Facebook’s New Simple Way To Buy Ads

October 8, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Yesterday, Facebook unveiled a major revamp of both its basic ad-buying platform, Ads Manager, and its more sophisticated offering, Power Editor, both of which now boast a more efficient interface.

If you have used their ad-buying platforms in the past, you know that it wasn’t the most logical design. Prior to the updated platform, ad buyers were asked to choose from a range of ad options and then select their campaign objectives and optimization methods. Now, they are simply first asked to identify their objectives.

Facebook’s new straightforward way to buy ads makes things easier for advertisers.

25 Things Every Woman Should Know

October 7, 2013 at 8:00 am

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Hannah Brencher, of Huff Post Women, is dishing out some much appreciated advice for women all over the world. Whether it is sticking with people who make your life better or how to be confident, we could all use these helpful tips.

13) Nude pumps. They’re good for the soul. They are a must-have in any serious closet. Buy a pair one day and I can promise your whole entire style statement will benefit from them.

From fashion do’s and don’ts to straying away from gossip, every woman should be aware of these useful tips.

Like Something You See On Instagram? You Can Buy That With A Hashtag

October 4, 2013 at 8:33 am

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For Fashion and Fashion brands, Pinterest has been said to drive the most referral traffic. But what about Instagram, where the photo is also the focus?

On this platform, brands are turning to user aggregated content to drive sales. Burberry is one of the many brands that will launch Instagram ads this fall and hope to turn likes into checkouts.

Smaller companies like Brooklyn’s Fox and Fawn are taking it one step further and actually allowing followers to purchase items by being the first person to use a specific hashtag. Then that item is run on the credit card the user has stored with the company.

Once Instagram ads begin, it will be interesting to see what effect is has on the usability of the platform and whether brands will benefit from it.

The Billion Faces Of Facebook Are Now Available On One Page

October 3, 2013 at 8:00 am

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If you’ve ever wondered who was the first among your friends to join Facebook, there’s now an app for that. The Next Web has created “The Faces of Facebook” which allows you to view the profile pictures of over 1 billion people on one page.

If you log in using your Facebook page, you can find yourself, your friends and all the early adopters of the social network. Once you start, it will be hard to stop, so we would save this one for a less busy day.