Facebook Live From the Desktop: This Week in Social Media

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week Facebook Rolls Out Ability to Broadcast Live From Desktop: Facebook shared several new tools and improvements that “give publishers more control, customization, and flexibility over their broadcasts.Read the full article

Tailwind for Instagram vs Scheduling Without Tailwind

In time trials, Tailwind for Instagram was 60% faster than the scheduling process that many marketers use today, involving emailing images to themselves and downloading them on their phone. For the average Instagram marketer, this will result in 12 hours of time saved each year.

What Instagram Stories Ads Look Like

Instagram is launching ads in Stories plus analytics on Stories for businesses. Here's how they work

How to use the new Snapchat Search

Snapchat has a powerful new universal search bar that lets you find friends, conversations, people to follow, Our Stories, Discover Channels, and even specific Discover content. Here's how it works.