Facebook Groups and Pages

With a Facebook account you can create Pages and Groups. I was only vaguely aware of this until today.  I have both versions on my FB page, but I didn’t really think about why they were different.  On my work FB I help admin the Libraries Facebook page which I’ve been calling Community without realizing how this related to Facebook terminology.  It is a Community, which is a subsection of Page, which vaguely resembles a regular personal FB.  It can a get a bit confusing.

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This is where you select a Page

I have been unknowingly following several Facebook Pages without really being aware of it.  For example, I follow the page for Tate’s Comics store in Ft. Lauderdale and receive feeds from them. This is not the same as the personal FB page for the owner of Tate’s comics. On my work FB I have admin rights to the University of Miami Libraries Page.

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