WHAT’S RELEVANT THIS WEEK IN SOCIAL MEDIA
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 current 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 with the latest social media news!
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
Make way for more content coming to Pinterest: today the platform is adding Vevo music videos, which you can search for, share, and watch on Pinterest itself, on your own Pinboards, those of your friends, or on Vevo’s. The companies are not disclosing the financial terms of the deal, a spokesperson for Vevo tells me. This is not the first video integration for Pinterest.
Earlier this year, LinkedIn opened up its publishing platform to everyone, enabling people to post content beyond simple status updates and links. You may be wondering who’s actually seeing your posts. According to LinkedIn, members who have published at least one article on the company’s publishing platform have an average of 1,049 1st degree connections and 42 followers.
Facebook’s Messenger app, which has shifted the social network’s instant-messaging features off the main mobile app and onto its own standalone program, has found its niche – among critics. App Annie, an analytics-tracking site that gathers the collective wisdom of app users, shows that Facebook’s Messenger app has received nearly 59,000 one-star ratings.
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