LinkedIn Adds New GIF Access Within its On-Platform Messaging

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has added new access to Tenor's GIF library within their messaging flow, adding some more creative connection options

What do you think about your community platform?

SocialFish

Across the world, right now, thousands of community managers are about to decide which platform is best for their organization, but there’s no single source of honest community platform reviews, from real community managers, for them to research peer reviews.

It’s the people not the platform

Direct Marketing Observations

I shot back, “It’s the people not the platform”. The platforms where social business may take place i.e., Twitter, Facebook, Blogs-They’re solid and the people that flock to them? People define platforms. Social platforms social media platforms

Choosing the Right Social Media Platform [Infographic]

Cody Ward

There are many factors to consider when you’re choosing the social media platform that is right for your brand or company profile. StumbleUpon, Youtube, and Google+ are the most effective platforms for SEO goals.

Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This week I moderated another Social Media Today webinar as part of their Best Thinker webinar series, this time on the topic of Way Beyond Listening: Integrating Listening Into Your Platform for ROI.

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Messenger Platform v1.3: News Feed Ads Launch Messenger Conversations; Sponsored Messages Debut

SocialTimes Facebook

Monetizing Messenger is moving full speed ahead with Facebook’s launch of Messenger Platform v1.3, Vice president of messaging products David Marcus introduced Messenger Platform v1.3 Marcus also revealed the following new features for developers in Messenger Platform v1.3:

Snapchat: An Emerging Platform for Teamwork and Collaboration

Waxing UnLyrical

Snapchat has become one of the most popular and talked about platforms for 2016. Some of your employees or interns may be more visual in nature and like information that is short and concise, so this may be a good platform to use. Guest Post by Karen Freberg.

Facebook Prepping Instant Games Platform for Messenger?

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook is reportedly set to launch an Instant Games platform for its Facebook Messenger application, allowing users to play “lightweight” games against their friends.

#HashAtIt: Now You Can Search Hashtags Over Multiple Social Platforms

The Realtime Report

Hashtags work on multiple social networks – but until recently there was no easy way to search them on all of these platforms. “We realized that our platform could give people the results they’re looking for as-it-happens, without any biased censorships,” said Paolone.

Weibo – a Chinese Social Media platform

Mindjumpers

To put (or replicate, to some extent) all functions into one platform/ product seems to be a symbolic Chinese character, the more the merrier. To sum it up Weibo is the most important social platform for brands to be on in China, because of its large audience base and its pioneer advantage.

Instagram Adds New Profile to Showcase Design and Creativity on the Platform

Social Media Today

Instagram's added a new @design profile which will showcase the company's own design and creative teams, providing insight and inspiration

The Best, and Worst, Social Media Analytics Platforms

Ignite Social Media

The analytics tools behind some of the most popular social media platforms can be surprisingly limited. With an increasing number of businesses using social media for marketing, many platform analytics leave something to be desired.

Native Ads Debut for Mobile App Install Campaigns on Twitter Audience Platform

SocialTimes Twitter

Advertisers running mobile application install ad campaigns on Twitter Audience Platform now have access to native ads.

Snapchat as a platform for branded content?

Mindjumpers

With the growing number of social platforms, businesses have numerous ways to communicate with their customers.? If Snapchat deals properly with the hacking scandal, the platform has extensive potential.

Meet Team Sprout: Brian, Platform Engineering Manager

Sprout Social

Brian Cordonnier, a Platform Engineering Manager on Sprout’s Publishing Squad, embodies this commitment both in his work at Sprout and his hobbies outside of the office. This post Meet Team Sprout: Brian, Platform Engineering Manager originally appeared on Sprout Social.

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Tryst with Categorization in a Classifieds Platform

Atom Thought

When I started tradusads a C2C classifieds platform at ibibo, one of the many thoughts that engulfed the product strategy was – Why do all classifieds platform have a directory based approach or a newspaper style to categories?

Mastodon: What to Know About The New Social Media Platform

Ignite Social Media

Every so often a new social media platform arises and one cold day while I was sitting in the Toronto airport, Mastodon came to my attention. Since my co-workers had flown out earlier than I and I had some time to kill, I decided why not sign up and see what the new social platform was about.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Some people want to debate the technical aspects of the platforms.

Introducing Audiense Insights, the definitive platform for insights-driven organisations

Audiense

With this business landscape in mind, we are thrilled to announce the launch of our newest platform: Audiense Insights. With our Insights platform, Audiense enables businesses to become truly consumer insights-driven. “

How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform

SocialFish

Twitter has gone from being a fun microblogging platform to taking on a life of its own. Non profits have found incredible success there, able to connect directly to their audience thanks to the platform being so open-ended. Base Visual Content On What Works For The Platform.

Facebook Updates Messenger Platform Policies, Speeds Up Review Policy

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Monday announced a policy update for its Messenger Platform , as well as a revamped review policy for submissions by developers. Developers: What are your thoughts on the updates to Facebook’s Messenger Platform policies?

