You may have noticed that Facebook pages, one by one, are changing over to a new format that closely mirrors the layout and feel of the new Facebook profile that was released a few months ago. While there are new features, this type of change always brings a learning curve and a period of frustration where you can’t do things you were accustomed to doing with the old version. I’m right there with you, and until I have a chance to really get a firm grasp on how to take full advantage of these and other new features and changes, I’m going to let people that are much more talented than I do the talking.
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Inside Scoop of Facebook Pages, Big Opportunities for Businesses
Suzanne Vara wrote up an awesome summary, complete with screenshots, of the changes and what they mean for businesses. Doesn’t take long to read and is a great way to get up to speed on the changes.
How to Use Facebook Places
Facebook places isn’t new, it launched in August 2010, but not a lot of resorts are using this feature. Places let your fans check in when they visit your resort, much like with Foursquare. Park City Mountain Resort is already closing in on 2,000 checkins, Whistler’s got 1400. PC World gave a quick rundown on how to claim your place (it’s toward the bottom):
Any other good resources out there that you are using to get up to speed?
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