A small feature, but it will certainly show you who is actually using Instagram and who is just auto-posting. When you are having a direct message conversation, Instagram will now highlight when the other person was last on Instagram. The good news is that you can switch it off if you would like to.
When will Facebook/Instagram stop copying Snapchat? When someone takes a screenshot of your post, you will be notified as the content creator. I mentioned this new feature to my 15-year-old daughter and she “high fived” me, exclaiming that this was a great new function and she can’t wait to get it on her Instagram account.
If you are an administrator of a rather dormant LinkedIn Group, then you may be interested to know how to breathe new life into your community. If you are a member of a group, you will start to see group activity in your notifications tab, and they are also rolling out the ability to add
Ask yourself “Why should people follow me?” If you are not sure of the answer then it may be time to ask your audience. Perhaps add a poll question to your Facebook page, or send out a survey (via Survey Monkey) and find out the reasons why people are following you. We recently asked the
If you do not want to get left behind then it is time to start embracing video. Even LinkedIn is encouraging its users to upload native video now, which is a huge turning point for this professional social media site. According to Social Media Examiner, 79% of website traffic will be driven by video by
We have been seeing a real decline in the reach on Facebook posts that have been using an external posting system so we decided to split test the same post and see if there was a significant difference using the internal scheduling system on Facebook, compared to using eClincher (the social media management tool that
Less is often more. Please do not post something on a social media channel just to tick a box. Sharing a few times a week on a platform such as LinkedIn or even Facebook may suit your audience better than posting irrelevant content every day. To give you focus on what you should be sharing
This feature was introduced in January 2018 allows you to follow a hashtag in a similar way to following a person on Instagram. Simply search for a hashtag, click on the results to reveal the page and click follow. This also means that it is more important than ever to use hashtags in your Instagram
In January 2018 Facebook introduced a new addition to their algorithm which penalises content that says “tag a friend” in this post. This change is being rolled out, but rest assured, we will start seeing less and less of these types of posts in our newsfeed. This new algorithm change is called “Engagement Bait”. Facebook
LinkedIn users in the US, UK and India are now able to connect with mentors to help coach them with their career development. This is a good opportunity for Recruitment Business owners, business coaches, etc. to register as a mentor. Click here to find out more.