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Creating a Facebook Page

Do you know how to make a Facebook Page? Go to your personal Facebook profile. Go to the down arrow at the top right to get options. Note: If you do not have a personal Profile you have to sign up for Facebook first. All Pages have to be connected to people. Go down to Create Page. Choose the type of Page. Choose a category for your Page and give your Page a name. Click Get Started when done....

How to Check Your YouTube Standing

Are there some features you can't access on YouTube? It may be because of your channel's status. Work on having a good standing in all of the categories to get the most out of your YouTube channel. Go to your YouTube Channel and select Video Manager from the top of the screen. Go to the left side-bar and go down to Channel. Status and Features shows how your channel's standing is doing....

Restrict Facebook Access by Country

Facebook Pages are very effective when you can reach your target audience. but anyone from a search engine or with a link can see what is public on your Facebook Page until you restrict access. [Related: How to Set up Your Preferred Page Audience] Why would you want to restrict access to your Facebook Page? If your Page gets lots of visitors from people who are not your target audience, you may want to restrict access. It cuts out any...

How to Turn on Accessibility on Twitter

Twitter now has a way to make your social media posts more accessible to users with some types of disabilities. Turning on Accessibility allows users to describe their uploaded pictures with text. Go to your settings at the top of the page. Go to the left side bar and select Accessibility from the bottom. In the large middle column, click the check box to allow image descriptions....

How to Find Your Page's Feed on Facebook

How you find your Page's newsfeed has changed. First go to your Page's timeline, then go to the right sidebar. Click See pages feed in as outlined in the red box in the image above. It will bring you to your Page's newsfeed filled with posts from Pages that your Page likes and follows. This is what the Page's feed looks like. The left column shows what Pages your Page has liked and the large middle column has posts from...