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07/11/2014
by Administrator UpSocial
Facebook ends its experiment with the alternative ‘explore’ news feed
UpSocial - 03/02/2018

Facebook is ending its short-lived (and misguided) experiment with the alternative news feed feature called "Explore." In a blog post today, Facebook had of news feed Adam Mosseri wrote: We constantly try out new...

Twitter launches Bookmarks, a private way to save tweets
UpSocial - 03/01/2018

Twitter today is publicly launching its "Bookmarks" feature, which has been in testing since late last year, following the company's HackWeek project dubbed #SaveForLater. A desire to save content for later reading...

Improving Page Insights to Help Businesses Understand the Results that Matter Most
UpSocial - 02/12/2018

usinesses expect metrics to give them a clear understanding of the outcomes that matter most. And as our principles outline, we're always improving our marketing solutions and investing in what works best for people....

Facebook Watch will open for bloggers and be able to compete with YouTube
UpSocial - 02/07/2018

Facebook is talking about expanding its TV-like service, Watch, into a rival to Google's YouTube by opening the platform to more individual creators, according to several people familiar with the plans. This would...

The use of stories in Instagram
UpSocial - 02/01/2018

Stories are a relatively new format of Instagram. This photo and video, which disappear after 24 hours. They can be interesting for seven reasons: Stories are much easier to fall into the recommendations section...

Instagram is testing a new text-only option in Stories
UpSocial - 01/18/2018

Instagram is testing a new "Type" feature within Stories for users to share text-based messages as an alternative to photos or video, as reported by The Next Web . Though this was originally spotted last...

Zuckerberg promised that there will be more messages from friends in the Facebook than media and brand publications
UpSocial - 01/12/2018

One of our big focus areas for 2018 is making sure the time we all spend on Facebook is time well spent. We built Facebook to help people stay connected and bring us closer together with the people that matter to...

Instagram is testing Direct, a standalone messaging app that replaces the current inbox
UpSocial - 12/07/2017

Instagram is testing a standalone app for private messages called Direct, a first step toward possibly toward removing messaging features from the core app. Direct, which opens to the camera in the same way Snapchat...

Introducing Stories Highlights and Stories Archive
UpSocial - 12/05/2017

Today we're introducing two new tools that let you hold on to your favorite moments from Instagram Stories and share them in ways that help you express yourself. Stories Highlights is a new part of your profile where...

YouTube is launching its own take on Stories with a new video format called ‘Reels’
UpSocial - 11/30/2017

Even YouTube is adding Stories. The popular format introduced by Snapchat, then adopted by Instagram, Skype, Facebook, Messenger and even some dating apps , is now making its way to YouTube as a new feature the...