Linkedin Replaces Applications With Features
JANUARY 29, 2013
Long time power users of Linkedin have been using Linkedin Applications to enhance their profiles with deeper information and sharing opportunities. Now some of those applications are being replaced and the site is slowly moving accounts to the new system. You’ll still be able to add content through their new rich media feature. Perhaps drag and drop will be added soon.
Twitter’s Verified Accounts Application Process (Infographic)
SEPTEMBER 27, 2016
Twitter introduced an online application process for verified accounts in July, and SurePayroll prepared a guide in infographic form. The infographic below from SurePayroll offers an overview of verified accounts, as well as a guide through the application process and a look at the benefits of going through with it.
Twitter Begins Application Process for Verified Accounts
JULY 19, 2016
Twitter Tuesday rolled out an online application process for verified accounts , giving individuals and organizations the chance to join the social network’s nearly 187,000 accounts with the blue badge icon. Twitter said the verification application will be available globally later this week, offering as examples of potential verified accounts those in categories such as music, television, film, fashion, government, politics, religion, journalism, media, sports and business. Readers: What are your thoughts on Twitter’s new application process for verified accounts?
How to Easily Remove Any Facebook Application
MARCH 21, 2011
But what happens when you use an application and you don’t like it? Here’s how to get rid of any Facebook Application. How to Get Rid of Applications. Note: If the application you are looking for is not located here, you can find it by selecting ‘Edit Settings’ on the far right of the screen. How to Ignore Application Requests From Friends.
Mad Men Launches Create Your Own Ad Application on Facebook
JULY 12, 2011
The agency Greenberry has created a Mad Men Ad application on Facebook with the entire cast of Sterling Cooper Draper Price. The ad application is furthermore easy, fun and filled with cool details. Facebook Marketing & Communication Social Media Agency application Don Draper employees Greenberry Mad Men Peggy Olsen Sterling Cooper Draper Price
Top Tips to Help You Nail That Blogging Job Application
JULY 16, 2014
Top Tips to Help You Nail That Blogging Job Application. Image via flazingo.com. This is a guest contribution from Steff Green, of WorkflowMax. Recently I wrote a post about my experiences as a company looking to hire another blogger for our team. Who am I? I’m Steff. The advantages of a permanent blogging job. Part 1: Finding a Blogging Job. That would be silly. Is it awesome? General
Why are status updates important in internal social applications?
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
This application gave them back a couple of One of the greatest appeals of external/public social media is the status update stream. worked with one company that developed social business apps and used its own Twitter-like status update product internally. Most of the employees were engineers, many working remotely.
Facebook Live Goes Full-Screen, Adds Video-Only Mode, Extends Sessions to Four Hours
JULY 20, 2016
Facebook also announced that Facebook Live sessions via both its flagship applications and the Facebook Live API can now run up to four hours. Facebook Web Video Android APIs Application-Programming nNterfaces Applications apps Comments Facebook Live Facebook Live API Full-Screen Videos iOS Landscape Live Streaming Live Videos Portrait Reactions VIdeo-Only Mode
Work On The Go With Podio’s New iPhone Application
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
And now, Podio has just released some interesting mobile applications for those who are always on the move! Co-founder of Podio, Jon Froda , tells us that Podio has launched a new iPhone application, which makes it possible for everyone to build their own mobile work apps to get their work done in a more collaborative way. Be productive on the go. List of what you can do.
Facebook’s Favorite Hacks of 2016
DECEMBER 29, 2016
With 2016 coming to an end, Facebook shared its favorite hacks for the year from the many hackathons it hosted. The social network pointed out that its initial hackathon of 2016 was also its 50th companywide hackathon, so it was dubbed the Global Hack Jubilee. Instead, many teams find ways to build on top of Facebook’s existing infrastructure in new ways.
Twitter Adds Quick Replies, Welcome Messages to DMs From Brands
NOVEMBER 1, 2016
Businesses can create multiple welcome messages, deep-linking directly to specific greetings from tweets, websites and applications. The developer APIs (application-programming interfaces) that power these features are currently in private beta. Product manager Ian Cairns introduced the new features Tuesday in a blog post , saying that they begin rolling out Tuesday. Audiense. Rozie.
Saying It Social
APRIL 9, 2015
Big Data Application software HTML http https Ranking Signals SEO World Wide Web Http and Https. You see it daily in front of the www address of a site, but what does it mean and what is its significance? In this blog we will explore the benefits of switching to Https protocols and why you should do it sooner rather than later. The post Why HTTPS? appeared first on.
