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Hey TikTok… Byte me.

It’s official, Byte has launched! What’s Byte? Well, remember Vine, the video-sharing app which specialised in a 6-second looping format? The one that Twitter bought and then shut down to cut costs because hosting video is costly? Thereby counting themselves out a tonne of cash which TikTok is now enjoying? Yes… Byte is essentially Vine…

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Instagram DMs Coming to a Desktop Near You!

  Could it be? The much-awaited desktop version of DMs is FINALLY here? Well, almost. Instagram talked about and tested this functionality around February of last year, however, they have now confirmed that it will be happening and are slowly rolling out direct message access via their web-based platform.   DMs, but make them desktop.…

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Social Snapshot – 15.01.20

At IF we love all things social. So, we’re always interested in staying up to date with the latest happenings and bringing them to you in our weekly social snapshot! Read on to find out what’s been happening in the past week…   Facebook’s adding more detail to its user controls over advertisers’ customer audience…

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YouTube “Better Protecting Kids’ Privacy”

  Youtube announced in September that new measures will be put in place to better protect children by removing data targeting features on videos identified as being aimed at kids.   “Starting in about four months, we will treat data from anyone watching children’s content on YouTube as coming from a child, regardless of the…

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Social Snapshot – 08.01.20

We may be easing back into the world of work after a joyful Christmas break and new year celebrations, but the world of social media has welcomed the new year with open arms; announcing new policies, tests and features almost immediately. To help you stay up to date with the latest happenings, we’ve rounded up…

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The Importance of Community Management 

It’s the start of a new year, which means, new starts, fresh minds and maybe, a new social strategy? 🤷‍♀️Or maybe you just want to give your social strategy that extra boost? Either way, it’s time brands start utilising social media to develop relationships with consumers and gain a deeper understanding of their needs – introducing…

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