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A startup that helped brands like Hershey and Petco make shoppable videos is now becoming an e-commerce platform and saying it can help them drive more sales

Social video commerce platform MikMak is turning into a broader enterprise software platform and claiming it can help brands optimize their online sales. MikMak says it can help brands and retailers understand what channels, audiences, and creative actually get people to buy. MikMak claims to work with more than 150 brands and retailers and have Colgate, L'Oreal, Hershey, Petco, and P&G among its clients. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Until now, social video commerce platform MikMak h...
Tags: Taylor Swift, Instagram, Trends, Facebook Instagram, Hershey, Petco, Doug Straton, MikMak, Tipograph, Rachel Tipograph, Colgate L Oreal Hershey Petco, MikMak Dashboard, Tariq Hassan Petco


Winston encrypts your home wi-fi, preventing Facebook, Google, and Amazon from tracking you

Alexa, Google, and Siri. It took just three words to absolutely erode our freedom and privacy. Don’t worry, I’m just as much a part of this as you are. I have a Google Pixel smartphone and an iPad Pro, and flatmate in the room next door has an Amazon Echo. I also spend roughly 3-4 hours each day on Facebook, Instagram, and Whatsapp everyday. Ambient computing, voice assistants, and the ever-expanding realm of social networks have effectively undermined the private way of life.If you suddenly g...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, Design, Technology, Instagram, Siri, Shop, Product Design, Don, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Google, WINSTON, Google Pixel


The State of Social Ad Spend 2020

Source: Adobe When it comes down to ad revenue, 2019 seems like a pretty good year for the major social media platforms.  Facebook/Instagram took the biggest share racking up nearly $40 billion (yes, billion with a B) and about 83% of the total, followed by LinkedIn at $1.39 billion and then Pinterest at $1 billion. Let’s break down the state of social ad spend. State of Social Ad Spend Growth While Facebook alone had the most revenue overall, Instagram had the highest growth at...
Tags: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Seo, Linkedin, Social Media Marketing, Snapchat, Social Media Advertising, Social Media Agency, Media Buying, Facebook Instagram, Ignite Social Media, Social Media Ad Buying, Social Media Buying, Social Media Agencies, Social Media Marketing Company


Social video commerce startup MikMak is becoming an e-commerce software platform and promising it can help brands like Hershey and Petco drive more sales

Social video commerce platform MikMa is turning into a broader enterprise software platform and claiming it can help brands optimize their online sales. MikMak says it can help brands and retailers understand what channels, audiences, and creative actually get people to buy. MikMak claims to work with more than 150 brands and retailers and have Colgate, L'Oreal, Hershey, Petco, and P&G among its clients. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Until now, social video commerce platform MikMak he...
Tags: Apple, Instagram, Trends, Facebook Instagram, Hershey, Petco, Doug Straton, MikMak, Tipograph, Rachel Tipograph, Colgate L Oreal Hershey Petco, MikMak Dashboard, Tariq Hassan Petco


What is Social Commerce?

If the past holiday season was any indication, social commerce is set to surge in the 2020s. According to research from Smartly.io, a social media advertising automation platform, consumers are now shopping via social media. And social advertising influences their purchases. So, what exactly does social commerce include? A Simple Definition Social commerce is the term for the buying and selling of items and services on social media networks. Back in 2015, Small Business Trends noticed the gro...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Sales, Social Media, Social Commerce, Facebook Instagram, Instagram Pinterest, Facebook Shop, Facebook Snapchat, Pinterest Buyable Pins, Pinterest YouTube, Facebook Marketplace Product Pins, Instagram What Works in Social Commerce, Pinterest Partners


Facebook quietly released a Pinterest clone and sent its stock sliding down

Facebook has quietly launched a Pinterest competitor in a handful of countries, the Information reported Thursday. Pinterest's stock slid 4% after news of the Facebook clone broke. Facebook has been known to copy smaller apps' popular features in the past, most famously Snapchat's "Stories" feature. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Pinterest may have to prepare for a turf war with Facebook. As spotted by the Information on Thursday, Facebook has rolled out a new app called ...
Tags: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, US, Trends, Snapchat, Cnbc, Facebook Instagram, Lasso, Hobbi, Information on Thursday Facebook, Colombia Belgium Spain, Ukraine Hobbi, Generation Z Facebook


