March 2020

Twitter announces their version of Stories – “Fleets”

March 17th, 2020|

Continuing the endless cycle of social media apps copying features from one another, […]

February 2020

Did Bloomberg just catalyze a change in Instagram’s branded content policy?

February 21st, 2020|

Money can buy you a lot of things – but popularity isn’t necessarily […]

Emoji Kitchen lets you cook up emoji mashups

February 14th, 2020|

You know the feeling – you’re in the middle of a texting conversation, […]

January 2020

Is the age of influencer marketing over?

January 29th, 2020|

Influencers: they were once the holy grail of targeted marketing. But have they […]

YouTube launches Profile cards feature

January 20th, 2020|

YouTube has recently made its Profile cards feature available to the general public. Profile […]

The spread of the deepfake

January 7th, 2020|

As more social media apps acquire the technology, deepfakes seem destined for more […]

December 2019

Twitter halts account clean-out due to major oversight

December 4th, 2019|

Twitter put the brakes on a recent plan to release inactive accounts after […]

November 2019

Is all fair in social media app wars?

November 19th, 2019|

They say that all is fair in love and war, but what about […]

October 2019

Twitter ends ad-free version for high-profile users

October 30th, 2019|

Did you know that there used to be an upper echelon of Twitter […]

Should publishers be wary of Facebook’s news tab?

October 29th, 2019|

Just a few days ago, Facebook launched a test of its news tab, […]

Giphy introduces arcade microgames

October 22nd, 2019|

Last week, Giphy launched a new web-based gaming platform called Giphy Arcade. Giphy […]

Meme marketing: how to do it right

October 7th, 2019|

In recent years, memes have become a staple of internet culture. It wasn’t […]

Has Facebook met its match in TikTok?

October 4th, 2019|

TikTok is the new kid on the block in the social media world. […]

September 2019

The growth of social media-facilitated purchases

September 26th, 2019|

Are Instagram ads effective conduits for customer purchases? Recent data indicate that Instagram […]

Public reaction counts – what’s not to like?

September 5th, 2019|

In the world of social media, “likes” are becoming less and less likeable, […]