Social Media in the News

In the News

By GaryVee, HUSTLERS DIGEST


  Instagram Stories’ audience grows and introduces Live video replays

Instagram Stories’ daily active users has increased to 250 million as a result of many new features to encourage people to shoot videos. Most recently, Instagram created a feature that allows users to have the option to share Live videos on their Instagram Story for 24 hours before it disappears. Read more: TechCrunch, The Verge


 Snapchat’s original shows and ads gain $100M from

Highlights from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC)

Highlights from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC)

By GaryVee, HUSTLERS DIGEST

  • Apple announced the Siri-powered HomePod, a direct competitor to both Amazon Alexa devices and Google Home
  • iPhones will include built-in augmented reality (AR) technology
  • The App Store will be redesigned to improve discoverability
  • Apple TV will include Amazon in its list of 50 partners
  • Apple Watch will incorporate Siri

Social Media in the News June 2017

Social Media in the News June 2017

by GaryVee, HUSTLER’S DIGEST

Snapchat launches Custom Stories; Snapchatters can now create publicly-curated Custom Stories via the “Create Story” icon located in the top right corner of the Stories page. Users can select who can add to and see the Story in addition to setting up a geofence for where the Story is visible.

Instagram launches Location & Hashtag Stories; Location Stories are located at the top of the Explore section and feature