Jargon warning: there's no need to be a specialist for what follows, but it does assume knowledge of the inner workings of the web. If it's incomprehensible, ask a friendly geek to guide you :) I've written a couple of quick tips about Google Reader … [Read more...] about Keep track of your bookmarks and your friends' bookmarks, and their friends' bookmarks (etc)
What are people saying about your local area? Facebook: You can use search to find out, bearing in mind this will only find status updates by people who have not set them to private. Type your placename into the box at the top (or use this link to … [Read more...] about Finding public streams about your area on Facebook, Twitter and the wider web through Google
As administrator of a page or a group, you can remove Page fans, Group members and posts from your group. Just as with a Wordpress-hosted site, there is a possibility that you could be held liable for the behaviour of members of a platform that … [Read more...] about Moderation in Facebook
Facebook pages and groups are going through some changes at the moment and there will be some operating in both old and new formats. We’ll try and keep it simple and if you notice anything out of date please leave a comment. If you're new to … [Read more...] about Facebook pages and groups – what's the difference?
This guide is aimed at beginners, but it still assumes a basic knowledge of computers and the internet. If you're extremely new to either, you will find it much easier if you do a beginner's course with the help of a UK Online Centre, library or a … [Read more...] about Getting started in Facebook
As with the rest of the web, share only what you feel comfortable with on Facebook. You should familiarise yourself with Privacy settings (available under Account once you are logged in). It’s entirely up to you whether you treat Facebook … [Read more...] about Privacy in Facebook