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This week, even the US government is recognizing the power of social—according to the New York Times, increasing social media efforts is a top priority for federal strategists. Twitter is rumoured to be the focus of social media strategy, and Sunny Lenarduzzi explains the reasoning behind it in the latest episode of Social Update.
As more and more sensitive information gets shared online, the need for cyber-security becomes stronger—especially on social networks, where we share megabytes’ worth of personal and professional data daily. In this week’s episode of Social Update, Sunny Lenarduzzi explains Facebook’s latest security initiative, ThreatExchange, which allows researchers to keep tabs on security ...
Mondays are hard. If you’re feeling out of the loop, we’ve got just the remedy for you—Social Update, a weekly summary of all things social media, brought to you by the Hootsuite video team and hosted by Sunny Lenarduzzi. Twitter announced that promoted content from the network can now be syndicated to partnering apps and sites for more visibility.
Hootsuite’s Social Update is back, with a new look and a renewed passion for our goal to bring you the most important events in the world of social media and digital marketing. This week, Sunny Lenarduzzi will unpack Twitter’s new feature that allows users even more ways to share their experiences in real-time. You can now shoot, edit and Tweet mobile videos without leaving the app.
Professional sport leagues have the advantage that their fan base is an incredible engaged and active community. For the Major League Soccer (MLS) organization, the passion their fans display, transcends from the stadium to social media. The Major League Soccer (MLS) is a North American professional sports association that includes 19 soccer teams and provides sport entertainm ...
Ah, the fast approach of the new year—time for resolutions, champagne, and numerous year-end lists. Since Social Update have resolved to bring you the roundup of the top social media news week after week in 2014, we figured it was time to make our own list—a list of stories with the biggest impact on the world of social.
Last month, we had an opportunity to sit down with Adam Pisoni, the CTO and co-founder of Microsoft’s Yammer, to discuss the age of the responsive business and social media’s role in it. Yammer is the world’s leading internal social network used by thousands of busines ...
Just as YouTube reminded the Internet of its role in pop culture with the 2014 edition of YouTube Rewind, another social media giant is catching up in the video-sharing game. Find out about Google and Facebook’s battle for content creators on this week’s episode of Social Update—Sunny Lenarduzzi will explain how Facebook’s autoplay videos boosted the number of video content sha ...
To be heard on social media, you need to be on the same networks as your audience. Do you know which social network has the highest number of monthly active users? If you’re curious, we have the answers on this week’s Social Update, Hootsuite’s news summary series that helps you stay informed on the stories that affect your strategy on the social web.