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Scheduling Posts On Facebook

Monday, February 18th, 2013

Posting your important announcements at peak times can be hard when you’ve got other commitments. Learn how to schedule or backdate posts to make sure you’re reaching the most people. Continue reading

Tamogotchi virtual pets were a huge hit in the 1990s, when it seemed like every kid (and some adults) were carrying around a tiny little digital friend that required constant care and feeding. Now the high-maintenance virtual critters are making a comeback as a free smartphone app called Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. Continue reading

Question: How do I stop people from putting stuff on my wall, reading my posts and putting my name on pictures on Facebook? T.M. in Ohio. In part 1 of this article, I showed you some tips for being hard to find on Facebook. In part 2, we’ll work on keeping your Timeline private and giving you control over tagging. Continue reading

Question: How can I keep people from finding me on Facebook? I only want to talk with my family and people I know. And how do I stop people from putting stuff on my wall, reading my posts and putting my name on pictures on Facebook? It kind of defeats the purpose of social networking, but I’m game if you are. Here’s how to do it. Continue reading

Tagging is a way of identifying friends in photographs on Facebook or calling their attention to a particular post. What if someone has tagged you in a photo or status and you don’t like it? This is definitely a 21st century problem. Fortunately, it’s easily solved. Continue reading

Your friends are talking about you on Facebook. Or at least they are tagging you in posts, photos and comments. You probably get notifications when this happens, but you might not catch all of them. There’s a quick way to see where your name is coming on the site. Here’s how it’s done. Continue reading

Tired of people sitting around the table paying attention to their electronic devices instead of family and friends? Or maybe you have a friend who is more interested in putting pictures of what he’s eating on Facebook than actually eating the food. Here’s a quick solution. Declare the table an electronics-free zone! Continue reading

The Great Facebook Purge

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

It’s no secret that social networking sites, especially Facebook, have redefined what the term “friend” means. However, did you know that your Facebook friends list could pose a security risk to you? Continue reading

Facebook and photo sharing services like Instagram are a great way to show off your pictures to friends and family, but if you don’t have back-up copies of those photos stored somewhere else, they could all disappear someday. Continue reading

Instagram Changes Privacy Policy

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Instagram is making changes to its privacy policy and terms of service. The popular social photo-sharing site says these changes are necessary to function more easily as a part of its parent company, Facebook. Instagram will now share more user information with Facebook. Continue reading

What if you could keep in contact with your friends across the globe not just through the internet, but using your Android device? For free? WhatsApp lets you do just that! This application is like an instant messenger that lets you text friends who also have WhatsApp installed on their Android phones–not only in the states but also anywhere around the world at NO charge for the messages you send and receive. Keeping in touch has never been this easy! Continue reading

How to Use Pinterest

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

This article talks about how to find your way around and use the newly popular site and online pinboard, Pinterest. Continue reading

Blocking Facebook App Requests

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Instructions on how to block apps in Facebook. Continue reading

Facebook Sort Options

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Take the Sort option, for example. Up until recently I didn’t know you could sort your feed by Top Stories or Most Recent, but as it turns out, you can! Continue reading

Become a Member of Linkedin

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

This article describes how to set up an online account on Linkedin, a professional networking website. It goes over all the essentials and basics of using the website based on your personal interests and needs career-wise. Continue reading

Facebook Voice

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

The Facebook Voice option allows you to change what Facebook page persona you post as. Check it out! Continue reading

This is a quick hack to set set email and sms reminders with Google Calendar for all birthday events of your Facebook friends. Continue reading

This tip shows how to remove annoying game notifications on Facebook. Continue reading

Redo that Facebook Post

Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Did you know there’s an option to edit your Facebook comments? You have to be fast, but it’s a great tip to know! Continue reading

Full-Screen Facebook Picture Viewer

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Check this tip out to learn how to access Facebook’s new full-screen picture viewer! It’s easy! Continue reading

The Facebook Timeline

Monday, March 19th, 2012

This is a “how to” guide to navigate and set up a Timeline layout on your Facebook account. Continue reading

Selective Facebook Status Updates

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

By selectively choosing friends’ updates, you can remain connected, while exposing yourself to fewer aggravating posts. Continue reading

Deleting Entries On Your Facebook Wall

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Find out how to delete posts on your Facebook timeline, or remove your own comments from other profiles. Continue reading

Yes…Facebook has done it again!

Monday, February 27th, 2012

This article outlines the newest additions and changes made to the social networking site, Facebook. It is part 1 of a series. Continue reading

Have trouble reaching the bottom of your Facebook feed to see the options down there? Check this tip out – it’ll help! Continue reading

CES 2012 : A TV Tech Update

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

This year at the Las Vegas Annual Consumer Electronics show (CES), TV Technology is everywhere. It seems that this year’s TV can do just about anything you can imagine. They have Super high definition, super thin dimensions and super computing technology. While previous years have shown all of these things, this years’ models bring TV tech to a whole new dimension. Continue reading

Using the New Facebook Pt. 3

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

This is a continuation of the tutorials dedicated to the new Facebook layout. This third tutorial focuses on tagging friends, the mini news feed feature, and creating events on Facebook. Continue reading

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