LinkedIn

September 18, 2019

Updates:

  • Pinterest News: They announced an upgrade to the capacity of its Lens visual identification process, and new tweaks to the Lens process.

  • LinkedIn News: They are rolling out a new tool which will enable users to display their competency in specific work skills, and link to relevant jobs or courses.

  • Google News: They are adding a new search option which will link users to specific moments within YouTube videos related to search queries.

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September 13, 2019

Updates:

  • Facebook News: They are testing out a new option that would help you connect Facebook followers through to private Messenger chats.

  • LinkedIn News: They added a new post option which will make it easier for you to find relevant service providers.

  • Recap of this week’s news.

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September 6, 2019

Updates:

  • Facebook News: Facebook Dating is here.

  • YouTube News: They launched a new content hub dedicated specifically to fashion and style content.

  • Twitter News: They are testing out some new quicklinks designed to connect people to specific content types, and boost engagement.

  • Recap of this week’s news.

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September 5, 2019

Updates:

  • Twitter News: They added some new formatting options for profile bios - but they're currently only showing in the web version, not the mobile app.

  • Facebook News: They are looking to advance the conversation around data portability, and the capacity for users to better control their information.

  • LinkedIn News: They launched a new education course which provides an in-depth rundown of how to make best use of the platform for marketing.


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August 28, 2019

Updates:

  • Facebook News: They are testing a new way to share Reactions to your Facebook posts, with a new notification format that displays the responses.

  • Pinterest News: They have published a new set of insights into key seasonal trends to help with strategic planning.

  • LinkedIn News: They have published a new list of the most followed company pages on its platform, along with notes on what they're doing to boost their performance.

  • Spotify News: They are testing "Create podcast" button to funnel their app users to Anchor, a podcast creation platform.



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July 31, 2019

Updates:

  • Pinterest News: They rolled out browseable catalogs alongside Pins.

  • LinkedIn News: They published a new guide on how to make best use of its objective-based marketing ad approach.


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June 19, 2019

 

Updates:

  • Facebook has finally revealed details of its coming 'Libra' cryptocurrency offering.

  • Twitter will remove precise location tagging in tweets, citing lack of use.

  • LinkedIn: Introducing New Tools to Help You Prep for Your Next Interview.

  • Google is Reportedly Adding Timestamps to YouTube Videos in Search Results.

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May 31, 2019

 

Updates:

  • Facebook Introduces "Protected Comments" Mode for Live Streams!

  • LinkedIn has announced a new integration with Moat analytics, which will provide more insight into video marketing performance on the platform. 

  • Pinterest has launched a new, integrated Windows 10 app to improve the desktop browsing experience.