Now Hear This: Facebook Debuts Live Audio
DECEMBER 20, 2016
We’ve even seen some pages find creative ways to go live and reach audiences with audio only by using the Facebook Live API (application-programming interface) or by adding a still image to accompany their audio broadcast. A picture may be worth 1,000 words, but words are still worth something to Facebook. Readers: What are your initial thoughts on Facebook Live Audio?
Mark Zuckerberg Introduces Jarvis, His 2016 Personal Challenge
DECEMBER 19, 2016
We use a Crestron system with our lights, thermostat and doors; a Sonos system with Spotify for music; a Samsung TV; a Nest cam for Max; and of course my work is connected to Facebook’s systems. I had to reverse-engineer application-programming interfaces for some of these to even get to the point where I could issue a command from my computer to turn the lights on or get a song to play.
Four social applications worth keeping an eye on
FEBRUARY 12, 2012
Is it me or does it seem like there is a new social network or application that is going to be the next big thing in 2012? GetGlue – I have been playing with this application now for the past nine months and really can’t make heads or tails of it. What applications are you currently evaluating to see if they are humps or dumps? I’d love to hear in the comments below.
Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide
JANUARY 11, 2017
People on the latest version of our iOS and Android applications will be eligible to see these posts in News Feed and on publishers’ pages in the coming weeks. In the future, we also want to bring to profiles all the flexibility that the Facebook Live API (application-programming interface) provides to pages, so journalists can use their professional equipment to go live.
Facebook Beefs Up Analytics for Apps
SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Facebook launched several new features and an improved design for its Analytics for Apps free mobile analytics solution. The social network introduced Analytics for Apps at its F8 global developers’ conference in March 2015. With more than 1.5 People Insights and Push Notifications in Facebook Analytics f… Posted by Facebook for Developers on Saturday, April 9, 2016.
Twitter Introduces Emoji Targeting
JUNE 15, 2016
Twitter ads application-programming interface product manager Neil Shah announced in a blog post that emoji keyword targeting is now available to advertisers on the social network. Advertising/Marketing Twitter 4C Ad Targeting AdParlor Ads API Ads Application-Programming Interface Amobee Brand Intelligence APIs Application-Programming Interfaces Emoji Emoji Targeting HYFN Neil Shah Perion SocialCode Targeted Ads Twitter Official PartnersEmojis are everywhere, and brands advertising on Twitter can now use them to target their campaigns. Target people who tweet food emojis.
Vine to Be Replaced By ‘Pared-Down’ Vine Camera App
DECEMBER 16, 2016
Twitter announced in October that it was scrapping Vine, its standalone application that allowed users to create looping 6.5-second videos. Twitter Web Video Applications apps Comments Email FAQ followers Frequently Asked Questions Likes Revines Video Messages Videos Vine vine camera VMsGoodbye, Vine : Hello, Vine Camera. The Vine team revealed the next step Friday.
Facebook, Messenger, Instagram in a Single Inbox for Businesses
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
The social network said in a Facebook for Business post that the new inbox will roll out to brands using the Pages application “in the coming weeks,” with other devices to be added soon. Facebook Instagram advertising Applications apps Comments Facebook for Business Facebook Messenger Marketing Messages Messaging messenger Pages Reviews
Chatbots: The future of conversational commerce and marketing
Buzz Marketing for Technology
DECEMBER 14, 2016
They’re applications that have linguistic structure. Whether consumers are texting with or talking to them, automated systems like bots are almost certainly going to have a role in our future lives” Brucculeri said. “We see conversational media becoming the next wave and being potentially bigger than application media itself. So, what makes chatbots a different kind of app?
Social Advertising: Focus on Power, Not Parity
JUNE 1, 2016
Giving application-programming-interface access to application developers helped accelerate Facebook’s growth from 20 million users to more than 1 billion daily users less than 10 years later. Advertising/Marketing Facebook A/B testing Ad Targeting Ads API Ads Application-Programming Interface APIs Application-Programming Interfaces Applications apps artificial intelligence Buddy Media cookies Daily Average Users DAUs Developers excel Facebook Platform Instagram Involver Jason Beckerman LinkedIn Pinterest power editor Targeted Ads Twitter unified Virtual Reality Vitrue Wildfire
Facebook Live + 360 Video = Live 360
DECEMBER 12, 2016
According to Lahiri and Gupta, Live 360 will be made available to more pages via the Facebook Live API (application-programming interface) “in the coming months,” with an eye toward rolling the feature out for all pages and users in 2017. There are Facebook Live livestreamed videos and 360 video 360-degree videos, and now, there is Live 360. 13) at noon PT/3 p.m.
