[ASC-list] A social media question I need to crack!

Regan Forrest regan at reganforrest.com
Fri Jul 18 03:48:20 UTC 2014


Hi,

I've been following this conversation and then someone tweeted about 
this today https://www.facebook.com/mentions It looks like a new thing 
that might do what you're looking for?

Regan


On 15/07/2014 8:00 PM, Sarah Keenihan wrote:
> oh bugger!
> I'm still learning, despite using FB constantly.
>
>
>
> On 15/07/2014, at 3:50 PM, Tamzin Byrne wrote:
>
>> Yeah, I don't think that's an option for pages. I've been looking on 
>> and off for quite a while now. The only way to interact with a page 
>> is to post directly to it, which they can choose to publish or not. 
>> And you can check in, but that won't tell the page who you are. It 
>> will just give a total number of check ins with anonymised 
>> demographic data.
>>
>> PS -- hi Frankie!
>>
>> ________
>>
>> Tamzin Byrne
>> Science Communicator
>> Science in Public
>>
>>
>> From: Frankie Lee gmail <frankielee333 at gmail.com 
>> <mailto:frankielee333 at gmail.com>>
>> Date: Tuesday, 15 July 2014 9:00 am
>> To: Tamzin Byrne <tamzin at scienceinpublic.com.au 
>> <mailto:tamzin at scienceinpublic.com.au>>, 'Sarah Keenihan' 
>> <sarahkeenihan at gmail.com <mailto:sarahkeenihan at gmail.com>>, "'Ian 
>> M.'" <ianmcd85 at hotmail.com <mailto:ianmcd85 at hotmail.com>>
>> Cc: "asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au>" 
>> <asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au>>
>> Subject: RE: [ASC-list] A social media question I need to crack!
>>
>> On a personal facebook page, one can make a choice to be alerted 
>> whenever someone attempts to tag you and you can say Yes or No to the 
>> tagging. If that's available for a group page then that's the thing 
>> to do. It's for a different reason but would let you know whenever 
>> tagging occurred.
>> *From:*ASC-list [mailto:asc-list-bounces at lists.asc.asn.au] *On Behalf 
>> Of *Tamzin Byrne
>> *Sent:* Tuesday, July 15, 2014 3:50 PM
>> *To:* Sarah Keenihan; Ian M.
>> *Cc:* asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au> List
>> *Subject:* Re: [ASC-list] A social media question I need to crack!
>> Hi Ian,
>> As I understand it, someone tagging your page in a post to their own 
>> timeline doesn't notify you. I think it's an anti-spam thing, but I 
>> agree, it's really frustrating.
>> I thought perhaps you could try a workaround where someone 'checks 
>> in' to your place (if your page is also a place). But that doesn't 
>> work either!
>> On some pages (place pages only, I think), the things Facebook will 
>> notify you about are listed at your page > settings > notifications.
>> It seems foolish of Facebook. Surely the power in having a page is in 
>> being able to see how people are interacting with you. Notifications 
>> and check ins should be a simple thing for them to let us use.
>>
>> ________
>>
>> Tamzin Byrne
>> Science Communicator
>> Science in Public
>>
>> *From: *Sarah Keenihan <sarahkeenihan at gmail.com 
>> <mailto:sarahkeenihan at gmail.com>>
>> *Date: *Tuesday, 15 July 2014 6:13 am
>> *To: *"Ian M." <ianmcd85 at hotmail.com <mailto:ianmcd85 at hotmail.com>>
>> *Cc: *"asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au> 
>> List" <asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au>>
>> *Subject: *Re: [ASC-list] A social media question I need to crack!
>> HI Ian,
>> That may be because they have made their personal page secure such 
>> that it can't link to/notify external pages?
>> Sarah
>>
>> Sarah Keenihan
>> PhD | BMedSci | GradDipSciComm
>>
>> Freelance science writing and editing
>>
>> mobile | 0419 976 834
>> twitter | @sciencesarah
>> website | http://sciencesarah.wordpress.com/
>> blog | http://scienceforlife365.wordpress.com/
>>
>>
>> On 15/07/2014, at 12:40 PM, Ian M. wrote:
>>
>>
>> Hi sarah,
>>
>> So it notifies you if someone tags your page in a personal post?
>>
>> We have all our notifications turned on but only recieve them if 
>> someone specifically posts on our page...not about our page if that 
>> makes sense?
>> Ian
>>
>> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> Subject: Re: [ASC-list] A social media question I need to crack!
>> From: sarahkeenihan at gmail.com <mailto:sarahkeenihan at gmail.com>
>> Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:05:04 +0930
>> CC: asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au <mailto:asc-list at lists.asc.asn.au>
>> To: ianmcd85 at hotmail.com <mailto:ianmcd85 at hotmail.com>
>>
>> Hi Ian,
>> Yes, Facebook notifies page/community managers when someone else 
>> likes/interacts/comments on their page/community. Unless 
>> notifications are switched off, which most people would not do for 
>> pages/communities (feedback important, as you say). You should check 
>> your setup to ensure you're receiving what you want to receive.
>> Cheers
>> Sarah
>>
>> Sarah Keenihan
>> PhD | BMedSci | GradDipSciComm
>>
>> Freelance science writing and editing
>>
>> mobile | 0419 976 834
>> twitter | @sciencesarah
>> website |http://sciencesarah.wordpress.com/
>> blog | http://scienceforlife365.wordpress.com/
>>
>>
>> On 15/07/2014, at 11:21 AM, Ian M. wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi all,
>>>
>>> I am trying to figure out if it is possible to be notified if 
>>> someone tags your Facebook page in a status they post on their 
>>> personal page?
>>>
>>> For example if I posted "I really like the***Australian Science 
>>> Communicators (ASC)*from my personal page does the ASC know I have 
>>> tagged them and I am in fact talking about them?*
>>> *
>>> Any social media guns out there that can answer this question?*
>>>
>>> *I have been testing this all morning with my organisations page but 
>>> am having no luck.
>>>
>>> We are deciding whether we start up a campaign telling people to use 
>>> a hashtag or to tag our page but obviously if we can't tell they 
>>> have tagged us, that won't work.
>>>
>>> It is likely that this isn't even possible, but just seeing if 
>>> anyone has an answer?
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>> Ian
>>>
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