20 10, 2017

The Weekly 5 – Pinterest launches self-serve search ads, Facebook makes stories available to pages and Twitter has a new video ad format!

By |2017-10-20T10:05:23+10:00October 20th, 2017|Digital Marketing News|

1. FACEBOOK STORIES NOW AVAILABLE TO PAGES
In a bid to ramp up the lacklustre adoption of Facebook stories, Facebook has now made them available to Pages. Originally only available to personal profiles, business pages can now access this feature as well. This comes off the back of the recent announcement of cross-posting Instagram stories to Facebook.

Read more: http://www.marketingdive.com/news/facebook-stories-arrives-on-pages-in-bid-for-greater-adoption/507209/

 

2. TWITTER LAUNCHES NEW VIDEO AD FORMAT
Twitter has announced a new video ad format called […]

13 10, 2017

The Weekly 5 – Twitter announces ‘save for later’ feature, Snapchat king of the teens, Facebook testing facial recognition!

By |2017-10-13T16:04:08+10:00October 13th, 2017|Digital Marketing News|

1. FACEBOOK TESTING FACE RECOGNITION ID
Facebook has been reportedly testing a new feature for people who are locked out of their account. Facial recognition will allow quick and easy verification of account ownership and is an optional feature on devices you are already logged into. While Facebook has previously received backlash in the past for its photo tag suggestions where it recognises peoples faces, Facebook says this new feature will be kept private […]

6 10, 2017

The Weekly 5 – Twitter tests expanded character count, Instagram stories updates and Facebook secures NFL deal!

By |2017-10-06T10:12:37+10:00October 6th, 2017|Digital Marketing News|

1. Pinterest + Hashtags
Pinterest is finally jumping on the Hashtag bandwagon by officially embracing them on their platform. Users can now add hashtags to their pins and pinners can visit a feed of all the pins that were shared with that hashtag. Users had been adding hashtags anyway but this is now a new way to reach people who are interested in your content.

Read More: https://help.pinterest.com/en/articles/hashtags-pinterest-partners

 

2. NFL partners with Facebook
Facebook has secured […]