Social Media News Round-Up: Facebook Updates, Pinterest Shop, and more

Social media news

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.

Social Samosa brings you all the latest Social media news, platform updates and trends dominating the digital ecosystem.

Social media news this week was dominated by Facebook updates such as Favorites & Face Recognition, Pinterest launching Pinterest Shop, and a lot more.

Pinterest to launch Pinterest Shop this holiday season

Pinterest Shop is a hub hand-curated by Pinterest where users can discover small businesses and shop products. Read more here.

YouTube CEO provides final updates for the year

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki outlines the three key priorities of the platform and provides more updates. Read more here.

Snapchat rolls out new Bitmoji feature – Mix and Match

Snap has rolled out a Mix and Match option for Bitmoji on Android and iOS that lets you customize your virtual persona’s clothing on a piece-by-piece basis. Read more here.

How Instagram Explore works

Facebook AI explains how Instagram Explore works and gives a glimpse of its technical nature. Read more here.

All you need to know about recent Facebook Updates

Facebook is providing an option to share Facebook & Instagram Stories to Facebook dating. Here are some key Facebook updates from the week. Read more here.

Instagram to have new Spark AR Studio features and AR capabilities for creators

Spark AR Studio has released new features for Instagram such as target tracking, native slider, templates, and more. Read more here.