Decades ago social media wasn’t around. If you wanted to find information on someone you had to do all sorts of tedious research and digging like look through a giant book called Yellow Pages, use an actual map made of paper to pinpoint a location or actually communicate with other human beings. In today’s world,
In a bold move to push its users to create and share more content, Instagram has launched and announced Instagram Stories. Our Toronto Digital Marketing Manager discusses what this will mean for Snapchat and its Stories. With 500 million monthly active users, 300 million daily actives and now 250 million users on its Direct Messaging
In the world of social media, having relevant conversations is essential for growing your professional network. Social media has become a key element in finding and building connections with LinkedIn being the largest professional network on the Internet. On Wednesday, October 14th, LinkedIn will make changes to LinkedIn Groups, the place where professionals meet and
I recently read an article on Inc. Magazine entitled Why It's Finally Time to Close Your Google+ Account by John Brandon. Brandon views Google+ as a big mess and nightmare. He argues that there was always a problem with the service, from the beginning, and that there’s a bizarre dichotomy between “real work” you do
Facebook is experimenting with a technology that is able recognize people in photos even if it can’t see their faces. The new technology developed by the Facebook AI Research team was able to recognize people’s identities with 83.05% accuracy.
Social media platform LinkedIn officially announced the new Analytics tool for Publishing on May 7th. The newly launched LinkedIn Analytics tool for published posts offers valuable insight on who is reading and engaging with your posts. If you are a LinkedIn publisher, you will be able to evaluate whether you are reaching the right audience, which posts are engaging for your readers and more.
Twitter has been very active with its updates this month. Although it is very common for this social media micro blog to release new updates, this month we will touch on some changes that cannot go by unnoticed. Below is your guide to the 4 new features added by Twitter in April 2015: 1. Re-tweet
Facebook helps by urging its users to support the victims of the April 25th 2015 earthquake in Nepal. Facebook has promised to match every dollar donated up to $2 million. As of today when you log in on Facebook you’ll see a message appear on the top of your news feed with an option to donate to the humanitarian charity International Medical Corps.
Gone are the days when Facebook, the largest social media platform in the world, showed you every post from every friend and page you followed. On Tuesday April 21, 2015, Facebook announced its plans to unveil three new updates to its News Feeds algorithms.
A math quiz which was first assumed to be for fifth grade students turned out to be a social media puzzle that caught the attention of bloggers, news channels and online users across the globe.