Social snapshot – 22.05.2024

Stay updated with the constantly evolving world of social media. Discover the latest highlights here:

WhatsApp adds new status colours and fonts

WhatsApp has introduced new creative features for its “Status” option, offering more ways to personalise your temporary updates.  

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TikTok launches program to showcase positive impact creators

TikTok is launching a new program to support creators on the platform, this time focusing on those who are making a societal impact through their in-app presence.

The new TikTok Change Makers Program will spotlight creators and non-profits “who drive meaningful change in their communities through TikTok.

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X is making likes private

Your Likes on X will soon become private, as the platform aims to protect your interests from potential negative perceptions.

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Pinterest releases new report on Gen Z user trends

From self-exploration to shopping lists, Gen Z is increasingly flocking to Pinterest. They are the fastest-growing audience, now comprising over 40% of our global monthly users. Moreover, they are more engaged than other generations, searching and saving content at higher rates.

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LinkedIn introduces AI content labels

LinkedIn has recently joined other social platforms in implementing labels on AI-generated content within user feeds. This initiative stems from a collaboration with the Coalition for Content Provenance and Authenticity (C2PA), leveraging data tagging techniques to discern AI-generated images.

Find out more details here.

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