOs and DON’Ts while you use FACEBOOK

With Facebook exploding into existence and evolving rapidly in just a couple of years, it’s not easy for users to grasp the unspoken rules of the social interactions within. Still, there is a general agreed upon courtesy or etiquette for online communication which we can apply to the phenomenal social networking site. Nevertheless, there is no such thing as hard and fast rules for spontaneous social interactions because they are ever-changing.

The following etiquettes are therefore not something which we should all strictly abide to. Rather, I must emphasize that they are purely guidelines to enhance our social interactions and experience with Facebook. The fact is that there is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to social interactions. So, I encourage all of you to take these with a grain of salt and apply them as you deem fit!

Five Dos:

1. Message Private Matters Instead of Posting On Wall

As much as you may have exhibitionistic tendencies and wants everyone to know your most intimate secrets, others may not share the same inclination. Your friends might not take it too kindly when you post what they did last night at your house party, or any other stuff which are understood to be kept between your closest friends.

The fact is that most of their Facebook friends will hear about it in such a public platform. The walls indeed have ears, especially so for the Facebook Wall. Best to keep these conversations behind closed doors in Facebook Messaging.

2. Be Mindful Of What You Post

When you have hundreds of friends and acquaintances in Facebook, you have people from all kinds of backgrounds, all with different jobs, beliefs, personalities, etc. Updating your status with a general statement may seem harmless to you, but others may read it in a different light. For example, you make a remark about how advertisers con unsuspecting consumers into buying something they don’t need.

What you may not realize is that some of your friends in the advertising industry could see your status in their newsfeed. It’s a general statement, but they might think you are targeting them. Of course, it’s not going to be any fun if you’re going to consider all the possible misinterpretations before you post anything, but just be mindful of it.

3. Call Rather Than Post Personal News

This isn’t just Facebook etiquette; it’s social etiquette or even common sense. If you need to inform your friends or your family about some important and personal news (e.g. death in the family), don’t declare it out in the public domain. Facebook is a social networking site; it’s supposed to be public. This means that people can know what happened.

The other reason not to post is courtesy. It’s the same reason why you shouldn’t use SMS (or even the phone) to break up with someone. It’s rude and insincere to break important news, be it good or bad ones, without having some form of genuine communication through voice tones and body languages.

4. Reply To Comments Especially If They Are Questions

You post a status, and your friends make comments and ‘like’ it. I guess the least you can do is to acknowledge them by replying something, especially when they are questions directed to you. I’m not saying you should do it for the sake of doing it, but add on to their comments once in awhile. If you ignore them all the time, chances are that they won’t bother about your status anymore, lest they look silly talking to a wall. It’s almost karma.

5. Avoid Posting Comments On Every Post

If you’re stalking your friend, leave it at that. Don’t make it a habit to make some comment on everything your friends post or they’ll start to get suspicious. Even if you say with all honesty that you are not stalking them, it’s not going to be easy for them to believe that their status updates always appear on your newsfeed.

It’s open secret that everyone checks out their friends’ profile every now and then, but to comment on everything is to admit that you are constantly checking out on them. What is even worse is that your friend’s friends might notice as well, seeing that you are a ‘regular’ commenter. If you don’t wish to be labeled a pest, try to limit your comments somewhat.

Bonus: Be Careful Of Your Tone

As with all other online communication, communicating in Facebook is mostly textual. We can neither hear the voice tone nor see the body language when the other person ‘speaks’. In other words, it’s easy for someone to think you are being sarcastic when you are not, or misunderstand you in any other manner for that matter. To complicate things, everyone has their own typing style.

One way we can compensate for the lack of cues is to use emoticons. It’s pretty limited, but experience has taught me that a simple smiley face after a sentence can do wonders by neutralizing any potential tension. Smile and the whole world smiles with you 🙂

Five Don’ts:

1. Make Friend Requests To Strangers

Some people have this idea that the number of ‘friends’ you have in Facebook is a status of your popularity in real-life. That may be true if these ‘friends’ are people whom you know offline, and not strangers whom you randomly add while browsing through the Facebook network.

