Facebook aims to keep its News Feed interesting and personalized to each user.
Its latest changes, announced last week, introduce new tools to control what shows up at the top of the News Feed.
The new tools will allow you to select favorite friends and Pages. Posts from these favorites will show up at the top of your News Feed so you’ll always be up to date on their latest…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on July 17, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
We spend a lot of time on Social Image talking about Facebook and Google.
These are two online giants, and they can form the central pillars of almost any successful social media marketing efforts.
That doesn’t mean, however, that we should forget about the other social media networks out there. With over 70 million users, Pinterest is a force to be reckoned with and is worth consideration as part of any social media…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on July 11, 2015 at 4:30am — No Comments
Part of Instagram’s charm lies in its simplicity: just snap a picture, choose a filter, and post it. There’s no complicated editing, and the simple square formatting makes everything uniform across the app. However, some people have complained the Instagram’s small photo size and low resolution is behind the times. This week, Instagram is poised to meet that criticism with the roll-out…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on July 8, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
For immediate release
1. July, 2015
Images are a central part of any successful online marketing campaign.
More and more, studies are showing that social media posts that include images are much more effective than simple text posts.
It’s easy to understand why: a great picture draws attention and gets a message across much more quickly than a block of text can.
Online, this translates to more views, more…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 24, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
If you’ve ever taken a group picture at a party, family reunion, graduation, wedding, or other occasion, you’ve probably stood there holding a fake smile as the group took pictures using 8 different phones and cameras.
Everyone wants to have a copy of the picture, so everyone takes a picture on their own device. Facebook is trying to simplify this process with Moments, a new app introduced last…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 22, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Twitter is known as a platform people use to post up-to-the-minute updates about both personal activities and important current events.
When controversial events come up, we’re used to seeing celebrity responses through Twitter.
If you want minute-to-minute updates on a developing story, you can keep an eye on tweets from your favorite reporter.…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 19, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments
This week Facebook is rolling out a change to its algorithm that will take into consideration the amount of time users spend looking at a post.
In the past, Facebook’s algorithm has used likes, comments, and shares as its primary measures of user engagement.
These factors are the primary measurements in determining what gets pushed to the top of users’ News Feeds. In a…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 14, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Since Facebook acquired Instagram in 2012, it has only experimented with limited advertising.
This year, that will change. On Tuesday Instagram announced that it will be expanding its advertising program by opening up the app to all advertisers.
This means that a lot more ads are coming to the average Instagram feed.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 5, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
For immediate release
1. June, 2015
Danish social media expert Social Image has been named a Google Partner.
Google Partners are an elite group of online marketing companies that are trusted by Google to provide their clients with expert advice and services. By officially becoming a Google Partner, Social Image has gained a highly respected title and access to new tools to deliver even greater services to their…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 1, 2015 at 2:30am — No Comments
Lolly Daskal, the President and CEO of Lead From Within, recently shared a hugely popular post on Inc.com called Harsh Truths That Will Improve Your Life Instantaneously. Like a lot of folks who read her article, I was inspired.
Here are nine harsh truths form the article about business. These things may not be fun to hear or think about, as Lolly notes, but they can…Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on May 27, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments
Facebook has been working consistently to become a giant in not only social media, but media as a whole.
The latest manifestation of this goal is Instant Articles, a platform that integrates written content into Facebook for faster loading times and an enhanced reading experience.
The new publishing platform is designed to create a seamless reading experience for users, particularly mobile users, and opens up a new…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 25, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Facebook’s users visit far more frequently than those of other social networks, according to a survey.
GWI found that 54 percent of Facebook users visit the social network more than once per day, compared with 30 percent for Twitter, 28 percent for …Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on May 20, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
In 2013 Facebook launched Internet.org, an ambitious project to bring free internet to underserved parts of the world.
However, in the past month Internet.org has faced severe criticism from both users and digital liberty advocates. These critics are primarily concerned with issues of net neutrality, equality, and security.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 20, 2015 at 5:00am — No Comments
Google has long been on the forefront of promoting a better mobile online user experience.
On Tuesday of last week, Google AdWords continued this trend by announcing a number of updates that aim to improve AdWords’ functionality for mobile searches.
Jerry Dischler, the VP of AdWords Product Management, announced new features that target popular industries, improving ads related to automotive, hotel, and mortgage services.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 11, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Today is the age of online video.
Video websites and apps such as Youtube and Vine are extremely popular, and websites that weren’t traditionally centered on video, such as Facebook and Instagram, are getting in on the video action too.
New video apps, such as Meerkat and Periscope, have taken off incredibly quickly. Your business can take advantage of the popularity of video by incorporating it into your marketing strategy.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 4, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments
On Monday, Facebook Messenger gained a big addition: video.
Over the past few months, Facebook has been making big changes to Messenger, starting by enabling peer-to-peer payments and then by opening the app up to third-party developers.
All of these efforts reflect Facebook’s goal to make Messenger more than just an add-on text messaging app for Facebook; they want it to be a staple of communication for smartphone users…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on April 28, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
We talk a lot about Facebook’s algorithm and News Feed policies, but we don’t often think a lot about what the Facebook moderators are doing behind the scenes.
Facebook moderators check through Facebook content to filter out inappropriate, graphic, and illegal content.
Without the hard work of the moderators, Facebook would not be the place that so many of us love. This…Continue
Apple Watch became available for preorder in the U.S. on Friday, and in the first day 957,000 people placed orders.
This caused many models to be sold out within about half an hour for the initial launch date of April 24th.
Preorders placed later in the day were given estimated delivery dates as far back as June and July. At the moment, all Apple Watches are sold out for the next 4-6 weeks.
It seems like a resounding success for Apple, with a…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on April 14, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
In recent months Facebook has been making efforts to give users more ways to create, view, and share videos. These efforts include making Facebook videos embeddable and a plan to create 360° videos.
The latest update from Facebook is a new app called Riff.
Riff is a collaborative video app that lets users create short video…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on April 6, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
A blog can be one of the most useful tools for social media marketing. It will help your brand engage with more people, establish your authority, and help you to build a sense of community. If you’re not seeing a lot of traffic on your blog, however, you might feel as if your efforts are going to waste. The following tips will help you to get more views on your blog. Remember, however, that numbers aren’t everything. You don’t just want high numbers of views and visitors; you want visitors…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on March 30, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments