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Social Media Roundup 22nd March 2018

Instagram Shopping Tags are open to all businesses Whilst many viewed this as a game changer for Instagram, it has been a slow process to get going. Instagram were being smart though, they knew that quick and immediate change could upset users and impact upon how people viewed and used the platform so they watched…

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Social Media Weekly Roundup 15th March 2017

A crackdown on social bots Fake profiles continue to be an issue which plague the big social media platforms however steps are now being taken to crackdown on these so called ‘social bots’. Indeed, Facebook algorithms continue to focus on what it deems to be authentic content, Twitter is in the process of deleting and…

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Social Media Weekly Roundup 27

We move a step closer to VR on Facebook with the expansion of 3D posts and Snapchat looks to make amends following a disappointing redesign with the introduction of GIF stickers. Facebook is adding new options to support 3D posts Although 3D posts have been available since October 2017, Facebook are taking steps forward to…

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How to share the love on social media this Valentine’s Day

Now that January is over and the festivities of the New Year long forgotten, Valentine’s Day is here to remind us to share the love. This day of celebration and the weeks before are the perfect opportunity to show your followers how much you appreciate their support and how much you love interacting with them.…

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Social Media Roundup 26

The big news this week came from Instagram as they announced changes in their API which will enable users to schedule posts via a third-party platform whilst Facebook continues to try to appeal to and reassure users as it expands its privacy resources and Twitter looks to capitalise on Moments. Instagram will now allow businesses…

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Social Media Weekly Roundup 25

Facebook continues to make waves with the introduction of its new algorithms and there’s plenty of fun to be had with Instagram Stories. Read more now.   Facebook announces new methods to measure page and publisher trust. Most of those who use Facebook to promote their business are still getting their heads around the huge changes…

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Social Media weekly Roundup 24

  There has only been one story this week which has really dominated the social media news and it’s a biggie for anyone using Facebook to promote their business so here’s what you really need to know. Facebook announces changes to its Newsfeed algorithms Throughout 2017 there were mutterings of possible changes to the Facebook…

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Social Media Weekly Roundup 23

It’s been another busy week for Facebook with three new stories released about the platform this week. Facebook tests the ability to cross-post Instagram stories to WhatsApp We said it in our predications for social media trends in 2018 and here is the proof; messaging sites are going to be getting a whole lot more…

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Social Media Round-up Week 21

The end is in sight for engagement baiting posts on Facebook in the same week as they launch their new face recognition tool whilst Twitter look to clamp down on trolls and abuse on their platform. Facebook cracks down on ‘Engagement Baiting’ posts Most people don’t want to see what they consider to be spam…

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Social Media Roundup Week 20

Instagram rolls out the ability to follow hashtags and Twitter introduces ‘Threads’ and video counts. Find out more in our weekly social media roundup. Instagram now lets you follow hashtags   In November we reported that Instagram were trialling a feature which would allow users to follow hashtags and guess what, they’ve now made the…

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