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TikTok’s popularity with teens has a side effect: Parental controls

New feature allows parents to set how long their kids can use the app
Tags: News, Trends, Social Media, Parental Controls, Tiktok

Family of Caroline Flack Shares Post Written Before Star’s Suicide

The former host of the hit reality show “Love Island” wrote the post after she was charged with assaulting her boyfriend, but was advised not to publish it.
Tags: Television, Celebrities, News, Social Media, Great Britain, Reality Television, Caroline, Flack, News and News Media, Suicides and Suicide Attempts, Mental Health and Disorders, Love Island (TV Program, Caroline Flack Shares Post

Indianapolis Woman Allegedly Shot & Killed in Traffic After Blackmailing & Exposing Down Low Gay Men on Social Media

An Indianapolis woman was allegedly shot and killed for exposing a man she knew as being gay on social media. The victim, who went by the name Jane TheMayor Waughfield on Facebook, was involved in a car crash Tuesday morning (Feb. 18) where police found her suffering from a gunshot wound. She was later pronounced dead at a local hospital. According to social media, Jane’s death was over a beef she had with a man who she knew personally. Here are some things to know about Jane and the investigati...
Tags: Facebook, Crime, News, Shooting, Guns, Social Media, Indiana, Indianapolis, Fox, Jazz, Smith, Gun Violence, Facebook Live, Mike Smith, Jane, Chevrolet Camaro

‘Hi Haters’: Why New Jersey’s Twitter Account Is Like No Other

With brassy quips and state-centric memes, @NJGov is trying to burnish New Jersey’s much-maligned reputation.
Tags: Twitter, News, Social Media, New Jersey, Pearl, Murphy, Megan, Gabel, Coyne, Politics And Government, States (US, Philip D (1957-

AFP did not interview Angus Taylor over false document before dropping investigation

Commissioner Reece Kershaw says Australian Federal Police were not able to substantiate if any offences committedThe Australian Federal Police did not interview Angus Taylor before concluding further investigation would not substantiate whether an offence had been committed in relation to a letter he signed containing inflated data about City of Sydney council’s travel spending.The AFP commissioner, Reece Kershaw, told reporters at the National Press Club on Wednesday he was “not aware” that the...
Tags: Social Media, Australia news, Encryption, Sydney, Australian Security And Counter-terrorism, Australian federal police, Australian intelligence agencies, Afp, Angus Taylor, National Press Club, Clover Moore, Reece Kershaw

The Top 5 Benefits Of Social Media On Small Businesses

Besides being able to stay connected to friends and family, social media offers great benefits; especially in terms of small business growth. Small businesses typically have to pay special attention to advertising strategies in order to get their name and service out in a timely and efficient manner to potential clients. Social media can grow your small business and increase sales and marketing all from an increased online presence. This is true for all kinds of small businesses, from retail st...
Tags: Startups, Small Business, Social Media, Social Media Marketing, Philadelphia, Others, Outstanding Customer Service, David Offen, Advantage of Social Media Enhance

J&K police lodge FIR against people for using social media via VPNs; Our take

The Jammu & Kahsmir police on Monday lodged an FIR against people for using social media platforms via VPNs (Virtual Private Networks), reported the Indian Express. Why was the FIR lodged? The FIR has been lodged taking note of the social media posts by ‘miscreants’ using VPNs, which allegedly ‘spread rumours regarding the current security […] ...
Tags: Travel, News, Social Media, Vpn, Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir, Internet shutdowns, Jammu Kahsmir

Google Tips and Tricks, You Never Knew | Search Engine King; Google Hacks to Blow Your Mind

In the 21st century, Google has become someone closer to us than our family, spouse or children. You always spend time with it and enjoy its company. There may not be a single person today to neglect the fact that Read more… The post Google Tips and Tricks, You Never Knew | Search Engine King; Google Hacks to Blow Your Mind appeared first on Internet Marketing, Guest Post, B2B Marketing, Latest Technology, SEM, SEO Tips.
Tags: Google, Technology, Social Media, Seo, Wealth, Tricks, Tips And Tricks, B2b, Seo Tips, Google Hacks, SEO tricks, Web resources, Google tips, Tip & Tricks, Google Tips and Tricks

Influencer Marketing VS. Brand Advocacy: Comparing Fandom Strategies

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: You browse online for a new product, visit a website, check out what's available, and then exit out of the webpage. Then for the next week, all you can see on your social media feeds are ads of the product you searched earlier. I get that targeted ads are a thing, and that cookies are meant to make your internet experience “better”, but boy the retargeting can be creepy!
Tags: Marketing, Social Media, Research and Analysis, Fanocracy

