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The Social Culture-Issue #26

Thursday, October 03, 2019

September saw social platforms announce some exciting tools including Facebook’s new interactive ads, and Insta’s new product tags that will be very useful for product launches! Speaking of Insta, the social platform just created an account specifically for content creators and influencers, which is definitely one to add to your following list, as they will be releasing helpful tips and insights on how to grow your channel. It’s not just for influencers, social media marketers should jump on board too in order to stay ahead of the trends and upcoming changes. Continue reading below for the top updates in social that you should know!

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The Social Culture- Issue #25

Monday, September 02, 2019

What another crazy month for social! Here at the m4m office we have been absolutely obsessed with Tik Tok and have learned all about the advertising possibilities that brands can jump on... An app to keep in mind when pulling together your social strategy as well as where to possibly put some of your digital spends! Other updates we saw include, new marketing tools in Facebook messenger and a new messaging app by Instagram! For our full monthly social roundup, continue reading below!

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The Social Culture-Issue #24

Friday, August 02, 2019

What a month for social! We can definitely say the biggest change was Instagram hiding ‘like counts’, which had influencers up in arms! It’s hard to say if it will stick on the platform, as it is currently in its ‘test’ phase in a select few countries, but it is definitely something we are learning to get used too. Other updates include a new sticker on Instagram stories, and a new tool to create Snapchat ads. Also, if you’ve ever wondered just how much influencers make on Instagram, a new report was released this month showing how much you should expect to pay to promote your product.

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The Social Culture-Issue #23

Monday, July 01, 2019

The fast paced world of social media marketing is changing all the time. Staying up-to-date with the latest development on social is an important aspect impacting the success of your campaigns! We've made it easier for you, by compiling a monthly update of the top social media updates. In June we saw Instagram begin to roll out ads in the Explore feed and a new tool for creating stop motion. YouTube also announced it was working on a new AR feature that lets you try on makeup whilst watching your fav beauty vloggers! 

Continue reading to find out the top social media updates.
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The Social Culture-Issue #22

Friday, May 31, 2019

Social media is constantly being updated so you should be too! This month we saw Facebook revamp its mobile app, saying goodbye to the blue banner at the top of the screen. We also said a sad goodbye to the internet's beloved 'Grumpy Cat' who passed away at the start of the month who we will miss seeing in our social media feeds. IGTV has also received a makeover, where you can now upload videos in landscape format! 

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The Social Culture-Issue #21

Friday, May 03, 2019

What would Instagram be like without likes? This month Instagram began testing hiding the like count on posts meaning that users will no longer be able to see how many likes a post receives. Other updates we saw in the social media world include Facebook getting a makeover on its mobile app and Instagram releasing quiz stickers on its stories. Continue reading below for all of the latest news in the social media world! 

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The Social Culture- Issue #20

Friday, April 05, 2019

Last month we headed down to Melbourne for the Digital Marketers Australia Conference where we heard from a range of digital marketing specialists! Some of the top information we took away from the conference include the rise of Facebook messenger bots, the growing importance of influencer marketing and how to grow your e-commerce using social media. Continue reading to see what else has been happening in the world of social media last month!

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The Social Culture- Issue #19

Friday, March 01, 2019

Struggling to keep up with the latest news and trends in social media? Don't worry we've got your back with our monthly social media roundup blog, The Social Culture! This month we saw Instagram remove a tonne of fake accounts which saw follower counts go down from celebrities and influencers, Facebook shutting down their cringy 'LOL' app and many more! Continue reading to find out all of the latest social media news.

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The Social Culture- Issue #18

Friday, February 01, 2019

With the first month of 2019 flown by and already over, it’s time for our monthly social media roundup of all the latest updates and trends. A quick recap of what had the Internet talking this month includes an egg overtaking Kylie Jenner as having the most liked Instagram post, the #10yearchallenge and just recently Apple’s FaceTime glitch. Keep reading to find out more about what has been happening in the social media world this month and what to expect in 2019!

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Public Service Announcement!

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Apple has been found to have a flaw in their FaceTime ability allowing people to call your iPhone through FaceTime and then listen in to your conversations without you knowing. ..

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