Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos- ‪New data portability tool from Facebook will let you transfer your photos and videos to Google Photos. Word is, only available in Ireland right now. ‬But keep an open eye for global roll out in 2020! “Facebook has been toying withContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad”

Social Media Slice for November 4, 2019: Pinterest Rolls Out A New Look On iOS And Android; 5 SEO Strategies for Higher Google Rankings; How to Edit the Facebook Ad Destination URL by Placement

MAIN SLICE 📌 Pinterest Rolls Out A New Look On iOS And Android- Why a new look? To improve the experience for users and more importantly help pins better standout. Like those of your clients. “Pinterest’s new updated look for iOS and Android makes the app more “visual,” bringing personalized recommendations to the forefront ofContinue reading “Social Media Slice for November 4, 2019: Pinterest Rolls Out A New Look On iOS And Android; 5 SEO Strategies for Higher Google Rankings; How to Edit the Facebook Ad Destination URL by Placement”

Social Media Slice for October 31, 2019: Flash Finally Fading; Halloween and Social Media 2019; Use Files App to Scan Docs to iPhone or iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Flash Finally Fading- None of you are still using flash on your client websites, are you? FYI 🙀Google Search will no longer index Flash content that its crawlers find on websites. “In an update on its webmasters blog, Google says it will stop supporting Flash ‘later this year,’ meaning very soon. GoogleContinue reading “Social Media Slice for October 31, 2019: Flash Finally Fading; Halloween and Social Media 2019; Use Files App to Scan Docs to iPhone or iPad”

Social Media Slice for October 29, 2019: Social Media Inspiring More Halloween Purchases; Google Asks Do You Need a Website; Facebook Power 5 Ad Tools

MAIN SLICE 📌 Social Media Inspiring More Halloween Purchases- The National Retail Federation is projecting that Halloween spending will hit $8.8 billion this year  And the way social media drives different groups is a growing factor “Spending hasn’t changed much over the past few years, but we are seeing a noticeable increase in consumers whoseContinue reading “Social Media Slice for October 29, 2019: Social Media Inspiring More Halloween Purchases; Google Asks Do You Need a Website; Facebook Power 5 Ad Tools”

Social Media Slice for October 15, 2019: Instant Reserve Tool for Advertisers; Customizing Facebook Ads Based on Customer Awareness Principles; Google Pixel 4 Features for Business Users

MAIN SLICE 📌 Instant Reserve Tool for Advertisers- Looks like YouTube is testing a reservation service to book ad space now/pay later. Most likely aimed at the big brands, but interesting to see the option. “YouTube’s Instant Reserve made available to ‘hundreds’ of advertisers in early September is similar to upfront TV ad buying andContinue reading “Social Media Slice for October 15, 2019: Instant Reserve Tool for Advertisers; Customizing Facebook Ads Based on Customer Awareness Principles; Google Pixel 4 Features for Business Users”

Social Media Slice for October 3, 2019: LinkedIn Adds New Audience, Targeting, And Reporting Features; Instagram Hashtag Secrets Revealed; Your Password Habits Are Terrible

MAIN SLICE LinkedIn Adds New Audience, Targeting, And Reporting Features- ‪Looking for more reach & insights from LinkedIn? It has just added better audience forecasting & intelligence, new boolean logic in targeting, and more sophisticated reporting to LinkedIn ads in Campaign Manager. ‬ “When asked about which targeting capabilities they wanted, many advertisers chose BooleanContinue reading “Social Media Slice for October 3, 2019: LinkedIn Adds New Audience, Targeting, And Reporting Features; Instagram Hashtag Secrets Revealed; Your Password Habits Are Terrible”

Social Media Slice for September 23, 2019: Google Search Now Lets You Find ‘Key Moments’ Within Videos; Curbing Digital Ad Fraud; Repurposing Facebook Live Video For LinkedIn

MAIN SLICE Google Search Now Lets You Find ‘Key Moments’ Within Videos- Too bad you can’t skim a video like you can with text when you’re looking for specific content. 🤔 Why, yes you can! Thanks to Google timestamps. “For example, when you search for a how-to video with multiple steps, or longer videos likeContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 23, 2019: Google Search Now Lets You Find ‘Key Moments’ Within Videos; Curbing Digital Ad Fraud; Repurposing Facebook Live Video For LinkedIn”

Social Media Slice for September 12, 2019: SnapChat Readies 2020 News Push; Revealing Review of Google Ad Recommendations; How to Create and Manage a Successful LinkedIn Group

MAIN SLICE SnapChat Readies 2020 News Push- SnapChat is creating a dedicated news channel specifically for the 2020 debates. Snapchat wants to be THE place where young people get all of their political news— and candidates see that value. “All of the top-tier candidates as of last week have now launched Snapchat accounts this cycle,Continue reading “Social Media Slice for September 12, 2019: SnapChat Readies 2020 News Push; Revealing Review of Google Ad Recommendations; How to Create and Manage a Successful LinkedIn Group”

Social Media Slice for September 10, 2019: U.S. Small Biz Optimism Declines to Lowest in 5 Months; YouTube Updates Discussed on Podcast; Finding Lost Items with Google Assistant and Tile

MAIN SLICE U.S. Small Biz Optimism Declines to Lowest in 5 Months- Slumping sales amid escalating trade tensions and recession fears have small biz owners worried. It is a time for social media managers to give extra TLC to clients to keep them from cancelling. “The decline of 1.6 points to 103.1 in the NationalContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 10, 2019: U.S. Small Biz Optimism Declines to Lowest in 5 Months; YouTube Updates Discussed on Podcast; Finding Lost Items with Google Assistant and Tile”

Social Media Slice for September 6, 2019: Google Accused of Leaking Personal Data to Advertisers; Pinterest Reveals Top Trending Searches for Fall 2019; Boosting Website Conversion Rates

MAIN SLICE Google Accused of Leaking Personal Data to Advertisers- This news story is a bit technical but worth noting if you want to keep up with social media advertising industry news. The complaint comes from Johnny Ryan, chief policy and industry relations officer of Brave, the maker of a Chromium-based browser rival to GoogleContinue reading “Social Media Slice for September 6, 2019: Google Accused of Leaking Personal Data to Advertisers; Pinterest Reveals Top Trending Searches for Fall 2019; Boosting Website Conversion Rates”