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Disclosure: I use this wiki page to accumulate links that aid my personal learning and that of my students.



Instead of repeating, this person offers sound "advice"
Use synonyms like the following:
counsel, inform, tell, urge, recommend, reflect, conclude, consider, contemplate, examine, meditate, ponder, remember, reconsider, resolve, judgment, astute, discerning, discriminating, informed, keen, perceptive, prudent, reasonable, sensible, shrewd, sound



11 Checks to Ensure Your Facebook Page is Up-to-Date
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/11-checks-to-ensure-your-facebook-page-is-up-to-date/

How to Use the New Facebook Insights
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/new-facebook-insights/

How to Set Up a Facebook Page for Business
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/how-to-set-up-a-facebook-page-for-business/




4 part series:

Most Engaging College Facebook Pages 2012
blog.varsityoutreach.com/2013/01/most-engaging-college-facebook-pages-of-2012.html

A Review of When and What Colleges posted on Facebook
http://blog.varsityoutreach.com/2013/01/a-review-of-when-and-what-colleges.html

The 500 most engaging Facebook posts of 2012
blog.varsityoutreach.com/2013/01/the-500-most-engaging-facebook-posts-of.html

How Much Is Too Much? A Closer Look at Post Frequency
blog.varsityoutreach.com/2013/01/how-much-is-too-much-closer-look-at.html



Are You Following these 5 Headline Writing Tips for Better SEO Traffic?
www.problogger.net/archives/2013/01/22/are-you-following-these-5-headline-writing-tips-for-better-seo-traffic/

How to write magnetic headlines
http://www.copyblogger.com/magnetic-headlines/

Writing Snappy Headlines
http://todaymade.com/blog/writing-snappy-headlines/

Putting a Human Face on your social media audience
http://todaymade.com/blog/putting-a-human-face-on-your-social-media-audience/

16 Social Media Marketing Tips from the Pros
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/16-social-media-marketing-tips-from-the-pros/



What you should post on Facebook or Twitter
michaelhyatt.com/10-types-of-social-media-updates.html

5 Tips for the New Facebook Timeline for Personal Profiles
http://kikolani.com/new-facebook-timeline-for-personal-profiles-2013.html



Tips on format of Facebook posts

Facebook Cheat Sheet: A Guide To Getting Your Message Out
http://edudemic.com/2012/12/facebook-cheat-sheet-a-guide-to-getting-your-message-out/

How to write the perfect Facebook post
http://www.v3im.com/2012/08/how-to-write-the-perfect-facebook-post/#axzz2FK7SeE4X

Perfect Facebook Post Infographic
http://blogs.salesforce.com/strategy/2012/07/the-perfect-facebook-post.html

Using a different image for the post rather than the one pulled through by the URL
http://blogs.salesforce.com/strategy/2012/07/the-perfect-facebook-post.html

6 Tips to Enhance Your Facebook Page With Photos
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/6-tips-to-enhance-your-facebook-page-with-photos/

iStock Photos
http://www.istockphoto.com/

5 Ways to Improve Your Facebook Engagement
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/improve-facebook-engagement/

Social media development makes school’s culture sunnier
http://joco913.com/news/peer-pressure-goes-positive/#storylink=cpy

How to correctly size images for social networks
http://edudemic.com/2013/01/how-to-correctly-size-images-for-social-networks/



Facebook status quotes
http://www.facebookstatus123.com/category/facebook-status-quotes

How does she post these photos
https://www.facebook.com/Positiveandinspirationalquotes

Other places to look at from time to time
http://www.squidoo.com/life-quotes-for-facebook-status



Responding to comments and likes about a post:

Page Settings and Permissions
https://www.facebook.com/help/255700674532721

How do I turn on comment replies for my page
https://www.facebook.com/help/336467639799018

How are comments and replies shown on my page
https://www.facebook.com/help/539680519386145

How do I reply to a specific comment on a page
https://www.facebook.com/help/111845295668907

How to reply to a comment through email
https://www.facebook.com/help/223181717708081
How to preview a Facebook post?

Here is one way:
http://objectivemarketer.wordpress.com/2010/04/25/new-feature-preview-before-you-post-to-facebook/



Facebook status quotes
http://www.facebookstatus123.com/category/facebook-status-quotes

How does she post these photos
https://www.facebook.com/Positiveandinspirationalquotes

Other places to look at from time to time
http://www.squidoo.com/life-quotes-for-facebook-status



Marketing

Do some regular promotion
2 for $20
Winner of teach the Learning Professor:
Hockey; Soccer; Art; Music, etc.

