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The latest updates from the world of social media

The latest updates from the world of social media

Recently, it seems as though the biggest names in social media have simply been sharing (or in some cases stealing) each other’s ideas and features. For example, take a look at this article over at Recode to see the similarities and differences between the recent ‘innovations’ of the major networks. Even so, this doesn’t mean to say that today’s social media landscape is slowing down or becoming stale. Nearly every month you can be guaranteed that at least one platform [...]

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Will Ello be the next major social network?

Will Ello be the next major social network?

Even though the current crop of social networks provide plenty opportunities to target consumers, communicate with customers and improve conversions, some businesses have become disillusioned with increasingly restrictive and expensive communities. With sites including Facebook making high-levels of organic reach a lot harder to achieve, it seems like the best way to target relevant users is by paying for promotion and advertising. However, a new social sphere is causing quite a stir and it has appeared from out of nowhere. [...]

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Facebook extends Audience Network availability

Facebook extends Audience Network availability

After its initial introduction in April 2014, Facebook’s Audience Network has now been formally launched and extended to more developers and publishers. The service, which has been optimised to improve performance over the past few months, helps businesses monetise their mobile apps by showing Facebook ads to their audience. The Audience Network is simply a tool to connect smartphone and tablets apps to the 1.5 million active advertisers currently using the social network. Proven success In an attempt to get more publishers [...]

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Which social network is best for your business?

Which social network is best for your business?

Regardless of your business’s size, sector or standing, having some sort of social media presence is absolutely crucial. Along with the ability to reach out to consumers, these platforms and channels can also be incredible marketing tools too. Social networks reach 8 out of 10 Internet users and account for 23 per cent of all time spent online. What’s more, 74 per cent of marketers saw an increase in website traffic after spending just 6 hours per week on social [...]

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What you need to know about Facebook’s ever-changing news feed

What you need to know about Facebook’s ever-changing news feed

As you’re no doubt already aware, the power, potential, influence and impact of social media is immense. Not only have these all-encompassing networks revolutionised the way we communicate with friends and family, they also provide unique insights into breaking news, current affairs and even political revolutions. But to keep up with its transformation from a social sphere to content conglomerate, one of our favourite networks has recently received notable revisions and adjustments. Facebook is altering the way we view and [...]

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