OkCupid adds climate change questions to help you filter out deniers, activists

OkCupid will match you based on your relationship with Mother Nature
Tags: News, Trends, Social Media, Okcupid Dating App Climate Change Denial

Facebook uses its ad policies to block apps that compete with its dating service

Facebook Dating was always doomed to be as dystopian and inhumane as a speech from Mark “I’m not a robot, I swear it” Zuckerberg, but who could have guessed that the company would consider cheating and hookup sites its direct competition. The creators of an app called #Open recently started a petition demanding Facebook stop its censorship campaign against sex-positive dating apps. Facebook denied its app several times because it lets users identify as being in a couple, polyamorous, or in an op...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Apps, Social Media, Insights, Tech, Zuckerberg, Mark, Maile Manliguis

Video Chats and Ordering in: Coronavirus Quarantine With a Smartphone

This is not your grandmother’s quarantine. People are confined and afraid, but their virtual lives have been largely uninterrupted.
Tags: Twitter, News, China, Social Media, Smartphones, Instant Messaging, Epidemics, Computers and the Internet, Anxiety and Stress, Mobile Applications, WeChat (Mobile App, Your-feed-healthcare, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV

Instagrammer posts side-by-side photos showing the difference between real life and Instagram posing [NSFW]

Seeing all those amazing photos of perfect lives and perfect bodies on Instagram can make us feel jealous. We know that they’re posed and even fake, yet they can still make us feel that we’re not good enough. Because of this, Instagrammer Sara Puhto has built her Instagram account around body positivity and much-needed reality […] The post Instagrammer posts side-by-side photos showing the difference between real life and Instagram posing [NSFW] appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Instagram, Inspiration, Social Media, Body Image, Nsfw, Social Network, Instagrammer Sara Puhto

How to build an artist website

For great self-promotion we all know how important it is to be active on all social site. A website can also be a great central location for your fans to find you online. A website should be two things, clean and intuitive. So what can a website provide that Facebook can’t? While a timeline of your activity can be a good medium for fans keep track of your on goings, a clean all in one area with neatly filed pages for news, events, media, etc. helps fans find exactly what they’re after in s...
Tags: Mobile, Facebook, Music, Design, News, Events, Blog, Social Media, Gallery, Forum, How To, Html, Merch, Clean, About, Develop

Ever wondered how Instagrammers get those amazing shots? Turns out they’ll go great lengths to get them

Some photographers will go great lengths to get the perfect shot. But it seems that Instagram influencers and “influencers” will go even further. Now there’s an Instagram account that shows behind the scenes of “doing it for the ‘Gram”, and it’s absolutely hilarious. Even the name of this account makes me giggle: @influencersinthewild. It was […] The post Ever wondered how Instagrammers get those amazing shots? Turns out they’ll go great lengths to get them appeared first on DIY Photography. ...
Tags: Photography, Instagram, Inspiration, Social Media, Social Network, Influencers, Instagram Influencer, Influencers in the Wild

How To Host A Panel Session That Won’t Put Your Audience To Sleep

Your panel sessions have to be interesting or else… Image Credit: Phil Norton The next time that you are asked to host a panel session, are you going to be ready? We all understand the importance of public speaking and as speakers what we need to do in order to both grab and then keep the attention of our audience. However, with a panel session, even if you have done everything that you can think of to get ready, the final result might still be something skips over the benefits of public s...
Tags: Video, Social Media, Poll, Questions, Topics, Start, Audience, Speaking, Quotation, 2 - Organize, Dr Jim Anderson Blue Elephant Consulting, Mingle, Statistic, Format, Real World Public Speaking Skills Question, All Of This Means For You Being

The iPhone at the Deathbed

Families are photographing death at home. These photos may feel jarring on Facebook, but the practice itself has a long history.
Tags: Facebook, Photography, News, Social Media, Death and dying, Families and Family Life, Funerals and Memorials, Your-feed-selfcare

Google again removes ToTok messaging app from Play Store

Google reinstated ToTok in early January, but a few days ago removed it from its app store for a second time.
Tags: Google, Mobile, News, Messaging, Trends, Social Media, Messaging App, Totok

Boris Johnson Aide Quits After Furor Over Racial Comments

The resignation came after silence from Downing Street about an adviser who once said blacks have lower IQs than whites.
Tags: News, Social Media, Boris Johnson, Black People, Johnson, Great Britain, Boris, Cummings, Race and Ethnicity, Conservative Party (Great Britain, Andrew Sabisky, Dominic (1971-

