Strategy

Australian cosmetics giant Mecca faced a wave of customer complaints for booking an event with Gwyneth Paltrow. But what exactly do brands owe their most loyal fanbase?

Australian beauty brand Mecca, which has a cult following in Australia’s beauty community, faced criticism online after advertising an event featuring Gwyneth Paltrow. Comments, which are no longer visible on the event’s Facebook page, expressed a sense of betrayal at the company’s recent forays into more controversial aspects of the […]
Australian cosmetics giant Mecca faced a wave of customer complaints for booking an event with Gwyneth Paltrow. But what exactly do brands owe their most loyal fanbase?
News

The ASX is warning people not to fall for fake or misleading investment news, as users report seeing hoax articles circulate on social media

Members of Australian investment communities on Facebook say they’ve seen fake news and images circulate, allegedly in an effort to manipulate the market. The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) said that individuals must be wary of false or misleading information circulating online. There are dozens of Facebook groups set up for […]
The ASX is warning people not to fall for fake or misleading investment news, as users report seeing hoax articles circulate on social media
Strategy

Thousands of teachers joined Facebook groups to strike. Now they’re revisiting them for support and guidance as schools remain shuttered and classes continue online.

The “Red for Ed” wave of teacher activism swept the country over the past two years, with teachers asking for higher wages, better funding, and increased support staff. The fight for better pay led to Facebook groups of teachers – one group, “Kentucky Teachers In The Know,” has since turned […]
Thousands of teachers joined Facebook groups to strike. Now they’re revisiting them for support and guidance as schools remain shuttered and classes continue online.
Tech

Facebook is scrambling to squash online groups that are planning anti-quarantine protests in states that are in lockdown — but they’re popping up faster than the company can stop them

Protests against lockdown orders have recently popped up in several states, leading large groups to gather in violation of shelter-in-place guidelines. Many of these demonstrations are being organised in Facebook groups, some of which are made up of tens of thousands of people, such as “Pennsylvanians Against Excessive Quarantine.” Facebook […]
Facebook is scrambling to squash online groups that are planning anti-quarantine protests in states that are in lockdown — but they’re popping up faster than the company can stop them
Tech

How to upload a PDF to Facebook in 3 different ways

You can upload a PDF to Facebook groups and business pages; however, those are the only places PDF files can be posted. If you’re trying to upload a PDF to a business page, Facebook will treat it as if it’s a restaurant menu. If you’re on a Facebook group page […]
How to upload a PDF to Facebook in 3 different ways
Tech

How to delete a Facebook group on desktop or mobile

To delete a Facebook group, the group owner has to remove every member of a group and then leave the group. Group owners are able to delete Facebook groups, whereas group admins are only able to archive a Facebook group (unless the owner leaves), so no new members will be […]
How to delete a Facebook group on desktop or mobile