Facebook quietly released a Pinterest clone and sent its stocks sliding down

Facebook has quietly launched a Pinterest competitor in a handful of countries, the Information reported Thursday. Pinterest's stock slid 4% after news of the Facebook clone broke. Facebook has been known to copy smaller apps' popular features in the past, most famously Snapchat's "Stories" feature. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Pinterest may have to prepare for a turf war with Facebook. As spotted by the Information on Thursday, Facebook has rolled out a new app called ...
Tags: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, US, Trends, Snapchat, Louisiana, Cnbc, Facebook Instagram, Lasso, Hobbi, Information on Thursday Facebook, Colombia Belgium Spain, Ukraine Hobbi, Generation Z Facebook


5 digital marketing courses to help you get ahead of the pack

These training bundles will help you become a force for online sales and message building.The courses cover SEO, affiliate marketing and social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn.All five course bundles are discounted up to 98%.How important are social media influencers in digital marketing? What impact does video make on your campaigns? And what’s the next platform or delivery system poised to be the next big thing in online advertising? Those are all big questions. This year...
Tags: Amazon, Work, Facebook, Instagram, Education, Marketing, Entrepreneur, Success, Social Media, Digital Media, Innovation, Facebook Marketing, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Chatbot Marketing Agency


What to do when selling your music online

So you’ve finished your album and published it via RouteNote, but now what? With tens of millions of tracks on stores and streaming services, you need to stand out and promote your content to make sure it’s seen and heard. We have some handy tips to making sure your music makes the impact it deserves. Track your tracks – RouteNote makes it easy to keep an eye on your statistics and earnings. Find out which stores and countries are streaming and buying which tracks the most.Customize your S...
Tags: Facebook, Spotify, Music, Instagram, Youtube, Social Media, Sharing, Stats, Online, Report, Itunes, Earnings, Streaming, Statistics, Buying, Apple Music


How Deleting Instagram for 30 Days Saved my Sanity

Travel blog by Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) – Travels of Adam (Hipster Blog) - By now, it’s no surprise that 2019 was a pretty rough year for me personally. It was exacerbated by a difficult breakup at the end of the year, some financial problems, and a general malaise from all the news of the world. By the time December 1st rolled around, I had pretty much checked out for the year—unable and unwilling to do much work, and just generally ~ tired. Every little thing was affecting my mood;...
Tags: Travel, Facebook, Instagram, New York City, Lifestyle, Social Media, Netflix, Facebook Instagram, Adam Groffman, Instagram for Travelers


How To Use Facebook And Instagram To Boost Your Marketing Results

When running an online business, one of the easiest ways to bring traffic to your website is by using social media platforms. If this is a traffic avenue you are considering, you might be wondering, “which social channel should I use to market my business? Is it Facebook, Instagram or both? The truth is for you to launch and run a successful business, you need to maximize your social media marketing by leveraging the power of these two channels. Facebook and Instagram are currently among the mos...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Instagram, Sales, Howto, Facebook Instagram


Digital 2020: 3.8 billion people use social media

Our new Digital 2020 reports – published in partnership with Hootsuite – show that digital, mobile, and social media have become an indispensable part of everyday life for people all over the world. More than 4.5 billion people now use the internet, while social media users have passed the 3.8 billion mark. Nearly 60 percent of the world’s population is already online, and the latest trends suggest that more than half of the world’s total population will use social media by the middle of this ...
Tags: Google, Mobile, Facebook, Ecommerce, Asia, South Korea, Japan, Instagram, Yahoo, Internet, Indonesia, China, India, Africa, Digital, US


The life and career rise of Instagram head Adam Mosseri, the Facebook exec behind 'like' counts disappearing

