Facebook Pulls Facebook Live API Access From Prisma

SocialTimes Facebook

Natasha Lomas of TechCrunch reported that Facebook revoked Prisma’s access to its application-programming interface, telling the app’s developers: Your app streams video from a mobile device camera, which can already be done through the Facebook app.

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Twitter: Gnip’s Audience API Now Generally Available

SocialTimes Twitter

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.

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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 API upgrade tool.

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

SocialTimes Facebook

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, Elia provided the following details on the new features that will be a part of Graph API v2.7, Advertisers can now select placements specifically on desktop, mobile, on_facebook, and off_facebook.

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Social Media On The Farm: Crisis Management, Market Research, Education And APIs

The Realtime Report

As a mobile-friendly platform, Twitter has been used by farmers to share information, check realtime conditions, and connect with customers from its earliest days – CNN reported on this as early as 2009.

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Facebook Debuts Several Ad Products, New Features at Cannes Lions

SocialTimes Facebook

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. Most ad creation happens on desktop but is experienced on mobile.

Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

SocialTimes Facebook

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

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook launched several new features and an improved design for its Analytics for Apps free mobile analytics solution. The app events export API allows you to debug events and analyze your analytics data offline, allowing you access up to the last 30 days’ worth of your events.

How to create mobile-friendly content with Google’s AMP

Socialmedia.biz

How Accelerated Mobile Pages can fuel your mobile marketing strategy. Target audience: Businesses, brands, mobile marketers, digital marketers, advertising agencies, SEO specialists, entrepreneurs, educators, journalists, Web publishers. AMP leads mobile publishing.

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Facebook Announces Several Metrics Updates, Corrected Bugs

SocialTimes Facebook

Innovations such as conversion lift and mobile polling came out of direct conversations with our Client Council members. Instant Articles is a way for any publisher to create fast, interactive mobile content on Facebook.

Facebook Gameroom Added as Unity Editor Build Target

SocialTimes Facebook

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.

Facebook Quietly Launches Ads API for ALL Developers

Stay N' Alive

That was the launch of Facebook’s advertising API to all developers, making the entire API public. To get started with the Facebook Ads API, developers just need to create an app and under “Advanced” within the app settings, set an ad account ID to associate ads with.

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

SocialTimes Facebook

Businesses on the Messenger Platform can also use the app events API (application-programming interface) to log custom events for Analytics for Apps. Twist added in his interview with SocialTimes: FbStart extended the envelope: It’s not just mobile apps anymore.

Facebook Announces More Metrics Fixes

SocialTimes Facebook

We have found that there may be a difference between what these metrics count and what the mobile search query counts. We are looking into why inputting the URL as a search query in Facebook’s mobile app might have corresponding numbers that can be higher or lower in certain cases.

Facebook Exchange Shutting Down

SocialTimes Facebook

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. They’re already using the mobile products like dynamic ads.

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. 80 percent of them are on mobile. Twitter pre-roll will support Video Ad Serving Templates (VAST) through select Ads API partners.

A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Smart people are posting ideas for new business models based on an open API , lamenting what could have been had Twitter become an API company rather than an advertising company, and raising money to build an alternative realtime feed API.

More New Features for Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

SocialTimes Facebook

These app events are identical to those you use in your native mobile app, providing a seamless cross-platform measurement experience. An event source group allows you to pull together data from multiple sources, such as a Facebook pixel and one or more mobile apps. Facebook released more new features for its Analytics for Apps : support for web analytics, improved cross-device analytics, user properties and updated sharing insights.

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.

Spotzot Launches SpotAds, Claims Realtime Mobile Offers Get CTRs Up To 70%

The Realtime Report

As of a year ago, only 40% of mobile ad campaigns involved some kind of targeting. Many companies are working to change that ratio–making it easier for advertisers to target mobile consumers based on their demographics, location and previous behavior.

Automated Creativity Is Inevitable (And A Good Idea) - Strategy Magazine Column

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Coca-Cola 's global senior digital director, Mariano Bosaz , recently did an interview with AdWeek during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Does anyone in your business use or have access to Amazon AWS APIs , Google Cloud ML APIs , IBM Watson Bluemix APIs and Microsoft Cognitive Services APIs ? mobile. mobile world congress.

Facebook Quietly Launches Ads API for ALL Developers

Stay N' Alive

That was the launch of Facebook’s advertising API to all developers, making the entire API public. To get started with the Facebook Ads API, developers just need to create an app and under “Advanced” within the app settings, set an ad account ID to associate ads with.

