How You Can Use Facebook Live For Business - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Facebook live has become an important broadcasting tool and now streams are no longer limited to 90 minutes so you can broadcast for as long as you like. Live videos are getting three times more interaction and views than recorded videos on Facebook and as such it presents a great opportunity for businesses to … Continue reading "How You Can Use Facebook Live For Business"
The Advanced Guide To Snapchat - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Not long ago we post The Adults Guide To Snapchat to help all you elder folk make the transition into a platform where the language is completely different from other social media apps. With photo and video being the core of Snapchat, it is a new challenge for users to overcome and our adults … Continue reading "The Advanced Guide To Snapchat"
Facebook Testing Ad-Free Page Designs On Desktop Makes Perfect Sense - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton You may have seen the news recently that Facebook is testing ad-free page designs on the desktop. Facebook has confirmed to several publications that the testing is taking place and they seem to be determined to find a layout which works. The new page designs which are being tested out are shown below in … Continue reading "Facebook Testing Ad-Free Page Designs On Desktop Makes Perfect Sense"
What Is Content Marketing And Why Is It Important? - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton ‘Content’ is the hot buzzword at the moment. You hear people mentioning the word ‘content’ all the time now and you hear them talk about ‘content marketing’. At the moment we have three different categories that businesses tend to fall into when they approach content. Businesses who get it and are rocking out great … Continue reading "What Is Content Marketing And Why Is It Important?"
5 Top Browser Extensions For Social Media - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Browser extensions can help you improve your productivity and in general make your working life online much easier than it once was. Some of them are so good they can help you improve your social media strategies. Here are 5 top browsers extensions worth trying if you are a social media power user or … Continue reading "5 Top Browser Extensions For Social Media"
Twitter’s Moments Feature Has Been Labelled A Failure By Advertisers - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton I don’t like reporting on Twitter initiatives which don’t work out, I don’t like talking about Twitter failures or beating the Twitter problems drum. Sadly that is happening more and more these days because while Twitter is trying to figure out how to start getting momentum there is an ever increasing number of initiatives … Continue reading "Twitter’s Moments Feature Has Been Labelled A Failure By Advertisers"
Facebook Now Has To Confront The Dark Reality Of Live Video - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Facebook is currently facing new questions about its policies for live video content following a live stream in the moments after Philando Castile was shot in Minnesota. Castile was killed by police during a traffic stop and the video which was taken by Castile’s girlfriend shows his blood-stained body in the moments after the … Continue reading "Facebook Now Has To Confront The Dark Reality Of Live Video"
Why I Had Countless Blogs Fail And What You Can Learn From It - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton A lot of people are shocked or amazed when they hear how long it took me to get it right. I started my first free WordPress blog when I was 16 years old. I was 26 when I started writing for Irish Tech News. I spent 10 years in my free time trying to figure … Continue reading "Why I Had Countless Blogs Fail And What You Can Learn From It"
This Could Be Why You Keep Resisting Snapchat - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Let me start by finally dispelling one last myth about Snapchat that still lingers at the moment which still comes up when I talk about Snapchat. I’m only going to say this one time so here it is – You are no longer “too old” for Snapchat. You don’t have to like that statement, you … Continue reading "This Could Be Why You Keep Resisting Snapchat"
Snapchat Memories Will Allow You To Save Snaps Indefinitely - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Snapchat is rolling out a new feature over the coming month called ‘Memories’ which will allow you to save your snaps forever and allow you to re-edit and repost to your Snapchat stories again. Memories is going to live just under the camera button. Once you get the feature on your Snapchat app, all … Continue reading "Snapchat Memories Will Allow You To Save Snaps Indefinitely"
Facebook Messenger Bots Need To Be More Convenient Than Opening An App - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Back in April during the annual F8 developer conference, Facebook announced their latest innovation. Bots for the Messenger platform. It has become clear over time why Facebook forced us to download Messenger as a standalone app. Their aims and goals for what they want Messenger to be means it just couldn’t be tied into … Continue reading "Facebook Messenger Bots Need To Be More Convenient Than Opening An App"
How To See Whatever You Want With Facebook’s New Algorithm - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton Yesterday we spoke about Facebook’s new algorithm update. Basically, they are shifting the algorithm (again) so that personal posts from family and friends are ranked higher in the newsfeed compared to posts from businesses. Now this is a problem if you are running a Facebook Page and hoping for maximum organic reach. It basically … Continue reading "How To See Whatever You Want With Facebook’s New Algorithm"
Why Facebook’s Algorithm Change Is Necessary - Mark Dalton
By @TheMarkDalton I’m a publisher, I’m a content creator. I run several Facebook Pages for different businesses. Facebook has become increasingly hostile for business with algorithm changes upsetting people the most. The reality is that Facebook is always changing the algorithm to find the right balance. The biggest complaint I hear from people who are running … Continue reading "Why Facebook’s Algorithm Change Is Necessary"