Category: Marketing Blog

Twitter Adds First Visual Tools in Fleets with Stickers and ‘Twemojis’

Twitter's added some new visual additions for Fleets, with 'Twemoji' stickers.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitter-adds-first-visual-tools-in-fleets-with-stickers-and-twemojis/595842/

Facebook Launches New BARS App to Help Aspiring Rappers Put Together Short Tracks

Facebook's NPE team has launched another new app, this one looking to help aspiring rappers put together short tracks.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-launches-new-bars-app-to-help-aspiring-rappers-put-together-short/595832/

Facebook Shares New Research into the Comparative Performance of Brand vs Direct Response Campaigns

Facebook has published a new report which takes a look at the comparative sales performance of brand-building and direct response campaigns.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-shares-new-research-into-the-comparative-performance-of-brand-vs-d/595827/

Would People Pay to Read Your Tweets? Considering the Potential of ‘Super Followers’ on Twitter

Twitter is developing a new tweet subscriber option, but people thinking they can make it rich by doing what they always have may need to re-assess.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/would-people-pay-to-read-your-tweets-considering-the-potential-of-super-f/595767/

Oculus Adds New ‘Hey Facebook’ Wake Prompt for Voice Commands

Facebook is looking to further underling its linkage to Oculus with a new voice command prompt.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/oculus-adds-new-hey-facebook-wake-prompt-for-voice-commands/595821/

Twitter’s Working on a New ‘Safety Mode’ to Limit the Impact of On-Platform Abuse

Twitter's looking to add a new option which would automatically block trolls in your mentions.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitters-working-on-a-new-safety-mode-to-limit-the-impact-of-on-platform/595765/

Social Media Size Guide Update 2021 [Infographic]

Using the right image dimensions will ensure your content looks its best on each platform.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/social-media-size-guide-update-2021-infographic/595752/

India Implements Strict New Rules for Enforcement Action from Social Media Platforms

India has announced a new set of rules that will require social media platforms to commit to a range of updated enforcement actions.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/india-implements-strict-new-rules-for-enforcement-action-from-social-media/595751/

Facebook Responds to First Rulings from its New Oversight Board

In what could be a significant turning point for social media moderation, Facebook has responded to the initial rulings from the new Oversight Board.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-responds-to-first-rulings-from-its-new-oversight-board/595747/

Twitter Outlines Growth and Product Strategies in Analyst Overview

Twitter has outlines its growth strategy in its latest Analyst Day overview for shareholders.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitter-outlines-growth-and-product-strategies-in-analyst-overview/595740/

Facebook Launches New, SMB-Focused Ad Campaign to Counter Apple’s Coming IDFA Change

Facebook has launched a new campaign to encourage people not to limit in-app data tracking.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-launches-new-smb-focused-ad-campaign-to-counter-apples-coming-id/595737/

You Can Now Embed Pinterest Pins in Microsoft Word and OneNote. If You Want.

Microsoft has announced a new integration with Pinterest that enables users to embed Pinterest pins in Word and OneNote documents.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/you-can-now-embed-pinterest-pins-in-microsoft-word-and-onenote-if-you-want/595698/

People Were More Actively Deleting their Past Tweets in 2020, According to New Report [Infographic]

People were more actively deleting their tweets in 2020, with significant rises in the middle of the year, according to new stats from Tweet Deleter.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/people-were-more-actively-deleting-their-past-tweets-in-2020-according-to/595696/

YouTube Launches New Option Which Enables Parents to Monitor their Child’s Viewing Activity

YouTube is adding a new option that will enable parents to better monitor their child's in-app viewing activity.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/youtube-launches-new-option-which-enables-parents-to-monitor-their-childs/595680/

New Report Looks at the Rising Influence of Online Communities

Facebook has worked with researchers from The Governance Lab at NYU to provide new insights into the importance of online communities.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/new-report-looks-at-the-rising-influence-of-online-communities/595677/

TikTok Launches its Self-Serve Ad Platform in Canada

TikTok is making its self-serve ad platform available to all businesses in Canada in the latest expansion of its ad tools.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/tiktok-launches-its-self-serve-ad-platform-in-canada/595664/

Facebook Provides More Context on its Australian News Ban, and How it Will Move Forward in the Region

Facebook has provides some more context on its recent decision to remove news Pages in Australia.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-provides-more-context-on-its-australian-news-ban-and-how-it-will/595662/

Facebook Outlines New Measures to Better Detect and Remove Child Exploitation Material

Facebook has outlined a range of new tools to better detect, remove and enforce violations related to child exploitation material.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-outlines-new-measures-to-better-detect-and-remove-child-exploitati/595566/

Facebook Rolls Out Shops to Businesses in the UK and Canada

Facebook is expanding its Shops offering to users in the UK and Canada.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-rolls-out-shops-to-businesses-in-the-uk-and-canada/595561/

Twitter Re-Launches Test of Warnings on Potentially Harmful Tweet Replies

Twitter has re-launched a test of warning prompts on tweets that contain potentially offensive comments.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitter-re-launches-test-of-warnings-on-potentially-harmful-tweet-replies/595557/

YouTube Outlines its Latest Slate of Original Programming for YouTube Kids

YouTube has announced its latest slate of kids programming, including educational focused content and more diverse representation.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/youtube-outlines-its-latest-slate-of-original-programming-for-youtube-kids/595556/

Snapchat Shares New Insights on Video Engagement Levels Within the App [Infographic]

Snapchat has published the results of a new study into video content response within the app.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/snapchat-shares-new-insights-on-video-engagement-levels-within-the-app-inf/595554/

LinkedIn Adds New Tools for Company Pages, Including Content Recommendation and Lead Gathering Options

LinkedIn has added some new tools for company pages, facilitating employee advocacy, audience data gathering and promotion. 

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/linkedin-adds-new-tools-for-company-pages-including-content-recommendation/595431/

Facebook Agrees to Restore Australian News Pages After Amendments to Government Code

Facebook will restore Australian news publisher Pages on its platform after the Australian Government added new amendments to its proposed Media Bargaining Code.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/facebook-agrees-to-restore-australian-news-pages-after-amendments-to-govern/595512/

Twitter Publishes New Trends Report, Highlighting Rising Topics of Focus on the Platform

Twitter has published a new, 33-page trends report, which highlights a range of rising topics based on overall tweet engagement.

https://www.socialmediatoday.com/news/twitter-publishes-new-trends-report-highlighting-rising-topics-of-focus-on/595505/