#SocialSkim: Facebook Bets Big on Original Shows, Instagram as New LinkedIn: 12 Stories This Week

Facebook inks original-video pact and massive e-sports deal; young workers use Instagram to evaluate workplaces; Snapchat’s Custom Stories perfect for branded events; Facebook tests food delivery; Instagram gives brands more engagement than Facebook… Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Instagram Adds Links in DMs, New Image Sharing Options and New Objectives for Stories Ads

Instagram has added some new features to their direct messaging option, and new objectives for Stories ads Social Media Today RSS

People are sharing their amazing love stories after Taiwan’s same-sex marriage ruling

In a landmark development on Wednesday (May 24), Taiwan’s top court issued a ruling that would pave the way for the island to become the first territory in Asia to legalise same-sex marriage.  10 of the top court’s 14 judges voted to rule that marriage should not be restricted to a man and a woman. […]

Instagram Adds Search Options for Stories, by Hashtag and Location

Instagram’s adding new tools to enable users to find Stories content, based on location or hashtag. Social Media Today RSS

Marketing Day: Instagram’s Location, Hashtag Stories, Facebook video ads & more

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

#SocialSkim: Facebook Outpacing LinkedIn for B2B, All About Google Lens: 12 Stories This Week

This week: A radical shift pitting Facebook against LinkedIn as the professional’s social network; a search revolution with Google Lens; Instagram vs. Snapchat with face filters; Facebook’s war against clickbait and fake live videos; Twitter’s new privacy features; chatbots in search results… Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Medium now offers audio versions of its stories for members

Medium is hoping to sweeten the pot in order to get you to become a paying member. The publishing platform provider said that members will now be provided an audio version of every “exclusive, member-funded story” along with some additional selections chosen by the company’s editorial team. More than 50 stories are now available as […]

Instagram’s Kevin Weil says Instagram Stories are just one part of the product

 Instagram’s head of product Kevin Weil came to Disrupt in New York to introduce selfie filters for Instagram Stories — read more about the new feature here. You can now choose between eight filters to add koala nose and ears to your face and more. This was clearly inspired by Snapchat, and Weil is aware […]

Instagram tests Location Stories

 Instagram wants to let you see everything going on somewhere right now. TechCrunch has discovered that Instagram is testing a new Location Stories feature that compiles publicly shared Instagram Stories posts tagged with a location sticker. Users can then visit that business, landmark or place’s Instagram page and watch a slideshow Story of posts from […]

#SocialSkim: Facebook’s Netflix-Like Shows, Algo Change; Snapchat’s Scary Slump: 10 Stories This Week

Facebook eyes original TV-like shows for this summer; Snapchat scares investors, releases suite of new features to combat Instagram; Facebook’s latest algorithm change; Instagram eyes global markets; the niche social media platform trend. Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content