Facebook is Removing its Group Chats Feature to Limit Spammers

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced that it will roll back its group chat option, which will impact communication across a range of Facebook groups

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Round Up of All of Instagram’s Newest Features and Features to Be on The Lookout For

Ignite Social Media

Instagram is constantly keeping all of us on our toes with new features to the platform, changes to their algorithm, and so much more. Because there are constant changes to stay up to date with, we’ve put together a list of all the recent changes and features to make your life easier.

Top Five: New social media ‘stories’ features

Sherrilynne Starkie

The new CTA sticker suggestions are based on the CTAs already featured on the page. Now the feature is rolling to eligible YouTube channels with more than 10,000 subscribers. Google is rolling out a new search feature: “your related activity.”

Google Updates Featured Snippets to Factor in Query Timeliness

Social Media Today

Google has updated its featured snippets to factor in the timeliness of each query, and what data should be displayed

New Features for Snapchat Location Ads

Ignite Social Media

Snapchat location ads have been around for about a year, but they recently added additional features for brick and mortar locations. New Features for Location Ads. One of the exciting new features that Snapchat has added to location ads is retargeting previous visitors to their stores.

New LinkedIn Features Aim to Drive Engagement

Ignite Social Media

Recently, LinkedIn has introduced some new engagement features with the goal of improving user experience and encouraging engagements. The post New LinkedIn Features Aim to Drive Engagement appeared first on Ignite Social Media - The original social media agency.

Twitter Discusses Coming Features, Including Topic-Based Streams and Searchable DMs

Social Media Today

Twitter has discussed a range of upcoming, and potential new features, that it's working on

Instagram and Facebook Add New Features for #PrideMonth

Social Media Today

Both Instagram and Facebook have launched some new tools to help users celebrate Pride Month, including a colorful new Stories feature and updated gender selection options

LinkedIn Announces New Groups Features, Catering to Increased Group Engagement

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has announced some new features for groups, with group engagement on the rise

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Instagram Launches New Nametag Feature


It’s been in the works for some time now, but we’re happy to report that the Instagram nametag feature is finally being rolled out globally! Details about the nametag feature first came out in March and April and were later confirmed by an Instagram spokesperson. .

7 Exciting Instagram Features Coming in 2019


Instagram Feature #1: A Brand New Camera for Instagram Stories. With more than 500 million active users, it’s no surprise that some of the biggest feature announcements at this year’s F8 conference were for Instagram Stories.

Top five: New features from social network giants

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five: New features from social network giants. This week's top five social media must-know news includes new features from Facebook, Google, Instagram and Linkedin. Facebook has launched several new features to make it easier for publishers to go live. REPORT.

Facebook Reader a welcome feature

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook Featured Headline Social Media Facebook Reader Google Reader News aggregator Google will soon shelve Reader and this has created a lot of panicky online noise from ardent fans. However, I am largely unconcerned. I have had a Reader account for several years now, but hadn’t really ever used it. I did, at one time, make use of an RSS reader called BlogBridge. I liked that it had the ability to search through feeds to find specific content.

10 Key Marketing Automation Features You Should Know

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Feature #1: Analytics. Feature #2: Email marketing. Feature #3: A/B testing. Feature #4: Contact management. Feature #5: Efficient dashboard. Feature #6: Social Media. Feature #7: Landing pages. Feature #8: Automated customer journey.

Pinterest Celebrates Pride Month with New, Dedicated Features

Social Media Today

Pinterest has announced a new feature for Pride Month 2019, which will turn all related searches into multi-colored text

Top Five: Tidal Wave of New Social Media Features

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Tidal Wave of New Social Media Features. This week's must-know news from the world of social media includes new features and functions from Instagram, Facebook Messenger, LinkedIn and Twitter. New features for Twitter apps. Four new features for LinkedIn.

Amazon Replicates Pinterest Lens with 'StyleSnap' Feature

Social Media Today

Amazon has announced a new, in-app addition which replicates the functionality of Pinterest's Lens tool

[Solved] Getting The Pinterest Embed Feature To Work In WordPress

SocMed Sean

Featured Pinterest Social Media Tech best practices conversion convert csv excel file format social tech tipsEmbedding A Pinterest Board In Your WordPress Blog Post Is Not As Easy As It Should Be. Sometimes stuff just doesn’t work like it should.

Top Five: social networks push new shopping features

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: social networks push new shopping features. Facebook introduces new shopping features. The post Top Five: social networks push new shopping features appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes . views.

