|Forum: Facebook Marketing|
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|1:|| Zuckerberg On Facebook Search Engine: "At some point we'll do it"|
"We have a team working on it."
|Sept 12, 2012|
|2:|| WSJ Investigation: Facebook Privacy Breach|
"The problem has ties to the growing field of companies that build detailed databases on people in order to track them online..."
|Oct 18, 2010|
|3:|| US FDA Asserts Authority Over Social Media and Metatdata|
"The Food and Drug Administration ordered the first enforcement action against a pharmaceutical company for its use of Facebook a month ago, directing drugmaker Novartis to remove a "Facebook Share" widget on the website for its leukemia drug Tasigna."
|Aug 9, 2010|
|4:|| UK Newspaper Drops Its Facebook Social Reader To Regain Control of its Content|
Now the Guardian has said it is effectively shutting down its app and will be pushing readers from the social network to its website instead, so that it can retain more control over what happens to its content.
|Dec 14, 2012|
|5:|| The Status Of Social Media Marketing Vs. SEO|
"WebmasterWorld Members discuss how SMM (Social Media Marketing) may be moving into mainstream Internet marketing, where SEO once ruled."
|Sept 30, 2010|
|6:|| The Facebook Juggernaut Keeps on Rolling - Passing Google and Yahoo in Search|
"When combined, common search terms -- e.g., facebook and facebook.com -- for Facebook accounted for 3.48% of all searches in the U.S. among the top 50 terms, which represents a 207% increase versus 2009,"
|Dec 30, 2010|
|7:|| Texas Judge Halts Depositions Over Problems With Facebook IPO|
A federal judge in Texas has ended a lawyer's fishing expedition in search of evidence to sue over the Facebook initial public offering before it even had a chance to become a lawsuit.
|June 14, 2012|
|8:|| Stunning : Facebook Book Accounts for 25% of all Page Views|
"... Facebook.com saw 3% more web visits and almost five times more pageviews than Google.com."
|Nov 20, 2010|
|9:|| Study Finds Facebook 'Likes' Predict Personality|
"...the results had implications beyond social media to all digital records - from browser histories to search queries."
|Mar 12, 2013|
|10:|| Stanford Research: Each Facebook Post Seen By One In Three Friends|
When you share content in an online social network, who is listening?[br]Users have scarce information about who actually sees their content, making their audience seem invisible and difficult to estimate.[br]However, understanding this invisible audience can impact both science and design, since perceived audiences influence content production and self-presentation online.
|Mar 6, 2013|
|11:|| Socialbots Scrape Facebook For Data|
What makes a socialbot different is that it is able to pass itself off as a real Facebook user.[br][br]The software takes over control of a social networking profile and from there performs basic activities such as posting messages and sending requests. [br][br]
|Nov 2, 2011|
|12:|| Report: Facebook's First Half Revenue Hits $1.6 Billion|
Net income in the first half of 2011 came to almost $500 million, according to a source, who wished to remain anonymous because privately-held Facebook does not disclose its results.
|Sept 7, 2011|
|13:|| Report: Facebook Now Serving 31.2 pct Of U.S. Online Ads|
Popular social networking site Facebook.com led all online publishers in Q1 2011 with 346 billion display ad impressions, representing 31.2 percent market share. Facebook's market share has increased 15 percentage points from 16.2 percent in Q1 2010. Yahoo! Sites ranked second during the most recent quarter with 112 billion impressions (10.1 percent), followed by Microsoft Sites with 54 billion impressions (4.8 percent) and AOL, Inc. with 33 billion impressions (3.0 percent).
|May 4, 2011|
|14:|| Report: Facebook May File For IPO As Early As Next Week|
Morgan Stanley, people familiar said, is the strong frontrunner for the much-coveted "lead left" position on Facebook's IPO documents to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
|Jan 27, 2012|
|15:|| Report: Facebook Making a Push To Revive Classified Ads|
The ads would charge people a small fee for prominent placement in friends' news feeds.
|Nov 1, 2012|
|16:|| Report: Facebook Looks At Incorporating Hashtags|
Facebook is testing whether to follow Twitter's lead and allow users to click on a hashtag to pull up all posts about similar topics or events so it can quickly index conversations around trending topics and build those conversations up, giving users more reason to stay logged in and see more ads.
|Mar 15, 2013|
|17:|| Report: Facebook Exploring Official Under-13 Access|
Mechanisms being tested include connecting children's accounts to their parents' and controls that would allow parents to decide whom their kids can "friend" and what applications they can use,...
|June 4, 2012|
|18:|| Possible Facebook Ad Network Seen In Wild|
"Those ads appear in the sidebar, which is where we've previously seen Zynga serve ads via Google AdSense. The site still runs Google ad services.." Facebook Responds: "Facebook provided the following statement, "We have had a close relationship with Zynga for a number of years and we think we can deliver value to Zynga and to the people playing their games by showing the same ads that they see on Facebook. We will not be showing ads on other sites at this time." Facebook did not clarify whether competing game-related ads would appear next to Zynga.com games.]"
|June 22, 2012|
|19:|| Patent Office Agrees To Facebook's "Face" Trademark|
While it seems so bizarre that a company should have the right to trademark a word as common as "Face" apparently the USPTO isn't at all disturbed.
|Nov 24, 2010|
|20:|| MySpace Mashup With Facebook|
"With a simple one-click set-up, the likes and interests of a user's Facebook profile are ported over to Myspace, enabling a user's stream to become immediately populated with the entertainment content they already love."
|Nov 19, 2010|
|21:|| Mark Zuckerberg's Private Page Hacked To Highlight Security Flaw|
"Mr Shreateh said he had tried to use Facebook's White Hat scheme, which offers a monetary reward for reporting vulnerabilities, but had been ignored."
|Aug 19, 2013|
|22:|| Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook Page Hacked|
Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page has been hacked by an unknown person who posted a status update suggesting that the site should let people invest in it rather than going to the banks.
