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Facebook Pulls Facebook Live API Access From Prisma

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Photo- and video-editing application Prisma  announced earlier this month that iPhone 6s and iPhone 7 users could stream live on Facebook with the iOS app’s visual effects applied to their streams , but not anymore. The live video API  is meant to let people publish live video content from other sources such as professional cameras, multicamera setups, games or screencasts.

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Facebook Graph API v2.8: Updates to Instant Articles, Offers and More

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced the release of Graph API  v2.8, The social network said in a blog post  that Graph API v2.8 And both Offers ads and native Offers were redesigned to enable users to easily claim them on mobile and redeem them across devices—mobile, desktop and in-store –with Facebook providing reminders to users about Offers they have claimed. Product manager Alyssa Levitz  detailed some of the other updates included in Graph API v2.8 in the blog post: We’re adding two new common Open Graph action types  for games and books: games.plays and books.rates.

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Twitter: Gnip’s Audience API Now Generally Available

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Twitter has been beta-testing Gnip’s Audience API  since last October, and the social network announced Tuesday that the application-programming interface is now available to all advertisers. Seamlessly integrate alongside existing Gnip APIs. At Twitter, everything we do is oriented around our users, and the Audience API is no different. Return insights in real-time.

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What’s New in Facebook Graph API v2.7?

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Continuous Facebook Live videos and audience restrictions  on Facebook Live videos, which were added to the Facebook Live application-programming interface in May , will be added to the social network’s Graph API. Software engineer Steven Elia introduced Graph API v2.7, which will be released this fall, in a blog post , saying that in addition to the Facebook Live features, the updated API also includes improved page insights, more ad placement options and a new daily ad budget format. Developers: What are your thoughts on the new features coming with Graph API v2.7?

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Facebook’s New Ad Products for Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Tuesday introduced three advertising products aimed at retailers with brick-and-mortar stores: store locator, store visits and the offline conversions application-programming interface. And the Facebook offline conversions API gives retailers insights into the impact of their Facebook marketing campaigns on in-store transactions, call-center transactions and more.

Facebook Gameroom Added as Unity Editor Build Target

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Games Arcade  is now Facebook Gameroom , and the desktop application for Windows was added as a build target for Unity Editor from Unity Technologies. Facebook Gameroom allows users to play web, ported mobile and Gameroom-native games in an app outside of the social network’s environment, and it is available to users with Windows 7 and up. early next year.

Facebook Debuts Several Ad Products, New Features at Cannes Lions

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The social network announced the beta-test of its new Audience Insights API; updates to its Canvas  full-screen immersive ad product; updates to its Slideshow  ad product; and the launch of the Facebook Creative Hub. People consume content on mobile in fundamentally different ways than they do on other channels. Most ad creation happens on desktop but is experienced on mobile.

Facebook Analytics for Apps Now Supports Messenger Bots; FbStart Program Welcomes Bot Developers

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Chat bots for Messenger debuted as part of the social network’s introduction of Messenger Platform at F8 in April , and Sridharan Ramanathan said in a blog post  that more than 34,000 bots have been created for the messaging application since then. Twist added in his interview with SocialTimes: FbStart extended the envelope: It’s not just mobile apps anymore.

A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Twitter

Mobile ad revenue represented 89 percent of total ad revenue. The company said mobile MAUs represented 82 percent of total MAUs. Twitter Engage , a new companion application for iOS, helps creators better understand, engage and grow their audiences on the go with real-time data and insights. 80 percent of them are on mobile. Product overview. No. 1 is around on-boarding.

Facebook Exchange Shutting Down

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Idema said in a statement emailed to SocialTimes: Mobile is now a necessary component of effective marketing campaigns, and Facebook is helping millions of businesses understand their customers’ purchase path across devices. Dynamic ads  and custom audiences  have mobile at their core and are delivering excellent results for businesses, so Facebook Exchange spending has shifted toward those solutions. This is about giving people more relevant ads and marketers more effective formats, especially in an increasingly mobile world.

More New Features for Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

SocialTimes Facebook

The social network introduced Analytics for Apps at F8 in March 2015 , and updates have included the addition of custom audiences and lookalike audiences  last October and a long list of new features  earlier this month: people insights, push notifications, in-application notifications, sharing insights, breakdowns, improved event trends and an app events export application-programming interface. These app events are identical to those you use in your native mobile app, providing a seamless cross-platform measurement experience. Learn more about user properties in our docs.

Grounded: Twitter Scraps Flight Developers Conference In Favor of Local Events

SocialTimes Twitter

Facebook announced the dates for its next F8  annual developer conference, but what happened to Flight , Twitter’s similar event for mobile developers? Given the diversity of things developers are building with Twitter (from MoPub , to the Ads API  [application-programming interface], to Gnip , Fabric  and more), having more local events will enable us to engage with our community in a much more personal way. Other sources told Wagner a Flight conference for this year was tentatively planned before it was scrapped.

