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  • Social Media News You Need to Know: February 2017 Roundup

    There were lots of new features, big announcements, and product updates to keep up with in February. This month, Twitter started testing custom profiles in DMs, Facebook rolled out job posting functionality, Pinterest introduced new visual search tools, and Snapchat began selling Spectacles online—and that’s not all.

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  • Instagram Hacks: 44 Tricks and Features You Probably Didn’t Know About

    Instagram users Like 4.2 billion posts every day. Let that sink in: 4.2 billion. That’s a lot of double taps. It’s no secret that Instagram is a power player in the world of social, but with a whopping 600 million active monthly users and 150 million daily users on Stories alone, it’s clear that businesses can’t afford to ignore the photo-and video-sharing app.

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  • Social Media News You Need to Know: December 2016 Roundup

    December can be a very busy time of year—especially in the world of social media. This month, Twitter introduced live video and then upped the ante with live 360 video—a feature Facebook also released in December. Meanwhile, Instagram hit 600 million users and added new features to Stories while Snapchat launched Group Chat and custom sticker creation tools.

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  • Social Media News You Need to Know: October 2016 Roundup

    Candy and pumpkins and costumes—oh my! October’s known for being spooky, but this month the most ‘frightening’ social update was Facebook’s addition of Halloween-themed Reactions and Live masks (though the social network also announced a myriad of other updates). Meanwhile, Twitter shuttered Vine and pumped up Periscope, Instagram celebrated six years, Pinterest delved furthe ...

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  • Using Instagram to Sell Products Just Became Much Easier

    Instagram has rolled out a game-changer for businesses: brands can now sell products directly from the app. The photo-sharing app introduced a new ‘tap to view’ button on November 1, 2016. The button gives shoppers the opportunity to learn more about an item in an image, as well as the option to go directly to the retailer’s website to purchase the item.

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  • Social Media News You Need to Know: August 2016 Roundup

    Facebook made several algorithm updates, Twitter introduced #Stickers, and Instagram launched Stories—August was far from lazy on social media! We’ve rounded up all the social media news worth knowing from all the major social networks for the month of August. Twitter Instant Unlock Card On August 4, Twitter introduced a new ad product called Instant Unlock Card, which can be ...

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  • No Snapchat Friends? This New Feature Can Help

    To say Snapchat is a wildly hot platform would be a huge understatement. It’s the fastest growing social network, with over 100 million daily active users watching 10 billion videos every day. Facebook’s 1.09 billion daily active users, by comparison, watch only 8 billion of videos per day. Simply put, Snapchat is 🔥 .

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