content

Tag

Twitter Knows What Apps You’re using Twitter has been trying to send more targeted ads into your social feed for a while now but it’s latest approach might just the most intrusive yet. Twitter has revealed that their mobile app will soon start tracking what other apps you’ve dowloaded to your…

Read More

Facebook Says Thanks With Christmas (and thanksgiving if you’re across the pond) just around the corner Facebook have announced a new tool to let users pull together personalised video cards to share with their friends. Say Thanks uses a combination of pre-built themes and user posts and photos that can…

Read More

YouTube Consider Paid, Ad-Free Subscriptions YouTube are considering giving viewers the option to watch ad-free videos for a monthly subscription fee marking a big change from the advertising-only approach. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki says “YouTube right now is ad-supported, which is great because it has enabled us to scale to a…

Read More

Friend to Friend Payments Through Facebook Facebook Messenger is all set up to allow friends to send each other money according to screenshots taken by Stanford student Andrew Aude. After adding debit card details in Messenger, or using an existing one on file with Facebook friends can send payments…

Read More

Say Hello to #Ello   While still in Beta, all eyes were on new social network Ello last week – Ello doesn’t sell ads or data about you to third parties – not that it’s stopped brands trying to get in on the action, Sonos were actually the first brand on Ello….

Read More

UK Instagram Ads To Launch In Weeks Instagram has announced that in the next few weeks sponsored posts will be available to UK advertisers. Ads will be rolled out slowly to start with, companies with existing large audiences and high engagement will be the first to have access before…

Read More

Apple Reveals iPhone 6 All eyes were on Apple on Tuesday as they unveiled  the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus (its first phablet) and the Apple Watch. Reviews (and parodies) were mixed – CEO Tim Cook also revealed a new mobile-payments platform, Apple Pay, which will be compatible only with the new iPhones and, when it…

Read More

  Launched earlier this summer the new Twitter Analytics Dashboard has opened up real time Tweet measurement. Finally.   Up until now your tweet’s impact was measured largely by how many retweets and favourites it received – while this will still be visible, the new Twitter Analytics dashboard will…

Read More

Twitter Analytics Available For All Users Twitter has made it’s analytics dashboard available for all users – previously only available to advertisers all users will now be able to see just how engaging their tweets are. While Twitter doesn’t rely on an algorithm no doubt users will be interested…

Read More

Barbie Joins Instagram Earlier in the year Barbie put her business head on and set up her own Linkedin account– and now she’s got filters and selfies in her sight with a new Instagram account for fans to follow her every adventure. The official feed has been set up…

Read More