What Associations Need to Know About Facebook’s API Changes

SocialFish

For those of us in the association and nonprofit sectors, Facebook just got a lot harder to use effectively with the announcement that they’ve changed their API and eliminated the ability to modify link previews when posting links from a page.

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Why Can’t Social Media Tools Post Directly to Instagram?

agora pulse

Truth is, it’s not the tools’ fault; Instagram doesn’t allow any tool the functionality to post directly to Instagram because of its limited API. What is an API? Instagram’s API receives that request, and delivers to Agorapulse the number of likes you received.

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An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

Adam is part of the Define Search Strategies consulting team, which is owned by The New York Times Company.

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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.” Yeah, Twitter changes its API and nothing’s the truth anymore.

The Interoperability Of Things (And Brands)

Twist Image

Look at this concept of interoperability, and asks yourself (and your teams) just how interoperable your brand is within your consumer's experience (or ecosystem). Think about how technology now spends millions (billions) on the business of APIs. You don't have to be a technologist to understand the world of APIs. An API (Application Program Interface) is a set of routines and tools for making software applications. Use the API as a metaphor.

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What Brands Get Wrong About Local Marketing Strategy

Convince & Convert

The Google My Business API rollout has been a welcome development to more quickly and efficiently keep Google listings updated. One important factor to note, however, is that there are still manual capabilities the API does not currently cover.

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How to Stay on Top of Facebook Ad Comments (Without Losing Your Mind)

agora pulse

But which one is right for your team? If you need to get your team on board, you could end up spending several hundred dollars extra each month. Sprout Social can also pretty expensive if you’re managing your social profiles as a team because they charge per user.

Facebook F8 2018: What Marketers Need to Know Ahead of Facebook’s Annual Conference

Buffer Social

Head of News Feed Adam Mosseri outlines the future of News Feed, from the shift to connection to how his team is improving experiences on the platform. Relevant sessions: The Instagram Graph API – What’s In It For You?

Streamline Your Social Customer Care With the New Inbox

Oktopost

Oktopost’s Social Inbox brings every mention, comment, and direct message from all of your social media profiles into one place, where you can manage, reply, and assign social inquiries to your team.

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The Simple Guide to Creating a Chatbot [ on Facebook, Website, Messenger Apps]

Oktopost

The best part is that it can link up via API to other apps that you use. This allows your bot to access information from outside the Slack ecosystem when it’s conversing with leads and customers in a team chat. They’ve set up a dedicated bot API specifically for this purpose.

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Introducing a More Powerful Salesforce Integration

Oktopost

When it comes to adding new leads to Salesforce, this update allows you to decide which fields your team has to fill out to manually add a lead from Oktopost to Salesforce.

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The skinny on the Small World Labs – Personify merger

SocialFish

We were the first to make our full API publicly available to any 3rd party and publish them on our website. Rather than “scaling back” on development resources as you describe happened with Avectra/Abila, we will be doubling down and expanding our R&D team.

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Why Scheduling Instagram Push Notifications Is a Good Idea

agora pulse

Now we have that option, thanks to Instagram releasing its API last year. Push notifications will send the image or video of your choice to the team member who needs to get editing. the team member) you want to receive the notification.

What New Social Media Management Features Did Agorapulse Release in 2018? [INFOGRAPHIC]

agora pulse

Share your filled-in CSV with your team for approval then upload it to your publishing calendar. So, when the Instagram API permitted this functionality, we do everything possible to bring this to our users. (We Instagram API Changes. Many of our customers have worldwide teams.

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.

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Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

All this, plus what caught Team Audiense’s eye on the Internet in the world of social trends. The team is also replying to Twitter users complaining about their travels, and giving them compensation (probably some gin, hopefully some gin!). – Twitter Ads API Features Audiense.

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

Audiense

All this, plus what caught Team Audiense’s eye on the Internet in the world of social trends. The team is also replying to Twitter users complaining about their travels, and giving them compensation (probably some gin, hopefully some gin!). – Twitter Ads API Features Audiense.

What Marketers Need to Know About the Cambridge Analytica News

Convince & Convert

Here’s what’s effective immediately: They have shut down part of the Instagram API. They are limiting the data available from (or requiring user approval for access to) Facebook’s Events, Groups, and Pages APIs, plus Facebook Login.

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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.

Use Less Folders to Increase Your Email Productivity

Justin Levy

I have created folder structures by team, project and person. An example of this would be a procurement order receipt, an email about upcoming tax changes or an API key.

Why “Hidden Like Counts” Won’t Hurt Influencer Marketing

Ignite Social Media

All of our analytics teams have adjusted to a new normal for what constitutes good engagement and the algorithms still favor quality content in terms of exposure. Back in April, Instagram began a test in which they hid the number of likes. each post gets from public view.

What Snapchat’s Impending IPO Means for Social Media Marketers

Ignite Social Media

One marketer openly publicized their experience in working with the Snapchat sales team- and it very obviously pushes ad units, not organic content/growth. As the Snap sales team prioritizes profit, there are rumors they will open their API for programmatic ad units. Snapchat continues to gain momentum with Millennial and GenZ audiences, and time spent on the channel is still growing. Marketers want a piece of that pie.

How to Drive Business with Your Facebook Strategy

Ignite Social Media

To ensure your team is extracting maximum Facebook business value for your company, crosscheck the following with your current strategy. To get started tracking offline conversions, you can upload your offline event data in Events Manager or through the Facebook API.

Why Twitter Killed the Twitter Share Button

Convince & Convert

Why would they unilaterally remove a beloved (and theoretically useful) feature, when other social platforms – including their nemesis, Facebook – continue to provide share counts in their API, and thus in their icons? Image via BigStockPhoto.com. Where’d the numbers go?