The idea becomes warped when people add friends merely for the sake of boosting their ‘popularity indicator’ among their peers. That’s not cool. But if you wish to add someone for some valid reason, like to get to know this girl you have a crush on, do so with some introduction or through a mutual friend. Skipping that step only leaves a bad impression of you, which is the last thing you want.

2. Tag Your Friends In ‘Unglam’ Shots

Guys may take it lightly when they are tagged in photos that look as if they just woke up from the bed, thinking that it’s a joke pulled off by their friends. When it comes to gals though, appearing ‘unglam’ means a lot more to them. Of course, this applies to some guys as well. What you need to take from this rule is to be sensitive of who you might be tagging in photos, especially those shots which are obviously awfully taken.

3. Overshare Yourself

Checking out the updates on your newsfeed, you see the same friend updating his status over and over again. Not any insightful ones, but just posts about what he’s doing every ten minutes. How exciting. You decide to hide his posts.

Sounds familiar? Probably. It’s annoying because no one is really interested in their friends’ everyday mundane activities, yet it just keeps popping out in their updates. Spice up your status updates a little. Instead of telling your friends you’re in the can taking a leak, share something interesting about yourself.

4. Vent About Your work

Facebook is a double-edged sword when it comes to its social networking capability. The boon is that it enables us to connect in an unprecedented manner with friends of friends of friends through the identification of mutual friendships. On the other hand, the bane is that there’s easily a way to gather information about you by passing through such layer one-by-one.

Even with your most stringent privacy settings, there’s still a risk that what you post can reach people you wouldn’t want it to reach, and your co-workers and boss are the last people you want to mess with. So, just play safe and leave your venting to somewhere private.

5. Post Chain Status Updates

Remember those chain e-mails that demand you to forward to all of your friends or you’ll die a horrible, horrible death? Well, Facebook has a similar kind of chain, but usually for a good cause. Someone first post a status update about a social cause, encouraging those who read it to post the status too, so that their friends will get to read it and post it as well. This chain thus spread the cause, raising public awareness.

The intention here is right, but sometimes too much of a good thing isn’t good. When you see your newsfeed updates filled with the same status, you get annoyed instead, and you associate your negative emotion to that social cause.

Bonus: Flame Others

Everyone is entitled to state their own opinion on the free internet, so there’s no need to put anyone down just because you disagree (or worse, don’t like the person). Sometimes I even see people criticizing the comments of their friend’s friend who replied to the post, whom they don’t even know. It’s embarrassing not only to yourself, but to your friend as well.

In the spirit of good conversations, let’s keep this in mind in whatever communication we have online, in Facebook, forums, emails, etc. Don’t ruin it for everyone.

Conclusion

At the end of the day, it’s entirely up to us to follow these etiquette rules. I guess it’s about finding the balance between the being fun and sensitive to everyone. On one hand, we shouldn’t restrict ourselves with rules and regulations that would limit our creativity and spontaneousness of our social interactions. On the other hand, we ought to be aware of the publicness of Facebook to protect our privacy and at the same time respect the fact that each one of us forms part of the Facebook experience of everyone else. Find that right balance and you’ll not only better that experience yourself, but also help others enjoy it as well!

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How do I recover a Facebook account, when it is blocked?

How do I recover a Facebook account, when it is blocked?

Has Facebook blocked your account and asked to verify with a Phone number or photo ID?

There are two ways to bypass this phone number verification checkpoint, without using your phone/mobile number. Let’s see:

Read More: Bypass Facebook Blocking Checkpoint [2 ways]

#1. Using Free Virtual Phone Number – ‘Text Now’

Bypass Facebook blocking for Phone Number verification using Text Now by getting a Free Virtual Phone Number.

#2. Using ‘SmsPVA’ -Virtual Number for Account Activation

SmsPVA is an online service, providing Phone numbers of many countries (Russian, UK, Latvia, Ukraine etc.), where you can get any text message sent by your side. It means these numbers can be used for account activation.

