Facebook

Facebook

Facebook is the largest social networking site worldwide.

The site was co-founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerberg while still a student at Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass. Membership was initially limited to Harvard students but the site eventually opened to other college and high school students. Membership was extended to anyone with a valid email address in 2006.

Read More

News and Articles About Facebook

New Facebook Option Can Help Brands Regain Fan Engagement

New Facebook Option Can Help Brands Regain Fan Engagement

Frustrated about a dramatic decrease in reach? The social network has at least one way to counteract the drop off.
3 Ways to Promote Your Brand Without Facebook

3 Ways to Promote Your Brand Without Facebook

Here's how you can boost your brand without using the world's largest social network.
14 Hot Startups Funded by High-Profile Entrepreneurs

14 Hot Startups Funded by High-Profile Entrepreneurs

Find out which startups are attracting the attention -- and the dollars -- of some of the most high-profile entrepreneurs.
5 Tips for Talking About Politics on Social Media

5 Tips for Talking About Politics on Social Media

With the final debate tonight and the election right around the corner, follow these tips when mentioning politics on social media.
Facebook's Lessons in Leadership

Facebook's Lessons in Leadership

Here's what budding entrepreneurs can learn from Zuckerberg's path to becoming a successful CEO.
This Little-Known Facebook Feature Can Help You Monitor Customers and Competitors

This Little-Known Facebook Feature Can Help You Monitor Customers and Competitors

Find ways to nurture existing customers and attract new clients with the social network's 'Interest Lists.'
5 Tips for Using Social Media as a Customer Service Tool

5 Tips for Using Social Media as a Customer Service Tool

Why you should embrace negative comments online and how to do it right.
Sheryl Sandberg's Pitch: Facebook Is the Future of Selling Online

Sheryl Sandberg's Pitch: Facebook Is the Future of Selling Online

Companies large and small can benefit from 'real, authentic' interactions on the world's largest social network.
3 App Options for Converting Facebook Fans Into Customers

3 App Options for Converting Facebook Fans Into Customers

No time to convert leads over the world's largest social network? Consider investing in fan apps that can do it for you.
How to Mine Social Networks for Valuable Customer Data

How to Mine Social Networks for Valuable Customer Data

You can mine demographic and other data about your audience on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
4 Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Startup

4 Tips for Using Pinterest to Market Your Startup

Do you really know how to use Pinterest to help attract people to your business? If not, here's a brief tutorial.
Why Giant VCs Are Putting Trust -- and $1 Million -- into Cory Levy's One

Why Giant VCs Are Putting Trust -- and $1 Million -- into Cory Levy's One

This social-discovery app co-founder may only be 20 years old, but he has the venture backing of someone twice his age. Here, we ask him to expand on his top entrepreneurial challenges and key drivers.
5 Scary Mistakes to Avoid on Facebook

5 Scary Mistakes to Avoid on Facebook

Don't make these no-nos when trying to build your fan base on the giant social network.
How a Facebook Search Engine Could Change the Way People Find Your Business

How a Facebook Search Engine Could Change the Way People Find Your Business

Three things to consider about your Facebook presence in advance of the company's future search tool.
How to Convert Facebook Fans Into Paying Customers

How to Convert Facebook Fans Into Paying Customers

Nurture your fans on Facebook and market to them through email.
What You Can Learn from Celebrities About Social Media

What You Can Learn from Celebrities About Social Media

When it comes to engaging with your followers, sometimes it helps to think like you're famous.
Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook's Triumphs and Tribulations

Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook's Triumphs and Tribulations

Three lessons from the successes and missteps of the world's largest social network.
Silicon Valley's Best Dressed

Silicon Valley's Best Dressed

Forget hoodies and jeans, these eight women prove that you can be a business leader in Silicon Valley and still be stylish.
3 Ways to Generate Better Leads on Facebook

3 Ways to Generate Better Leads on Facebook

How the new page post targeting features can help you provide the right information to the right fans and boost engagement.
How to Build Facebook Fans to Drive Sales

How to Build Facebook Fans to Drive Sales

Why collecting 'likes' is a potent and inexpensive way to promote your business.
6 Must-Have Attributes of Social Media Managers

6 Must-Have Attributes of Social Media Managers

Hiring someone to handle your company's social media message is an important step to growing your business. Here are some skills to look for.
3 Ways to Use Facebook Groups to Attract and Keep Customers

3 Ways to Use Facebook Groups to Attract and Keep Customers

Follow these tips to create different types of groups tailored to specific customers.
5 Ways to Transform Facebook Page Apps into Free Advertisements

5 Ways to Transform Facebook Page Apps into Free Advertisements

Learn how to use Facebook's redesign to get your customer's attention.
What Facebook's Page Post Targeting Means to Your Business

What Facebook's Page Post Targeting Means to Your Business

Facebook's newest tweak could mean reaching exactly the customers you're after without annoying the ones you aren't.
How to Promote Your Business with Customized Facebook Timeline Apps

How to Promote Your Business with Customized Facebook Timeline Apps

Consider these tips when creating strategic one-off pages to bolster your online marketing efforts.
Prev 1 ... 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 ... 21 Next

Connect with Entrepreneur

Most Shared Stories

From the Entrepreneur Bookstore