Posts tagged with Groups

Facebook launches Groups for Pages: what brands need to know and consider

In June, Facebook changed its mission statement to "bring the world closer together" and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that "we want to help 1bn people join meaningful communities."

One of the ways Facebook is apparently going about trying to accomplish that is with the launch of Groups for Pages

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Can a popular Facebook group become a real "startup"?

What happens when you start a group on Facebook and two weeks later, you have over 180,000 members? If you're 21 year-old Tiffany Philippou, the creator of the hit Facebook group Secret London, you do the entrepreneurial thing: try to parlay your Facebook popularity into a bona fide startup.

After a 48-hour crowdsourcing marathon during which more money was spent on food and liquor than on design and development, Secret London was reinvented and launched as a standalone online community.

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What can DSGi do about its employees' Facebook group?

As reported at the end of last week, staff from DSGi group, which runs Dixons and PC World, have set up a Facebook group which includes several posts slagging off customers.

The DSGi employees' Facebook group, which has 3,000 members, is marked as unofficial, but it will still cause plenty of embarrassment to the company, and won't go down too well with any customers whoh happen to read it.

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