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Snapchat’s take on TV is very different from Twitter’s, but similarly motivated
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 Snap, Inc. has been very successful in luring legacy TV content providers and networks to its yard, mostly on the back of its unique demographics. Wall Street Journal reports that Snap has deals in place with NBCUniversal, A&E, Discovery, ABC, the NFL and is in talks with CBS and Fox, and will today announce a deal with Scripps Network Interactive, which is responsible for the Food Network… Read More [...]
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Twitter now puts live broadcasts at the top of your timeline
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Twitter will now put live streams and broadcasts started by accounts you follow at the top of your timeline, making it easier to see what they’re doing in realtime. In a tweet, Twitter said that that the new feature will include breaking news, personalities and sports. The social networking giant included the new feature in its iOS and Android apps, updated this week. Among the updates, Twitter said it’s now also supporting audio-only live broadcasts, as well as through its sister broadcast service Periscope. Last month, Twitter discontinued its app for iOS 9 and lower versions, which according to Apple’s own data still harbors some 5 percent of all iPhone and iPad users. Twitter launches audio-only broadcasting feature on its iOS app and Periscope [...]
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How to Build a Peer Network to Increase Your Social Reach
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Does the content you share get the reach it needs? Want to learn how to get your content seen by more people? A network of social advocates will help you amplify the reach of the content you share. In this article you’ll discover how to build a network of peers and fans that will help [...] This post How to Build a Peer Network to Increase Your Social Reach first appeared on . - Your Guide to the Social Media Jungle [...]
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México apoya a más de 2.7 millones de emprendedores, destaca EPN
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Desde la creación del Inadem se han apoyado a más de 2.7 millones de emprendedores mexicanos. El presidente Enrique Peña Nieto destacó que desde la creación del Instituto Nacional del Emprendedor (Inadem), en el año 2013, se ha apoyado a más de 2.7 millones de emprendedores mexicanos con asesoría, capacitación y acceso a créditos. Previo a su Quinto Informe de Gobierno, el mandatario federal publicó en su cuenta de Twitter @EPN, un video en el que platica con jóvenes que iniciaron un proyecto y gracias al apoyo que tuvieron del organismo de la Secretaría de Economía, lograron hacerlo exitoso. “Desde que creamos el instituto se ha apoyado a más de dos millones 700 mil emprendedores con asesoría, capacitación, acceso al crédito y se han dedicado más de 27 mil millones d [...]
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iOS 11’s new App Store boosts downloads by 800% for featured apps
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When Apple launched its new App Store in iOS 11 back in September, it aimed to offer app developers better exposure, as well as a better app discovery experience for consumers. A new study from Sensor Tower out today takes a look at how well that’s been working in the months since. According to its findings, getting a featured spot on the new App Store can increase downloads by as much as 800 percent, with the “App of the Day” or “Game of the Day” spots offering the most impact. The app store intelligence firm examined data from September 2017 to present day to come to its conclusions, it says. During this time, median U.S. iPhone downloads for apps that snagged the “Game of the Day” spot increased by 802 percent for the week following the feature, [...]
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Google Search will now help you find nearby events
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 Google today is updating its app and mobile web experience in the U.S. to help web searchers more easily find things to do – like concerts, art exhibits, lectures, festivals, meetups, sporting events, and more – which are happening nearby, either now or in the future. The company says it’s rolling out this new feature now because it sees millions of daily search queries… Read More [...]
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How to Better Serve Your Facebook Group Members
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Are you wondering how to create meaningful interactions in your Facebook group? Are you using all the Group features Facebook offers? In this article, you’ll discover how to manage a Facebook group your members will value and engage with. Build an Inner Circle With Your Facebook Group Once you’ve set up your Facebook group, it’s [...] The post How to Better Serve Your Facebook Group Members appeared first on Social Media Examiner. [...]
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Twitter adds support for app-based two-factor authentication
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 Twitter is rolling out an update to its platform security that will allow users to employ third-part authentication apps to receive a two-factor login authentication for their Twitter account. Twitter has offered two-factor for a long while now, but it’s used the less secure SMS-based verification method excessively until now. The third-party app support means you can use tools like… Read More [...]
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