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Everyone on Instagram and Facebook Can Now Hide Likes, Poparazzi's Popularity Continues

Facebook and Instagram users can now hide their public like counts from their profiles. Poparazzi is a new app that bans selfies and only lets users take photos of others.

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Shopping on TikTok Explodes by 553%, Boost Best-Performing Posts on LinkedIn, Should Overseas Travellers Carry a Vaccine Passport?

LinkedIn has just made it easier for brands and businesses to adopt an always-on paid-social strategy. Travel influencers experience less loyalty than other categories. Shopping on TikTok has increased by an incredible 553%

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Google is Reinventing Video Calls, Clubhouse has Added 1 Million Android Users

Google is piloting Project Starline to hold video calls where specialist hardware captures and projects a 3D likeness of the people talking to each other. Instagram is rolling out new features for creators to better understand how their Reels and Live videos are performing. Hot tub streams are ta

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Instagram To Host First-ever Creator Week, Captions with 1,000 to 2,000 Characters Generate the Most Engagement on Instagram

Instagram has just announced that it will host a Creator Week. A report by HubSpot and Mention discovered that Instagram posts with longer captions generate more engagement. Facebook is tapping into the live streaming trend sweeping the world by launching Live Shopping Fridays in the US.

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TikTok To Host First-Ever Live Museum Marathon, Google's Floc API is Struggling to Take Off, Azar – The Social Discovery App Quietly Taking Over the World

Today, TikTok is going to take users on a virtual tour of 23 museums dotted across 12 countries around the world. In light of third-party cookies being phased out across all browsers, Google is implementing Floc API. In 2020, Azar was the sixth highest-earning non-gaming app in Europe and claims

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Pinterest is Testing Livestreamed Events, TikTok is More Popular with Gen Zers Than Instagram

TikTok is about to have more than 37 million Gen Z monthly active users in the US compared to Instagram which has 33 million. Pinterest is responding to the global rise of live-streamed shopping events

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4% of iPhone Users Are Opting In To App Tracking, What Time Should You Post on Social Media?

73% of people believe that it is important brands clearly communicate what they are doing to help people and society. Sprout Social has released a new report showing when the best and worst times to

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Workplace Reaches 7 Million Paid Subscribers, LinkedIn Tells Us B2B Marketing Shouldn't be Boring, TikTok is Celebrating Small Businesses

Workplace by Facebook has reached 7 million paid subscribers. TikTok is celebrating local and small businesses in May. Twitter Research is tapping into the audio trend.

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Twitter's #FollowLocalJournalists Campaign, Loyalty Programmes in a Cookieless World

Twitter is celebrating World Press Freedom Day. Engadget contributes to the ongoing debate on the algorithmic bias of social media recommendation engines.

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