The world of social media is always renewing itself in some way or another. With frequent updates and resurfacing content, it can be hard to keep up with on a daily basis. It’s important to stay informed of the curent issues and trends so that your social media presence stays relevant. Using social media is one thing, but using it well is the key to online success. Stay updated and stay informed with the latest social media news!
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
Just more than a week after Twitter introduced two-step verification, LinkedIn has followed suit.LinkedIn announced in a blog post Friday that users on the social network for professionals now have the option to enable two-step verification via SMS text message to protect their accounts. For more on this story, click here!
A California judge has rejected Google’s petition to dismiss more than a dozen secretive Federal Bureau of Investigation requests for users’ data. The requests, called National Security Letters (NSL), come without a judge’s warrant and usually include a gag order preventing recipients from discussing them publicly. Click here to read more!
Tumblr’s creative director and fifth employee, Jacob Bijani, has left the company less than two weeks after it was acquired by Yahoo. In a post to his personal Tumblt, Bijani writes that he plans to take some time off “to digest the last few years” and that he has “about a dozen different projects planned” — projects, we assume, he’ll want to get started after that break. More on this story here.
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