Facebook Renames 'News Feed' to Just 'Feed' to Avoid Potential Confusion

Social Media Today

The change will not change how the Feed works, nor have any impact on the Feed algorithm

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Instagram's Testing a New, Full-Screen Main Feed of Feed Posts, Stories and Reels Content

Social Media Today

The change would see all of your IG content displayed in a single, full-screen presentation flow

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Facebook Updates News Feed

Mindjumpers

Last week, Facebook announced that they are going to update its News Feed to display more “high quality content” that is relevant for the users. Only three weeks ago, Facebook introduced an update to the news feed that allows organic stories to appear near the top of the News Feed if the stories are still getting likes and comments, as this improves the experience of the news feed. Think about, “Would my audience want to see this in their News Feeds?”.

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Instagram Launches Automated Captions for Feed Videos

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Now, you have the option to switch on auto captions within all Instagram surfaces

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Instagram's Coming Chronological Feed May Not Work How You Expect

Social Media Today

Instagram says that it's bringing back the reverse chronological feed. But is it really

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Facebook Adds 'Feed Filter Bar' News Feed Control Tool, New Options to Restrict Post Comments

Social Media Today

Facebook has launched a new News Feed control option, which makes it easier to switch to different feed display listings

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Instagram Launches Algorithm-Free Feed Sorting Options to All Users

Social Media Today

Will this address all of your Instagram problems and concerns

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Instagram's Testing a TikTok-Like Vertical Feed Presentation for Explore

Social Media Today

The re-imagined Explore feed would enable full-screen, TikTok-like browsing of Instagram content recommendations

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Facebook Rolls Out Easier Access to Chronological News Feed and Other Feed Sorting Options

Social Media Today

Facebook is giving users some new, simple options to sort their order in which content is presented in their News Feed

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LinkedIn Updates Feed Algorithm to Downrank Engagement-Baiting Posts and Polls

Social Media Today

Change is coming to your LinkedIn feed - because people have had enough of the many, many polls

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LinkedIn Provides Insight into How its Feed Algorithm Works in New Video Series

Social Media Today

The new video series will provide insight into how LinkedIn goes about refining its algorithms to improve user engagement

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Instagram Moves to Stop People Sharing Feed Posts Within Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is testing a new option that would stop users sharing feed posts to their Stories

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Facebook Tests New Topic Exclusions for Advertisers Within News Feeds

Social Media Today

Facebook's testing a new set of ad placement tools to help brands avoid negative association within News Feeds

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Instagram Launches Initial Test of Algorithm-Free, Reverse Chronological Feed Options In-Stream

Social Media Today

Instagram's new, reverse-chronological feed toggle is coming - but is it really a valuable improvement

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Is Your Content Top of Feed Worthy?

Pam Moore

There are still quite a few lazy marketers pushing out mass quantities of junk content trying to grab that sacred top of news feed position. Could it be your current over focus and desire to reach the top of the news feed is actually what is keeping you from achieving the goal? The only way your content is going to show up “Top of Feed” in the newsfeed of your ideal customer is if it's something that provides them real and relevant value.

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LinkedIn Tests New Option to Switch Off Political Posts in Your Feed

Social Media Today

The option could be a testing ground for other social apps to help reduce political division in feeds

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Snapchat Launches TikTok-Like 'Spotlight' Short Video Feed Option

Social Media Today

Snapchat has added a new, TikTok-like short video feed called 'Spotlight' in the latest replication of the trend

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Twitter Pushes More Ads into Feeds, Improves Responsiveness of Algorithm

Social Media Today

Noticed more ads in your Twitter feed of late? Twitter testing out some new, in-feed presentation options

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Instagram's Testing New Ways to Navigate Through Your Stories Feed

Social Media Today

Instagram is working on new options to help people skim through their Instagram Stories feed faster, which could be a step towards the next evolution of the News Feed

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Instagram Says Auto Captions for Feed Posts are Coming Soon

Social Media Today

The option will give users more ways to maximize accessibility with their IG updates

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Facebook's Testing a New 'Threads' Option for Feed Posts

