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Social Media News: Fake News Flagging Tool, Clear Facebook History and More

Instagram launched a fake news flagging tool this week. As well as this, Facebook announced new privacy updates and Twitter introduces topic following. Here’s the latest.

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Social Media News: AR Filters Available to All, New Facebook Ad Layouts and Group Shifts

Have you ever wondered how celebrities like Kylie Jenner create their own Instagram Story filters? Well, it’s through a platform called Spark AR and this week Facebook gave everyone access to it.

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Social Media News: Search Bar Ads, AR Filters and Twitter Strategies

Following in the footsteps of other search engines, this week we saw Facebook testing search bar ads. Team that with Instagram’s AR filter testing and Twitter sharing big-name strategies – it’s been a big week.

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Social Media News: Facebook Fined $5 Billion, Q2 Report Findings and Changing Facebook Ads

Prior to releasing their staggering Q2 Report, we saw Facebook fined a record-breaking $5 billion. Instagram’s suspended accounts will now be warned before they’re closed down, and changes to Facebook ads were announced. Here’s the latest in social media news.

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Social Media News: Instagram’s Anti-Bullying Tool, Fan Subscriptions and New App Testing

nstagram’s anti-bullying tool was welcomed by the masses this week. Between screening abusive comments and warning internet trolls about their negative remarks, let’s just say – many brands were gleaming with happiness. Here’s the latest in social media news.

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Social Media News: Instagram Tests ‘Donate’ Profile Button, Turning off Facebook Notifications and Twitter Lists Updates

As we lean into the second half of 2019, social media changes and advancements continue to rise. This week we saw Instagram test their ‘donate’ profile button, Facebook experiment with turning off notifications and Adam

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Social Media News: Stop Motion Video, Facebook Cryptocurrency and IGTV Ideas

From Instagram’s stop motion video testing and a new cryptocurrency for Facebook. To Facebook Business Page tidy ups and Twitter tweaks. Here’s the latest in social media news. Instagram tests stop motion video We can

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Social Media News: New Branded Content Ads, Instagram Message Management for Creators and Lyrics in Stories

New Branded Content Ads will see Influencers in Instagram feeds (even if you’re not following them). iTunes shuts down their social media accounts and sneak peeks of message management for Instagram creator accounts. Here’s the

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Social Media News: Landscape Videos on IGTV, New Facebook Algorithms, Link Sharing for Instagram Stories and More

Are you frustrated that you can’t share your Instagram Stories wherever you gosh darn please? Well, the new link sharing for Instagram Stories is about to change that. Besides this, Instagram announced that IGTV will

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Social Media News: Instagram adds Stories to Explore tab, New Insights for Creator Accounts and More

Have you ever wished you could track who’s unfollowing your accounts (without the dodgy apps)? Well, this week it was leaked that Instagram Creator Accounts will soon have access to exactly that. We also saw

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Social Media News: Instagram Shop, A New Chat Sticker, Instagram Post Reviews and Sunflower Tourism

Group chats from Instagram Stories? Yep, that’s what’s on the horizon with Instagram’s new Chat Sticker, leaked this week. Instagram’s cracking down on fake news and Influencer partnerships in Asia are on the rise. Plus

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Social Media News: Shoppable Influencer Posts, Facebook QR Codes and the F8 Developer Conference Recap

Following the recent F8 Developer Conference, we’ve learned key findings about the future of the social media landscape. On top of this, new tests for shoppable Influencer posts and Facebook QR Code testing meant it

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Social Media News: Instagram Stories Quiz Sticker, 500 Million Facebook Stories Users and More

Following suspicions, this week we saw the launch of the Instagram Stories Quiz Sticker. It’s safe to say that businesses and Instagrammers alike are intrigued by the new feature. Facebook also announced that it crossed

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Social Media News: An Instagram Bug, #FinanceFitness Accounts, Another Global Outage and More

An Instagram bug crawled about this week. Ultimately showing the wrong Instagram Story content to the wrong people – Eep! We’ve seen an uprise in #financial fitness addicts and even a shift for Twitter’s culture.

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Social Media News: Instagram E-Commerce Upgrades, Facebook Ad Issues and April Fools Pranks

Following the crash of Instagram, Whatsapp and Facebook two weeks ago, advertisers are still facing Facebook ad issues. Team this with new Instagram e-commerce features, hilarious April Fools pranks and more. Here’s the latest in

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Social Media News: Instagram Name Swaps, Polls in Instagram Story Ads and Twitter’s prototype release

For marketers, social media managers and business owners, this week’s latest news bring a mixed bag of announcements. From polls in Instagram story ads and Instagram handle swapping, right through to Twitter’s latest release and

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Social Media News: Instagram Story Ads, Pinterest Groups and Instagram Checkout

Pinterest groups leaked, marketers shifting from feed ads to Instagram Story ads and we collate our top hashtag tips for social media managers. Here’s the latest in social media news: Marketers are Shifting to Instagram

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