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  • Unlock Facebook With a Physical Security Key?

    … Facebook announced support for physical security keys with certain web browsers and mobile devices. Security engineer Brad Hill said in a Facebook Security note that the option is an alternative to the two-factor authentication solution it currently offers, whereby users receive security codes for login approvals via text messages. He wrote…

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  • SMS: How to Optimize and Grow Your Text Message Opt-Ins

    … opt-in efforts, including: Providing average SMS opt-in rates per channel by placement. The main reasons for people choosing to opt-in SMS Opt-In message legal requirements How to build an SMS opt-in list through advertising How to optimise your SMS opt-in strategy How to convince customers to opt-in to your SMS strategy How to target your intended customers to opt-in © 2016 DK New Media. …

    Marketing Technology Blog- 16 readers -
  • 5 Tips for Saving Time in the Social Networking Age

    … multiple links, which mostly open up new tabs on our browsers. This tends to cause previously accessed important links to be lost among the clutter of several other tabs. Browser extensions like Tab Organizer and One Tab can help you out with this mind boggling issue. While Tab Organizer rearranges tabs into groups of matching URLs, OneTab converts all…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter YouTube- 19 readers -
  • Android Facebook Messenger Users Can Send, Receive SMS Messages

    … in blue and their SMS messages in purple, and those SMS messages will support text, images, videos, stickers, emoji and location sharing. Facebook offered instructions on how to turn on the feature in its Messenger post: Open Messenger and tap on Settings (the person icon). Select “SMS” from the list. Turn on “Default SMS app.” The social network…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 11 readers -
  • Instagram Introducing Two-Factor Authentication

    …, which will then receive authentication codes via text message if anyone tries to log into their accounts with their email addresses and passwords. No access will be granted to accounts without those codes. Instagram parent Facebook introduced two-factor authentication in April 2011. Instagram users: Will you begin using two-factor authentication when it becomes available to you? Image of padlock on smartphone courtesy of Shutterstock. Image of Instagram two-factor authentication courtesy of TechCrunch. …

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Smule Adds In-App Messaging to Sing! Karaoke App

    … Smule has released the latest update for its Sing! Karaoke app on iOS and Android, introducing a cross-platform messaging feature to users. With this update, users can now chat in one-on-one or group conversations within the app, with the chat feature being accessible from the app’s notifications tab. The Sing Karaoke app allows users…

    AllTwitter- 11 readers -
  • Facebook Texting Users About Friends’ Birthdays?

    … Facebook continues to test different ways to alert users about their friends’ birthdays. Reader Matteo Gamba shared this screenshot with SocialTimes, in which he received a text message from Facebook reminding him about a friend’s birthday and giving him the options to “reply to post a wish on her Timeline or reply with 1 to post, ‘Happy Birthday!’” Readers: Have you received similar texts from the social network? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 3 readers -
  • 12 Tips to Differentiate Your Content Marketing

    … I love the fact that our readers stick with us even though we don’t get too wildly creative. Curating and publishing a ton of infographics helps differentiate our publication from others out there – but we’ve not gone too far beyond that. Our podcast interviews series with marketing leaders is one effort, and our MarketingClips® is another…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blogin Content- 19 readers -
  • Atmospheir Relaunches Contact Management App on iPhone

    … text, voice, photo, GIF, location or video messages to their contacts, without leaving the app. When inviting a non-app user to chat, the app prompts users to send a traditional text message, encouraging the contact to download Atmospheir themselves. In a statement, Atmospheir CEO and founder Matt Crumrine commented on the app: Atmospheir’s…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 23 readers -
  • Minds Launches Virtual Currency-Powered Social Networking App

    … more by interacting with content on the platform. Users can share their own videos, images or text messages with the community, and also have the ability to share these posts out to Twitter or Facebook. During the posting process, users can spend some of their points to increase the post’s reach. Users can either boost the post to the entire…

    Inside Facebookin Social- 21 readers -
  • PingTank: Create, Share Animated Images on iOS

    … website (among other options). In a statement, Jeremy Greene, founder and CEO of PingTank, commented on the app: Sharing a photo is one thing; using PingTank is something different entirely. You can convey how you feel about whatever image you’ve captured, be funny or clever, show off your artsy or sarcastic side and let your personality shine through…

    AllFacebookin Facebook Twitter- 12 readers -
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