Social Snapshot – 24.04.19

When the updates are non-stop it can be hard to stay in the know. But, fear not, we’ve rounded up the best articles for you below ⬇️ Because, you know, we’re good like that!   Vine returns as ‘Byte’ – but is it too late for a comeback? https://po.st/xngBBm Byte, or in other words, Vine…

Read More
SS08-Blog-square

Instagram introduces a new checkout feature

Instagram is on a roll right now, announcing update after update. And just yesterday they released a new ‘check out’ in-app shopping feature. Yep, your online shopping days has just got a whole lot easier. Development on the platforms shopping tags means users will now be offered to ‘check out on Instagram’, rather than having…

Read More
AR37-Blog-square

8 Reasons NOT to do Social Media

Now, I know what you’re thinking. Coming from us? We must be bonkers. But, hear us out! To do good, meaningful and impactful social media, you need to be serious about it. Here are 8 reasons why you might want to reconsider your use of social media. If your audience isn’t there. For a start,…

Read More
CB42-Blog-square

The 2019 social media image and video size cheat sheet

  Visuals play an important part when it comes to social campaigns, and the continuous rise of image-based formats like Stories means that visuals are here to stay for good. Now, if you’re not using high-quality images, you’re definitely missing out – but with optimal image formats changing all the time, it can be hard…

Read More
CB36-Blog-square

Mind your “tweeting” manners

  It’s curious that since Twitter doubled its character count to 280, people have become politer. The latest data shows that 54% more tweets use the word ‘please’ and 22% use the word ‘thank you’, which is probably making customer service more bearable. Another result from this change is that Twitter isn’t as full of…

Read More
AL04-Blog-Square

There’s another streamer on the block

Since announcing partnerships with publishers out recently, and in the past testing a more Netflix-esque offering, Snapchat brings us news of Snap Originals. Tapping into the lucrative reality show market which frequently gathers herds of young people who often morph into influencers, the new effort will be a dozen new self-produced shows new daily episodes…

Read More