Facebook Testing Jobs Tab on Pages
NOVEMBER 8, 2016
Constine reported that page admins can share job openings in their status update composers, with details including job title, salary and full-time or part-time, and users can click an Apply Now button to be directed to job applications that are pre-populated with information from their public profiles. Pages receive completed applications as Facebook messages.
Adjectives are Cheap: Sell Yourself with Nouns and Verbs
APRIL 2, 2014
Career Client Relations Communication Guest Posts adjectives job applicants odesk Guest Post by Ann Wylie. “Adjectives are cheap. Everyone is a ‘best selling’ author or a ‘sought after’ speaker or a ‘world class’ coach. Nouns are more expensive: How many BOOKS, how many SPEECHES, how many CLIENTS?” Adjectives are cheap. Nouns are expensive.
A Look at Social Video’s Big, Bright (and Somewhat Uncertain) Future
JANUARY 3, 2017
Imagine online access to the Super Bowl streamed through a Facebook TV application that connects to users’ big screens. Facebook Web Video ABC acquisitions Ad Targeting advertising amazon Applications apps Aubry Parks-Fried baseball cable centro Comedy Central Facebook Live football Full Frontal With Samantha Bee HBO Hulu Instagram Live Videos Livestreaming major league baseball Marketing MLB mobile Mr. Robot National Football League netflix NFL Oculus VR snapchat Sports Super Bowl Targeted Ads television Thursday Night Football TV Twitter Videos Virtual Reality
Facebook 2016 Open-Source Year in Review (Infographic)
DECEMBER 19, 2016
Underpinned by React Native, React VR is a framework for the creation of virtual reality applications that run in your web browser. It takes advantage of functional, asynchronous, declarative programming models for building VR applications. ReDex reduces the byte code (size of Android application) by 25 percent and sees up to 30 percent faster start times.
Social Design for Social Success
JANUARY 31, 2012
This blog post explains what social design means for your brand’s social media presence and why it is essential when you develop applications on Facebook to increase attention and engagement among people. Applications on Facebook aren’t social without other people. The more activity a user sees between the application and their friends, the more likely it is that they will interact. Further,
Facebook Testing Find WiFi Feature
NOVEMBER 22, 2016
Some users of Facebook’s flagship iOS application are part of a test of a new feature enabling them to locate nearby WiFi networks. Facebook Mobile Applications apps Bryan Clark FInd WiFi iOS James Saye Mashable Pages Raymond Wong The Next Web wifiThe feature is currently being tested in select countries. Readers: Would you like to see Facebook roll this feature out?
Facebook Extends Dynamic Ads Targeting to Users’ Web Activity
JANUARY 11, 2017
Director of product marketing Maz Sharafi spoke with Lauren Johnson of SocialTimes parent Adweek about the new targeting option, saying that advertisers previously were only able to target users who specifically viewed products on their websites or mobile applications. Advertising/Marketing Facebook Ad Targeting Adweek Applications apps Dynamic Ads e-Commerce Furniture Jessica Jacobs Lauren Johnson Likes Maz Sharafi mobile Pages retailers Targeted Ads WayfairFacebook extended the targeting capabilities of its dynamic ads to users’ web activity.
Periscope Introduces Support for Live 360 Video
DECEMBER 29, 2016
Periscope launched support for live 360 video in its livestreaming application. Twitter Web Video 360 Video 360 Videos 360-Degree Videos Android android apps Applications apps Facebook Google Play iOS iOS apps iTunes App Store Live 360 Live 360 Video Live Videos Livestreaming Livestreaming Apps Periscope YouTubeInterested users can join a wait list for the feature here. AZWbnnT15S.
What Twitter’s Rate Limit Changes Mean to You
AUGUST 17, 2012
When an application like Hootsuite, Tweetdeck or a mobile Twitter app like Tweetbot checks your account on Twitter, it’s what is called an “API Call” This does NOT include the number of messages you send through these tools, only the number of times the tool hits the Twitter server to check for more. Twitter strategy Twitter Twitter applicationsSo who cares?
Twitter Phasing Out Buy Button?
