TikTok lets you reply to comments with a video

Got a comment on TikTok? Don’t hit send on that text reply just yet, because they just came up with a new update!   As TikTok said it best in their newsroom blog:  “There’s nothing quite like the connection between creators and their fans. So often, that connection forms in a video’s comments section, where […]

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 […]

Facebook is Testing Animated Reactions

Another exciting update is about to come for Facebook users! Over the past few months, the social media platform has hinted at launching a variety of updates, from promotion tags to image motion effects. This time, Facebook is testing animated reactions to shared posts on the news feed. According to social media expert Matt Navarra’s […]

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 […]

Finally! Instagram is rolling desktop posting features

Image credit: Matt Navarra via Twitter Say it ain’t so! As professionals who have been in the social media game for so long, the day that we have dreamed of has finally arrived. For as long as we can remember, Instagram has solely focused on its app while its desktop version has always sort of […]

Instagram Finally Rolls Out Reels Ads

Image Credit: Instagram Instagram Reels are growing! The app’s video feed has finally launched Ads across the globe, after a successful test in select countries. Of course, it’s not exactly a surprise that Instagram is finding more ways to incorporate ads into the app and earn revenue. Especially with TikTok being ahead of the game […]

Instagram kicks off its Affiliate Programme

Share what you love with the community and get paid for it! No, this is not clickbait. Instagram just announced its new affiliate programme to provide revenue options for creators on the platform. Instagram will start testing a native affiliate tool in June that allows select creators to recommend products available by tagging products from […]

Twitter Launches Premium Subscription: Twitter Blue!

Speak and you shall be heard!   Twitter has been listening to its users. Over time, the favourite micro-blogging social media platform has been getting feedback from users about the lack of power features that meet their needs.    Well, change is about to come because the platform is about to give the people what […]

TikTok Users can now preview clips before posting

Okay, so this may not be a big deal for most… but whether you are a social media manager, content creator, or avid TikToker, you can’t deny how incredibly helpful it is to see your content before it officially gets sent out for the world to see. Not convinced? In this blog post, we will […]