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Facebook is the largest social network in these days.
A Profile page
first you should make good profile, this issue worth a thought because this profile will serve you as a main tool to lead traffic inside facebook (for example to your group) and outside facebooke to your site tell people more about you ,write bio,background and donâ€™t forget to remind your site escorted with link. put some good content in it so it will irritate the readers to join your network use attractive picture and donâ€™t exaggerate it should be reliable
Build a network
friends are the most important thing in facbook. if you create a page and forget about it , it will be useless for you. invite as many friends as you can each one of them is a potential visitor to your site which can easily convert to money to your pocket. people prefer to connect to people that have similar interests and ideas try to collect friends with similar interests to your profile, it will make it easier for you to led them to location that you want and make sure that you donâ€™t spam,this is not the proper way to encourage people to join your network.
posting regularly is a good way to success ,you most understand that if you donâ€™t post itâ€™s like try to sale product without showing that it exist, and your facebook traffic will slow Â In parallel to your web site traffic. so try to post as much as you can.make sure that your post content interesting and useful, dont forget your readers point of view, they have enough attractions so they can easily skip on your post if itâ€™s not contain good Â content start agroup starting a group is very effective way to collect targeted traffic which haveÂ similar ideas to the topic of your group that means that you should open a group with topic that have connection to your site,you can almost manage it as subcategory of your site which will increase the chances to drive traffic from your group to your site. Of course again donâ€™t forget to add links to your site in your group content.
Facebook social ads
this step is not for free but in some of the cases it worth the time and the effort that it can save you. it is very effective way to get targeted traffic, it works just like ppc ads and starting a campaign is very similar to google adwords campaign give awayÂ free stuff everyone like free stuff ! you Â think at this like fishing when the bait is free plugins,reviews or any thing that means some value to your readers it doesnâ€™t have to be to big but it will be better if it will be something original
Who. What. When. And now
“Best. Concert. Ever.”
Easily share where you are, what you’re doing and the friends you’re with right from your mobile.
*Check in and your update will appear on the Place page, your friends’ News Feed and your Wall.
*Tag the friends you’re with so they can be part of your update.
*Appear in “Here Now” to friends and others nearby who are also checked in.
Connect With Friends Nearby
“I’m just down the street!”
Never miss another chance to connect when you happen to be at the same place at the same time.
*Â Â Â Â Â Browse status updates of friends checked in nearby.
*Â Â Â Â Â After checking in, tap “Here Now” to see who else is checked in where you are.
HOW TO: Build Your Personal Brand on Facebook
1. Know your audience
2. Decide on your branding strategy
3. Set your privacy settings
4. Fill out your profile completely
5. Import contacts and grow your network
6. Update your status
7. Start a group or a page
8. Join or start an event in your area
9. Link out to your Facebook profile
10. Feed your social networks
entire article at: HOW TO: Build Your Personal Brand on Facebook.
5 Elements of a Successful Facebook Fan Page
1. Networking with other platforms
2. Creating a resource
3. Creating contests that include participation
4. Empowering pre-existing pages
5. Targeting the proper demographic
More Facebook resources from Mashable:
Create Your Own Facebook Direct Profile URL
The Profile Web Address application (itâ€™s actual application name is unnecessarily long) lets you create a direct link to your profile, with any name you choose. This application comes from the same people that created the â€œSurveys, Petitions, Votes, Polls & Quizesâ€ Facebook app.
Just like with MySpace (), you can now pick a URL suffix to create a somewhat shortened, easy-to-remember web address that can be sent out to friends or placed on websites, taking them directly to your Facebook () profile. The URL youâ€™ll be able to use will look like any of these three options:
Of course, the regular privacy settings apply. So a user will need to be logged in in order to access your profile page using any of these links.
Username selection is now live at http://www.facebook.com/username/. Remember, choosing a username is optional and will give you a distinct Web address for your profile. It will not change the name that appears on your profile, in search or elsewhere on the site.
Designing a Facebook landing page: 12 of the best
Good Examples of well builtÂ facebook pages.
As many of you already know we are seeing more and more companies jumping on the bandwagon in an effort to extend their reach beyond the typical platforms.
The site wide uniformity of Facebook has been a flagship characteristic of the Facebook and it seems they have worked very hard to stay within their original business model. Despite this, they have created Facebook fan pages with many different apps that you can use as a way to customize your business presence. Up till now, we have mainly seen this space used for coupons and promotions.
Experience the web with Facebook friends.
The Like button lets users share pages from your site back to their Facebook profile with one click.
The Activity Feed plugin shows users what their friends are doing on your site through likes and comments.
The Recommendations plugin gives users personalized suggestions for pages on your site they might like.
The Login Button shows profile pictures of the user’s friends who have already signed up for your site in addition to a login button.
The Friendpile plugin shows profile pictures of the user’s friends who have already signed up for your site.
The Comments plugin lets users comment on any piece of content on your site.
The Live Stream plugin lets your users share activity and comments in real-time as they interact during a live event.
The First Thing Young Women Do in the Morning: Check Facebook
here are some other interesting stats regarding young women and Facebook:
* 21% of women age 18-34 check Facebook in the middle of the night
* 63% use Facebook as a networking tool
* 42% think itâ€™s okay to post photos of themselves intoxicated
* 79% are fine with kissing in photos
* 58% use Facebook to keep tabs on â€œfrenemiesâ€
* 50% are fine with being Facebook friends with complete strangers