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Instagram users; video ads are coming

  #173236976 / gettyimages.com   Since June of 2013 Instagram has been given their users the ability to post videos to their news feeds. The company has had their eyes set on video adverting within the feed since then. According to Mashable.com, as of now these new video ads have been seen only on the […]

Facebook Changes Design of Reviews on Pages

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Facebook loves to evolve. The design of the way pages for places are reviewed has changed once again. Back in July, Facebook added a five-star grading system, and now they have revamped the look of the page layout. Will this make Facebook more of a competition for sites like Yelp? Let us know what you think […]

Facebook’s algorithm changes again

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While this change should not greatly affect the reach of posted content to Facebook, the algorithm has without a doubt changed. The first aspect of the news feed algorithm change deals with “trending topics.” If a users Facebook friends are all talking about a common topic (Miley Cyrus, Ray Rice, ISIS, etc.) the topic will […]

Facebook testing self-destructing posts

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Facebook is testing a new feature which allows people to publish a post but schedule how long it appears on their Facebook for. Users are able to set a time when they want the post to disappear from their timeline. The post can last from 1 hour to 7 days, which is called “Choose Expiration”.  […]

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 […]