Wed.Oct 09, 2019

Instagram is Looking to Bring Direct Messaging to its Web App

Social Media Today

Instagram is testing the ability to send and receive Direct messages in its web app

How to Attract More People to Your Facebook Group

agora pulse

A Facebook Group is a fantastic tool for building community—when people are regularly showing up. But what can you do if no one is joining your Facebook Group? Having people join your Facebook Group can be challenging.

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Instagram Adds Dark Mode on the Latest Versions of iOS and Android

Social Media Today

Instagram has become the latest social app to join the dark mode movement

Facebook Lead Forms No Longer Available with Instant Experience

Jon Loomer

Things change quickly. Usually, I have the pleasure of writing about new Facebook Advertising features. Unfortunately, this post is about the removal of a feature. Facebook has deprecated the feature allowing for the combination of Lead Forms paired with Instant Experiences.

Social Media Automation 101

A beginner's guide to social media automation tools and getting automation right.

Facebook Workplace is Now Up to 3 Million Paid Users, Announces New Additions

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that its professional platform, Workplace, has now reached 3 million paying users

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What I Learned from Surveying Over 400 Influencers

Social Media Today

What's the current state of influencer marketing, from the influencers' perspective? Check out this report

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Why TikTok’s Video Editor is Perfect for Instagram Stories

Later

Everyone’s buzzing about TikTok’s addictive GenZ content — but did you know TikTok’s video editor is perfect for Instagram Stories? . TikTok is packed with cool video editing features and effects that make it one of the most versatile and easy-to-use editors out there.

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Latest Messenger Platform Update Adds New Private Reply Options, Persistent Menu Control

Social Media Today

Facebook has released its latest Messenger platform update, with new options to help businesses utilize Messenger functions

How to Buy a Business with No Money

The Realtime Report

How to Buy a Business with No Money. Struggling to find out how you’ll ever own the business of your dreams? While there are many great business opportunities out there, it doesn’t mean much if you can’t afford the price for entry.

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The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

Quora Adds New Ad Targeting Options, Provides Campaign Checklist to Help Maximize Performance

Social Media Today

Quora has outlined a range of new ad targeting updates, and published a new checklist for optimal Quora campaign performance

Twitter ‘Inadvertently’ Gives User Security Data To Advertisers

Forbes Social Media

Twitter has apologised for allowing advertisers to target ads using the email addresses and phone numbers provided by users for account security

Facebook's Testing New Photo Layout Options for Multi-Image Posts

Social Media Today

Facebook is reportedly working on some new presentation options for multi-image posts

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5 Key Elements of a High Converting Facebook Post

Hootsuite

Most brands usually have one of two goals when they post on Facebook: engagement or conversions. Both metrics matter, but depending on what your goals are, one will typically matter more.

Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Pinterest Launches 'Pinterest Academy' Education Resource for Marketers

Social Media Today

Pinterest has launched a new set of education resources to help marketers better understand how to maximize their Pin campaigns

Twitch Says 2,200 Users Viewed Video Of Shooting Outside German Synagogue Before It Was Removed

Forbes Social Media

The video, later spread on platforms frequented by white supremacists, extends a trend of hate crimes broadcast live on social networks

Instagram Updates its Stories Camera with New 'Create' Mode to Highlight Creative options

Social Media Today

Instagram is rolling out an updated Stories Camera, which will make the platform's various Stories tools easier to access

Why TikTok’s Video Editor is Perfect for Instagram Stories

Later

Everyone’s buzzing about TikTok’s addictive GenZ content — but did you know TikTok’s video editor is perfect for Instagram Stories? . TikTok is packed with cool video editing features and effects that make it one of the most versatile and easy-to-use editors out there.

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How to Be Social: A Social Media Manifesto

Learn the 10 worst social media marketing mistakes and how to avoid them.

Facebook's Adding Post Topics to More Groups, Helping to Better Organize Relevant Discussion

Social Media Today

Facebook is giving more groups an optional 'topic' tag for posts, which will help to categorize discussion

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New Survey Finds Majority of US Adults Don't Realize that Facebook Owns Instagram and WhatsApp

Social Media Today

Pew Research had conducted a new survey on digital literacy, which has uncovered some concerning results

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Twitter Apologizes for Using Email Addresses and Phone Numbers for Ad Targeting

Social Media Today

Twitter has issued an apology for incorrectly using email addresses and phone numbers uploaded for account security purposes within its ad targeting tools

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LinkedIn is Updating its Group Categories to 'Listed' and 'Unlisted'

Social Media Today

LinkedIn is making some small changes to its group settings in order to clarify discoverability

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8 Stupid Simple Social Media Tricks to Boost SEO

Discover just how easy it is to boost SEO with social media.

Google Outlines Latest Halloween Search Trends with 'Frightgeist'

Social Media Today

Google has provided an overview of the latest Halloween trends to be aware of in its updated 'Frightgeist' listings