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Stay in the loop with the ever-changing landscape of social media updates. Explore the newest highlights right here: Meta plans to unveil its next-generation AR glasses Meta intends to showcase the progress made over the years on its upcoming augmented reality glasses. As per the source: “The…
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Why, When, Where, all at once  Botanica is the trend of response to a world increasingly shaped by technology, seeking to reconnect individuals with the beauty of the environment. Ok you may have seen this before, in the early 2000’s, but it is now back and it’s here to stay.
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Sailing the unpredictable waters of social media demands more than just a map. It requires a dynamic compass. In the constantly evolving landscape of digital platforms, where algorithms shift like tides and trends come and go, strategic navigation becomes the compass that guides you to your destination. Here are some…
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Are you ready for another social snapshot? Each week, we explore the latest trends in social media, saving you the hassle of searching for the most noteworthy moments. Let’s jump into the highlights.
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Working conditions and environment can have a huge impact on mental health, and, equally, someone's mental health can significantly affect performing well in their job. Here are a few dos and don'ts we use at IF for transforming your office into a positive environment.
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Navigating the dynamic realm of social media updates can be quite a task. Discover the latest highlights here: X is experimenting with a specialised video tab X is in the process of creating a new video tab, positioned at the center of the lower function bar in the app.
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In this fast-paced digital era, if your brand isn't on TikTok, you're missing out on a dance party that's shaping the future of marketing. Let's groove through the whys and hows of this social media sensation.
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In 2023, TikTok solidified its position as a leading entertainment provider with over a billion users engaging in clips, music discovery, and trend insights. While TikTok’s expanded eCommerce listings have yet to gain traction, data suggests untapped potential for brands. Today, we’re looking at five tips for a successful TikTok…
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And we’re back with the first social snapshot for this year! Keeping pace with the constantly changing landscape of social platforms can be quite demanding. Here’s a glimpse of the most recent highlights: Threads takes steps to tackle borderline content More inappropriate content is being seen by some Threads users,…
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New year, new strategies! Every move can significantly contribute to business growth, and initiating a strategic social media overhaul is the catalyst to success. In today’s blog, we will outline seven tactical tips designed to assist your brand in claiming the board and maintaining a vibrant online presence. ♟️ Opening…
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An exciting but hectic year for social media marketers – as ever, let’s be honest, there’s never a dull moment! What have we learned? When two big movies are released on the same day, you need social media to give you a viewing schedule This year, the big trial…
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In the ever-evolving world of digital marketing, B2B marketers are constantly on the lookout for innovative strategies to captivate their audience and drive meaningful engagement. One avenue gaining increasing attention is the use of YouTube Shorts—a feature that brings a dynamic twist to the conventional video content game. Let’s delve…
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It’s that time again! Discover another social snapshot of what you might have overlooked this week in the fast-paced world of social media 👇 Next-Level Analytics: LinkedIn Introduces PEDAL Exciting news from LinkedIn! Introducing PEDAL – the Privacy Enhanced Data Analytics Layer. Now, you can supercharge…
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Time for another social snapshot! Find out what you may have recently missed in the fast-paced world of social media.
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For years, platforms like YouTube and Instagram aimed to challenge TikTok’s dominance by copying its short video style. Now, TikTok seems to be shifting its strategy, encouraging its creators to explore longer content similar to what you find on rival apps. TikTok hosted an event in late…
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Staying updated on the ever-evolving social media world can be challenging. Here are the latest highlights: X announces the return of post deadlines X introduces the reinstatement of post headlines within in-stream link previews. In October, X made the decision to remove post headlines and preview text, altering how publications…
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In Social Media, organic efforts can only take you so far. While they are vital, the secret sauce to elevate your brand's social presence lies in embracing the dynamic duo of organic and paid social ads. Why? Because the two work better together!
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Close your eyes and imagine a scenario where your social media content not only captures attention but also forms a lasting connection with your audience… ✨ Sounds dreamy, doesn’t it? We can all agree that creating memorable content is not that easy. In this blog, I delve into the ever-evolving…
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In a bold move catering to the evolving landscape of privacy regulations in the European Union, Meta has announced the launch of a paid subscription service to remove ads from Facebook and Instagram. This offering will give users across the EU a choice: pay a fee to…
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It’s time to dust off those crystal balls and take a sneak peek into the future of social media marketing. Get ready to discover how AI, engaging content, and innovative features will play a pivotal role in your social media next year. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just dipping…
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Keeping up with the constantly changing social media landscape is difficult. Check out the latest social media headlines!
