How to Convert Your Facebook Page Over to the New Timeline Layout (VIDEO TUTORIAL)

John Haydon

Change your main avatar picture. Change photos for custom tabs. As you may know by now, Facebook Pages will automatically migrate over to a completely new format on March 30th. You do not want to wait until 9:00PM on the 29th to start figuring this out! Because I’m in a good mood this week, I’ve created this is a step-by-step video for you an on how to convert your Facebook Page over to the new Timeline format.

Everything You Need To Know About Facebook’s Epic Upgrade To Pages

John Haydon

The tabs at the top of Pages are now located in the left-hand sidebar, under the main avatar. You can also feature your favorite Pages on the left, and recent photos and information about your organization at the top (where tabs were located).

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Five Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To get started, here’s a step-by-step tutorial for nonprofits and a list of nonprofits already using Pinterest effectively. They aren’t cluttering Pinterest with boring photos and seemingly endless marketing pitches. Pin your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good photo! Tap into that power by pinning your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good, visually appealing photo. Add your logo or avatar to your images.

Eleven Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy

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For example, you’d post a photo and a fan would like it, which automatically posts an update on their newsfeed for their friends to see. Simplify Your Profile Picture – The new profile picture (AKA avatar) is now 180 pixels square. You don’t need to include the name of your organization in your main avatar because the name of your Facebook page travels with your avatar everywhere on Facebook.

All Facebook Pages Will Be Upgraded to Timeline Layout on March 30th

John Haydon

These include: Cover Photo – Pages include the ability to upload a Cover photo that is similar to what many profiles have (the dimensions for the image should be 850px by 315px). New Profile Pic Dimensions – Your Page avatar (profile pic) will now be 180 pixels square. Tabs with Photos – Facebook Page tabs will now be across the top, just below your cover image.

Eleven Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy

SocialFish

For example, you’d post a photo and a fan would like it, which automatically posts an update on their newsfeed for their friends to see. Simplify Your Profile Picture – The new profile picture (AKA avatar) is now 180 pixels square. You don’t need to include the name of your organization in your main avatar because the name of your Facebook page travels with your avatar everywhere on Facebook.

Nine Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To get started, here’s a step-by-step tutorial for nonprofits , a list of nonprofits already using Pinterest effectively , and the Nonprofit Organizations Pinterest Profile. Pin your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good photo! Tap into that power by pinning your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good, visually appealing photo. Note that there is a link to the blog post in the pin and that clicking the photo.

Nine Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

To get started, here’s a step-by-step tutorial for nonprofits , a list of nonprofits already using Pinterest effectively , and the Nonprofit Organizations Pinterest Profile. Pin your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good photo! Tap into that power by pinning your own website and blog content, but only if it pulls up a good, visually appealing photo. Note that there is a link to the blog post in the pin and that clicking the photo.

Social Media: Before You Get Started, Get Organized!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Use a Square Version of Your Organization’s Logo as Your Avatar on Social Media Sites. It’s very important that you invest the time and resources needed to designing a visually distinct, square avatar that matches the overall branding of your nonprofit. Since most nonprofit logos are horizontal, they cannot be used as your avatar on social media sites because they are automatically cropped once they are uploaded.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Add your nonprofit’s Twibbon/avatar to your Google+ Profile picture. Upload your nonprofit’s avatar as one (or all five) of your featured profile photos. Photos and slideshows. “+1″ other’s posts as your nonprofit to increase exposure of your avatar and to foster good will. Sharing also increases exposure of your avatar and as a result, the possibility of new followers: 9.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Add your nonprofit’s Twibbon/avatar to your Google+ Profile picture. Upload your nonprofit’s avatar as one (or all five) of your featured profile photos. Photos and slideshows. “+1″ other’s posts as your nonprofit to increase exposure of your avatar and to foster good will.

nfp 2.0 » Not-for-profit’s have the gift of stories

Rebooting Charity

I’ve written previously about how Kresta King Cutcher has been posting powerful images from Rwanda to the Flickr photo-sharing community. And you could try weaving your Flickr photos into a storyboard. Lasica’s 10 Easy Steps tutorial.

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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Games for Social Change gaming and libraries was recently published and the author is the Shifted Librarian and My Avatar Wears Tight Jeans and 4 Other Things I learned from Internet Librarian 2006 is worth the read from Michael Stephens. Click To Play. Found via the NpTech Tag at blip.tv.

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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr photo from handsome monkey. why does someone spend so much time in a game world customising their avatar???? One of the ways is via strategic commenting and here's a terrific video tutorial on the topic or this terrific tips article from problogger.