#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

This Is How to Build Links Now: 10 Data-Backed Tips

Link building is hard. And it should be. Links are supposed to be granted editorially, not something anybody with can buy in bulk. Search ranking survey data via Moz But links became a commodity once every SEO and his cousin learned that links are the most important Google ranking factor. Quality? Pffft! Quantity was all […]

Looking for a marketing automation platform? This guide takes the guesswork out.

All new for 2017, MarTech Today’s B2B Marketing Automation Platforms: A Marketer’s Guide is the source for the latest trends, opportunities and challenges facing the market for marketing automation tools. This 44-page report includes: profiles of 14 leading vendors pricing charts and… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing […]

5 bots to try this week: Karrueche, Eclipse, Andromeda, PooBot, and Trivia Blast

Here are the five most popular bots this past week, as they appear on Botlist. Give them a try and let us know what you think. 5. Trivia Blast The game is simple! 1. Play the Bot: Choose a topic and answer 7 questions. 2. Climb the ranks to become the Top Player in the world: […]

Trump and Netanyahu didn’t want this selfie, but it happened anyway

The might of two world leaders was not enough to withstand the desperate need for an instantly viral selfie.  United States President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were walking along at the Ben Gurion Airport in Israel on Monday when an Israeli politician stepped in with a ready smartphone. SEE ALSO: Stephen […]

5 Facebook Updates and Tests Spotted This Week

Here are five new features being tested or rolled out by Facebook. Social Media Today RSS

5 bots to try this week: Spider-Man, Discord Dungeons, Beam, Pizza Bottle, and Kim Kardashian

Here are the five most popular bots this past week, as they appear on Botlist. Give them a try and let us know what you think.   5. Kim Kardashian Talk to Kim Kardashian and ask anything you want! Available on Messenger   4. Pizza Bottle The best slice of the internet. Available on Messenger   […]

#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

There are now more people on this Chinese platform than on Twitter

You’ve probably never heard of this platform, but it’s already surpassed Twitter in terms of users.  According to Weibo’s first quarter results, it has a whopping 340 million active monthly users, a 30% increase from its previous year.  SEE ALSO: Chinese travellers are cutting up their United Mileage cards in anger Twitter has around 328 […]

Instagram on copying Snapchat: “This is the way the tech industry works”

 “I think it would frankly be silly of us if we were to say “Oh see that good idea over there that’s actually fulfilling a need people have to share more moments of their life, oh because one person did that we can’t even go near that idea.” That’s Instagram’s VP of Product Kevin Weil’s […]