Check out this old aerial photo of campus - can you guess what year this was taken? Leave your guess in a comment below, and we'll put the correct ones in a drawing for a $10 iTunes gift card.

Do various series of encouragement:
Go different sports teams [could I use any of Holly's pictures]
Go RAs in each living area



Examples

50 Most Social Media Savvy Professors in America (Online Colleges)
http://www.onlinecolleges.net/2011/09/12/50-most-social-media-savvy-professors-in-america/

5 Facebook Tips For Education Professionals
http://edudemic.com/2013/01/facebook-tips-for-education-professionals/

Niklas Myhr Chapman University Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/niklasmyhrphd?sk=wall

Top 10 Small Business Pages
http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/top-10-small-business-facebook-pages-2012-winners/

How to Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page, 2012 Edition
http://www.techipedia.com/2012/perfect-facebook-fan-page/

Timeline for Facebook Pages: THE COMPLETE GUIDE
http://www.smartpassiveincome.com/timeline-facebook-pages-guide/

Involver: Social Media Apps
http://www.involver.com/applications/

Top 100 Social Media Colleges
http://www.studentadvisor.com/top-100-social-media-colleges

11 Inspiring Nonprofit FB Timelines
http://nonprofitorgs.wordpress.com/2012/03/04/11-inspiring-nonprofit-facebook-timelines/

How to custom design your nonprofit FB timeline
http://nonprofitorgs.wordpress.com/2012/03/05/how-to-custom-design-your-nonprofits-facebook-timeline/

11 Nonprofits that excel at social media
http://nonprofitorgs.wordpress.com/2012/07/30/11-nonprofits-that-excel-at-social-media/



Pages I Like

APU Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/azusapacific?ref=ts&fref=ts

Our Department Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/historyps.dept?ref=ts&fref=ts
Like the Page
https://www.facebook.com/help/109722942505091/

APU Bookstore
https://www.facebook.com/apubookstore

APU Study Abroad
https://www.facebook.com/APUstudyabroad?ref=ts&fref=ts

Barnes & Noble Bookstores
https://www.facebook.com/BNcollege

Johns Hopkins [interactive]
http://www.hopkins-interactive.com/
Kentucky
https://www.facebook.com/universityofky/app_53267368995
LSU [Pinterest]
https://www.facebook.com/geauxlsu/app_305927716147259
Berkeley [full screen photos]
https://www.facebook.com/UCBerkeley
Indiana [Social RSS]
https://www.facebook.com/IndianaUniversity/app_23798139265
Georgetown
https://www.facebook.com/georgetownuniv
Drake [other pages]
https://www.facebook.com/DrakeUniversity/app_257169290416
Rhodes [Social Lynx]
https://www.facebook.com/rhodescollege/app_195637710496356
Point Loma
https://www.facebook.com/go2PLNU
Washington and Lee [Twitter poll]
https://www.facebook.com/washingtonandlee/app_20678178440
Princeton Notes
https://www.facebook.com/PrincetonU/notes
Full Sail
https://www.facebook.com/FullSailUniversity
Brown Student groups
https://www.facebook.com/BrownUniversity/app_190322544333196

Roanoke (Win a Nexus Promotion)
https://www.facebook.com/roanoke/app_150794994973742

William and Mary Social Media
http://social.wm.edu/unofficial-media.php
University of Oregon social media
http://www.uoregon.edu/social
Dartmouth social media
http://www.dartmouth.edu/home/about_site/social.html

Drake (other pages) [check this out]
https://www.facebook.com/DrakeUniversity/app_257169290416

Rush (Notes: Reflection on becoming a Nurse) [I could use this for our majors and ROTC]
https://www.facebook.com/RushUniversity?sk=notes

College of Charleston (Alumni page)
https://www.facebook.com/collegeofcharleston/app_222525927802196

Tulane (Magazine)
https://www.facebook.com/TulaneU/app_174225559282949

Oral Roberts (use all 12 tabs) [good promotion in Notes]
https://www.facebook.com/OralRobertsUniversity/notes