The message left by the hacker read: 'Let the hacking begin: If facebook needs money, instead of going to the banks, why doesn't Facebook let its users invest in Facebook in a social way?...
|Jan 26, 2011|
|23:|| Judge: Facebook Can Be Sued Over "Timeline"|
A judge has permitted a lawsuit over the word "timeline" to continue. Timelines.com is suing Facebook over their use of the term, for which the smaller firm claims prior use.
|Apr 3, 2013|
|24:|| Judge Rules Users Have No Right To Alter Facebook's Look Or Hide Ads|
In a ruling issued Thursday in San Diego, U.S. District Judge Cathy Ann Bencivengo dismissed an antitrust complaint filed by Sambreel, a controversial advertising company that offers products with names like PageRage that let users tweak the look of their Facebook page.
|Nov 30, 2012|
|25:|| Is Facebook Pushing Developers Into Paying For Participation|
Developers say the crackdown is an attempt to stifle applications that compete with Facebook-owned services or part of an effort to get developers to pay for ads on Facebook.
|Mar 19, 2013|
|26:|| Instagram New Terms Prompts Class Action Lawsuit|
In a proposed class action lawsuit filed in San Francisco federal court on Friday, a California Instagram user leveled breach of contract and other claims against the company.
|Dec 25, 2012|
|27:|| InstaGram Claims The Right To Sell Your Photos|
Under the new policy, Facebook claims the perpetual right to license all public Instagram photos to companies or any other organization, including for advertising purposes, which would effectively transform the Web site into the world's largest stock photo agency.
|Dec 18, 2012|
|28:|| How To Build A Fan Base On Facebook|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss how to build and engage with fans on Facebook.
|July 26, 2011|
|29:|| How I Broke Facebook's 'Like' Button|
I think I just identified a pretty major bug in Facebook's 'Like' button, which allows webmasters to write data on FB's social graph, which cannot be 'deleted' *if* they should they make a mistake when they initially implement the code into their website.
|Aug 30, 2010|
|30:|| Goldman Limits Facebook Investment to Foreign Clients|
Just more than a week after Goldman Sachs offered its most prized clients a chance to invest in Facebook, the firm on Monday withdrew the opportunity from clients in the United States because of worries that the deal could run afoul of securities regulations.
The decision is a considered a serious embarrassment for Goldman, which had marketed the investment to its wealthiest clients, including corporate magnates and directors of the nation's largest companies....
...the Facebook plan is now likely to raise new questions about whether Goldman tried to push regulatory boundaries once again.
|Jan 18, 2011|
|31:|| Fake PREVENTING SPAM - VERIFY ACCOUNT Message Defaces Facebook Walls|
|May 13, 2011|
|32:|| Facebook's Zuckerberg Says It Will Launch 'something awesome' Next Week|
He said the project had been developed at the 40-person Seattle office, Facebook's only major engineering center outside of its Palo Alto, California headquarters.
|July 1, 2011|
|33:|| Facebook's Security System Handles 25 Billion Read-Write Actions Per Day|
"It's a big challenge," says Jim Larus, a Microsoft researcher in Redmond, Washington, who studies large networks. The only network bigger, Larus suspects, is the web itself. That makes Facebook's defence system one of the largest in existence.
|Oct 27, 2011|
|34:|| Facebook's New Like and Share Buttons Rolling Out|
"...will be rolling these buttons out to everyone in the coming weeks."
|Nov 7, 2013|
|35:|| Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg 'Confused and Frustrated' by Government Surveillance|
"I've called President Obama to express my frustration over the damage the government is creating for all of our future."
|Mar 14, 2014|
|36:|| Facebook's Anticipated Share Price Raised From $28-$35 to $34-$38|
A valuation at this level would make it worth more than the US corporate giants Disney, Ford and Kraft Foods.
|May 15, 2012|
|37:|| Facebook to Launch Ad Credits For Small Business|
The company plans to offer free $50 advertising credits for up to 200,000 small businesses.
|Sept 22, 2011|
|38:|| Facebook to Acquire WhatsApp|
Facebook purchased this cross-platform, proprietary, mobile messaging company for $16 billion.
|Feb 20, 2014|
|39:|| Facebook to Acquire VR Company, Oculus VR For $2 Billion|
Facebook has announced it will buy Oculus VR, a Californian company which specialises in virtual reality products, for around $2bn.
|Mar 26, 2014|
|40:|| Facebook just devalued "Facebook Pages"|
Social media marketing firms are going to have to figure out new core competencies or they are going to go out of business.
|Dec 16, 2013|