These are the slides I put together for a very short presentation at the Chinwag Facebook Marketing conference on the 6 October 2011. It’s aim is to summarise what was discussed at Facebook’s September 2011 F8 conference which introduced the Timeline and Open Graph Apps. It also goes through a few other changes that have recently taken place on Facebook that people may not be aware of.
As some of you know I’m working with the Open Knowledge Foundation at the moment on their Where Does My Money Go? project. The project is trying to make UK government finances much easier to explore and understand (no mean feat!) – so you can see where every pound of your taxes gets spent.
Over the last few months the team has been updating the look and feel of the site, adding new visualisations, as well as doing a lot of work on adding new datasets and making them more accessible. To introduce the site to first timers myself and Daniel Dietrich put together the following screencast, which we hope might be the first of a short series showing different aspects of the site.