Twitter lets you avoid trolls by muting new users and strangers

 When trolls barge into people’s notifications with offensive replies or user names, those legitimate users might not keep coming back to Twitter. So today the company rolled out new tools to help you silence the riff-raff. Read More Social – TechCrunch

4 things missing in your app that are costing you users

How do you stop users from abandoning your app? Columnist Polly Alluf shares four tactics that will help turn things around and keep your users engaged. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

A group of Twitter users is suing Trump for blocking them

 In a lawsuit filed today, a small cluster of Twitter users is suing the president for blocking them on the platform. The case, brought forward by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, argues that by blocking the users the Trump administration is in fact suppressing speech. Read More Social – TechCrunch

Another lawsuit targets President Trump, this time for blocking Twitter users

(Reuters) — A free-speech group on Tuesday sued U.S. President Donald Trump for blocking Twitter users from his @realDonaldTrump account, arguing the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The lawsuit, brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University in New York and joined by seven individual Twitter users, claims Trump blocked a number of accounts whose owners replied to […]

Instagram should let users save and share their photo preferences

 While the world waits for Instagram to launch a location-sharing feature à la Snapchat, it’s worth wondering about the potential arrival of something far more simple and obvious: user-preset filters. Instagram now allows you to prioritize your favorite filters at the beginning of the list and leave the ones that you don’t use often at […]

Facebook's Rolling Out its Free Wi-Fi Detection Map to All Users

Facebook’s giving all users access to its Wi-Fi detection tool – which could present a new opportunity for businesses. Social Media Today RSS

Facebook Passes 2 Billion Monthly Active Users, Adds Tools to Celebrate

Facebook has passed another audience milestone, reaching 2 billion active users. Social Media Today RSS

Facebook now has 2 billion monthly users… and responsibility

 Thirteen years after launching and less than five years after hitting 1 billion, Facebook now has 2 billion monthly active users. If getting to 1 billion was about building a product, and getting to 2 billion was about building a user base, Facebook’s responsibility is to build empathy between us at it reaches for 3 […]

Facebook passes 2 billion monthly active users

Facebook, the social network created in a Harvard University dorm room in 2004, now has more than 2 billion users around the world. The achievement was announced today in a Facebook post by CEO Mark Zuckerberg to his 92 million followers. For context, the U.S. Census Population Clock says there are about 7.4 billion people […]

Facebook's Adding New Profile Image Tools to Protect Users from Identity Theft and Misuse

Facebook is adding new tools which will prevent users from misusing your profile image. Social Media Today RSS