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OMG – Timeline is changing Facebook Pages!

Yes, Facebook is bringing its new Timeline feature over to business and brand Pages. This was expected to happen sometime after Timeline came to personal Facebook profiles. Yes, the explanatory posts are already hot-n-heavy for how to prepare for Page … Continue reading

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How our Facebook Page gained a 101 percent increase in Likes

Over a six week period (1 December 2011 through 17 January 2012) we gained 137 new Likes/fans for our Tourism Currents Facebook Page. That is a 101% increase over a similar time frame from the previous year. We did not … Continue reading

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Why are you on Facebook?

Everyone from a newbie travel blogger to an experienced destination marketing organization has confessed to me that the only thing they pay attention to on Facebook is how to get more followers and bigger numbers. When I ask what they … Continue reading

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No ordinary Facebook update: how to help content spread further online

Thanks to a request by Pat Jenkins on my previous post about getting a tweet to spread further, here are some ideas for getting more mileage out of Facebook updates. I’m currently actively managing two Facebook Pages (one for Tourism … Continue reading

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Ready to get your CVB or DMO started in social media? Consider a Facebook Page

I’m often asked by tourism professionals what I would recommend as a good first step in learning how to communicate with social media. More and more these days, I immediately mention a Facebook Page. By that I mean a Facebook … Continue reading

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