Read my posts about Facebook, and especially how to use Facebook for political campaigning. You can find me on Facebook here.

For more general advice about online campaigning, see my Online Politics posts.

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5 things you shouldn’t miss: cleaning up your social media, checking on Facebook Pages and more

Welcome to the latest of my monthly collections for the Engine Group of five links that you shouldn’t miss.   Social media neglected in crisis management http://bit.ly/Sdhsgk More than two out of three professionals in comms, marketing and social media admitted there is a gap in their businesses’ social media planning for responding to crisis … Read the full post »

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How the Taliban uses fake Facebook profiles

PC Advisor has the story: The tech-savvy Taliban is creating fake Facebook profiles using pictures of attractive women. They’re then using these fake profiles to befriend Australian soldiers, and are gathering information based on those soldiers’ Facebook updates. A big problem, of course, is Facebook’s geo-tagging function, which logs the location from which posts or … Read the full post »