Category Archives: Facebook

Tips For Personalizing Facebook For You

Have you ever wondered why it seems you see different things daily on Facebook? I have put together some tips to help you personalize your Facebook experience. Often times, it’s a simple reset on your Newsfeed setting. For whatever reason, Facebook decides that you need to see Top Stories, as opposed to the most recent […]

Facebook Post Ideas For Your Main Street Business

Facebook algorithms make life interesting, as they always seem to be changing. The one thing that is consistent is the fact that you have customers that are looking for your advice. What’s the easiest way to share what you know? Share it through Facebook. If you provide regular, informative content, your customers will consistently check […]

How Social Media Has Changed Me For The Better

People often share why they have opted to hop out of the social media world and it makes my brain begin to spin. I hopped on the social media wagon long before many of my friends and neighbors did in North Iowa, but that’s ok with me. I managed to find business connections when many […]

Making Connections With Your Main Street Business Through Social Media

Main Street businesses are the same as they were 20+ years ago, they are still Main Street businesses. What has changed is the fact that many Main Streets have empty store fronts. There are several communities that have aggressive leaders in them that are working around the clock to keep these spaces filled. Another thing […]

Facebook Status Updates: What You Need To Think About Before You Hit Publish

Facebook is one of those places where we love to share. We love to share a lot of things about our daily lives and we often get caught up in the moment and don’t really think before we hit “publish.” Chances are that you have hit “publish” a couple times and regretted the post at […]

Tips For Keeping Your Facebook Business Page In The Limelight

Facebook continues to keep all of us on our toes. If you have a Facebook Business Page, you know exactly what I am referring to. Once you think you have the algorithms figured out, Facebook changes again and again. Here are some simple tips to keep your Facebook Business Page in the limelight.   Ask […]

Reasons Why You May Not Want To Set Up That Second Or Third Facebook Business Page

I’m seeing a trend that I’m not really liking on Facebook. There are several businesses that have specific areas that they service. Therefore, business owners often see a need to have a separate Facebook Business Page for each specific area. It often confuses people as to who you are, what your business is about, and […]

How To Keep Your Facebook Friends During The Political Season

Here in Iowa things are really heating up in regards to politics. If you are not careful, you will lose several friends on Facebook. We have the opportunity to meet most of the candidates at one time or another at a local coffee shop. It’s something that we Iowans often take for granted. It doesn’t […]

How To Not Let The Temperament of Facebook Suck You In

Facebook is an interesting tool. It not only offers an opportunity to share the good, the bad and the ugly. But it can also bring a person down. How often have you jumped on Facebook to learn that a friend is very ill or has passed away?¬† This got me thinking. Is it really a […]

How To Delete Or Memorialize A Deceased Family Member’s Facebook Account

Facebook is a tool that we all use on a regular basis. Just this weekend I was strolling through my personal Facebook feed and noticed 60+ ¬†people were wishing one of my friends a “Happy Birthday.” I literally had to stop and pause, as this friend had passed away more than two years ago. I […]