Facebook’s new shopping move: Messenger for Business
by Sharon Hill
26 Mar 2015Facebook just introduced a new shopping tool for merchants and consumers. Classified and online marketplace publishers must take heed. In its annual F8 presentation, Facebook executives explained many new personal-use upgrades to Messenger that include app development - offering the ability to send and open photos, video
Sharon Hill has been a senior writer / analyst with the AIM Group since 2004, except for a two-year time-out to serve as sales and marketing manager for Suburban Newspapers of America. She worked at newspapers in California, the Carolinas and Indiana as a classified advertising sales supervisor and manager, and in newspaper circulation in Alaska. At the SNA, she was responsible for bringing in new members; lining up exhibitors, and helping develop programs for the classified conference and the classified alliance. She is also co-author of “Implementing and Managing Telework: A Guide for those who make it Happen” (Praeger Press) and a prolific blogger and social media user. She is based in Phoenix.