Community platforms do not equal community

SocialFish

Featured Open Community Presentations community platforms Events open community white labelWe had the opportunity to present a session to IAEE ‘s Expo! conference in New Orleans about “Building Your Tradeshow Community Online&#. The slides are below.

A LinkedIn Advertising Guide For the LinkedIn Ads Platform

Devumi

The post A LinkedIn Advertising Guide For the LinkedIn Ads Platform appeared first on Devumi. LinkedIn ads are incredibly useful tools which increase the number of customers attracted to your brand. Many of those using ads strategically on LinkedIn have been both successful and profitable.

[Cool Social Tools] Hot Online Community Platforms for 2015

SocialFish

And associations need to do if it they’re shopping around for an online community platform. Listed alphabetically: CareHubs : Relatively new on the scene, this online community platform’s killer app is the fact that it’s HIPAA-compliant.

Why Facebook Is an Advertising Platform, Not A Social Network

Akamai Marketing

Stay Akamai: Dear Facebook: For a very long time I’ve had a love-hate relationship with you. These days, my status with you is “complicated.” ” That’s because I wear two hats, I’m both. Opinion social media

How to Use LinkedIn's New GIF Messaging Feature to Boost Your On-Platform Efforts

Social Media Today

LinkedIn has added a new GIF library tool to their messaging element, adding a new, creative way to engage

Facebook Reveals New Changes On Platform | Mindjumpers

Mindjumpers

In addition, the changes will possibly entail that we communicate, socialize and update our status even more – which is the entire purpose of the platform – since we can now choose to communicate with specific segments of friends.?

What to Post on Each Social Media Platform: The Complete Guide to Optimizing Your Social Content

Buffer Social

And not all content is suitable for every social media platforms. It’s all right to post entirely different things on different platforms. For example, if you take a look at our Twitter and Instagram accounts , you’ll notice that we post entirely different things on each platform.

Beyond Facebook: The Social Platform Leaders [Infographic]

Firebelly

Before you get bearish on Facebook, think about how many of these networks are actually ubiquitous; how deep is the actual engagement; are they platforms; what’s in it for brands; why should people care; and why should they share.

How to Figure Out Once and For All Which Social Media Platforms to Be On

Katie Lance

But, the bigger question remains, which platforms should you be on and why? These days, there are a lot of social platforms to choose from: Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, LinkedIn, and the list goes on and on.

Ready for Yet Another Social Platform? Here Comes Google Buzz

Almost Savvy

Here Comes Google Buzz Posted by Irene Koehler in Facebook , Networking , Social Media , Twitter on February 9, 2010 | one response Are you ready for a new social platform? platforms? One Response to “Ready for Yet Another Social Platform?

Could Facebook become a Lead Nurturing platform?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

When you think of lead nurturing platforms you typically think of firms like Eloqua, Marketo, Aprimo, LeadLife, Market2Lead, Silverpop, even Salesforce.com is getting into the lead nurturing space. Element #2 – Email – the most critical element of a lead nurturing platform is email.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Some people want to debate the technical aspects of the platforms.

It’s Not About the Platform

Justin Levy

Now that Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr are out ahead as the major social networks, it becomes harder to debate social platforms, though it definitely still occurs, especially with location-based platforms. Some people want to debate the technical aspects of the platforms.

How Our Big Data Platform and Social Analytics API Work

Simply Measured

The big data platform behind the scenes is what makes this all possible. This tier is also responsible for the listening capabilities of our platform. Want to know about the rest of our platform and how it gives you the information you need to make better business decisions?

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Facebook Changes Hitting Monitoring Platforms

Net-Savvy Executive

Shortly after last month''s announcement of the new Facebook topic data service from DataSift , another kind of change showed up in my inbox: the impending disappearance of Facebook post data from social media monitoring tools.

The Ideal Cover Photo Size for Each of the Major Social Media Platforms

Buffer Social

While there isn’t a one-size-fits-all cover photo size for all the social media platforms, the information is out there. The best cover photo size for all major social media platform. Some social media platforms display cover photos slightly different on the desktop and on mobile.

Which Social Media Platform Would Work Best For Your Business?

Stay N' Alive

With so many social media platforms to choose from, and likely a limited budget, its vital that one invests their time and what money they have into the most effective platform. Just hit 2 billion active users, and by far the most popular social media platform.

E-commerce platform Magento integrates Google's Website Optimizer

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe E-commerce platform Magento integrates Google’s Website Optimizer by cinta5 on December 1, 2008 Magento is one of the best, if not the best, e-commerce platforms.

New Platforms + Meager Results = Same Old Song And Dance

Twist Image

Explosive growth on a platform does not (often) come with great marketing results for brands. Different platforms, different media, different user experiences, etc. Once the formats become validated (it was hard to argue that search and email are not effective marketing channels), the discourse shifted to specific platforms. In the past, my general feedback to marketers was always the same: [insert specific/popular platform name here] works great for advertising.