On September 28th the Facebook website and app went down for most users.
This was the third Facebook outage over the past few weeks. Facebook users took refuge in other social media websites to get their fix of viral content and to vent their frustration.
While Facebook is back up and running smoothly again now, the absences make us curious about what happened and whether it’s likely to happen again.…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on October 2, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Over the past couple of years, Instagram has seen almost meteoric growth.
In December of last year, we reported that Instagram had passed 300 million users.
Now, less than a year later, the app has grown to over 400 million active monthly users. Instagram announced the new milestone in a…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on September 23, 2015 at 8:30pm — No Comments
For years, many Facebook users have demanded a dislike button to counter the site’s famous like button.
It’s been a frequent topic of debate, and we’ve written about the possibility of Facebook developing one before.
Finally, Facebook has announced something concrete about new button options. In a Q&A session on the…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on September 22, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Social media profiles are often your first opportunity to make an impression. They are important.
They are the first thing people see, and often they are connected to your brand - both company and personal.
So do a checkup on all pictures. use the right sizes for best presentation.
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on September 20, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
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Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on September 18, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
Facebook is adding new tools to help businesses show Facebook users their products and services right on their Facebook Pages.
It’s part of Facebook’s strategy to keep users on Facebook by including more native features.
For businesses, it might be a great way to showcase what they offer and to increase conversions from Facebook.…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on September 11, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
On September 2nd, Twitter announced that it is expanding its self-service ads platform to more than 200 different countries and territories.
Previously available in only 33 countries, the platform will now be open to small and medium-sized businesses around the world and in 15 languages.
Twitter Ads offers businesses tools such as…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on September 4, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Adobe’s Flash has been in a steady decline lately, and Google’s latest announcement may be the final nail in the coffin.
On August 27th, Google AdWords announced, “Chrome will begin pausing many Flash ads by default to improve performance for users” starting on September 1st.
This means that most Flash content on a website, such as Flash ads, will automatically…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 28, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Eighty-nine percent of customers will stop doing business with a company after receiving poor customer service.
How does this happen? It’s simple: Customers are leaving companies where management doesn’t take the time to understand their needs.[/tweetable]
The last thing any business owner wants is for his or her business to lose a customer because they were unable to deal with their angry complaint, so in this…
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on August 27, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
Do you remember Facebook Notes?
In the early days of Facebook, Notes was a popular feature for text posts that were too long to fit in a status update.
People used Notes to share longer stories with their friends and to fill out light-hearted quizzes. Since then, Notes has fallen largely into disuse, and it hasn’t seen a major upgrade in years.
However, it appears that Facebook is now testing a new design for…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 25, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
For immediate release
21 August 2015
Danish social media company Social Image has announced a partnership with ShortStack, an American company specializing in social media ad campaigns. The goal of this partnership is to provide Danish advertisers with excellent landing pages through ShortStack’s services.
The partnership, acknowledged by ShortStack VP Adam Hemler and Social Image CEO…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 20, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Facebook’s collection of apps looks like it will be getting bigger soon.
Business Insider recently reported that Facebook is currently testing a stand-alone news mobile app.
The app appears to be similar to Twitter. Users will be able to subscribe to publications and topics that interest them, and the app will provide short news updates with links to full…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 18, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
If you’ve spent any time on YouTube, you’ve probably seen a handful of videos with a count of 301+ views.
This view count, which became famous as one of YouTube’s quirks, was used as a placeholder while YouTube verified views on popular videos.
But no more: YouTube is getting rid of the 301+ view count in favor of an up-to-date count that will more accurately track verified views.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 10, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments
This summer, Facebook has been making moves. In the last couple of months alone, the social network announced at least seven newsworthy announcements.
Let me know if I’m wrong, but that has to be some kind of record. If not, kudos anyway, Facebook. We love the progress.…
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on August 5, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
A little more than a year ago, Facebook launched its own video platform, and Facebook video has been on the rise ever since.Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 3, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments
It has been less than four years since the death of Steve Jobs in 2011, but writers and film-makers are already clamoring to tell his life story.
Next January Universal Studios and Legendary Pictures will release Steve Jobs, a film based on the popular biography of Jobs by Walter Isaac.
The movie is directed by Danny Boyle with Michael Fassbender in the title role.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on July 27, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments
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
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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