Adam Mosseri has now been the head of Instagram for over a year, since the photo-sharing app's cofounders abruptly left their jobs at Facebook. Mosseri, 36, has pushed changes on Instagram meant to curb bullying and improve users' mental health. His most notable measure has been testing the removal of public likes from the platform, which could roll out to everyone in 2020. Here's everything you need to know about the head of Instagram: an employee at Facebook for more than a decade, a "close ...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, New York City, San Francisco, Trends, New York Times, Jesus, West Coast, Kevin Systrom, Mike Krieger, Cto, Zuckerberg, New York University, Nyu, Nico


Will Social Commerce Surge This Year?

Why consumers can’t resist social media ads The outlook for social commerce for this past holiday season was strong—according to research from Smartly.io, a leading social media advertising automation platform. While final numbers aren’t yet available, the study shows consumers now “not only recognize that social media presents a new way to shop for holiday gifts, they are also more likely than ever to purchase those gifts after being influenced by social advertising.” Part of the social commerc...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Instagram, Right Now, Facebook Instagram, Hot Topics, Robert Rothschild


Snap CEO Evan Spiegel made a bold call that TikTok could become bigger than Instagram because it focuses on talent and not likes

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel told the DLD conference in Germany on Sunday that short-form video app TikTok has an edge over Instagram because its content is driven by "talent" rather than a quest for social status. Consequently he said the app could grow faster and become bigger than Instagram, which dominates social media apps along with Facebook. Instagram has been trying to move away from its reputation of being a shallow, status-oriented platform, enforcing changes like removing public like coun...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Germany, Trends, Munich, Evan Spiegel, Louisiana, Facebook Instagram, SPIEGEL, Facebook Snapchat, Adam Mosseri, Snapchat Spiegel, Tiktok, DLD, Snapchat Evan Spiegel, Lasso Spiegel


Transcript 009: It’s Aquarius Season, Charlie Brown!

Big Sky Astrology Podcast 009 | It’s Aquarius Season, Charlie Brown! (January 20, 2020) Shownotes on the episode page [00:00:00] Jen:  [00:00:00] Welcome to the Big Sky Astrology podcast – with April Elliott Kent and me, producer and cohost Jen Braun. Hey friends, Jen here. Today is January 20th, 2020. And you know who’s with me: She’s an astrologer. She’s an author. She’s my friend. She’s April Elliott Kent. Hey there, April! April: [00:00:29] (laughs) Hi, Jen! That’s a fantastic windup! S...
Tags: London, Instagram, Minneapolis, Obama, California, Netflix, Ronald Reagan, Moon, Kuala Lumpur, Sun, Leo, Mars, Ellen, Dublin, Saturn, Pluto


Instagram tests Direct Messaging on web where encryption fails

Instagram will finally let you chat from your web browser, but the launch contradicts Facebook’s plan for end-to-end encryption in all its messaging apps. Today Instagram began testing Direct Messages on the web for a small percentage of users around the globe, a year after TechCrunch reported it was testing web DMs. When fully rolled out, Instagram tells us its website users will be able to see when they’ve received new DMs, view their whole inbox, start new message threads or group chats, s...
Tags: Google, Security, Social, TC, Facebook, Apps, Instagram, Tech, End-to-end Encryption, Facebook Messenger, Instagram Direct, Ftc, Facebook Instagram, Stamos, Alex Stamos, Facebook Messenger WhatsApp


Social Media Resolutions for 2020

From Baby Yoda to VSCO Girls, social media culture and content was full of new memes in 2019. But social usage behavior and consumers expectations from brands remained relatively the same from previous years: consumers expect brand transparency from the causes they support to the content they create; consumers expect more experiences online from shopping to augmented reality. These usage behaviors reflect the values and lives of a growing influential target, Gen Z. With Gen Z expected to make up...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Marketing, Commerce, Millennials, NARS, Social Commerce, Kohls, Equinox, Kohl, Facebook Instagram, Instagram Pinterest, New Heights, Old Town Road


