Social Media Platforms are constantly evolving and updating with newer features to increase relevance and stickiness for users, brands, and businesses. Here is our weekly roundup of Social Media News this week.
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Social Media News this week was dominated by Twitter launching Timing is Everything, a tool for publishers, Facebook’s new section called Tributes for memorialized accounts, and a lot more.
Snapchat updates Explore with new advertising tools and insights
Snapchat Explore, providing insights on Snap Advertising options and solutions is updated with new tools and comprehensions. Read more here.
Facebook rolls out a new section called Tributes, for memorialized accounts
Facebook rolled out a new feature for memorialized accounts, called Facebook Tributes, a section letting users post messages in a section separate from the profile’s timeline. Read more here.
Facebook redesigns Pages with a neater look
Facebook has rolled out a new page design with two columns instead of three for Facebook Pages. One column holds information about the page and the other shows a feed of recent posts. Read more here.
Twitter launches Timing is Everything, an insights tool for publishers
Twitter Timing is Everything, shows data displaying engagement of your video content, providing more insights for you to choose the best time(s) to post to gain the highest engagement. Read more here.
#Report 57.8% of youth in Tamil Nadu use Twitter to express opinions and be heard
Twitter India, as part of its youth engagement initiative #PowerOf18, unveiled new research findings today specific to the youth sentiment in Tamil Nadu on social media and the elections at the Asian College of Journalism in Chennai. Read more here.