Social Insights & Observations

Sep 1, 2022

LinkedIn is Developing Native Scheduling, Twitter Adds Podcasts, and Facebook Doesn’t See the Long-Term Value in Live Shopping

LinkedIn is rolling out the ability to add a "Link Sticker" to posts. Currently only available to personal accounts posting through their mobile device. A feature worth keeping an eye out for in the future

Twitter is preparing to launch its new "Pin Reply" option which will enable you to highlight notable replies to your tweets

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Aug 1, 2022

LinkedIn Adds Carousel Posting Format, Musk Tries to Get Out of Twitter Deal, Instagram Allows Reels Promotions

LinkedIn launched a native carousel posting option - AKA no more using the PDF workaround for carousel posts!

Musk is looking to exit the Twitter takeover deal

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Jul 5, 2022

Facebook & Instagram Fight to Keep Up with Tik-Tok, Musk Continues to Have Cold Feet Over Twitter Buy-Out

LinkedIn launches initial rollout of its new ‘Funny’ reaction

Elon Musk teeters on whether or not to pursue Twitter buy-out, questioning how many profiles on the platform are spam/robots

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Jun 1, 2022

LinkedIn Feed Changes, Musk’s Purchase is on Hold, Facebook Moves Away From Podcasts

Change is coming to your LinkedIn feed - because people have had enough of the many, many polls. LinkedIn will now downrank engagement-baiting posts and polls

Musk has questioned Twitter’s fake account metrics, which may cause more complications in his Twitter takeover bid

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May 2, 2022

YouTube Shorts gain traction, Elon buys Twitter, and LinkedIn revenue is up 34%

LinkedIn has once again lost its appeal to stop third-party platforms from accessing and using LinkedIn member info

Instagram is updating its ranking algorithm to put more focus on original content (or so they say...)

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Apr 1, 2022

Sweet Update #37

LinkedIn adds Newsletters for Company Pages - provides another content format for engaging your audience

The moment we've all been waiting for... Instagram launches algorithm-free Feed sorting options to all users

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Mar 1, 2022

Sweet Update #36

LinkedIn adds new elements to its 'Services' listings to help freelancers generate business

Twitter tests new 'Articles' option, potentially enabling long-form posts in the app

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Jan 24, 2022

Sweet Update #35

Twitter is working on developing an "NFT Profile Display" option which will provide proof of ownership, helping to address a key concern in the space

Instagram will now reduce the reach of posts that are 'likely' to contain bullying or hate speech

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Jan 10, 2022

Sweet Update #34

LinkedIn adds the ability to add pronouns to personal profiles

Instagram CEO Adam Mosseri claims going into 2022, Instagram is doubling down on prioritizing video content

Meta opens up simplified AR creation tools - allowing them to better lead the AR charge

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Dec 13, 2021

Sweet Update #33

LinkedIn launches Hindi language support, the first Indian regional language for the platform. India is now LinkedIn's second-biggest user market, behind the US.

Instagram's testing a 'dancify' option for reels, which would automatically sync video and music.

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