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Tip of the Week is Ending

The Tip of the Week is being discontinued today, Wednesday, December 20th. Thank you to all our subscribers and visitors over the years. Social media changes quickly and constantly, so here are some resources to get up-to-date information on some of the most popular social media platforms. This site will be shut down on Wednesday, January 13th, so make sure to either subscribe or bookmark the resources provided. Facebook Help Center Google+ Help Center Instagram Help Center LinkedIn Help Mashable...

Turn Off Tabs

Turn off tabs you are not using so that they don't show up on your Page. Go to Settings and then Edit Page from the side menu. Scroll to the bottom to find your tabs. Go to the Tab you no longer want and select Settings. Turn the On to Off and Save....

Longer Names on Twitter

In addition to longer tweets, you can now have a longer display name on Twitter. Just go to your Profile and select Edit profile. Edit your name in the bow highlighted in red and then save your changes....

How to Create a Poll on Facebook

Need some answers? Try creating a poll on Facebook. Go to your Page and find the Create a Poll option for Updates. The arrow is pointing to the option in the box. Add the question you want to ask. Then, give your poll two answers. There are only two slots for this. You can also choose how long you want your poll to last. Post your poll or save it as a draft, schedule it for later, or backdate it....

Turn Off Comments on Instagram

Do you know how to turn off the comments on your posts for Instagram? Here's how: Go to your Instagram Timeline and pick a post you want to have without comments. Go to the options button at the top of the post. Go down to Turn off Comments. Your comments for the post are now off. You can easily turn the comments back on the same way....