Video Ads Coming To Facebook

Friday, March 14th, 2014
Social networking giant Facebook is always standing on a delicate balance. On one side, it is looking to make its billions of members engaged and enjoy the experience when visiting the site. On the other side, it also seeks to find ways to further increase its profitability by using ads, something that many of its members do not like. But recently, Facebook may be focusing on the latter, trying to make the site mor

Facebook Officially Announces Threaded Comments for Pages

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013
Facebook has officially announced that Pages linked to brands and businesses with at least 10,000 followers will have a new threaded replies comment system. Technically, this feature has been introduced in many pages months ago; it is only now that Facebook has revealed the threaded comments system to the public. This new comment system enables Facebook users (and also Page administrators) to post a reply on comme

Facebook to Unveil New “News Feed”

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013
Facebook has announced it will introduce a new look for its “News Feed” on March 7th, the latest in the giant social networking site’s many (sometimes unannounced) revamps. In an invitation emailed to reporters, the new News Feed will be launched during a media event at Facebook’s Menlo Park, California, headquarters. The event will be the 1-billion-member social network’s second high

Facebook Experiments with Messaging Strangers for a Fee

Friday, December 21st, 2012
Facebook may have backpedaled on its recently-updated terms of service on Instagram, but it did not stop the social networking giant from introducing new ways to earn a buck or two at the expense of its users. On its official blog, Facebook has announced that it is “experimenting” with the idea of allowing parties to send messages directly to users they are not connected with. This “small experim

Facebook Offers iTunes Gifts

Monday, November 26th, 2012
Still not into Facebook Gift giving? You may want to consider this time around as the popular social network teams up with Apple to enable Facebook users to send iTunes gifts to their friends. Facebook Gifts gifting service now has iTunes digital gifts on its store, wherein users can send iTunes recommendations as well as cash credit for downloaded music and podcast. Interested gifters can search according to son

Facebook Redesigns Little-Known Friendship Pages

Friday, November 9th, 2012
Facebook is more than just liking cat photos, sharing inspiring quotes, and annoying friends with Bubble Safari notifications. The social networking site has several features many users are unfamiliar about, one of which is the Friendship Pages. This little-known feature shows everything that you and your friend share and tag from wall posts, updates, and photos. It was not good to look at since it possessed the

Facebook Reaches 1 Billion Users

Friday, October 5th, 2012
Facebook has reached another milestone as the social networking site has one billion users on its arsenal. The website that allowed people to poke friends, tag them in photographs, and talk endlessly about cats and what their children are doing took more than two years after hitting the 500 million mark to achieve this feat. That makes Facebook reaching to nearly half of the world’s 2.5 billion Internet user

Facebook Makes Email Address Default

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
You may not have noticed it on your Facebook profile, but the social networking site provides its users with a email address. Messages sent to this address is directed to your Facebook Message Inbox, but not everyone is using this feature. Now, Facebook has made these email addresses default in your profile, while your third-party email addresses becomes hidden regardless of previously selected priv

Facebook Now Allows Users to Edit Comments Anytime

Friday, June 22nd, 2012
If you have made a comment on Facebook and realized too late that you have misspelled a word, it is there forever. Sure, you can delete it and write it all over again, or press the X just after publishing the comment to edit it, but the social network wants to make it easier and more convenient this time. Facebook introduces a new feature that allows users to edit their misspelled and grammatically wrong comments

Pay Facebook to Highlight Status Updates to More Friends

Friday, May 11th, 2012
If you have been on Facebook for a while, you know that not everybody in your friend list sees your status updates, up to 12% of your friends according to some studies. Of course, you want all your friends what sandwich you ate 30 minutes ago and Facebook has the solution for that; but it comes with a price. Facebook is testing an option called “Highlight,” which makes your posts appear to more friends