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All posts tagged "Facebook Deals"

  • Facebook’s failures, criticisms & missteps [Infographic]

    Facebook finally released its long-awaited iPad app last week. Most celebrated the fact that the social networking giant had broken out of the deadlock in its negotiations with Apple. WordStream Inc., a provider of search marketing software and services, seems to have been left particularly cold by the app, claiming that it was “too little, too late”. The company has released a “Facebook Wall of Shame” infographic detailing Facebook’s criticisms, missteps and...

  • Facebook Deals SA ‘biggest launch in emerging markets’

    As Facebook Deals South Africa goes live, it is being touted as the “biggest launch in emerging markets in the next year”. Those are the words of South African marketing company Habari Media’s commercial channel manager, Michael Krynauw. Facebook has teamed up with Habari for the launch of Facebook Deals South Africa. Krynauw says some 350 000 South Africans currently using Facebook Places, the service through which users will check in to...

  • Facebook Deals and Places could help your brand

    Facebook is constantly innovating and introducing new services that have an impact on the social media environment at large. Most notably marketers and brand managers can look forward to Facebook Places and Facebook Deals – innovations that make an even stronger case for social media in the mobile arena. Already launched in the UK and US, local companies can look forward to having access to these services in the next couple of months. Used independently or together these services are powerful tools. Facebook Places, a location based service, gives brands the capability to set-up their “place” on Facebook. Users can...