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No company is immune to the challenges of the fast-paced tech world. As we approach the one-year milestone of Elon Musk’s transformation of Twitter into “X,” it’s time to reflect on the evolving landscape of social media and its impact on alternative platforms. The crowded field of Twitter-like platforms will…
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It’s time for another social snapshot! Find out what you may have recently missed in the fast-paced world of social media: Instagram works in new sticker options Instagram is testing a new sticker option that would allow users to create stickers from their own photos. Similar to Apple’s photo cut-out…
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“It’s a co-pilot, not a servant” – we heard this great soundbite recently about AI – we couldn’t agree more. It’s easy to look at AI as a task-doer, something to take the pain out of the strain, but in truth it should be used alongside your planning. The CMI…
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In today’s digital age, where brand reputation can either make or break a company, marketers are facing an increasingly complex challenge. The rise of social media has given consumers an unprecedented voice, and a single tweet or post can have a profound impact on a brand’s reputation. In this comprehensive…
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Dive into the enchanting universe of stop-motion animation! 🌟 Unleash your brand's story in a captivating and unique way. explore the captivating possibilities for your brand.
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Don’t miss out on the most important social media updates – check our weekly social snapshot for all the latest news! Let’s dive in… Facebook allows users to create multiple profiles Facebook will now enable users to create multiple personal profiles to explore different experiences on the platform. With the…
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Get ready to turn your social media ads into a real party! Social media advertising is more than just a promotional strategy; it’s an art form. It involves crafting tailored ads to reach specific target audiences on a wide variety of evolving social media platforms. Armed with insights such as…
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In today’s rapidly evolving food landscape, staying ahead of the curve is critical for food and drink marketers. As consumer preferences shift, so must marketing strategies. To help you adapt effectively, we’ll explore key food trends backed by both secondary research and social listening data. This comprehensive guide will not…
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Staying updated with the ever-evolving world of social media can be demanding. However, there’s no need to fret because everything is right here, in our weekly social snapshot. Check it out!
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Hispanic Heritage Month kicks off on the 15th of September and recognises the contributions of the Hispanic and Latinx communities to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. But why limit it to the US and not encourage global celebration of the culture? While as a brand, you…
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Enter the world of Social Snapshot, your ultimate destination for staying informed about trending topics. Explore the latest social media updates and notable moments from the past week. Read all about it 📰👇 New Branded Content Library 🧰 LinkedIn has added a search feature for…
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Are you tired of feeling lost in the social media jungle? 🌴 Our latest blog is here to guide you through the process of selecting the right platforms for your brand, check it out!
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Staying ahead in digital marketing requires continuous learning. As summer comes to an end, the slower pace we all cherish is almost over. This is the perfect opportunity for marketing professionals to invest time in upskilling. This blog post will address the importance of social media paid campaign training on…
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This summer, our design team was set a challenge - to create a series of snappy company logo idents, to go out across our social feeds to coincide with our summer Friday afternoons off. They chose to use the magic of stop-motion to give these short animations a curious and organic feel.
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Step behind the lens and discover the captivating world of 'go behind the scenes' content creation! From unravelling audience desires to crafting unique angles that dazzle, we're diving into the art of sharing the magic that happens backstage.
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Keeping up with the constantly changing social media landscape is challenging. Check out the latest social media headlines below: WhatsApp ads screensharing on video calls WhatsApp has added another element to its video calling option, with screen sharing now available in the app. Find out more here.
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As of today, we’re officially in the holiday season yay! For many, August brings a break from our working lives and allows more free time to spend with family and friends. On top of that, the school summer holidays are in full swing with loads of activities being sought to…
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I’m sure we’ve all seen by now, Elon Musk’s rebrand of Twitter to “X” – I wanted to take this opportunity to have a look at the good, the bad, and the ugly. Let’s start with… The Good. Is there? Taking such an iconic brand and changing it to something…
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Welcome to social snapshot, your go-to source for staying updated on the fast-paced world of everything related to social media. We’ve got you covered with the most recent highlights over the past week. Let’s get going and dive right in: Goodbye Twitter. Hello X. Twitter is changing its name…
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Hello there, fellow social media enthusiasts and marketing maestros! Can you believe it’s been two decades since social media burst onto the scene? Time sure flies when you’re busy scrolling. Let’s get down to business as social media has come a long way. According to the latest B2B content marketing…
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The dreaded "B" word - Burnout. You're juggling a multitude of responsibilities, running on caffeine-fueled adrenaline, and trying to meet never-ending deadlines. Suddenly, the inevitable happens – you hit the wall. In this blog, We say goodbye to feeling like a frazzled mess and hello to a state of empowerment and balance!
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Step into the captivating realm of Social Snapshot, your ultimate destination for staying in the know about all things trending. Immerse yourself in a whirlwind of cutting-edge updates, unravelling the finest moments from the past week. Brace yourself for an exhilarating plunge as we embark on this riveting journey together:…
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Should your B2B brand bother to be on TikTok? Hold on tight, because we're about to embark on a wild journey through the untapped potential of TikTok for B2B engagement.