33 Answers

Omer Sha
Omer Sha, studied Computer Science at Bharathiar University (2016)
  1. Click Forgotten account? on the bottom of the facebook login page
  2. Enter your email id or password
  3. They will give you two options Use my Google account , Send code via Mobile
  4. If you have access to any of them reset password
  5. after try login
  6. if your account is blocked facebook will give you various options to login , identify your friends is most common if you can do that it will be easy
  7. In case you failed above step : go to another facebook account and search each name they given and find out which one is that …
  8. If they asking for ID Verification simply fake one (use photoshop)… simple and working.. (specify kind of warning message facebook i can give you more accurate answer)
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Apa Itu Landing Page dan Jenisnya

Bagi Anda yang telah berkecimpung di dunia internet marketing, Anda pasti tahu apa yang dimaksud dengan ‘Landing Page’.

Secara garis besar, landing page merupakan sebuah halaman website yang dapat diakses oleh pengunjung website Anda.

Di dunia online marketing, landing page dapat dibuat sebagai wadah kampanye pemasaran pada halaman khusus, dan di desain untuk fokus pada suatu tujuan tertentu.

Landing page merupakan bagian yang sangat penting dari sebuah website.

Berikut beberapa poin yang dijelaskan pada artikel ini:

Apa itu landing page?
– Mengapa landing page dianggap penting?
– Jenis-jenis landing page berdasarkan fungsinya
– Mengapa landing page dikatakan sangat penting?

Landing page memiliki peran yang sangat penting karena landing page akan mampu meningkatkan konversi bisnis Anda jika Anda menyiapkan landing page secara optimal.

Berikut 2 hal yang dapat dilakukan untuk bisa mengoptimalkan landing page Anda:

  • Pesan yang Tepat

Pesan yang tepat adalah ketika headline iklan sesuai dan relevan dengan headline landing page. Pesan yang tepat akan mampu membentuk pemahaman dan keyakinan pengunjung terhadap konten Anda.

Buatlah pesan atau isi konten yang jelas dan tidak membingungkan pembacanya.

  • Konversi Rasio Bisnis 1:1

Konversi rasio merupakan unsur-unsur tertentu yang mudah di klik, poin ini berada di landing page dan menuju sebuah halaman yang memiliki tujuan tertentu.

Persamaan rasio 1:1 memegang peranan penting untuk landing page Anda. Anda perlu membuat trik melalui landing page agar pengunjung memiliki durasi yang lama di website Anda.

Itulah dua dari banyak alasan mengapa landing page begitu penting untuk sebuah website.

Jenis-Jenis Landing Page

Berdasarkan fungsinya, berikut jenis-jenis landing page:

1. Lead Generation Landing Pages

Landing page jenis ini memiliki fungsi khusus yaitu mendapatkan leads yang akan dikumpulkan untuk aset marketing masa depan.

Leads biasanya berupa data pengunjung seperti nama dan email pengunjung.

Prinsip kerja landing page seperti ini adalah pengunjung website Anda akan datang dan dengan sendirinya memasukkan email dan nama mereka.

Orang yang bersedia memasukkan data tersebut adalah orang-orang yang memiliki ketertarikan pada informasi dan topik yang ditampilkan di landing page.

Orang-orang ini nantinya akan menjadi aset yang sangat berharga, bisa menjadi partner bisnis, teman ataupun pembeli.

Cara termudah yang dapat Anda lakukan untuk bisa memaksimalkan ‘Lead Generation Landing Page’ adalah dengan cara memberikan penawaran yang menarik bagi pengunjung.

Hampir semua internet marketer melakukan cara ini untuk mendapatkan leads yang banyak dan potensial.

Berikut beberapa penawaran yang dapat Anda promosikan atau bagikan secara gratis:

– Voucher
– Registrasi webinar
– Kupon diskon
– Buku/ebook
– Free trial.

2. Click Through Rate Pages

Sesuai dengan namanya, landing page ini memiliki fungsi untuk memengaruhi pengunjung agar melakukan klik untuk menuju halaman lainnya.

Biasanya landing page ini digunakan sebagai “funnels” untuk menjelaskan informasi yang terbatas sehingga memancing klik.

