Facebook launches ‘Workplace’, a business version of Facebook

You probably already use Facebook at work. Now, Facebook is creating a separate version aimed at helping you do actual work instead of catching up on baby photos and political chatter.

Facebook is launching a communications tool on Monday for businesses, nonprofits and other organizations.

Ad-free platform

Called Workplace, the platform is ad-free and isn’t connected to existing Facebook accounts. Instead, employers sign up as an organization. Businesses have to pay, but Facebook is offering it to schools and nonprofits for free.

Organizations have used Workplace, previously called Facebook at Work, on an invite-only basis for the past 18 months. Facebook says more than 1,000 places use it, up from 450 six months ago.

Besides group chats and video calls, Workplace has live video and a news feed, much like the regular Facebook...see more

source: alarabiya.net

You may be interested

Integrating Business Value with Technology
Technology
0 shares11 views
Technology
0 shares11 views

Integrating Business Value with Technology

Newsmaster - Apr 19, 2017

Technology has always driven business success. When starting a new company, it is always an exciting time, and the possibilities…

6 Habits to be a Highly Effective Student
Articles
0 shares19 views
Articles
0 shares19 views

6 Habits to be a Highly Effective Student

Jennifer Livingston - Apr 18, 2017

Some students are able to get straight A's and at the same time serve as the president of three clubs…

Five digital marketing trends to follow in 2017
Technology
0 shares34 views
Technology
0 shares34 views

Five digital marketing trends to follow in 2017

David R Harris - Apr 18, 2017

We are living in the era of digital technology where entrepreneurs get connected with their workforce, customers and stakeholders 24/7…

21