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WhatsApp Debuts Spanish-Language Vaccine Finder in the US

The administration of President Joe Biden teamed up with WhatsApp on a Spanish-language vaccine finder as part of its "National Month of Action" initiative to get 70% of Americans at least one shot by July 4. The vaccine finder from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, "Mi Chat Sobre Vacunas Covid," is an automated...
Tags: Advertising, US, Joe Biden, Social Pro Daily, Coronavirus


Sonic Drive-In Challenges 3 TikTok Creators to Hack Its Menu

Fast-food chain Sonic Drive-In challenged three popular TikTok personalities to hack its menu by incorporating ingredients from other fast-food or convenience store brands. Newton Nguyen will tackle Sonic's Hand Made Onion Rings Tuesday (June 22), Nicole Renard will put her touch on the Footlong Quarter Pound Coney Thursday and Kena Peay will handle the Cherry...
Tags: Advertising, Food & Beverage, Social Pro Daily, Newton Nguyen, Nicole Renard, Footlong Quarter Pound Coney, Kena Peay


Facebook, Instagram Set Pride Month Events June 23

Facebook and Instagram shared details on a pair of events Wednesday (June 23) to continue celebrating Pride Month. Actress and transgender rights activist Angelica Ross and the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce will participate in virtual event "Make It With Pride," where LGBTQ+ business owners can take part in a day of learning, including tactical...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Advertising, Diversity, Facebook Instagram, Angelica Ross, Social Pro Daily, National LGBT Chamber of Commerce, Equity and Inclusion


The First New Batches of Busch Light Apple Will Drop From the Sky

Busch Light Apple is coming back, just in time for summer, and Busch will give fans in select locations in the Northeast and Midwest the opportunity to taste the first batch as it falls from the sky. Fans can retweet or comment on Busch's social posts with the hashtags #BuschLightAppleDrop and #Sweepstakes through June 30,...
Tags: Advertising, Beer, Busch, Midwest, Social Pro Daily, Spirits & Cannabis, Busch Light Apple, BuschLightAppleDrop


TikTok Jump Enables Creators to Incorporate Third-Party Mini-Programs, Services

TikTok Monday introduced TikTok Jump, a new way for creators to incorporate mini-programs and services from third-party providers into their videos. The video creation platform said users worldwide can click on the links generated by Jumps to explore recipes, take quizzes and discover useful learning tools, as examples. TikTok's early beta collaborators in Jump were...
Tags: Advertising, Platforms, Social Pro Daily, Incorporate Third Party Mini Programs Services


Instagram: How to Extend a Fundraiser

After someone creates a fundraiser on Instagram, the fundraiser will run for 30 days. However, its creator has the option to extend the fundraiser to give users more time to donate. Here's how to extend a fundraiser in the Instagram mobile application. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram app on iOS. Step 1:...
Tags: Instagram, Advertising, Fundraising, Social Pro Daily


Nextdoor Taps Jose Gaztelu as Head of International

Jose Gaztelu joined Nextdoor as head of international, tasked with leading the neighborhood social network's efforts to grow its global presence and portfolio. Nextdoor is currently available in 11 countries: Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, the U.K. and the U.S. Gaztelu had been chief commercial officer at Domestika through January,...
Tags: Advertising, Leadership & Talent, Social Pro Daily, Netherlands Spain Sweden, Domestika, Jose Gaztelu, Australia Canada Denmark France Germany Italy, Gaztelu


Instagram: How to Share a Fundraiser in Stories

Instagram allows users to share fundraisers in Stories posts in order to raise awareness about these charitable campaigns. Our guide will show you how to share a fundraiser in an Instagram Stories post. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram app on iOS. Step 1: While viewing a fundraiser's page, tap the paper airplane...
Tags: Advertising, Fundraising, Social Pro Daily


Twitter Tests Ways for Users to Untag, Unmention Themselves From Tweets, Conversations

