Social Media Mavens

From Facebook to Twitter, Google+ to LinkedIn, social media is here to stay. Discover the best practices for the emerging channel with WM’s Social Media Mavens.

WhatsApp Desktop App Now Available

Facebook-owned WhatsApp is now available as a desktop app for Windows 8+ and Mac OS 10.9+. The desktop app is synced with a user’s WhatsApp account on their mobile device, enabling users to seamlessly leverage the messaging service...

Periscope Makes Broadcasts Permanent

Live video broadcasting app Periscope has made some pretty significant updates to its platform, including making broadcasts permanent. Previously, broadcasts were only saved on Periscope for 24 hours. With the update, however, broadcasts...

7 Reactions to Instagram’s Redesign

Everyone has an opinion when a brand implements a redesign, and usually there is both positive and negative feedback. For worldwide brands like Instagram, however, those opinions come in tenfold. Instagram introduced a new look earlier...

Step Into the Tumblr Labs

The Tumblr Labs have opened, which is a new service that lets user test out experiments from the blogging platform. To volunteer for the service, users must visit their “Labs” settings on the Web and flip the switch on...

Sign In With Slack

Slack is dabbling in social login, as the enterprise social network has unveiled a new feature called “Sign in with Slack.” The feature provides users with a way to sign up for apps with their Slack identity. With the feature...

Twitter Improves Account Discovery

Twitter is making it easier for users to find new people and accounts to follow on its social network with the launch of its new “Connect” tab. The Connect tab displays a detailed list of accounts that the social network...

F8 Roundup & 13 More Social Updates – April 2016 Social Snapshot

Facebook dominated the headlines in April, in part because of the social network’s annual F8 Developer Conference that took part in the first half of the month. F8 has come to be known for its big announcements, which this year...

Study: Digital is the Best Way to Market to Women

The digital approach is likely the best approach when marketing to women according to recent research from people-based digital marketing and customer acquisition provider Fluent. The “Marketing to Women: 2016” report sheds...

Trapit Adds a CMS to Its Social Selling Platform

Social selling platform Trapit has unveiled a new content management system (CMS). The addition of the CMS to Trapit’s social selling platform enables companies to upload, organize, manage and publish assets for sales and marketing...

9 Tips for Sharing Videos on Social Media

:: By Jane Hurst, @janehurst26 :: If you have a business, and you aren’t using videos to promote your business on social media, what are you waiting for? You are missing out on a big thing, and if your competition is using video...

A Guide for Going Live on Facebook

Live video on Facebook has become very popular since its initial launch back in December. According to the social network, live video is watched three more times than regular video. This popularity even led Facebook to update its New...

Social’s Impact on E-Commerce [Infographic]

A new infographic from application delivery platform Instart Logic is shedding light on the impact social can have on e-commerce, revealing that 4 in 10 social media users have purchased an item after sharing or "favoriting"...

Facebook's Latest Algorithm Update

Facebook is back at it again, as the social network has announced yet another algorithm update to make sure users see the most relevant stories at the top of their feed. The latest update will take “time spent viewing”...

Group Calling Arrives on Facebook Messenger

Facebook has been rolling out a lot of updates to its Messaging platform lately, with the newest being group calling. To get started with the feature, users simply need to tap the phone icon within any group conversation. Then users...

2016 Roundup: Facebook's Big F8 Announcements

Facebook hosted its annual F8 Developer Conference last week, and the social network made several big announcements that Web professionals should know about. Thousands of people attended both days of the conference and more than a...

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