Metaverse this, Metaverse that…unless you’ve been somewhere with no internet activity, chances are you’ve seen articles, blogs, social media posts, and news stories about Facebook’s transformation *ahem*, ascension into Meta. As in, an all-powerful digital world where people can do everything they do in real life, only with Virtual Reality headsets and other fun stuff. It feels like we’re in the early days of Ready … Continue reading So…what’s a metaverse anyway?
They often say, “Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery”. Facebook has now launched a Reels feature for its US-based – a whopping 250 million people. This new feature has notably popped up once TikTok announced crossing one billion users on their platform. Seems a little convenient doesn’t it? Well, it is. This is part of an ongoing pattern that is more identified with Instagram … Continue reading Facebook Reels, you mean Instagram Reels? Oh wait, you mean TikTok – right?
You know what they say, “Emojis really are the new hieroglyphics.” Almost every year, we receive multiple updates from social media and tech platforms with the latest and improved emojis to fit our communication needs. Need to express how much you love someone? There’s an emoji for that. Do you want to let someone know how much you’re craving pizza? There’s also an emoji for … Continue reading Facebook Emojis Are Here!
Insights have been an integral part of social media for Creators and Brands alike, so it’s huge news that Instagram has finally rolled out access to new insights that will help users evaluate the performance of their content on the platform! Based on feedback from creators and businesses, Instagram is launching insights for Reels and Live, and this is what you will find: Reels Insights … Continue reading Instagram Introduces New Insights for Reels and Live
Pizza is great and all, but have you ever tried not stressing about anything because you’ve got your content covered for at least the next two weeks? Seriously! If you’re managing a social media account, then you know that there’s nothing more freeing than blocking an hour or so each week to scheduling your content and then relaxing in the knowledge that your posts will … Continue reading How to Grow Your Followers: Keep a Post in Advance
Yes, Social Media is fun. Communicating with friends and families, connecting with like-minded individuals, and keeping up with crazy trends. What’s not to like? Behind what seems to be all fun and games, serious things such as abuse, misinformation, bullying, and such happen on a daily basis- especially in the comments section! Of course, this is no secret and we all know for sure that … Continue reading Social Media Platforms are Stepping up Their Community Protection
Facebook has announced that it has added two new destinations to its data portability options for when users want to move their data from the social network. According to TechCrunch, Product Manager Hadi Michel said that the new data transfer tool gives users more clarity on what they can share to which platforms. They mentioned that users can launch multiple transfers, with better fine-grain control … Continue reading Facebook Allows Users to Move Images to Photobucket and Event Listings to Google Calendar
So TikTok just introduced its new feature TikTok Stories, where you can finally post vertical video content to share with your followers and then disappear after 24 hours. Hmm, now where have we heard that before? Oh, right! Surprise, surprise, it’s yet another case of copycats in the tech and social media industry, where the most popular platforms are stealing ideas from each other. Back … Continue reading Is Social Media Innovation Dead?
Big shoutout to the first person who thought of Content Calendars! Randomly creating content on a daily basis with no direction or purpose is not only time-consuming, but it can also be exhausting, ineffective, and often forgettable to the audience as it can lack thought behind the post. Before we dive deep, let’s start at the beginning. A social media content calendar is a document … Continue reading How to Grow Your Followers: Keep a Consistent Content Calendar
Looks like TikTok can’t take a break. YouTube is about to enter the social game. The online video sharing and social media platform owned by Google announced its newest feature, YouTube Shorts. Shorts is a new short-form video experience for creators and artists who want to shoot short, catchy videos using nothing but their mobile phones, which is its competitor to TikTok. An early beta … Continue reading YouTube Shorts: A New Way to Watch & Share Content