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Linkedin Replaces Applications With Features

Janet Fouts

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)

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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?

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This application gave them back a couple of One of the greatest appeals of external/public social media is the status update stream. I 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

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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

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Work On The Go With Podio’s New iPhone Application

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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.

Getting Towards a Mature Data Infrastructure

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Applications Big Data Customer Experience Data Data Analytics Data Mining Innovation Data Infrastructure Romi Mahajan TimeXtenderData is the watchword in organizations large and small. In fact, how an organization frames data is the single most important determination of future success or failure. As some put it, Data is the new “oil,” the commodity of most value in the modern age.

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Why HTTPS?

Saying It Social

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.

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Facebook’s Favorite Hacks of 2016

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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.

There Is No Salvation for the ‘Facebook Expert’

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With Power Editor and the Facebook Ads API (application-programming interface), the geeks got a ton of tools to play with. In the old days of search marketing, it was about tricking the dumb robots –buy links, cloak, spin content, or whatever trick you could pull. Sounds like a bunch of mumbo jumbo? Maybe it’s people on your staff or some of your vendors. Set it and forget it.

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Four social applications worth keeping an eye on

Jeff Esposito

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 know I have and I’m sure you have, too.

Twitter Adds Quick Replies, Welcome Messages to DMs From Brands

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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.

Facebook Beefs Up Analytics for Apps

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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

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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.

Now Hear This: Facebook Debuts Live Audio

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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

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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. He added on the addition of speech-recognition technology to Jarvis: To enable voice for Jarvis, I needed to build a dedicated Jarvis application that could listen continuously to what I say.

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Facebook, Messenger, Instagram in a Single Inbox for Businesses

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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

Social Advertising: Focus on Power, Not Parity

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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

Adjectives are Cheap: Sell Yourself with Nouns and Verbs

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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.

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Social Design for Social Success

Mindjumpers

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.

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Vine to Be Replaced By ‘Pared-Down’ Vine Camera App

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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.

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Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide

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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.

Chatbots: The future of conversational commerce and marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

They’re applications that have linguistic structure. We see conversational media becoming the next wave and being potentially bigger than application media itself. Advertising Applications Commerce Conversational Marketing eCommerce Interactive Marketing Mobile Social Customer Service Chat technology Chatbots conversational commerce mobile appsImproving the customer experience.

What Twitter’s Rate Limit Changes Mean to You

Janet Fouts

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?

Facebook Testing Jobs Tab on Pages

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A new Jobs tab showed up on TechCrunch’s Facebook page , and the social network confirmed to Josh Constine of TechCrunch that it was part of a test, saying: Based on behavior we’ve seen on Facebook, where many small businesses post about their job openings on their pages, we’re running a test for page administrators to create job postings and receive applications from candidates.

Facebook Live + 360 Video = Live 360

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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.

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Where Does an Ultra Cool Content Marketer Go for Work?

Spin Sucks

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 Testing Find WiFi Feature

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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?

The Missing Link Between Media and Marketing

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Advertising Applications Big Data Business Intelligence Content Marketing Conversion Conversion Optimization Data Mining Innovation Interactive Marketing Lead Generation Lead Nurturing Marketing Online Advertising Pay Per Click ROI Strategy AIB CMO Integrate Marketing Ops Modern Marketing Online Ads PPC SEO Integration between the two is a critical missing link.

Facebook, Google Team Up on Subsea Cable Across Pacific Ocean

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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.

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Facebook Instant Articles Now Support 360-Degree Videos and Photos

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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.

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Facebook Unveils Resources for Business Influencers

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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.

Facebook 2016 Open-Source Year in Review (Infographic)

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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.

Twitter Debuts QR Codes

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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.

Offline Conversions API Available via Facebook Business Manager

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The offline conversions application-programming interface Facebook began testing in June is now available to all managed business accounts via Business Manager. Advertising/Marketing Facebook Abs Elmaz APIs Application-Programming Interfaces Applications apps Business Manager Facebook for Business Offline Conversions API Offline Events Social House Media

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Social Business + Big Data = Business intelligence

Mindjumpers

Being exceeding interested in the talk of Big Data, I’ve recently been inspired by the research and development of Big Data related software and applications. Parts of Big Data are produced via Big Data Applications (BDA) such as LinkedIn or Facebook. Applications that produce detailed user data to the rapidly expanding masses of online data. Tweet. Every day we create 2.5

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Facebook Acquires Facial-Image-Analysis Firm FacioMetrics

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The company was hatched at Carnegie Mellon University, and it released an application that detected emotions in people’s faces, IntraFace, which is no longer available via app stores. Over time, we have successfully developed and integrated this cutting-edge technology into battery-friendly and efficient mobile applications, and also created new applications of this technology.