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FORCED FACEBOOK CAMPAIGN BUDGET OPTIMIZATION- Like it or not, CBO come September will be the law of the land, so to speak. New & existing campaigns will move to campaign budget optimization—and you won’t be able to turn it off! CBO lets advertisers set a campaign budget that Facebook’s algorithm then optimizes across all ad sets. More


TIPS TO MAKE SOCIAL MEDIA TIME- “We all have the same 24 hours in a day and we need to switch our mindset to MAKE time to engage with our customers and build an online platform for conversation that leads to brand loyalty, referrals and SALES.” So says Stacey Nachajski, Social Media Strategist and friend. To help you with that mindset, she offers 10 tips! Thanks Stacey! More


FLICKR DELETING YOUR OLDEST PHOTOS- It appears to be both a cost cutting/storage space-reducing move and a way to motivate users to upgrade up from free status. Those folks will be restricted now to only 1000 pictures. And if you are among those freebie members, we have some tips on how you can move your pictures before Flickr wipes them out. More


GERMANIA AIRLINES GROUNDED- It had carried 4 million passengers a year but recently fallen on such hard times that it hasn’t paid employees for January. Blaming high fuel prices, Germania has declared insolvency. Lufthansa has stepped in to offer discounted tickets for passengers who booked with Germania through the end of February. More


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