Ohio University (Notes: Get the most out of finals week)
https://www.facebook.com/notes/ohio-university/ourcampus-finals/499449396752842

Soka University of America
https://www.facebook.com/Soka.University.of.America

Cal Lutheran
https://www.facebook.com/callutheran

Taylor University
https://www.facebook.com/tayloruniversity

Biola
https://www.facebook.com/Biola

Barry Corey, Biola President
https://www.facebook.com/presidentcorey

Leadership Now
https://www.facebook.com/LeadershipNow

Wall Street Journal
https://www.facebook.com/wsj

Thom Rainer
https://www.facebook.com/Thom.S.Rainer

Admiral James Stavridis
https://www.facebook.com/james.stavridis?fref=ts

Laura Bergells Page
https://www.facebook.com/laurabergells#!/laurabergells

The Creative Penn Page
https://www.facebook.com/TheCreativePenn?sk=app_4949752878

Toronto Teacher Mom Page
https://www.facebook.com/TorontoTeacherMom

Free Tech for Teachers Page
https://www.facebook.com/FreeTech4Teachers

Kaka Fan Page
https://www.facebook.com/Kaka

KNVB Netherlands
https://www.facebook.com/knvb

Karen Marsh: Theological Horizons
https://www.facebook.com/theologicalhorizons

Ron Edmondson
https://www.facebook.com/RonAEdmondson

Talking Finger
https://www.facebook.com/TalkingFinger

Social Media Branding
https://www.facebook.com/kimgarstboomsocial



Marketing

28 Things to know about Facebook Pages [this is great]
http://blog.kissmetrics.com/new-facebook-pages/
https://www.facebook.com/kristihinespage

Facebook Marketing Series
http://mashable.com/category/facebook-marketing-series/

Facebook Marketing Bible
http://gold.insidenetwork.com/facebook-marketing-bible/

Facebook Best Practice Guide
http://ads.ak.facebook.com/ads/FacebookAds/Best_Practices_Guide_3.01.12.pdf

5 Best Practices for Educators on FB
http://mashable.com/2011/12/05/educators-on-facebook/

Top Nonprofits on Facebook
http://topnonprofits.com/lists/top-nonprofits-on-facebook/

The Ultimate Guide to Facebook Marketing
http://www.copyblogger.com/ultimate-facebook/

Best Practices for Page Administrators
https://www.facebook.com/help/405494409496261/

Examples of successful Page posts [good]
https://www.facebook.com/help/297158493668069/

What else can I do besides posting to make my Page more engaging [good]
https://www.facebook.com/help/306268269418308/

Reach More People
https://www.facebook.com/help/492935104056753/



Polls

How to add a Poll to my fan page
https://apps.facebook.com/opinionpolls/

http://polldaddy.com/
http://support.polldaddy.com/category/facebook/
http://blog.polldaddy.com/2011/12/16/getting-your-poll-on-facebook-the-definitive-guide/
https://apps.facebook.com/polldaddy-polls/



Questions

Ask Questions
https://www.facebook.com/help/132568536818092/

Questions help page
https://www.facebook.com/help/182071178590498/

How to add FB questions to your page
http://mashable.com/2011/03/28/how-to-add-facebook-questions/

16 ways to get more comments on your page
http://www.johnhaydon.com/2011/04/how-get-more-comments-facebook-page/

7 different questions to ask to build engagement
http://bakedsocialmedia.com/7-different-questions-to-ask-on-facebook-to-build-engagement/

Questions from my Activity Log page
https://www.facebook.com/david.lambert.758399/allactivity?log_filter=cluster_105



Pages

Introducing New Facebook Pages
https://www.facebook.com/about/pages
https://www.facebook.com/help/137099216427909/

Pages: Mission Control for your Business on Facebook (PDF)
http://ads.ak.facebook.com/ads/FacebookAds/Pages_Overview.pdf

Finding and Liking Pages
https://www.facebook.com/help/109722942505091/

Managing a Page: Getting Started
https://www.facebook.com/help/364458366957655/

Page Posts
https://www.facebook.com/help/330313507048422/

Customizing How Your Page Looks
https://www.facebook.com/help/492441920771107/

Schedule a Post to Appear Later
https://www.facebook.com/help/389849807718635/
https://www.facebook.com/help/330313507048422/

How do I pin a post to the top of the page
https://www.facebook.com/help/235598533193464/