Untuk memaksimalkan Click Through Rate pages, Anda perlu memerhatikan beberapa hal berikut:

  • Seimbangkan konten Anda

Untuk dapat memaksimalkan click through rate pages, Anda sangat perlu untuk menyeimbangkan isi konten Anda.

Jika Anda menjadi pengunjung, manakan konten yang menurut Anda menarik?

Apakah yang full dengan teks? atau disematkan dengan video atau gambar. Sebagian besar orang menyukai tampilan audio visual daripada hanya fokus di teks saja.

Inilah mengapa Anda perlu menyertakan video untuk meningkatkan click through rate.

Video akan membantu Anda menjelaskan bisnis atau produk Anda dengan cara yang sederhana dan ringkas, lebih baik daripada bagaimana teks akan melakukannya.

  • Perhatikan skema warna

Warna juga memiliki peran yang sangat penting dalam mencapai click through rate yang tinggi.

Selain format, Anda juga penting untuk mempertimbangkan warna, mengombinasinya atau membuatnya lebih menarik.

Pemilihan warna sebagai strategi marketing telah terbukti mampu berhasil memberikan peningkatan rasio klik pengunjung.

Sebagai contoh, Bitballon mampu meningkatkan konversi dengan mengubah CTA dari hijau menjadi merah.

Selain itu, perusahaan yang berbeda menawarkan Free YouTube MP3 converter mengubah warna font dari headline dari oranye menjadi hitam.

Perubahan warna ternyata mampu meningkatkan jumlah klik dan rasio konversi sebesar 6,64%.

Sekarang, Anda pasti telah memahami bagaimana dan mengapa warna merupakan komponen penting pada landing page Anda.

Intinya, sangat penting bagi Anda untuk menggunakan skema warna yang tepat.

Itulah mengapa sebabnya internet marketer harus tahu apa fungsi masing-masing warna dan persepsi konsumen agar dapat menggunakannya secara tepat dalam logo dan iklan.

  • Gunakan gambar yang dapat memancing emosional pengunjung

Ini merupakan psikologi sederhana. Para ilmuwan menyatakan bahwa emosi yang ditampilkan akan memengaruhi siapapun yang melihatnya.

Jika emosi ditampilkan itu menyenangkan, secara sadar atau tidak sadar pengunjung juga akan terpengaruh.

Anda harus bisa membuat bagaimana empati menjadi sebuah pemahaman.

Teks memang sangat penting, tapi Anda juga diperlukan untuk menampilkan gambar yang dapat menggugah pengunjung.

Sebagai contoh, Anda dapat melihat gambar orang  bersenang-senang saat menggunakan aplikasi. Secara tidak langsung Anda juga akan merasa bahwa memang Anda akan bersenang-senang dengan program ini.

Inilah fungsinya gambar yang dapat memancing emosional pengunjung tersebut.

  • Jangan abaikan pengguna mobile

Anda tidak dapat mengabaikan pengguna mobile.

Inilah faktanya:

62% perusahaan telah merancang situs web khusus untuk mobile.

Mengapa banyak perusahaan melakukan hal ini?

Karena ini merupakan salah satu aspek yang memiliki peran penting dalam meningkatkan jumlah klik menuju website Anda.

Anda wajib memanfaatkan momen ini untuk meningkatkan click through rates, karena sebagian besar orang banyak membuka internet melalui perangkat mobile.

Kesimpulan

Landing page adalah pintu gerbang ke situs web atau laman penawaran Anda.

Ini adalah halaman yang sangat penting untuk bisnis Anda karena berpotensi untuk menentukan jumlah pendapatan yang dapat Anda peroleh dengan meningkatkan rasio klik-tayang (click through rates) dan konversi Anda secara signifikan.

Beberapa cara di atas dapat Anda gunakan untuk membantu memaksimalkan fungsi landing page Anda.

Untuk membuat landing page, Anda dapat menggunakan beberapa tools yang dijelaskan di sini.

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How to Set a Looping Video as Your Facebook Profile Picture

Facebook is starting to roll out some interesting new changes to mobile user profiles, starting with those of you on iOS. Here’s how to change your profile picture to a looping video clip on the Facebook iOS app.