Top 10 Social Media Wall Tools To Spark Up Your Event Engagements

Engagement is the primary requirement of an event. If there is no engagement in an event, the event is not considered as successful. Therefore every event planner and manager is most concerned about the audience engagement with the event. We Read more… The post Top 10 Social Media Wall Tools To Spark Up Your Event Engagements appeared first on Internet Marketing, Guest Post, B2B Marketing, Latest Technology, SEM, SEO Tips.
Tags: Social Networks, Marketing, Social Media, Seo, B2b, Social Media Platforms, Business Products & Services, Social Media Wall, Social Media Wall Tools

HQ Trivia hosts final drunken quiz after investors pull plug: 'My dogs are going to starve!'

The app sensation has drawn millions of players and awarded $6m in prize moneyOnline quiz app HQ Trivia, which at its peak was played by more than 2 million people a day, has hosted its last game – with inebriated hosts awarding a total prize pool of US$5.Described as a “final drunken hurrah”, the app’s last broadcast was watched by 28,000 people after the company told employees last Friday it would shut down due to lack of funding. Continue reading...
Tags: Apps, Games, Technology, Media, US, Social Media, Culture, Digital Media, Quiz and trivia games

South by Southwest

South by Southwest may have started as a film and music festival, but these days it’s the Interactive portion that draws geeks, entrepreneurs and social-media moguls from all over the country. From new apps and startup announcements to celebrity appearances and brilliant keynotes, Austin becomes the center of the tech universe for a week, and […]
Tags: Music, News, Trends, Social Media, Austin, Sxsw, Southwest, South By Southwest, Movies & TV, SXSW 2016, SXSW2016, SXSW 2015, SXSW 2017, SXSW 2019, SXSW 2014

Social media cos must take down illegal content within 24 hrs in Pakistan, according to new rules

Content takedowns within 24 hours, data localisation and physical office in Pakistan are some of the rules that social media companies will now have to follow to operate in Pakistan. The Pakistani Government notified its rules governing social media companies on February 13. Called the Citizens Protection (Against Online Harm) Rules, 2020 (available below), they […] ...
Tags: Travel, News, Social Media, Pakistan, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority

Caroline Flack: politicians condemn press intrusion after presenter's death

ITV says Sunday’s Love Island will not be broadcast as calls mount for regulation of traditional and social mediaPoliticians have condemned press intrusion, calling for more regulation of both traditional and social media after the death of TV presenter Caroline Flack. The former Love Island presenter is understood to have taken her own life on Saturday at her home in Islington, London. She had been charged with assaulting her partner and was due to stand trial in several weeks’ time. Continue r...
Tags: Health, Politics, Media, Social Media, Society, UK News, Newspapers & magazines, Newspapers, Mental Health, Digital Media, Television & radio, Itv, Press intrusion, Privacy & the media, Keir Starmer, Caroline Flack

UK’s Ofcom, a TRAI-like body, to regulate social media platforms

The UK government wants to make Ofcom, the communications regulator that is akin to India’s TRAI, the regulator of online harms on the internet. UK Digital Secretary Nicky Morgan and Home Secretary Priti Patel announced this on February 12. Given its “experience of overseeing the broadcasting and telecoms sectors”, the British government said that “it […] ...
Tags: Travel, UK, News, India, Social Media, Ofcom, Nicky Morgan, Intermediary Liability, Trai, Priti Patel, UK Digital

Social Media has spoken: Damian Lillard would have never let the All-Star Game go that long

Sunday night's NBA All-Star Game was an overall experiment from the league with its new format. Team captains LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo were laying it all out on the line. It came down to the free throw line with Anthony Davis hitting 1-of-2 to help Team LeBron secure the win.
Tags: News, Social Media, Nba, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Damian Lillard, Giannis Antetokounmpo

Facebook, Amazon, Google teaming up with WHO to stop coronavirus misinformation

Facebook, Amazon, and Google joined a meeting with the WHO that focused on stopping coronovirus fake news.
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, News, Trends, Social Media, Who, Facebook Amazon, Facebook Amazon Google, Coronavirus

Lots of Rich Men Tweet Like the President Now

From Goldman Sachs to Amazon to the Democratic contenders, older rich men are going wild online.
Tags: Amazon, Twitter, News, Social Media, Goldman Sachs, Whites, United States Politics and Government, High Net Worth Individuals, Men and Boys, Presidential Election of 2020, Your-feed-selfcare, Your-feed-internet-culture

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, 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