New Facebook Emojis are here!

You know what they say, “Emojis really are the new hieroglyphics.” Almost every year, we receive multiple updates from social media and tech platforms with the latest and improved emojis to fit our communication needs. Need to express how much you love someone? There’s an emoji for that. Do you want to let someone know […]

Social Media Platforms are Stepping up Their Community Protection

Yes, Social Media is fun. Communicating with friends and families, connecting with like-minded individuals, and keeping up with crazy trends. What’s not to like? Behind what seems to be all fun and games, serious things such as abuse, misinformation, bullying, and such happen on a daily basis- especially in the comments section! Of course, this […]

Is Social Media Innovation Dead?

So TikTok just introduced its new feature TikTok Stories, where you can finally post vertical video content to share with your followers and then disappear after 24 hours. Hmm, now where have we heard that before? Oh, right!  Surprise, surprise, it’s yet another case of copycats in the tech and social media industry, where the […]

How to Grow Your Followers: Optimise Your Profile

Trying to gain more followers may feel like trying to catch fish in a big ocean. Where do you even start!? It can be tricky and may take a lot of time and patience to finally get the momentum going. In our new blog series, How to Grow Your Followers, we show you different ways […]

TikTok: The Ultimate Platform for Culture and Music

Ever heard somebody say, “It starts on TikTok”? Turns out, there’s a reason for that – a really good one, actually! Trends are what make the world go round in the TikTok universe. It has made stars out of aspiring musicians, created memes out of audios and filters, empowered subcultures, brought about bigs wins for […]

Bye-Bye Fleets

Woohoo! Say bye-bye to Fleets! ⁠ Why are we celebrating?  Because we’re fed up with social media platforms bloating themselves with additional features that don’t add value for their users, but rather seem like desperate grabs at the “next shiny thing”⁠. Fleets, Twitter’s take on the Story-like features that we often see on Snapchat and […]

TikTok Launches Spark Ads for Brands

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Ever seen your favourite TikToker feature a product from a brand on their videos?  Well, it turns out that TikTok now allows advertisers for brands to use these videos as part of their ad campaigns on the app through Spark Ads!  Let’s dive deep into this new ad feature and explore how it benefits brands […]

TikTok Resumes

Looking for a job? Trying to hire new employees? What if we told you that you can start job hunting and hiring through social media? No, we’re not talking about LinkedIn. We’re talking about TikTok! ⁠ TikTok is testing a job application tool that allows its U.S. users to directly apply with video resumes to […]

TikTok’s New “Scrubbing” Feature

Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you need to rewatch a long TikTok video because you missed some parts of it? Same! Well good news, fellow TikTok watchers! The platform has added a new “scrubbing” feature to its video.  According to The Verge, “TikTok is now rolling out the ability for everyone […]