SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers, Virtual Assistants, and Small Business Owners make sense of all the day to day social media news. Bypass the fluff. Focus on the good stuff.


NEW INSTAGRAM DASHBOARD IN CREATOR STUDIO- WERSM is reporting that Facebook is bringing Instagram into its Creator Studio app alongside its existing Facebook dashboard, in a new tab. โ€ฌOne key ๐Ÿ‘ point is that admins will be able to switch between Facebook or Instagram stats. ๐Ÿ‘ More


PODCAST DISCUSSES FUTURE OF FACEBOOK AND TWITTER- Based on 2019 Q1 Earnings & Results, Michael Stelzner of Social Media Examiner discusses how the 2 platforms are performing and what we can expect to see. ๐Ÿ‘ More


8 INSTAGRAM COLLAGE APPS- Hot, hot, hot. Apps that help you twist, twirl, and blend together images, videos, fun backgrounds, and more await you. Jazz up your client brand stories and feeds. ๐Ÿ‘ More


BRAZIL OFFERS HOT SOCIAL MEDIA MARKET- Just going to provide 3 pieces of info:

  • More than two out of three Brazilians have access to smartphones and the internet
  • Digital advertising continues to grow in double digits
  • E-Commerce, the sharing economy, and home delivery services are booming

Why haven’t you heard more about this? Because:

  • E-Commerce penetration is still low and entire categories are still in their infancy
  • While Brazilians are avid consumers of digital media, they are not yet making many transactions or spending money online

This short piece in the Rio Times provides some more data to consider if you are looking for a new market to promote global service of your client— or yourself as a social media marketer! ๐Ÿ‘ More


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