When using Facebook on a Business Level, you may have noticed the introduction to a new “Timeline” profile. On March 30th 2012 all your Pages will automatically get the new design.
Pages on Facebook gives a voice to any brand, business or organization to join the conversation with Facebook users. The new Pages introduced are for organizations, businesses, celebrities and bands to broadcast great information in an official, public manner to people who choose to connect with them. Businesses and organizations can now express their identity through features like cover photo and Pages timeline (similar to Profiles Timelines).
Download the Pages Product Guide
Pages can be enhanced with applications that help the entity communicate and engage with their audiences, and capture new audiences virally through friend recommendations, News Feed stories, Facebook events, and beyond. It also allows Pages to reach people on the web and mobile and respond to people in a quick, more personal way.
If you haven’t already done so, take a look at the new design:
The new Facebook Pages design gives you the ability to:
- Add a unique cover photo to the top of your Page
- Star stories to make them bigger
- Pin posts to the top of your Page
- Add milestones to mark key events
- Arrange views and apps below your cover
You may be wondering what all this means to you and your existing Pages on Facebook…
For starters, it could mean the possibility of visual and content disarray if you aren’t prepared, not to mention the man-hours that you’ll need to learn the correct ways to get it all implemented properly. AMS is here to help you take a step in the right direction. You can call our office at 1-800-858-8889 to find out more on this pressing topic and arm yourself with the knowledge needed to keep your Pages on a competitive level.
Remember March 30th, 2012 your Pages are set to change whether you’re ready or not…
Facebook Resource Center:
Learn more by watching this short video: http://www.learnfacebookpages.com/
The recently updated Pages Terms make it more clear as to what is and isn’t allowed when you use Facebook’s Pages product. You can take a moment to read and understand the full terms here: http://www.facebook.com/page_guidelines.php
Best Practices for Pages: http://www.facebook.com/help?page=133956243386200