The profile changes were announced earlier this week, but they’ve just started to roll out to users the last couple days. Facebook mobile profiles on iOS now have the user’s picture focused in the center of the screen, and you can also curate the information that appears at the top of your profile. The most interesting part of the update, however, is the support of GIF-like profile pictures. Here’s how to set up yours:

Open up your Facebook app on iOS.
Go to your profile page and tap your profile picture.
Select “Take a New Profile Video” or “Upload Video or Photo.” If you don’t see those options, the update hasn’t rolled out to you yet and will say “Coming Soon.”
Select or record your video (the length is limited to seven seconds).

Right now the update is only for some iOS users, but the feature should be rolling out to all mobile users soon. The only way to know if you’ve got the update right now is to open up your Facebook app and see. Once you add a profile video, though, any user mobile or desktop will be able to view it.

Read more CLICK HERE

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Why won’t facebook let me change my Page Name?


The way you can change the facebook page name is only by going through the bot that Facebook has deployed. Here is a way you can change your name:

1. Change the name by just adding your new name to the current name with a hyphen like this “Current name- New name”.

By doing this you are telling facebook bot that you are not changing the entire name but just adding a word to it. Facebook will accept the change and will not allow you make changes for the next 7 days.

2. After 7 days or 8 days change the name again to the name you want by just deleting the current name or old name, leaving the page with just the new name like this ” New name”.

Here again, you are telling the bot that you have not made any big change but just deleting a word from the current name.

 

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facebook-notes

social media toolsDo you want to publish longer posts on Facebook?

Have you tried Facebook Notes?

Facebook Notes now lets profile owners add a cover image, format text and resize photos, then share their notes with anyone.

In this article you’ll discover how to create Facebook Notes and use them in your marketing mix.

Discover how to use Facebook Notes for marketing.

How to Use Facebook Notes for Marketing

Facebook recently updated their Notes feature for personal profiles, so content creators are able to share long-form content. Facebook pages also have the option to add Notes, although the interface for pages has not yet been updated.

Whether you market from a personal profile or a business page, there are a lot of great ways to use Facebook Notes.

For instance, write a note that summarizes your latest blog post. Link the note to the original post to drive traffic back to your website. Another option is to create a note with supplementary content. Link the blog post to your note and vice versa.

Use notes to communicate with current and potential customers. Post a Facebook note as an extended bio about yourself or your business. Create a note to introduce a new product or service, and link it to the landing page on your website for that product or service.

facebook note from robert scoble profile

Robert Scoble uses Notes to promote new products and features from Rackspace, and to drive traffic to the company blog.

Also, post notes to inform your fans of important news about your business or industry, as well as update customers on a current situation or crisis your business is handling.

Plus, create notes to share additional details about current Facebook contests or promotions. You may also want to write a Facebook note to recognize your top Facebook fans or customers.

Before you decide to use Facebook Notes in lieu of a blog on your website, there are some important points to consider.

First, you never know when Facebook may change its mind and take out the Notes app, in which case you could lose a lot of content. Even if you could back up the notes, you’d still lose all of the engagement.

Second, all of the benefits of your content marketing (traffic, backlinks, social shares, etc.) would be directed to Facebook instead of your website.

Third, there is no way to customize. On your blog, you can use your website’s main menu, sidebar, post footers and pop-ups to get people to opt into your mailing list, submit contact forms and purchase products. With a Facebook note, you only have the option to include a text link back to your website and hope people click through.

Here’s how to create your own Facebook notes on profiles and business pages.

Create Notes on Facebook Profiles

To access Facebook Notes on your personal profile, click on the More link beneath your personal profile cover photo.

facebook profile dropdown menu

Click the More drop-down to manage your profile sections.

If you don’t see Notes in this list, you will need to click on the Manage Sections option. There, you will be able to check the box next to Notes to activate the feature on your profile.

facebook profile manage sections feature

Select Manage Sections and check Notes to activate the feature on your personal profile.

Once activated, Facebook Notes will appear in your More drop-down.

facebook profile dropdown showing notes option

After you activate the section, Facebook Notes will appear in your personal profile menu.