New Flickr Brings Questions about the Visual Media Era

Geoff Livingston

million photos uploaded everyday, and one of the most popular APIs on the Internet. Mobile Photography Reality Social Media Andrew Keen Flickr infographics Instagram jess3 media mobile Pinterest portable social network Tumblr Visual YouTubeNew Flickr Interface image via Geeky Gadgets Flickr will unveil its much-needed new interface today, revamping one of the oldest and still prescient social networks. This significant change comes to a network that features more than 3.5

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook To Buy WhatsApp, LinkedIn Opens Publishing To All Members

The Realtime Report

Facebook to pay $19 billion for WhatsApp – Facebook is acquiring mobile messaging service WhatsApp; the company will continue to operate separately, and co-founder Jan Koum will join Facebook’s board of directors (The Wall Street Journal).

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This Week in Social Media - 3/26/2013

Social Media Marketing

Such programming makes up one-third of weekly American TV viewing, but as much as 41% of the recorded shows are never watched, according to a Motorola Mobility study. mobile Advertising this week in social technology news Marketing social media PR

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches FB Newswire, Acquires Motion Tracking App Moves

The Realtime Report

LinkedIn opens ad platform, launches API for new marketing partners – last Thursday LinkedIn unveiled two new programs, the Sponsored Updates API and Content Partners, which helps marketers sponsor high-quality content (AdWeek).

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PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.

SocMed Sean

Apart from the lack of drama, the other very important limitation that has hampered Google+ is the fact that the don’t offer an inbound API that allows popular social media tools like Hootsuite, Buffer and IFTTT to publish content to a Google+ profile or page.

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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. With an open API, people are exploring how to harness the photos, including search by city.

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. Now before your eyes glaze over wondering what that means, let me put it into English.

How fans are using Facebook Reactions and what it means for your brand

Unmetric

They were posts from Nissan , Mini Babybel , Bertolli , Windex , LG Mobile , Giorgio Armani Beauty , Arby’s , Rebel’s Market , Little Things.com & US Cellular. This post originally appeared on Social Times. Facebook Reactions are finally here.

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2012 Google I/O - Is This the 2007 Facebook F8?

Stay N' Alive

As the first Google I/O with the Google+ Team, and a serious read/write API yet to launch, I predict we are about to see an explosion of social apps at a level we haven't seen since Facebook's F8 Conference in 2007 when they launched their platform to the world.

How to Create Call-to-Action Units for Facebook Instant Articles

Jon Loomer

If you aren’t familiar with Instant Articles, they provide a Facebook-hosted, instant loading option for users viewing on mobile. It means fewer people abandoning after a slower load from mobile, so there’s more potential to hook someone.

4 Ways Facebook Instant Articles Will Change Blogging Forever

agora pulse

Facebook Instant Articles are all about providing a media rich experience that doesn’t slow down on mobile phones. While video and slideshows have always have an advantage, they often lost that advantage on mobile because of slow loading times and other mobile specific issues.

Keep Yourself Alive

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Technology, connectivity and the great untethering of our society as we become more and more mobile is our own, personal responsibility. Be leery of platforms with open APIs. mobile. open api. blog breadcrumbs connectivity data digitalchannel facebook flickr google government mobile onlineprivacy openapi personalengagement personalinformation privacy publishing technology tweet websiteWho will protect your rights, your opportunities and your privacy online?

Influence your PR campaign with Influencer Marketing

Waxing UnLyrical

What captured their attention decades ago via billboards will not even make them sit up and notice in this digital era , where everyone is glued to their mobile devices. Guest Post by Taral Patel. Let’s face it. Content is evolving and so are the ways in which people consume it.

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. Your Mobile Feedback.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Video Ads Expand Outside U.S.

The Realtime Report

Pinterest unveils new tech to become more measurable for brands – Pinterest has opened its platform to third-party developers for the first time, opening up a business insights API that will help marketers see how pins are performing (AdAge).

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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. You can manage your workflow and publish yourself or via API integration.

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F8 2016: It’s a Good Time to Be a Publisher on Facebook

Jon Loomer

And I’m not even going into virtual reality, branded content, Sponsored Messages ads, developer tools (Account Kit, analytics for apps, Graph API v2.6, Messenger Platform and bots) or video (cross-posted videos, total-performance Insights, Video Rights Manager, Live API).

Crowd source your next cup of coffee with Twitter

Janet Fouts

Anyone who wants a free cup of coffee can download the card to their phone, scan it at any Starbucks that accepts mobile cards, and–if there’s enough money on the card–get a free cup of whatever.

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