What Twitter’s Rate Limit Changes Mean to You

Janet Fouts

Twitter recently announced new rate limits on how many “hits” to the API it will allow. Twitter is changing the number of times the application can do that from 350 per hour to 60. If you use a Twitter application to get to Twitter and post, it used to be that the application could make 350 “calls” to Twitter per hour. Image from Twitter.com.

How Instagram Restored My Faith in Social Networking

Geoff Livingston

If you have not played with runaway hit mobile social network Instagram , you should. Instagram exists on the mobile web, and is not tethered to the web. Rather it is on your iPhone or iPad via application (soon coming to Android). With an open API, people are exploring how to harness the photos, including search by city. It is innately personal and wonderful.

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This Week in Social Media - 3/26/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week at Ford, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. mobile Advertising this week in social technology news Marketing social media PR

25 Excellent Content Marketing Tools for Your Brand

Pamorama

Useful for all companies — from startups to enterprises — KnowledgeVision helps you create video and audio presentations and make them available via Web browsers and mobile devices. Contently helps you find high-quality freelance writers and content creation tools, and offers applications to help you manage your workflow. 3. Content Curation Tools. List.ly (free/paid). Curata  (paid).

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Missing DM’s in your Twitter Stream?

Janet Fouts

If you’re getting an error message on your Twitter desktop or mobile application it’s likely because Twitter recently changed the way authorization works. Read more about the Twitter API change if you’re geeky too. Open your Twitter application on your phone or desktop and check for updates. It depends on how your Twitter application handles this.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

Mobile. Report an Issue with Facebook Mobile Texts. Mobile Photos Upload Issues. Posts from Mobile Aren’t Appearing on Timeline. Mobile App-Install Ads Beta. Report an Issue with Facebook on Mobile. Problems Using Mobile. Pages Badge Application. Insights Badge Application. Ads Badge Application. Your Mobile Feedback.

The Social Media Monitoring Lighthouse – A Guide on What and How to Monitor

Razor Social

Mention provides a really good user interface with a very nice mobile app for monitoring mentions across many platforms. Talkwalker  offers an enterprise-monitoring solution but it also has a free alerts application. We already mentioned a free alerts application provided by Talkwalker but their main application is an enterprise social-media monitoring tool. Sales Leads.

iGoogle Finished – what’s your favourite RSS Dashboard social media monitoring?

Laurel Papworth

It can’t be a purely RSS play as we need gadgets/widgets for API only based services. The mobile version will be retired on July 31, 2012. We originally launched iGoogle in 2005 before anyone could fully imagine the ways that today’s web and mobile apps would put personalized, real-time information at your fingertips. Really grumpy ! Let me know what you think.

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8 Open Source Projects from Google

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The resident geeks at web server host 34SP.com say GWT is a packaged toolkit designed to make building browser-based applications easier. If you need a high-performance AJAX web application that works in browsers without a lot of tweaking, GWT might be right for you. 3. Unlike other proprietary social network application platforms, OpenSocial is free and open. 8. Google Refine.

The Obvious Next Community Step – Mobile

Geoff Livingston

According to Pew Internet , forty percent of adults use the internet, email or instant messaging on a mobile phone (up from the 32% of Americans who did this in 2009). Mobility is the most obvious change that communities are making wholesale on the interwebs. As Priya Ramesh pointed out yesterday on the Buzz Bin , mobile web access is expected to surpass desktop access by 2014.

17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The application I’m talking about is Raven Tools (aff). have seen clients able to manage a community very successfully using the web-based interfaces of social sites while others prefer applications to manage multiple communities in one dashboard. Further, those who are seasoned may seem at a loss in the apparent “simplicity&# of it all. Jason Falls. Pretty nifty. Traackr.

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The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

RTM has gadgets (as seen above), applications for all mobile platforms, an API, and much more. I’m a paid member and it’s well worth it. RTM is free, but extra functionality such as mobile access costs $25/year.). LastPass also has mobile apps and so much more. It’s a great application to handle multiple accounts. Gmail. Filter! Dropbox.

How IndyCar Uses Social Media to Engage with Fans Worldwide

Simply Measured

It varies from month to month, but we’re creating content for our website, the Verizon Indycar Mobile Application, and social media.  . Most recently, we dove headfirst into the Facebook Live API and have streamed all of our non-televised on-track content this May.  . 2016 Indianapolis 500 Pole Sitter James Hinchcliffe leads the pack in practice for the Indianapolis 500.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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Sign in All Social Media Tech & Gadgets Business & Marketing Video Mobile Dev & Design Media Social Good Startups Classifieds Trending Stories Sorry, This is Not the End of the PC Era [OPINION] 11 How Are People Using Twitter? The answer is plain: Publishers need to swap cumbersome infrastructure for flexible systems and simple APIs. Have an account? Used it? Not yet.