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is ditching his tradition of setting himself wacky New Year's resolutions (FB)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is ditching his tradition of setting himself annual challenges. The 34-year-old billionaire exec said that he's now handling more "social responsibility" and is raising a family. In previous years, his challenges have ranged from making an AI assistant to only eating meat from animals he killed himself. "While I'm glad I did annual challenges over the last decade, it's time to do something different," he wrote. "This decade I'm going to take a longer term focus." ...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Instagram, Trends, Myanmar, Signal, Zuckerberg, Priscilla Chan, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Max, Facebook Instagram, Cambridge Analytica, Oversight Board


How to Use Instagram to Generate Leads for Your Small Ecommerce Brand

Have you ever considered Instagram as anything more than a brand building platform? Here is how you can use it to generate leads and drive more sales. Instagram is not just for posting beautiful sunset and creative lunch photos. It’s a great lead generation platform with over 1 billion active users every single month. 90% of them follow a business on Instagram. Facebook conducted a survey of Instagram users. They found that people use this visual platform to research products and services, disc...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Sales, Social Media, Cta, Ugc, Boston Globe, Don, Facebook Instagram, Host, Williams Sonoma, Instagram Facebook, Johnny Cupcakes, Instagram Stories, Instagram Stories Ask


Instagram hides false content behind warnings, except for politicians

Instagram is giving politicians the same free rein to spread misinformation as its parent company Facebook. Instagram is expanding its limited fact checking test in the US from May and will now work with 45 third-party organizations to assess the truthfulness of photo and video content on its app. Material rated as false will be hidden from the Explore and hashtag pages, and covered with an interstitial warning blocking the content in the feed or Stories until users tap again to see the post....
Tags: Social, TC, Mobile, Facebook, Apps, Instagram, Government, US, Tech, Instagram Ads, Facebook Instagram, Adam Mosseri, Instagram Policy, Facebook fact-checking, Instagram Fact-checking, Instagram misinformation


5 Social Media Predictions for 2020

As a social media only agency, our favorite time of year is when we get look forward to the next year and make informed predictions about where the space may be headed. While we don’t have a crystal ball, we have included social data and insights from eMarketer to help guide and inform our social media predictions for 2020 and trends to consider in the next year. Let’s dive in. 1. Purely Organic Social Media Strategies Will Continue to Decline According to e-Marketer forecasts, in ...
Tags: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, US, Seo, Social Media Marketing, Wall Street Journal, Social Network, Emarketer, Social Media Agency, Facebook Instagram, GlobalWebIndex, Social Media Trends, Social Media Marketing Strategy, Snapchat Instagram, Ignite Social Media


Adult performers are slamming Instagram for deleting their accounts, saying they're held to a higher standard than other users (FB)

Members of the Adult Performers Actors Guild say that Instagram has unfairly deleted their accounts. "They discriminate against us because they don't like what we do for a living," Alana Evans, president of the guild, told BBC. Guild members say that they are held to a stricter standard than other users. Instagram says that the accounts were deleted for violating community standards, and some have been reinstated. Instagram's parent company Facebook has also been criticized recently for uneven...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, Trends, Bbc, Louisiana, Dan, Facebook Instagram, Sharon Stone, Erika Lust, APAG, Alana Evans, Adult Performers Actors Guild, Adult Performers Actors Guild APAG, BBC Guild, Thomas Fabbri


Facebook will pay you to answer market research surveys, and insists it won't sell the data

Facebook announced Monday the introduction of Viewpoints, a market research app that rewards users for participating in surveys and research.  Facebook says it will use the information to improve its own suite of products, which includes Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp. The first survey pays a reward worth $5. The company has faced numerous concerns over the way it handles user data, and was most recently hit with a $5 billion fine by the Federal Trade Commission. But the company says that p...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, US, Trends, Paypal, Nasa, Federal Trade Commission, Facebook Instagram, WhatsApp Facebook, Facebook Viewpoints