To create a new note for your Facebook personal profile, click on the + Add Note button at the top right of the Notes interface.

facebook profile add notes option

Use the + Add Note button to add a new note to your Facebook personal profile.

This will bring up the new Facebook Notes Editor.

facebook profile notes editor

When you add a note, Facebook redirects you to the Notes Editor.

Using this editor, add a header photo for your note, edit the title, write text and insert photos. Hover over the lines icon, which will pop up to the left of your cursor, to access formatting elements for the body of the note.

facebook profile notes editor formatting menu

Hover your mouse over the lines icon to the left of your cursor to access formatting elements.

Highlight specific text to access additional options.

facebook profile notes editor formatting text

Highlight text and receive additional formatting options.

At the bottom of the Notes Editor, there’s the option to delete your note, update the privacy settings, save the note as a draft or publish it.

facebook profile notes publish options

Actions for your note are at the bottom of the note editor.

Once you publish your note, an update will be added to your timeline, and will be shown to your connections in the news feed, based on your privacy settings. Your note will also appear in the Notes box in your personal profile’s left sidebar.

published facebook profile note

Your published note will appear in the news feed and be accessible from the left sidebar.

Edit your note at any time. Just click on the Edit Note button on the top right of your note.

published facebook profile note

To edit the published version of your note, click on Edit in the top right.

Friends will be able to like, comment and share your note from the news feed update or on the note itself.

published facebook profile note

Like, comment on and share the note.

Set your note’s privacy to public, like this one, and share the link with anyone. Even those who are not logged into Facebook will be able to read it.

Manage Existing Notes

If you created notes in the past on your personal profile, or if people created notes and tagged you in them, they will also appear in the left sidebar of your personal profile.

published facebook profile notes in sidebar

Actual Facebook notes appear in the left sidebar of your personal profile.

To access the Notes interface, either click on Notes in your profile menu or in the left sidebar. From there, you will be able to manage the notes you have created and those where you have been tagged.

If you’d like to remove a tag or hide a tagged note from your personal profile, click on the note and select the appropriate option.

published facebook profile notes tag management

Manage tagged notes for your personal profile.

Keep in mind that once you hide the notes from your timeline or remove your tag, you will not be able to access them again from your profile.

Create Notes on Facebook Pages

You can create notes for your Facebook pages; however, they still use the old Notes interface.

notes on a facebook page

Notes on Facebook pages still use the old interface.

To access your page’s notes, go to the page settings. Click on the Apps link in the left sidebar. Then add the Notes app.

add notes feature to a facebook page

Go to App Settings to add the Notes feature to your Facebook business page.

Notes will move up to the Added Apps section. Click on the Go to App link to access your page notes.

notes feature added to a facebook page

Facebook Notes will appear in Added Apps after you add it. Click Go to App to access Notes.

You will see any notes you’ve published, as well as drafts you’ve saved, in the Notes interface. To add a new note, click the + Write Note button.

notes feature interface

On the Notes interface for pages, view published and draft notes or write a new note.

There are a few differences between the Notes Editor for personal profiles and business pages. For instance, the pages editor does not allow a cover photo, centered image captions or header tags.

To add links you must use the full URL or HTML code. When you upload photos beneath the note, they are represented by a snippet of code within the text.

adding a note to a business page

The Notes interface for Facebook pages looks different than the one for your profile. Links must be added as code or with the full URL, and images are uploaded below the text.

Your note will look different once published.

note published to a business page

Your published note will have the option to edit.

Like notes published on your personal profile, you’ll get a URL to share the note with others. However, there is no privacy option for pages, so all notes can be viewed publicly.

While the Notes interface for pages is less modern and has fewer editing options than the interface for personal profiles, it produces similar results.

Plus, pages have the added bonus of an RSS feed for their notes.

In Conclusion

Notes are easy to create and look nice in your Facebook feed. There are lots of great ways you can use Facebook notes on your personal profile and business page for Facebook marketing.

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10 reasons why you may need a digital channel strategy?

