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Should You Connect with Students?

by Merith Weisman It's that time of year when students and recent graduates start to reach out to faculty and staff on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. How do you handle these requests? In the end, I believe it is unwise to group every single social media site into an "all or nothing" / "yes or no" scenario. Social media is far too nuanced and dynamic for one "policy" that covers every site. Here is my take on the top...

How to Move Photos Between Albums on Facebook

You can follow the steps below to move your Facebook pictures from one album to another after the picture have been posted. As your Page, go to your photos listed under More. It will take you to all your pictures. Find the picture you want to move. Click the edit pencil at the top of the picture. Select Move to Other Album from the drop-down menu. The pop-up screen allows you to choose which album you want to move the...

Accessability: Google+

You can make you content more accessible for people using screen readers and other accessibility tools on Google+. You opt into this option by going to your settings in Google+. Go to the sidebar on Page you manage. Go to Settings. Scroll down past Your Cirlces to get the the category labeled Accessibility. Check this box to make some pages easier to use by people with visual disabilities....

Use Your Personal Profile to Like a Page as a Page

You do not have to switch back and forth from your personal Profile and the Page you manage to like a Page. Your personal Profile has the authority to like Pages for your managed Page. Note: This currently does not work on mobile devices. As yourself, go to a Page you want your Page to like. Click the button with the three dots that indicates more options. You will get a drop-down menu. Select the option to Like as Your...

How to Embed Instagram Posts

Do you want to show Instagram posts on your website? People that go to your website can see your Instagram posts without having an account with Instagram. You can also get activity on your Instagram posts from Instagram users. Go to the account from where you want to embed. Click on the post you want to embed. Click on the button in the bottom right corner to get more options about the post. It looks like an ellipsis. Click the...