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The Barbie Movie's marketing department has been on fire this summer, they've capitalised on early buzz and really turned the hype around the upcoming movie into a wave of anticipation. In today's blog, we'll break down how they did it!
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Keeping up with the constantly changing social media landscape is challenging. Check out the latest social media headlines below: More than 100 million members have already signed up for Threads The social media world is all over the latest Meta app – Threads. Launched a week ago, the application rushed…
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The social media world is all over the latest Meta app – Threads. Launched on Wednesday of last week, the application rushed to 30 million sign-ups within 24 hours of release. The number of users then increased to 50 million just hours later, then 70 million within less than…
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As you may have seen by now… (and the fact that it’s over 2M trending on Twitter…) Threads is live! Where we are now: Threads, an Instagram app is available for pre-download July 6, 2023 App Store: https://t.co/QzxKwyVQoG…
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In 2023, 19% of marketers identified generating leads as their top priority. However, developing an effective lead generation strategy can be challenging without a deep understanding of various channels. In this blog post, we will explore the major channels for B2B lead generation, including social media,…
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A marketer and a designer walk into a bar… No, it’s not the setup for a joke. It’s the beginning of a beautiful collaboration that unleashes the power of visual storytelling that transforms campaigns from “meh” to “mind-blowing. In today’s digital days, capturing the hearts and minds of your…
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Social media is a powerful tool for organizations looking to connect with their customers. I think we can all agree on that. But it’s not just that – it allows businesses to reach their exact target audience with their advertising messages; it helps create a community and build brand trust,…
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Staying updated with the ever-evolving world of social media can be demanding. However, there’s no need to fret because everything is right here, in our weekly social snapshot. Have a look at the most recent highlights: You’ll soon be able to download Instagram Reels to your camera roll Instagram…
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Welcome to social snapshot, your go-to source for staying updated on the fast-paced world of everything related to social media. We’ve got you covered with the most recent highlights over the past week. Let’s get going and dive right in: Social Summit This exclusive event will challenge your perceptions of…
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Well well well, what do we have here?! Looks like Twitter is making moves to allow verified organisations to post job openings in app! As shared by user Nima Owji; BREAKING: #Twitter is working on a…
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People come to Facebook to view all types of videos, but Reels is definitely Meta’s fastest-growing content format. Creators are using Facebook Reels to reach new audiences and express themselves in more appealing ways. Facebook creators will now be able to maximise their Reels creation efforts as…
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We're diving head-first into the world of vertical videos, the viral sensation that's reshaping the social media landscape, and we're not gatekeeping our best tips for creating jaw-dropping, thumb-stopping content that will have your followers begging for more.
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LinkedIn, the world’s leading professional networking platform, has recently released its highly anticipated B2B Marketing Benchmark Report. This comprehensive report offers a deep dive into the current landscape of B2B marketing, highlighting emerging trends, industry shifts, and invaluable insights that could shape your strategic planning. With…
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Staying updated with the ever-evolving world of social media can be demanding. However, there’s no need to fret because everything is right here.
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Curious about the Instagram algorithm? Wonder no more! Instagram has finally spilled the beans on how content is ranked.
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The Power of Data Analytics
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Don’t miss out on the most important social media updates – check our weekly social snapshot for all the latest news! Let’s dive in… Instagram now allows ads to appear in search results Instagram is introducing the ‘Instagram search results’ Ads Placements via the Instagram Marketing API. This recent update…
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You must have seen a few apps on the web that claim to show you how to see other people’s likes on Instagram. In fact, when the platform was launched, there was a relatively simple process to see what other people were doing on the channel. Users were able to…
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Staying updated with the ever-evolving world of social media can be quite demanding. However, there’s no need to fret because we have everything you need right here. Take a look at the most recent highlights: LinkedIn Verification LinkedIn is adding verification features to boost trust on the platform. Users can…
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Instagram is testing out the ability to generate AI custom stickers based on text prompts.
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Yes, and here’s why! The metaverse has been capturing the tech industry’s attention for quite some time and undoubtedly still holds unforeseen potential. As metaverse development progresses, it is not only an intriguing topic of office gossip around the water cooler but perhaps a true game-changer for various industries. In…
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Keeping up with the constantly changing social media landscape is challenging. But don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Check out the latest social media headlines below: Meta introduces ‘Meta Verified’ program to users in the UK Meta’s expanding availability of the ‘Meta Verified’ subscription scheme to the UK users.
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Hold onto your crowns, peeps, because the King’s coronation was a total buzz! And if you thought the celebrations were limited to the streets of UK, think again. Social media was all abuzz with the hashtag #coronation getting 5.5 billion impressions in just one month! That’s a lot of chatter. And of…
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Discover all the social media updates you need to know in our weekly social snapshot!
