Category Archive: Social Media Updates

New Tool Provides Email Alerts Whenever Your Competitors Launch a Facebook Ad Campaign – Weekly Social Media Update Wk33 2019

Utilising Facebook’s Ad Library, which was rolled out to all Pages earlier this year, PixelMe’s new ‘AdInboxMe’ tool will send you an alert whenever your competitors launch a new Facebook ad campaign. [Read more] Pinterest adds new e-commerce layer with personalized ‘shopping hub’ atop user feed Pinterest continues to push e-commerce initiatives, introducing a personalised… View Article

Facebook Shrinking Ads – Weekly Social Media Update Wk31 2019

Posts and ads in the mobile News Feed will display at a 4:5 aspect ratio, which means they’ll be shorter than at the current 2:3 aspect ratio. The new ad layout will only allow for three lines of text, after which users will see a prompt to display more of the text. That’s quite a… View Article

Gen Z says Facebook is the number one social media platform they’ve abandoned – Weekly Social Media Update Wk29 2019

Facebook is losing its appeal with Generation Z, according to a recent survey conducted by Business Insider. The results indicated that while the majority of these consumers still used Facebook, it was no longer their platform of choice — Instagram was.  [Read more] Instagram Adds New Anti-Bullying Measures, Including Comment Warnings and User Restrictions Instagram’s… View Article

Advertisers can now target Spotify podcast listeners – Weekly Social Media Updates Wk 26 2019

Spotify has expanded its ads capabilities with podcast listener targeting. Advertisers can reach Spotify Free podcast listeners, and in select markets, they’ll also be able to narrow their campaigns to certain podcast categories, such as “Comedy,” “Lifestyle & Health” and “Business & Technology.” [Read more] Facebook’s working on a new ‘preview’ option for page posts… View Article