New Twitter Features Summed Up


As you use Twitter, the feature will be better at serving you content. Social Network Twitter brand page customer service new twitter design redesign twitter app Twitter features Twitter for brands Twitter for businesses

Periscope Adds New Features to Boost Replay Engagement

Social Media Today

Live-streaming app Periscope has added three new replay features as part of version 1.23 of the app

What Brands Need to Know About Instagram’s Checkout Feature

Ignite Social Media

On this week’s edition of Ignite Your Week, our focus is on Instagram’s new in-app checkout feature. Although it’s still in beta testing, what we have heard is that Instagram expects to make about 10 billion dollars on this feature. Instagram’s Checkout Feature.

3 New Features to Help You Achieve Online Sales on Pinterest

Ignite Social Media

The post 3 New Features to Help You Achieve Online Sales on Pinterest appeared first on Ignite Social Media - The original social media agency.

Facebook Adds New Groups Features, Including Expansion of Mentorships

Social Media Today

As part of its latest Communities Summit, Facebook has unveiled a new list of updates for groups

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Confirmed: New Google Photos Features Coming Soon

Forbes Social Media

Google has confirmed several new features for the popular Cloud-based photo service

Facebook Launching Community Actions Feature To News Feed


Facebook is all set to launch Community Actions, an interactive News Feed petition feature, that will allow users to support political and social causes that matter to them. The feature was rolled out to the U.S.

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Facebook Campaign Budget Optimization: New Feature

Jon Loomer

” As is the case with most new ad features, Facebook campaign budget optimization rolled out slowly. Clearly, this is a feature that is most beneficial when running campaigns with multiple ad sets. This feature is eligible for all objectives.

How Instagram Influencers Use the Paid Partnership Feature

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Instagram’s “Paid Partnership” Feature. You’ve probably seen a mega-influencer like Kendall Jenner post using this feature (for example, boasting a paid partnership with tods ).

Hudson Yards Features Digital Brands, In Group

Forbes Social Media

"The Shops" at New York's $25 billion Hudson Yards development, feature the second level "Floor of Discovery". This collection of digital first brands and "unique to New York" concepts should give both tourists and locals a fresh mix of refined specialty retailers, not found elsewhere

3 New Features On Pinterest


However, there are 3 features that have been added that all users will benefit from. Below are the features that will both improve the user experience, and expand Pinterest’s user base. . Over the past couple months, Pinterest has made a few changes to its pin-tastic platform.

Firefox Confirms New Security and Privacy Features

Forbes Social Media

Firefox is adding a number of privacy and security features, some of which will be enabled by default. Here’s what you need to know

Top five: New features tools and services from the ‘Big Three’ (plus Pinterest)

Sherrilynne Starkie

I’m bringing back the weekly top five that was such a popular feature on this blog many years ago. Top five: New features tools and services from the ‘Big Three’ (plus Pinterest). This is going to be a popular feature for many (I’m looking at you Donald ), including brands.

Instagram's Testing New Account Features Specifically Aimed at Influential Users

Social Media Today

Instagram is reportedly testing a range of new features for high-profile users, helping to increase appeal with influencers

Twitter Details Plans for Beta Testing of New Conversational Features

Social Media Today

Twitter is running a new beta test of its 'conversational' updates, which could significantly change the Twitter process

How to Use Facebook’s New Placement Asset Customization Feature

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you should try Facebook’s new placement asset customization feature. The new placement asset customization feature allows you to tailor your creative to the most effective format for your placement options. How to Use the New Placement Feature.

RIP: Social Media Networks & Features that Died in 2016

Ignite Social Media

This post will revisit some of the social media networks and channel features that didn’t make it to 2017. In September, Instagram killed off the photo map feature. This feature allowed users to see a map of where a someone’s photos were taken, if they tagged a location.

Facebook Rolls Out Messenger 'Unsend' Feature to All Users

Social Media Today

Facebook is now rolling out its 'Unsend' option in Facebook Messenger to all users after testing it in selected regions

4 Simple Ways to Drive Traffic from Instagram Stories Without the 'Swipe-Up' Feature

Social Media Today

Instagram's 'Swipe-Up' link tool for Stories is not available to all business - but there are still ways to drive direct traffic from the option

Instagram Adds GIFs in DMs, Video Tagging and is Testing a Range of Other Features

Social Media Today

Instagram continues to add and test new features, providing new interactive and engaging options within the app

New Feature: Facebook Creative Split Testing

Jon Loomer

Creative split testing of Facebook ads just became a whole lot easier with the update of Facebook’s built-in split testing feature. Don’t confuse this update with the dynamic creative feature (which is also amazing). Have you tried out the creative split testing feature?