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The option is designed to help communicate live events and evolving stories

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Facebook Provides New Explainer on How its News Feed Algorithm Works

Social Media Today

The video provides a good overview of the fundamentals of Facebook's feed ranking process

Pinterest Tests New Full-Screen, Vertical Scrolling Feed for Pin Discovery

Social Media Today

The new 'Watch' mode presents your Pin recommendations in a vertical scrolling, full-screen feed

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Instagram Tests New Chronological Feed with “Latest Posts” Prototype

Later

The Instagram chronological feed could be making a comeback! A new “Latest Posts” feature has been spotted deep in the app’s code and could reveal the return of the Instagram chronological feed. This sounds like the chronological feed people are asking for.

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Facebook Shares Insight into Content that it Looks to Limit in News Feeds

Social Media Today

Facebook's Content Distribution Guidelines provide more insight into the types of posts and providers Facebook seeks to limit in News Feeds

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Instagram Tests New 'Re-Share' Sticker for Stories to Encourage More Thoughtful Feed Post Sharing

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The new option is designed to encourage more creativity in feed post re-shares to Stories

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Facebook Tests Easier Access to Chronological News Feed and Other Feed Sorting Options

Social Media Today

Facebook is testing a new option which would enable users to quickly access a reverse chronological feed of updates

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Instagram Reverses Reach Penalty for Feed Posts Re-Shared to Stories Amid Accusations of Censorship

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Instagram has reversed an algorithmic reach reduction for re-shared feed posts within Stories

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Facebook Tests New Animations When Sharing a Post in the News Feed

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The animations are displayed when a user scrolls by your share in their News Feed

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Instagram Tests New 'Reshare' Sticker to Better Highlight Feed Posts Re-Shared to Stories

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Instagram is testing another way to clarify when users have shared a feed post to Stories

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Instagram Will Enable All Users to Tag Products in Feed Posts

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The expanded product tagging options will help Instagram build its eCommerce use case

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Twitter Looks to Make it Easier to Access a Chronological Feed of the Latest Tweets

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The option will make it easier to essentially switch off Twitter's feed algorithm

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Facebook is Now Suggesting Topics for Users to Follow in Feeds

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Facebook is looking to expand engagement around specific topics, with new recommendations in feeds

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Instagram's Developing a TikTok-Style Vertical Feed for Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is looking at another way to replicate the UI of TikTok, this time within Instagram Stories

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Instagram Chronological Feed and What That Means for Marketers

Likeable

At the end of March 2022, Instagram announced that users would have the option of reverting back to a chronological feed instead of an algorithm-based one. How will Instagram’s chronological feed work? The new feature, in short, gives users more control over how their feed is formatted.

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Instagram Shares New Overviews of the Key Ranking Factors for Feed Posts, Stories and Reels

Social Media Today

Some handy lists to keep nearby as you go about your strategic planning

What Facebook’s News Feed Algorithm Means To Your Reach

Mindjumpers

Last week, Facebook once again made an update to the way stories are ranked in the news feed. Facebook is on a continuous basis adapting the news feed algorithm and trying to solve which content that should be displayed to what users, as the News Feed only allows room for a certain amount of content. Similar Posts: Facebook Updates News Feed.

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Instagram Tests New Labels to Show When a Feed Post is Re-Shared to Stories

Social Media Today

Instagram is testing a new option that would highlight when feed posts have been re-shared to Stories

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Facebook News Feed Changes. Stay Calm. Don’t Panic.

yMarketingMatters

#Facebook News Feed Changes. 7 tips to improve your chances of your followers seeing your posts [link] Click To Tweet Now that it’s been over three weeks since the announcements from Mark Zuckerberg on Facebook’s News Feed algorithm changes, I hope everyone has calmed down a little. Engagement bait will be demoted in the News Feed. This goes into the News Feed. #7 This encourages engagement, which in turn pushes your post into the News Feed.

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Facebook Tests New Options to Add Motion Effects to Still Images in Feed

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Facebook is testing some new visual effects options for still images posted to News Feed

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