LinkedIn Shares New Insights on the Benefits of a Combined ‘Brand and Demand’ Approach [Infographic]

Should you focus on building your brand on social, or driving direct response? Each element has its place, but according to LinkedIn, it’s branding that will deliver the best results…

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Twitch sues two users for harassing streamers with hate raids

Twitch filed a lawsuit late last week against two people on its own platform for running automated hate and harassment campaigns. The harassment, often targeted at Black and LGBTQ streamers,…

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Pinterest Tests New Full-Screen, Vertical Scrolling Feed for Pin Discovery

It seems that Pinterest is the latest social media app looking to lean into the TikTok-inspired trend of a scrolling, vertical feed of content, with a new ‘Watch’ mode being…

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Australian High Court Ruling Could See Media Outets Held Legally Accountable for their Facebook Posts

A new legal ruling could have major implications for how news content is shared online, and ensuring less sensationalism in Facebook posts, specifically, which have been designed to trigger maximum…

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Facebook Publishes New Insights into the Ongoing Impacts of the Pandemic on SMBs

Facebook has published the latest iteration of its State of Small Business report, which measures the ongoing impacts of the pandemic on SMBs, and how the vaccine roll-out is being…

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WhatsApp Adds Encryption for Chat Back-Ups, Closing a Loophole in its Privacy Systems

Facebook’s looking to expand WhatsApp’s message privacy options even further, by giving users the option to encrypt their message back-ups as well, adding another layer of security to their private…

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Court Rules that Apple Must Allow Alternate In-App Payment Options, Paving the Way for New Monetization Options

The long-running Apple versus Epic Games legal saga may not have grabbed your attention, given the various technical complexities involved, and the stakes really only relating to major companies seemingly…

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WhatsApp will finally let users encrypt their chat backups in the cloud

WhatsApp said on Friday it will give its two billion users the option to encrypt their chat backups to the cloud, taking a significant step to put a lid on…

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Twitter Updates End Card Info for Completed Spaces, Providing Additional Context on the Discussion

Twitter continues to refine its audio Spaces presentation, this time through the addition of a new Spaces end card on desktop, which will provide more information about the Space upon…

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Twitter Launches Live Test of New Labels for Bot Accounts

After experimenting with different display formats for the option over the past two years, Twitter has today launched its first live test of new labels for bot accounts, which it…

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