Yes, you can now say “Facebook” in your ads again!

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It used to be that anything mentioning Facebook, whether in text or image, got immediately rejected as an ad.
So we had to “How we got killer social engagement” instead of “15 ways to drive leads via Facebook ads”.

 

Anyone who does Facebook ads for a living can rejoice.
An early Friday to you!

 

If you’re a real pro, you’d leverage the new workplace targeting on Facebook employees, so they know you’re a big deal.
Of course, you’d have to narrow down to folks who live within 25 miles of Menlo Park, since there are 40,000 folks who claim to work at Facebook via their profiles.

 

Now when will we be able to promote G+ pages?

 

Meanwhile, there’s this:

 

Dennis Yu

About the Author

Dennis Yu

Dennis Yu is the Chief Executive Officer of BlitzMetrics, a digital marketing company that partners with schools to train young adults. Dennis’s program centers around mentorship, helping students grow their expertise to manage social campaigns for enterprise clients like the Golden State Warriors, Nike, and Rosetta Stone.


He’s an internationally recognized lecturer in Facebook Marketing and has spoken in 17 countries, spanning 5 continents, including keynotes at L2E, Gultaggen, and Marketo Summit. Dennis has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, National Public Radio, TechCrunch, CNN, Fox News, and CBS Evening News.


He’s a regular contributor for Adweek’s SocialTimes column and has published in Social Media Examiner, Social Media Club, Tweak Your Biz, B2C, Social Fresh, and Heyo. He held leadership positions at Yahoo! and American Airlines and studied Finance and Economics at Southern Methodist University as well as the London School of Economics. He ran collegiate cross-country at SMU and has competed in over 20 marathons including a 70-mile ultramarathon.


Besides being a Facebook data and ad geek, you can find him eating chicken wings or playing Ultimate Frisbee in a city near you.


You can contact him at dennis@blitzmetrics.com