In the News: LinkedIn Launches Freelancer Marketplace, Facebook Adds Messenger Lite

LinkedIn is already the premier social network for business owners and professionals. And now, the platform is adding a new freelance marketplace to help businesses find freelance workers and freelancers find work. Additionally, Facebook announced a change this week that... Read more

How to Run Successful Ads on Facebook & Instagram

Do you ever see successful ads from companies on Facebook or Instagram and wonder how you can replicate that same success? Advertising on Facebook and Instagram is extremely effective for many brands—but it’s not as straightforward as just throwing up... Read more

Early Facebook executives have reached a surprising consensus about the company’s power

I. Of the four people credited as co-founders as Facebook, Chris Hughes’ contributions are perhaps the most unusual for a startup employee. Unlike Mark Zuckerberg and Dustin Moskovitz, he did not write code. Unlike Eduardo Saverin, he did not contribute to... Read more

Facebook is battling an internal revolt after one of its execs went to the Kavanaugh hearing

Facebook is scrambling to contain the fallout after a senior executive’s attendance at Brett Kavanaugh’s testimony before the Senate last week caused an internal employee uproar. Joel Kaplan, the company’s policy chief, was visibly seated behind Kavanaugh, Trump’s embattled nominee for the... Read more

Facebook Watch Party Helps Your Customers Engage during Webinars and Other Events

With video now an integral part of Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), the social media platform is looking to make watching videos a more social experience. The global launch of Watch Party now means all Facebook Groups can watch videos together in real time.... Read more

Facebook gave some companies access to data of users and their friends past 2015

Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc., listens during a joint hearing of the Senate Judiciary and Commerce Committees in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Facebook formed special... Read more

Apply These 4 Secret Hacks to Increase Your Facebook Reach

Facebook plays a vital role in the success of most businesses. It serves as a way to connect with customers, share information about business activities and reach out to potential clients. But changes to Facebook’s algorithm have made organic reach harder, as Mark Zuckerberg’s social media... Read more

China’s Tencent becomes more valuable company than Facebook

China’s social media and video game giant Tencent became more valuable company than Facebook on Tuesday. Tencent’s Hong Kong-listed shares have doubled in value this year, and on Monday it became the first Asian company with a market capitalisation of... Read more

Facebook Community Boost Provides Mobile Economy Training to Novice Entrepreneurs

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) has unveiled Facebook Community Boost — a new program that seeks to help U.S. small businesses grow by enhancing their digital skills. Facebook Community Boost Program In a Facebook Newsroom post, Facebook’s VP of Small Business Dan Levy said the... Read more

Facebook investing over $1 billion, building facility in Virginia

Facebook will be investing over $1 billion in Virginia, Governor McAuliffe announced Thursday. The social media company is investing $750 million to establish a 970,000-square-foot data center in the White Oak Technology Park in Henrico County. In addition, due to... Read more