Selfies

A selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a hand-held digital camera or camera phone. Selfies are often shared on social networking services such as Instagram, Snapchat, and Tumblr. They are often casual, and are typically taken either with a camera held at arm's length or in a mirror.
Posts about Selfies
  • Why the marketing world is one big selfie

    … By Mark Schaefer I had lunch with a friend the other day and we were observing a bunch of young people taking selfies. “You know,” he said, “the marketing world is just one big selfie.” So this became a discussion topic and perhaps it’s true. Here is what we would learn if we looked at the current marketing culture through the psychology…

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  • It’s Facebook’s Turn to Test a Stories Feature

    … and videos to their Facebook Stories, which are visible for 24 hours, and that content does not appear in News Feed or on users’ Timelines. Friends can reply to Facebook Stories with direct messages, and selfie filters and geofilters (sound familiar?) are also available. Heath also pointed out that much like Instagram, the new feature is appearing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Yelp Update Lets Users Take ‘Yelfies,’ Share Bookmark Collections

    … with a selfie, and also includes a business’ name and Yelp star rating. When checking in to a business, a user can create a Yelfie by first taking a picture of their surroundings, and then taking a selfie, which will be added to the picture in a circle that can be dragged around the screen. Users can also move and resize the business’ name and star rating…

    AllFacebook- 15 readers -
  • Lightricks Launches Facetune 2 Photo-Editing App on iOS

    … Lightricks announced the release of Facetune 2, a photo-editing application that allows users to retouch their selfies before sharing them with others. Facetune 2 is the follow-up to the original Facetune, which was released in 2013. With Facetune 2, users can edit their selfies in a variety of ways. For instance, they can whiten their teeth…

    AllFacebook- 14 readers -
  • Insta-Famous, or the Anxiety of Influence

    … Remember The Devil Wears Prada? In the 2006 movie, an eager Anne Hathaway’s dream is to work for high-fashion magazine Runway—despite having to answer to its tyrannical editor. If the film were written today, it’d be very different. Print magazines long told readers what was hot, what they should buy and what they should wear. They were…

    Inside Facebookin Social YouTube- 14 readers -
  • 5 Signs of a Weak Social Media Campaign

    … in-depth tips to master creating compelling ad titles and make good use of your headline space. Lack of quality images Images are powerful content for your social media campaign. As live visual content jostles to get its place with the rise of Periscope and Snapchat’s sponsored selfie filters, images will continue to remain the content king…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Mobile Game Roundup: Infinite Tanks, Tiny Miners and More

    … to play on slot machines inspired by television show Extra. Finally, Ubisoft released Face Up: The Selfie Game. The multiplayer quiz game allows users to take selfies as they act out expressions for other players to guess. If you’re looking for a different game to play, here’s a look at some of the additional mobile games that were released…

    AllTwitter- 22 readers -
  • Ubisoft Launches Face Up: The Selfie Game on Mobile

    … Ubisoft announced the release of Face Up: The Selfie Game on iOS and Android. The multiplayer quiz game is similar to charades, and it allows users to act out expressions for other users to guess by taking selfies. In Face Up: The Selfie Game, users can challenge their friends or strangers to two-player matches. In each game, players will take…

    AllTwitter- 24 readers -
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