Facebook's experimental new apps are struggling to find an audience (FB)

Almost no-one is using two new apps built by Facebook. Aux and Bump are apps launched in August by NPE Team, Facebook's new team dedicated to building experimental new apps. The apps, which only available to users in Canada and the Philippines, have a few thousand downloads between them, according to app analysis firm Apptopia. Facebook has previously cautioned that NPE's products may not all be successes and could be quickly shut down if so. The usage data highlights Facebook's longstanding ...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, Trends, Canada, Philippines, Silicon Valley, Louisiana, Signal, Priscilla Chan, Facebook Instagram, Apptopia, Adam Blacker, Facebook Aux, NPE Team Facebook, Apptopia Facebook


Facebook, Instagram Ban ‘Sexual Use’ Of Eggplant, Peach, Sweat Drops Emojis

LAS VEGAS (CBS Local) — If you are partial to using the eggplant, peach or sweat drops emojis in a sexual context on Facebook and Instagram, you might want to find a workaround. Facebook and Instagram, which are owned by the same company and share the same community standards, quietly released updates to their guidelines over the summer, stating that using an eggplant, peach or sweat drops emoji in a sexual manner could get a user banned, CBS affiliate KLAS reported. To be removed, the content m...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Cbs, Offbeat, Facebook Instagram, Local TV, KLAS, Talkers, LAS VEGAS CBS, New York Post Content


Instagram chief Adam Mosseri and his family have reportedly been targeted by multiple 'swatting' calls, drawing armed police to their homes in San Francisco and New York (FB)

In the past week, Instagram chief Adam Mosseri has been targeted by fake emergency calls meant to bring armed police officers to his home in San Francisco, and an apartment owned by his brother in New York City, according to the New York Daily News. These faked emergency calls are classified as a violent crime, commonly referred to as "swatting." In both cases, responding officers were able to determine that the reports were hoaxes, though the callers reported shootings in progress. Multiple F...
Tags: Facebook, New York Post, New York, Instagram, California, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Fbi, Kansas, Secret Service, New York Daily News, Facebook Instagram, Palo Alto California, Multiple Facebook


Your Story Made Epic: Instagram Unveils Story Ads Templates

It’s no secret we’re bullish on Instagram Story Ads , but one of the biggest hurdles for advertisers has been . Unlike feed ads, which can somewhat seamlessly blend into the myriad ad placements available across Facebook and Instagram, automatically using feed creative in Story Ads usually winds up looking pretty “eewwwww.” We have watched Facebook’s intense efforts to solve creative barriers for advertisers over the past two years. In particular, they’ve sought to empower marketers with tools...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Seo, Cta, Facebook Instagram, Paid Social, Facebook Advertisers


How To Engage With Superfans Using Facebook, Instagram

As an increasing number of music fans head to social media channels like Instagram and Facebook, the platforms are offering an increasing number of services to artists to help them engage with their listeners. Here we provide some advice for how to utilize these features to the max. _____________________________ Guest post by Kevin Cornell of TuneCore The following is part of the TuneCore Live webinar series We’ve never been shy about reminding independent artists of the importanc...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Instagram, New York City, Marketing, Social Media, Guest Post, Shah, Facebook Instagram, TuneCore, Kevin Cornell, Facebook Music, D.I.Y, Jamie Sampson, Shara Sprecher, Facebook Instagram Facebook


Catalog Management Best Practices for Social Media

What is a catalog? A Facebook catalog is a “container that holds information about your inventory, like images, prices, descriptions, and more. You can create catalogs for products (e-commerce), hotels, flights, destinations, home listings, or vehicles.” Like Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest also employ the use of catalogs to organize and sell products directly on the platform. While catalog management is important for any e-commerce business, it also has a direct effect on your social media ef...
Tags: Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Social Media, Blogging, Shopify, Roas, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Shop, Pinterest Catalogs, Facebook Shop Businesses, Instagram Shopping Marketers, Facebook Pinterest Catalogs Most, Flexify, Shopify Post



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