Time to come to grips with the revolution at Facebook
Facebook have just finished annoying people with their shift to Timeline on personal profiles, now they're about to do the same to
New Facebook Business Pages: After rolling out Timeline on personal profiles, Facebook is now rolling out Timeline for Business pages. Timeline changes the design and layout of Business pages and makes them look like personal profiles.
All Facebook Business pages will be moved to the new Timeline by the end of March. You can curate the information on your page beforehand.
Here are some important additions:
The new header space provides more branding possibilities. But there are restrictions on the information you share in this new header regarding pricing, promotions, contact information and various calls to action. Be sure to check out these restrictions and learn more about Facebook pages.
Only three Facebook apps can now highlighted directly underneath this new header. Your other apps are still available through a More button.
People can now message Business pages.
And here’s what’s gone:
Default landing tabs used by many businesses to create a Welcome tab are no longer available with the new Timeline design.
Check out this Facebook Cheat Sheet for the sizes you need to know. And look out for more soon on how Timeline impacts Facebook marketing for businesses.