How do I star a post on my Page to make it bigger?
https://www.facebook.com/help/274791689254485/

How Do I Like a Page?
https://www.facebook.com/help/216630288356463/



Page Notifications
https://www.facebook.com/help/255700674532721/

How to control my email notifications
https://www.facebook.com/help/154884887910599/

Options to receive notifications about page posts
http://www.insidefacebook.com/2012/10/31/facebook-rolls-out-option-for-fans-to-receive-notifications-about-page-posts/

Private Messages for Pages
https://www.facebook.com/help/231717726948707/



YouTube

How to post a YouTube video
http://www.wikihow.com/Post-a-YouTube-Video-on-Facebook

Post a YouTube video on your Facebook wall
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sju-HVf7WwY



Photo Sizes

Best Facebook Photo Sizes
http://louisem.com/1726/best-facebook-photo-sizes-cover-profile-wall-photos

Dimensions
http://www.jonloomer.com/2012/03/07/dimensions-for-facebook-timeline-for-pages-infographic/

Pixel size needed for Thumbnails
http://allfacebook.com/timeline-images_b80372
http://ijustdid.org/2012/06/social-media-size-cheat-sheet/

Editing Images with SnagIT
http://www.ion.uillinois.edu/resources/tutorials/webdesign/WebGraphicsWorkshop/resizing.html



Customizing App icons

Apps on Pages
https://www.facebook.com/help/371634529571035/

How to Customiz FB Timeline Thumbnail Images [good]
http://allfacebook.com/facebook-timeline-image-thumbnails_b84734

Other articles on Customize tabs
http://louisem.com/1180/how-create-custom-tab-images-facebook-timeline-fan-page
http://wendymoore.net/2012/03/facebook-fan-page-timeline-how-to-edit-a-tab-image/

How do I change the icon for an app on my page
https://www.facebook.com/help/201402119964259/

Create custom tabs for Facebook timeline
http://maketecheasier.com/create-custom-tabs-for-facebook-timeline/2012/04/24

http://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/6307/bid/26330/How-to-Create-Custom-Tabs-for-Facebook-Business-Pages.aspx

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMCVxjINFxQ

Top Fan tab
https://www.booshaka.com/product/overview



Blog import

Use Involver's RSS feed
http://www.involver.com/applications/



Milestones
How can I use that feature: as items of biography, resume

Milestones
https://www.facebook.com/help/279680818764230/
https://www.facebook.com/help/364458366957655/
https://www.facebook.com/help/137099216427909/



Activity Log
https://www.facebook.com/help/364839563545997/

Activity Log
https://www.facebook.com/help/407894169267325/
https://www.facebook.com/help/364458366957655/

Page Insights
https://www.facebook.com/help/336893449723054/



Events

Photos, Events, Links
https://www.facebook.com/help/331310093617829/

Create a new EVENT
https://www.facebook.com/help/116346471784004/

Creating and Editing Events
https://www.facebook.com/help/131325477007622/

How to add a Facebook event
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lcqz3t-crtQ

Using Events effectively
http://www.socialbrite.org/2012/07/23/how-to-use-facebook-to-pump-up-your-nonprofits-events/

Turn off Facebook Event notifications
http://blog.grovo.com/2012/04/turn-facebook-event-notifications/



Notes

Using Facebook Notes effectively
http://www.fbadslab.com/facebook-fan-pages/using-facebook-notes-effectively/

Notes: Facebook Help Center
https://www.facebook.com/help/488014787881885/

Facebook Notes – 10 Steps To Writing A Winning Post
http://www.iandavidchapman.com/facebook-notes-10-steps-to-writing-a-winning-post/

How to Publish a Note
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/facebook101/extra/81

How to import Blogger posts to Facebook notes
http://www.bloggertipsseotricks.com/2011/03/import-blog-to-facebook-notes-fan-page.html

Other items on how to use NOTES

NOTES:
Do I need to post on timeline that I entered a new note
What shows in the thumbnail on the NOTES tab
Can that be changed

Princeton Professor Gains Cult Status With 3,200 Essays on Facebook
http://chronicle.com/blogs/wiredcampus/princeton-professor-gains-cult-status-with-3200-essays-on-facebook/30582?utm
Jeff Nunokawa
https://www.facebook.com/jeff.nunokawa/notes



Badges
https://www.facebook.com/badges/