facebook page creation and management

Blog Post

Ready or not, all Facebook pages will default to timeline in nine days. Timeline tutorials appear in three videos from Polish graphic design company Lokje, and we’ve embedded them below. The clips show how to upload photos and tabs to timeline,...
Yesterday, Holly Ross at NTEN, mentioned that a common question she gets after talking about Social Media with nonprofits is from organizations that work with students or young people and are concerned about liability issues surrounding what...
Last month, Zoetica launched “Leveraging Social Media: Becoming A Networked Arts Nonprofit,” a peer learning project to build capacity for arts organizations in using social media effectively with a one-day masterclass.  Zoetica designed and is...
My Facebook page is a focus group or channel for research. It helps me to understand the questions, concerns, and everyday context of many nonprofits that want to embrace emerging media like social or mobile and to design and build peer exchange...
It is difficult to determine how often updates should be posted and what kinds of updates actually attract fans on your organization's page. These 8 simple tips can help non-profits and other organizations engage with fans--which leads to more...
I’ve been a little obsessed with using sticky notes in workshops as a reflection and visualizing tool for network and social media strategies.    At a recent all-day workshop,  I used them to help participants consolidate what the learned in the...
This powerful networking service is not just for individuals like me to keep in touch with friends. It's a very effective networking tool for nonprofits to create awareness and connect with their community. In this post, you will be taken through a...
The good folks at Search Engine Journal have written an article demonstrating Why You Need to Make a Facebook Fan Page for Your Website NOW! This blog post is in response.
Since the key to networking is participation, your social media strategy must focus on developing fans. Having an attractive profile in the social media world is what converts people from casual visitors into fans. Without a good profile design, you...
Building a Facebook Landing Page is easier than you think, even if you are not a programmer. This week SocialMouths looks at a topic that might seem basic for some. For other people, especially new visitors, this might feel like “been there done...
Here are tutorials the Socialbrite team has created to help show nonprofits, cause organizations, businesses and individuals how to effectively use social media. Most of Socialbrite's tutorials are short video screencasts.
An increasing number of nonprofits are expanding their social media efforts with Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups. And for good reason: Facebook is one of the largest social media sites on the web.
Facebook created Pages, Groups and Profiles – three separate applications – to help individuals and organizations achieve three separate goals: Create a presence for a business, brand or non-profit on Facebook.  Organize a group of people around a...
Facebook is undoubtedly one of the most popular social media services used by individuals, businesses and non-profits to connect with people. Groups and Pages are excellent options to leverage the large network and reach of this popular platform....
In the popular Facebook for Business Superguide, the authors included a section on Facebook Groups and Pages. But, with Facebook’s new “like” feature and the growing popularity of Facebook Pages as a legitimate business tool, things have changed a...
You want to do good, and you want to use Facebook. Good choice. Facebook has a couple of things going for it. First off, there are a ton of people that use it — more than 500 million to be precise — so you’ve already set yourself up to hit the...

Publication

Learn more about connecting to your supporters on Facebook.
Blogs, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and other publishing platforms are giving everyone a "voice," including organizations and their customers. So how do you create the bold stories, videos, and blog posts that cultivate fans, arouse passion for your...
Millions of conversations happen on Facebook. Make sure your cause is part of them.
According to Facebook, more than 30 billion pieces of content are shared on the social networking site each month. Trying to filter through this content and get your message to the forefront is often difficult. You've probably asked yourself "When...
Facebook Pages are a free product for organizations, public figures, businesses, and brands to express themselves and communicate with people on Facebook.
It should come as no surprise that maintaining an always-on conversation via social media with fans worldwide can be a challenging task for any company, let alone large, multi-brand corporations. When working with our global brand clients at Buddy...

Video

A step-by-step guide on creating active and appealing business pages on Facebook, brought to you by the HubSpot team. For more information, download our free guide on Facebook Timeline.
A short explanation of social networking websites and why they are popular.
Facebook Pages allow admins to post either as the Page or as a Profile. An example of why you'd want to do this is if you're an admin of the Page, but also a well known advocate for your cause.

Web Resource

This Page is a resource for non-profits and other organizations for social good. It was built it to help you harness the power of Facebook and bring positive change to the world.
This website is dedicated to making Facebook easier to understand for nonprofits, so they can get more results for the causes they fight for. It’s a project of Inbound Zombie, a nonprofit social media marketing company in Cambridge, MA. If you like...