10 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Marketo Forms (FAQ)

Oktopost

Marketo’s Form Editor and Forms APIs have tremendous flexibility and potential. It’s especially important to have a sense of what you can accomplish with Marketo’s included features, and what you might need customized by your dev team. Marketo has been huge for marketing automation.

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Digital PR Measurement Lessons from News Analytics

Proactive Report

A recent report about a project conducted by the American Press Institute (API) reveals some interesting insights into what kind of content works, and why. The API conducted a project of content tagging by topic with 55 news publishers.

Memolane’s Success at SXSW

Mindjumpers

Another big priority at the moment is to create an API that will allow the platform to include even more social media accounts within its users’ personal timelines and to get settled in San Fransisco with the right team. Foursquare Teams Up with American Express. Tweet.

A Closer Look At The New Radian6 Engagement Console Features

Dave Fleet

The latest version of the console allows developers to build new extensions into the console through the Engagement Console API. The Radian6 team will undoubtedly keep rolling-out adjustments over time.

How to Schedule Instagram Stories with Later (Video Tutorial)

Later

With Later , you can storyboard your content, add captions or links, collaborate with your team, and visually plan and schedule Instagram Stories right from your desktop – something you won’t find on any other marketing platform.

Danish Startup ‘Podio’ Keeps Store in San Francisco [interview]

Mindjumpers

Having successfully gone through this launch period, Podio has now decided to keep the Podio store in San Francisco and set up a team in the US. As mentioned, Podio has decided to keep the store in San Francisco with a team of employees: “The store on 224 6th street will stay open.

10 of the Best Customer Data Platforms to Power Cross-Channel Marketing

Oktopost

CDPs do not require a high level of dependence on IT or development teams. However, Listrak comes recommended for its versatility, automation capabilities, and support team. It accomplishes this with a platform that has a powerful, easy-to-use API and an extensive network of partners.

What Do the New Twitter Rules Mean for Social Media Managers (and Buffer Customers)

Buffer Social

Yoel Roth, API Policy and Product Trust at Twitter. This year, the team at Twitter has taken additional action to keep Twitter free from spam. That’s why the team at Twitter wants to tackle them with the new rules. Keeping Twitter safe and free from spam is a top priority for us.

What Famous TV Catchphrases Can Teach You About Enterprise SEO

Adam Sherk

To be abundantly clear I am not comparing tech and product teams to Homer Simpson! SEO missteps from well-intentioned editorial and marketing teams are just a common, which is why ongoing training and oversight are needed. ” Hannibal Smith, The A-Team.

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Alternative: Facebook Groups App Gone – Sep 2017 – Australia

Laurel Papworth

I’m guessing the Facebook API still lets you use other solutions like Hootsuite, come Sep 1? The Facebook Groups team. Dear Students, just a quick note – the Facebook Groups app for Android and iPhone will be gone Sep 1st 2017. I use the app, so I’m grumpy.

Sprout Social Raises $40.5 Million Series-D Fundraising

Sprout Social

“The Sprout team has built a remarkable company, evidenced not only by their performance but their focus on culture, quality and their customers,” said Jason Kreuziger of the Merchant Banking Division at Goldman Sachs. Headquartered in Chicago, Sprout is a Twitter Official Partner, Facebook Marketing Partner, Pinterest Marketing Partner, Instagram Partner Program Member, LinkedIn Company Page Partner and Google+ Pages API Partner.

Here’s What to Expect with the New Agorapulse

agora pulse

Needless to say, that this was a heck of a task for our tech team. The filters offered in our inbox now offer a lot more options: see all the messages reviewed by a specific team member or those assigned to a specific team member. It’s another way to check on your team’s work with ease. This is a huge time saver for teams using the same dashboard for social media marketing or customer support. Real time team activity visibility.

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The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

agora pulse

It’s just a data dump from the native tool’s API. We also provide community management metrics and response time for teams to help them see how their team is performing. On our team, we try to sign up for and use at least 5 new tools every month.

F8 Recap: 3 Things You Need To Know About Facebook’s Next 10 Years – Guest Blog

Talkwalker SM

Facebook also opened up the Live API, allowing you to broadcast live from more than your iPhone. The following is a guest blog by founder and CEO of On Base Marketing Justin Lafferty who attended the Facebook F8 conference on April 12.

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Facebook Instant Articles: How to Get Started for Business

Rebekah Radice

It can get techie to create the Instant Articles, as it requires some knowledge about HTML and RSS (or even API), especially for non-WordPress sites like Post Planner. At this point, make sure your team members have the respective Roles so they can access the tools.

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Twitter’s Big Announcement

Janet Fouts

Images and video are shown live in the page without opening another window, and they teamed up with the major video and photo suppliers to integrate them into the page. The new Twitter was built on their own API.

A Pretty Awesome Way to Schedule Instagram Posts

agora pulse

Our plans also include Web and customizable PowerPoint reports to share your Instagram analytics with team members (or clients) and to improve the results of your next round of scheduled Instagram posts! Each month, more than 20,000 people search Google for a way to schedule Instagram posts.

How to Schedule Instagram Posts: A Step-by-Step Guide

Hootsuite

Okay team, it’s almost 2020 and that means knowing how to schedule Instagram posts in advance is no longer ‘neat,’ it’s non-negotiable. When it comes to scheduling for creator accounts, the Instagram API doesn’t support scheduling from third-party platforms.

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How to generate Twitter leads using automation

SocialFish

In case you don’t have much experience with IFTTT ( IF T his T hen T hat), it’s a tool that connects APIs together so that processes (like this one) can be streamlined. Jared Carrizales heads up the team at Heroic Search.