Social Media

Personal URLs: Why You Need One

With so many brands vying for people’s attention, it can be difficult to stand out from the crowd. Adding a personalized URL to your website is one of the easiest ways to achieve this. Personalized URLs improve your branding, SEO and provide an easy way for visitors to access your website. Plus, they’re much more... Read more »
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Link Tracking Explained

Imagine you’ve just built a landing page, created an email marketing campaign, or sent a newsletter to your subscribers. These marketing initiatives need easily accessible links directing your audience to a product or service. To make your future communications and interactions successful, you need to know what links are being clicked. Enter ‘link tracking’ or... Read more »
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ELI5: Captum – Easily Interpret AI Models

Artificial Intelligence is often described as a “black box”; we plug inputs in and the AI model gives us an output back, but we don’t have an easy way to understand how the model came to produce that output. The process to train AI generally goes like ...

Rust Nibbles – Gazebo : Dupe

The Rust library Gazebo contains a collection of well-tested Rust utilities in the form of standalone modules. In this series of blog posts, we will cover some of the modules that make up the Gazebo library. In today’s blog, we will cover the Dupe trai...

Experiment: Are Instagram Saves Really the New Likes?

Pssst, did you hear? The Instagram algorithm likes likes… but it loves saves. Or at least that’s what the social…
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The future of Buck

When Buck was unveiled at Facebook Mobile DevCon in 2013, it was a fast Android build system. Since then, it's expanded to support building applications written in 15+ languages and targeting platforms from mobile phones to servers to smart devices to ...

How to Change a LinkedIn URL

Social media is a robust giant that continues to grow and expand with every new platform and feature debuting each year. Like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, LinkedIn is a social media platform. However, you wouldn’t post pictures from last night’s house party or upload that funny but inappropriate YouTube video to LinkedIn. Why? Unlike most... Read more »
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Partnering With Experts to Promote Women’s Safety


We're launching a Women's Safety Hub and forming a team of expert advisors to help us develop new policies, products and programs that better support the women who use our apps.
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Amplifying Black-Owned Businesses on Instagram


Businesses based in the US with Shops on Instagram will now be able to designate as Black-owned and display a “Black-owned” label. 
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6 Ways to Calculate Engagement Rate (Free Calculator)

Engagement rates are the currency of the social media marketing industry. Sure, vanity metrics like followers, likes, and impressions count…
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22 Benefits of Social Media for Business

What are the benefits of using social media for business? Consider that there are now more than 4.2 billion active…
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YouTube Contests: Creative Ideas and Best Practices

There are many ways to engage your YouTube subscribers and attract new ones. One way is by adding YouTube contests…
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The Different Types of Links: When and How to Use Them

Links make the Internet possible by connecting one web page to another. Without them, navigating online would be far more difficult. They are also vitally important to search engine optimization (SEO).  Unsurprisingly, there are many types of links, each with its contribution to SEO. Generally, it’s helpful to look at both a link’s technical aspects... Read more »
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Rust Nibbles – Gazebo: Prelude

The Rust library Gazebo contains a collection of well-tested Rust utilities. These aren’t meant to be deep or complex ideas, just small things we think can make the experience of Rust programmers a little bit easier. This post is the first in a series ...

Asicmon: A platform agnostic observability system for AI accelerators

We will be hosting a talk about our work on, “A Platform Agnostic Observability System for AI Accelerators” during our virtual Systems @Scale event at 10:20 a.m. PT on Wednesday, June 30, followed by a live Q&A session. Please submit any questions to systemsatscale@fb.com before the event. Accelerators are special-purpose hardware devices optimized for specific [...]
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Driving towards an open internet ecosystem to help tackle the digital divide

Connectivity is an integral part of Facebook’s mission to bring people closer together, and the COVID-19 pandemic has only heightened the demand for critical internet access. According to the latest edition of our Inclusive Internet Index, nearly 70 percent of people around the world believe that increased internet usage in all aspects of their lives [...]
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Get Paid to Tweet

If you’re on Twitter, this guide will show you how to get paid just to tweet.Continue reading on Medium »

What Facebook URL Parameters Are (And How to Use Them)

As a marketer, how do you know which of your ads are effective? Sure, your Google Analytics might be telling you that you’re getting steady traffic to your website. And while that’s good, you need to know which specific ad it’s coming from. Without that knowledge, there’s no way to optimize your ad campaigns. Typical... Read more »
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Facebook Messenger: The Complete Guide for Business

Facebook Messenger is one of the most important messaging apps brands use to connect with customers worldwide. Every month, businesses…
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Meet the Rustaceans: Daniel Xu

For today’s interview, we have Daniel Xu who is a Production Engineer on the Linux userspace team at Facebook. The Linux userspace team works on a wide variety of systems tools, libraries, and services, all of which deal directly with the Linux kernel....