JANUARY 18, 2017
eCommerce Twitter amazon Applications apps BigCommerce Brody Berson Buy Buy Button Buy Now Demandware Donate Donate Button Donate Now Facebook Facebook Messenger Fancy Gumroad Ingrid Lunden messenger Musictoday Pinterest retailers Shopify Stripe TechcrunchTwitter appears to be waving bye-bye to its buy button. commerce platform Shopify was one of several sites to launch the feature in October 2015 , and Ingrid Lunden of TechCrunch reported that merchants using Shopify are being notified that Twitter is “pivoting away” from its e-commerce focus.
Facebook, Google Team Up on Subsea Cable Across Pacific Ocean
OCTOBER 13, 2016
As the number of people using Facebook applications and services continues to grow in the region, PLCN will help further connect Asia and our data centers in the U.S. Facebook Google Applications apps Atlantic Ocean Data Centers Hong Kong Japan Los Angeles MAREA Microsoft Najam Ahmad Pacific Light Cable Network Pacific Light Data Communication Pacific Ocean PLCN Subsea Cables Telxius CableFacebook announced that it is teaming up with Google and Pacific Light Data Communication to build a state-of-the-art subsea cable under the Pacific Ocean.
Facebook Instant Articles Now Support 360-Degree Videos and Photos
OCTOBER 20, 2016
Product manager Josh Roberts announced the new options in a Facebook Media blog post , saying that publishers can begin adding 360 videos and 360 photos as of Thursday, and they will be viewable via the latest versions of Facebook’s flagship Android and iOS applications. Publishers using Facebook’s Instant Articles can now include 360-degree videos and 360-degree photos to their content.
Where Does an Ultra Cool Content Marketer Go for Work?
AUGUST 25, 2016
As a content marketer in 2016, the world is your oyster. Companies have started to realize that they’re not only selling a product, they’re selling a story. Amanda Wilks looks at types of jobs available for content marketers. The post Where Does an Ultra Cool Content Marketer Go for Work? appeared first on Spin Sucks.
Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers
OCTOBER 31, 2016
Advertising/Marketing Facebook 360 Video 360-Degree Videos Applications apps Business Influencer Guide Craig Mullaney Facebook Live Facebook Media Facebook Mentions Influencers Instagram Live Videos Livestreaming mentions Notes Photos Resources for Business Influencers VideosWe will regularly update this resource hub to reflect new products, features, updates, case studies and learnings.
Airbnb Dives Into Live 360 Video on Twitter, Periscope
JANUARY 6, 2017
Twitter Web Video 360-Degree Videos advertising Airbnb Applications apps Cameroon Fusion Carine City Tour (Detroit) Detroit Experiences and Places Hawaii Jasmine Atherton Kauai Kauai Home Tour Live 360 Video Live Videos Livestreaming London Marketing Periscope travel VideosAirbnb became one of the first brands to take advantage of live 360 video on Twitter and Periscope , which debuted last week. The schedule for the three videos follows: Cameroon Fusion, London: Users will witness firsthand how to cook a Cameroonian feast with Airbnb host Carine. Friday (Jan. 6) at 11 a.m. PT/2 p.m.
Twitter Debuts QR Codes
NOVEMBER 17, 2016
According to Casey Newton of The Verge , in Twitter’s Android application, the QR codes can be found by clicking the … menu in users’ profiles or in the slide-out menu under night mode , while only the first applies to the iOS app. Snapchat Twitter Android Applications apps Brittany Forks Casey Newton iOS Night Mode QR codes Snapcodes The VergeIt’s Twitter’s turn to borrow from Snapchat, as the social network launched QR codes for users’ profiles that work the same way Snapcodes do. they work like snap codes!! — brittany (@brittanyforks) November 16, 2016.
How Ad Testing Can Combat Facebook’s Slow Ad Growth
DECEMBER 26, 2016
As Facebook has hit its optimum ad load, its focus is turning instead to alternative sources of revenue like video ads , bots for its Messenger application and its audience on third-party apps and websites. Advertising/Marketing Facebook A/B testing Ad blockers Ad Loads ad revenue Ad Targeting age Applications apps Bots Chat Bots Facebook Audience Network Facebook Messenger gender Lauren Alexander MAUs messenger mobile Monthly active users News Feed news feed ads Right-Hand-Side Ads Split Testing Targeted Ads Third Quarter Third-Quarter Earnings Call Underground Elephant Video Ads