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Let’s face it, social media is pretty much a part of our lives now. We’re constantly scrolling through our feeds, checking out what our favourite brands are up to, and connecting with our friends and family. With a whopping 4.76 billion people using social media and spending an average of…
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What is new and exciting in the world of social media? Let’s talk about it…
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TikTok's generative AI tool for avatar creation
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Don’t miss out on the most important social media updates – check our weekly social snapshot for all the latest news! Let’s dive in… TikTok shares new tips for brands TikTok has released a new guide on effective influencer marketing campaigns in the app, based on…
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Twitter's blue checkmark was feeling a bit like a yo-yo lately, first disappearing and leaving us feeling blue, then making a comeback with a sassy "I'm back, baby!" attitude. We're not sure what Twitter was thinking with their U-turn, but at least now we can all feel a little more verified in this crazy online world.
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Get ready to be the life of the virtual party with our weekly social snapshot, filled with all the latest and greatest social media updates to keep you in the loop and on top of your game!
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From creating content that captures attention and builds trust, to showcasing your brand's personality and driving conversions, video has it all. In this blog post, we're breaking down why video is the ultimate game-changer for businesses looking to connect with their audience in a fun and engaging way.
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Discover how you come up with a hashtag strategy that really works for your brand and set you apart from the crowd!
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Keeping up with the constantly changing social media landscape is challenging. But don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Check out the latest social media headlines below: WhatsApp adds new group chat controls The app announced new control options for group chats which will enable users to manage who joins…
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Navigating the ever-changing landscape of social media can be a challenge, but take a deep breath—we’ve got you covered!
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With the demand for trusted local services on the rise and more businesses looking for ways to reach new customers. Google originally launched Local Services Ads with home service businesses, but now they’re expanding the offerings by introducing five new categories. Businesses that fall into Education, People Care, Pet Care,…
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Are you looking to elevate your TikTok ads game? Look no further than TikTok‘s latest tool in the Creative Center – Keyword Insights! This cutting-edge feature allows you to discover the top-performing keywords and phrases in TikTok ads. By browsing…
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Discover all the social media updates you need to know in our weekly social snapshot!
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Have you ever set yourself SMART marketing goals? In today's blog, we help you get closer to not only achieving your goals but also measuring your progress.
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Musk’s takeover of twitter enraged, engaged and enthused many – but after threats of boycotts and major brands taking a step back, twitter is still alive and – for now – well. What have we learned, if anything, from this? And should brands be making a return in earnest? The…
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What is new and exciting in the world of social media? Let’s talk about it… TikTok Sounds for Business TikTok has launched Sounds for Business, a collection of custom sounds to help businesses of all sizes create quick, engaging, and creative content for the TikTok community.
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Find out some dos and don'ts to help you avoid the biggest social media fails
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It’s that time of the week again! Here is a snapshot of the latest happened in the world of social media: Twitter adds alerts for Community Notes The network announced earlier this week that they’re rolling out a new update for its Community Notes on tweets users have previously engaged…
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Consumers today want seamless experiences, that are easy and quick, allowing people to carry out the entire shopping journey without ever having to leave the app. That’s what makes channels like Instagram ideal for online shopping. However, Meta announced earlier this month that the livestream shopping on…
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It’s that time of the week again! Here is a snapshot of the latest happening in the world of social media 👇🏻
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Artifact, the new text based media app that it's like TikTok for text.
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Social media updates you need to know!
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It’s a digital age, and we’re living in it. More than half the world is on social media now – that’s about 59% or 4.76 billion people – meaning that the users on those platforms have an extremely high likelihood of being your customer and/or your audience.
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Newsletters went through a boom phase in the last couple of years and the social media platforms are working to incorporate newsletter elements to grow personal brands and thought leadership. LinkedIn announced last week that they’re looking to add a new option which will enable members to view what newsletters…
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What is Instagrams new Quiet Mode and why do we need it?
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Social media is no longer just a place to post pictures of your lunch. It’s a powerful tool for businesses to connect with their target audience and drive sales. As users climb to near 5 billion worldwide on platforms from LinkedIn to…
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It’s that time of the week again! Here is a snapshot of the latest happened in the world of social media: Creators report extremely low earnings from TikTok The massively growing platform is facing major challenges as influencers complain about getting paid very little compared to posting on YouTube or…
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With only 3 weeks to go for the most romantic day of 2023, we can feel the love in the air! So we've done some digging through Brandwatch and GWI to unearth key insights around purchase behaviours, most discussed topics, and trends. Curious to know what we discovered? Keep reading! 👇
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TikTok is not only for B2C brands! Discover what can B2B brands do on this social media platform.
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Keeping up with the regular stream of new social media insights is challenging. Relax, we’ve got you covered. Check out the latest social media headlines. 👇
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Has your reel failed to reel ‘em in? With social media platforms incentivizing the posting of video content over stills more and more, it can be essential to get to know the ropes when it comes to producing video content. But where to start? It can…
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