Twitter has been testing and slowly rolling out a new design for their profile pages over the past two months, giving the new profiles a more Facebook-esque feel that takes full advantage of the screen space including a larger avatar picture and a header profile picture that spans the full width of the page. … Read more
This year’s Social Media Week, held at Highline Stages in New York City, presented the theme “The Future of Now: Always on, Always Connected.” Today’s society is so media-saturated and hyper-connected that effective content distribution is both an obstacle and an opportunity for media agencies. The millennial generation has developed a keen eye for
In a partnership with Portland-based Vizify, Twitter has launched a fun tool that lets its users create a highlight reel based on statistics around their tweets. Search and Social Group members tried out #FollowMe and, in less than 2 minutes apiece, had four videos up and running – and socially shared.
Pew Research just released a new study looking at how teens use social media, and the findings point to some major potential shifts coming. Obviously, studying younger generations can often be an indicator of where things are going– for example it was the swift adoption of Facebook by the 18-22 crowd 10 years ago that… Read more
Over the last few months a rash of social account hacks of major media outlets have been generating headlines across the industry. In just the month of April alone, the accounts of the Associated Press, NPR, The Guardian and CBS were all breached, with the AP incident causing the biggest stir. The hackers of the… Read more
By: David Aziz Twitter has launched a new interface with some cool features that makes the toolbar the focal point of the new layout. The toolbar has three main buttons Home, Connect, and Discover which make your experience on Twitter simpler and gives the platform an ease of use feel to it. Home When logging… Read more