The Death of Google Reader: Did Email Kill the RSS Star?

Stay N' Alive

While RSS is great for B2B applications of sharing information and likely won't go away, from a consumer perspective I think email has won this battle. Every website is being forced to create their own APIs for accessing information, and there is now no good reason to use a common standard as simple as RSS to allow consumers to consume information on your site. Alas, the day has come.

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Sign in with Facebook or Facebook Mashable Social Media All Social Media How-To Facebook Twitter YouTube Google+ Featured in Social Media Tech All Tech Apps & Software Dev & Design Gadgets Mobile Featured in Tech Business All Business Advertising Marketing Media Small Business Startups Featured in Business Entertainment All Entertainment Film Gaming Music TV Featured in Entertainment US & World All US & World Politics Social Good U.S. Like the previous spreadsheet, FacebookFans is a Google macro based on Facebook API. Today in Mobile. LinkedIn Plans Mobile Ads This Year. 0.

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

Pamorama

With integrated applications for microblogging, CRM, and project management, Bantam Live is centered around a real-time stream, where people, applications, and data come together. $. Buzzient provides a next-generation solution for social media analytics and integration of this valuable content with enterprise applications. $. eCairn Conversation is a SaaS application that provides a cost-effective solution for marketing professionals who want to leverage communities and influencers. $. Woopra is a desktop Web analytics tool designed as a client + server application.

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Social Pros 30 – Eric Schwartzman, Social Media Boot Camp

Convince & Convert

This crazy API pronouncement and, “You must make everything look the way we make it look,” and, “If you don’t want to do it the way we want to do it, we’re going to revoke your access.” Echofon and these third-party consumer applications will infringe upon Twitter’s ability to service ads, and it pretty much comes down to that. Listen Now.

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Really though, it boils down to one thing Truong said during our interview: “How can we mobilize a captivated audience to do something on our behalf?&# New Startup Seeks to Turn Your Mobile.

35 Great Social Media Infographics

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Courtney Hunt Founder, SMinOrgs [link] [link] Applications for twitter « 0110101101001100101110 [.] 35 great social media infographics [.] API? ???? ??????????? Ingénieur développement informatique mobile [.] : 35 Great Social Media Infographics | pamorama. As you probably know, infographics are visual representations of information, data, or knowledge. Anyone? MUST READ.

100+ Social Media Monitoring Tools

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With integrated applications for microblogging, CRM, and project management, Bantam Live is centered around a real-time stream, where people, applications, and data come together. Buzzient Buzzient provides a next-generation solution for social media analytics and integration of this valuable content with enterprise applications. Analytic.ly Is it good news or bad news? Greetz!

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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How to Leverage Applicant Tracking Systems To Land a Job. 7. Today in Mobile. Mobile Lists. Mobile. Mobile. Mobile Version. Mobile. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people. Trending Stories. Like Tweet. Like Tweet. Like Tweet.

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Business Small business Social media Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Really though, it boils down to one thing Truong said during our interview: “How can we mobilize a captivated audience to do something on our behalf?&# Mobile 2.0 Learn more.

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Apple Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Buzzlogic Buzzlogic offers the “ BuzzLogic Insights &# application, where you can discover, engage and assess influencers in your industry. Innovative Uses of an API [Mashable. Mobile 2.0

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Sign in All Social Media Tech & Gadgets Business & Marketing Video Mobile Dev & Design Media Social Good Startups Classifieds Trending Stories Rupert Murdoch’s “The Daily&# Officially Launching Feb 2? Understanding organizational dynamics, flock behavior and complex adaptive systems are all directly applicable to social media. link] Mobile and Social [.]

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! The twitter home page does not describe its use and application. Vice President, PWI Mobile at Fidelit. Mobile 2.0 Just be sure not to flaunt your new hashtag wisdom.

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Not only do “Like&# and “Share&# have different strengths and different applications, they actually drive the most value when used in concert. Mobile Data Traffic To Exceed 1. Mobile 2.0 November 8, 2010 David A.

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

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The Stack: The Social Business Software Suite Category Name, Short Description, Frequently Heard Vendor Names Listening and Learning: Brand monitoring: These listening and learning tools provide data to brands by filtering data via scraping and APIs then sorting by keywords. See how I segment these vendors into specific sub classes. The most common vendors include Gigya and Janrain.

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