Changes to Facebook Pages That Nonprofits Will Love

Facebook recently pushed out five big feature changes to Facebook Pages that will help admins more easily manage their pages, plan content, and get more airtime for updates in the News Feed.

1. Facebook Page Admin Roles – Facebook Pages now offer five different flavors of admin roles.

This is huge, especially for organizations that have various different people accessing administrative rights with in a single Facebook Page. Some of these people might only need access to view insights, while others need admin access to post content and respond to comments.

The five roles are described in the table below.

facebook admin roles Five Huge Changes To Facebook Pages That Nonprofits Will Love

2. Page Post Scheduling – Facebook rolled out a new feature to Pages that allows admins to schedule updates for a future date and time.
You can schedule a post up to 6 months in advance in 10-minute intervals, from your Page’s sharing tool by following these instructions:

Source Social Media Today


Facebook expands integration with WordPress

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Facebook unveiled on Tuesday a plugin for the WordPress blogging tool that offer expanded integration between the two.

The move will put Facebook widgets on more pages around the Web and will likely bring more content sharing to Facebook’s own platform. WordPress software is used to create 17 percent of all Web content, according to Facebook’s announcement, accounting for 600 million unique visitors a month. The New York Times’ website uses Emineo Media Facebook-Wordpress-LogoWordPress, for example.

Using the just-launched features, content creators can have new posts they publish with WordPress appear automatically in their Facebook timeline or company page. Without leaving the WordPress interface, authors can also add comments or tag friends when sharing their links.

A new feature will provide readers with personalized recommendations for further reading on the WordPress-powered website they are visiting, based on Facebook algorithms.

An expanded commenting feature includes SEO (search engine optimization) support for comments made using Facebook logins, the company said.

Although some Facebook functionality was already available in WordPress, the beefed up integration eliminates the need for publishers to insert code into their content. The features appear as lists of options that can be selected under Facebook settings and widgets settings.

The plugin will work for non-English and mobile content, according to WordPress.

Source ITworld

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