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Twitter Tries Promoted Videos

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Twitter now is pushing advertiser’s promoted videos to Twitter feeds (just like it does with promoted tweets). Promoted videos are a part of the Twitter Amplify Program, which holds a goal of promoting more television clips on Twitter. Advertisers now will be able to upload their videos and scale engagement of each one posted, just as they were able […]

Twitter Feed Now Showing Accounts You Don’t Follow

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Just a couple months after Twitter attempted to help users rid their feeds of content they didn’t want to see, (with the advent of the “Mute” feature) Twitter now is finding another way to make the feed louder. Twitter is currently testing the showing of tweets from users you do not follow, but that your followers follow. […]

Facebook Forces Messenger App

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Facebook has been encouraging that its users move to Facebook Messenger (and now the encouragement has stopped). iOS and Android Facebook App users are now forced to download Facebook Messenger if they’d like to receiver or send messages to their Facebook friends. An Email sent on Monday by Facebook announced that messages would no longer be […]

Get Excited About Facebook’s New “Save” Feature

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Good-guy Facebook enabled a new feature this week that allows it’s users to save things they find on the site to be viewed at a later date. The not-so-creatively-titled feature dubbed “Save,” easily lets you set aside places, music and other links for later viewing. When you see a posted item that you want to […]

Facebook Trying to Make Comeback with Mentions App

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#482136503 / gettyimages.com Facebook is now trying to keep up with Instagram and Twitter, especially since both social media sites have been adding different updates recently. Facebook is now launching a new app called “Mentions” to keep up with all these different updates. To get access to the app you need to have a verified […]