There are so many great digital marketing techniques ranging from search, social and email marketing to improving the digital experience of your website. Our article, What is digital marketing? shows how by using our RACE planning framework you can define a more manageable number of digital marketing activities which cover the full customer journey. Within each digital marketing technique there are lots of detailed tactics that are important to success, so they need to be evaluated and prioritized, for example from dynamic content for email automation, website personalisation to programmatic, re targeting and skyscraper content for organic search.

A recommended approach for developing a digital strategy

Whether you have a strategy or not, at the heart of the Smart Insights ‘Opportunity, Strategy, Action‘ approach to improving digital marketing, is benchmarking to compare where you are now to assess the potential against where you need to be in the future.

1. You’re directionless

I find that companies without a digital strategy (and many that do) don’t have clear strategic goal for what they want to achieve online in terms of gaining new customers or building deeper relationships with existing ones. And if you don’t have goals with SMART digital marketing objectives you likely don’t put enough resources to reach the goals and you don’t evaluate through analytics whether you’re achieving those goals.

2.  You won’t know your online audience or market share

Customer demand for online services may be underestimated if you haven”t researched this.  Perhaps, more importantly, you won’t understand your online marketplace: the dynamics will be different to traditional channels with different types of customer profile and behaviour, competitors, propositions and options for marketing communications. See online marketplace methodology post. There are great tools available from the main digital platforms where we can find out the level of customer demand, we recommend doing a search gap analysis using Google’s Keyword planner to see how you are tapping into the intent of searchers to attract them to your site, or see how many people interested in products or services or sector you could reach through Facebook IQ.

3. Existing and start-up competitors will gain market share

If you’re not devoting enough resources to digital marketing or you’re using an ad-hoc approach with no clearly defined strategies, then your competitors will eat your digital lunch!

4. You don’t have a powerful online value proposition

A clearly defined online customer value proposition tailored to your different target customer personas will help you differentiate your online service encouraging existing and new customers to engage initially and stay loyal. Developing a competitive content marketing strategy is key to this for many organizations since content is what engages your audiences through different channels like search, social, email marketing and on your blog.

5. You don’t know your online customers well enough

It’s often said that digital is the “most measurable medium ever”. But Google Analytics and similar will only tell you volumes of visits, not the sentiment of visitors, what they think. You need to use other forms of website user feedback tools to identify your weak points and then address them.

6. You’re not integrated (“disintegrated”)

It’s all too common for digital marketing activities to be completed in silos whether that’s a specialist digital marketer, sitting in IT or a separate digital agency. It’s easier that way to package digital marketing into a convenient chunk. But of course, it’s less effective. Everyone agrees that digital media work best when integrated with traditional media and response channels. We always recommend developing an integrated digital marketing strategy and once digital transformation is complete digital marketing activities will be part of your marketing plan and part of business as usual.

7. Digital doesn’t have enough people/budget given its importance

Insufficient resource will be devoted to both planning and executing e-marketing and there is likely to be a lack of specific specialist e-marketing skills which will make it difficult to respond to competitive threats effectively.

8. You’re wasting money and time through duplication

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Even if you do have sufficient resource it may be wasted. This is particularly the case in larger companies where you see different parts of the marketing organization purchasing different tools or using different agencies for performing similar online marketing tasks.

9. You’re not agile enough to catch up or stay ahead

If you look at the top online brands like Amazon, Dell, Google, Tesco, Zappos, they’re all dynamic  – trialling new approaches to gain or keep their online audiences.

10 You’re not optimizing

Every company with a website will have analytics, but many senior managers don’t ensure that their teams make or have the time to review and act on them. Once a strategy enables you to get the basics right, then you can progress to continuous improvement of the key aspects like search marketing, site user experience, email and social media marketing. So that’s our top 10 problems that can be avoided with a well thought-through strategy.

So, the good news is that there are powerful reasons for creating a digital strategy and transforming your marketing which you can use to persuade your colleagues and clients. There is also now a lot of experience from how other businesses have successfully integrated digital marketing into their activities as explained in the example digital plans, templates and best practices in our digital marketing strategy toolkit.

 

*info source: Dave Chaffey