Facebook
02/10/2017. Facebook
"It's not just about likes and shares" -- this was one of the insights we learned from the #girltakeover we were so proud to host in our Melbourne office this week for Safer Internet Day with PROJECT ROCKIT, Plan International Australia and New Zealand's own Sticks 'n' Stones together with 50 students who helped us understand what young people love and reflect on when they use instant content...
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02/07/2017. Facebook
Be the change – unite for a better internet. That’s the focus of Safer Internet Day. There are two simple checkups you can do *today* on your Facebook account to be the change for a better internet. Privacy Checkup – a quick tool that takes you through a few steps to review things like who you’re posting to, which apps you use, and the privacy of key pieces of information on your profile. Do...
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02/06/2017. Facebook
How we communicate is becoming more instant — from Instagram Stories to Live to ephemeral Direct messages. 150 million people around the world are using Instagram Stories to share moments from their day that disappear after 24 hours. But this doesn't mean that the safety tools and rules disappear as well. For Safer Internet Day the theme is “Be the Change: Unite For a Better Internet”. Think...
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02/04/2017. Facebook
Today is Friends Day! To celebrate, we invited members of our community to our headquarters to talk about the importance of friendship. On this #friendsday, we hope you take time to appreciate the friends in your life and let them know you’re thinking about them.
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02/03/2017. Facebook
Reflections on Waitangi Day from Peeni Henare, the New Zealand Labour Party MP for Tamaki Makaurau...
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02/02/2017. Facebook
This Saturday, February 4 is Friends Day—a day to celebrate our friendships and a time to connect with friends. This year, we asked members of our community to share what friendship means to them on #friendsday
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01/29/2017. Facebook
It's a new year and a new opportunity to make sure you are sharing with whom you want to share on Facebook. Our updated Privacy Basics resources gives you tips for things like securing your account, understanding who can see posts and knowing what your profile looks like to others. This is part of our overall effort to make sure you have all the information you need to share what you want with...
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Facebook
12/14/2016. Facebook
Parenting in today’s digital world can be daunting. What apps are safe? Should I be monitoring my children's online time? How much time playing video games is too much? How do I start the conversation? That’s why Facebook has launched the Parent's Portal. Whether you have a personal account, or whether your teen has one, we've compiled some basic information and tips to help you get the most...
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12/12/2016. Facebook
You can now follow our new Prime Minister Bill English on Instagram

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Facebook
12/12/2016. Facebook
A final farewell from John Key as he leaves Parliament as Prime Minister for the last time...
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12/12/2016. Facebook
A final farewell from John Key as he leaves Parliament as Prime Minister for the last time...
Facebook
12/08/2016. Facebook
What did you share about on Facebook in 2016? For the first time, we are releasing data on the most talked about topics on Facebook by the 2.9 million Kiwis who regularly connect and share on the platform. Did you post about one of these topics?
Facebook
12/08/2016. Facebook
If you have friends and family impacted by the Solomon Islands earthquake, you can use Safety Check to see if they are safe: [ Facebook.com Link ] Our thoughts are with all of those impacted.
Facebook
11/13/2016. Facebook
If you are impacted by the earthquake and tsunami or worried about friends and family who are, here is the latest official information from NZ Get Thru
Facebook
11/08/2016. Facebook
Today is election day in the United States of America. Between March 23, 2015 (when the first presidential candidate - Ted Cruz - announced his candidacy), and November 1, 2016, 289 million people around the world generated 10 billion likes, posts, comments and shares related to the US election. In New Zealand, 1 million of us have engaged 12 million times about the US election.
Facebook
11/04/2016. Facebook
To friend or not to friend....you can connect with people by either adding them as a friend or following them. You also have the option to remove friends or block them from contacting you. Learn more about all of the different tools for connecting, and even those to stop getting updates from people in your News Feed. Learn more at the Facebook Safety Centre:
Facebook
10/27/2016. Facebook
Small business is the backbone of the New Zealand economy and tourism is one of the key industries so it made sense for us to partner with Glacier Country Tourism NZ to host a workshop for local business owners about how to use Facebook and Instagram effectively to attract visitors to this jewel in the crown of New Zealand. It was amazing to hear first hand experiences from Skydive Franz Josef...
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Facebook
10/25/2016. Facebook
Every day people from all over the world share billions of things on Facebook. Our goal is to create a welcoming and safe environment so people can share and connect with their friends and families. Occasionally people share content that can be abusive or harmful. We created Facebook Community Standards (facebook.com/communitystandards) to explain what kinds of things can and cannot be shared...
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10/20/2016. Facebook
We love capturing and sharing our moments on Instagram — from the highlights to the in between. We also draw strength from each other — when people connect, there is safety in numbers. People on Instagram connect through shared interests and compassion, forge communities of support to overcome challenges and aid in recovery. We’re looking out for one another. If you see something that concerns...
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Facebook
10/14/2016. Facebook
We're on the go so much these days and it's great to be able to keep our busy lives on track on our phones. New Zealand National Party MP Chris Bishop has some useful tips on making sure your data is secure when you use public wi-fi. Take the Cyber Smart quiz today: [ Connectsmart.govt.nz Link ] And for more information about keeping your Facebook account secure, visit the Facebook Security...
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