Twitter privacy designer Dominic Camozzi shared some early concepts Twitter is experimenting with in order to help its users control potential unwanted attention on its platform. Camozzi said the goal was to make it easier for people to untag themselves from tweets or conversations that they do not wish to be involved in. The social...
Tags: Advertising, Platforms, Camozzi, Social Pro Daily, Dominic Camozzi


Google, YouTube Roll Out Several Tools for Small and Midsized Businesses

Google and its YouTube video site released several new tools for small businesses to connect with customers via their platforms and detailed the first-ever Small Biz Day, set for June 24. President of global customer solutions Mary Ellen Coe wrote in a blog post Monday, "All across Google, we've been working on a variety of...
Tags: Google, Advertising, Platforms, Social Pro Daily, Mary Ellen Coe, Google YouTube Roll Out Several Tools


Facebook Kicks Audio Push Into Next Gear With Live Audio Rooms

The moment that social audio platforms like Clubhouse and Twitter Spaces and podcast platforms like Apple Podcasts, iHeartRadio and SoundCloud have been bracing for has arrived. Facebook revealed the next steps Monday in its push into the social audio and podcasting spaces, rolling out Live Audio Rooms on iOS for public figures and select Facebook...
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Social Pro Daily, Audio & Podcasting


YouTube: People Turned to Live, Simultaneous Viewing During the Pandemic

YouTube released a new Culture and Trends Report at Cannes Lions Monday that examined how people used video to connect and find community during the pandemic and zeroed in on three key trends for marketers. Google product marketing manager for YouTube ads marketing Gina Shalavi wrote in a blog post, "Feeling connected is a core...
Tags: Google, Youtube, Advertising, Cannes Lions, Social Pro Daily, Gina Shalavi


YouTube Shares Cannes Lions Edition of Ads Leaderboard

YouTube unveiled a special edition of its Ads Leaderboard for Cannes Lions, featuring the 10 most popular ads on its platform worldwide between June 1, 2020, and May 30, 2021. The Google-owned video site said the 10 ads tallied more than 635 million views globally, and they were chosen by an algorithm that factors in...
Tags: Google, Youtube, Advertising, Cannes Lions, Social Pro Daily, YouTube Shares Cannes Lions


Clubhouse’s Icon Gets a New Look

If the icon for invite-only social audio application Clubhouse looks different, you're not seeing things. Clubhouse said Sunday that Brazilian digital communication and afro content creator Dandara Pagu will be depicted in its new app icon, which will begin rolling out to users Sunday and be pushed to all users by the end of the...
Tags: Advertising, Clubhouse, Social Pro Daily, Audio & Podcasting, Dandara Pagu


Facebook, Instagram Back Black-Owned Businesses for Juneteenth

Facebook Shop and Instagram Shop will help celebrate Juneteenth by showcasing collections featuring products from Black-owned businesses, under the theme #BuyBlack. Brands that will be part of the collection include Golde, House of Takura and Obia Naturals. Kamaro Brown will host a video series on Facebook Elevate, encouraging people to show love and support for...
Tags: Advertising, Diversity, Black, Facebook Shop, Social Pro Daily, Instagram Shop, Equity and Inclusion, Facebook Elevate, Facebook Instagram Back Black Owned Businesses, BuyBlack Brands, Golde House of Takura, Obia Naturals Kamaro Brown


L’Oreal USA Teams Up With Over 20 Pinterest Creators

More than 20 creators on Pinterest will created branded content across seven L'Oreal USA brands through mid-September via Pinterest ads and Idea Pins. Creators taking part include Andrea Ali, Roxette Arisa and Jkissa, and the brands in the campaign are CeraVe, Lanc?me, L'Oreal Paris, Maybelline New York, Redken, Urban Decay and YSL Beauty. L'Oreal USA/Pinterest...
Tags: Pinterest, Advertising, Platforms, Oreal USA, Social Pro Daily, Jkissa, L'Oreal USA Teams Up With Over, Idea Pins Creators, Andrea Ali Roxette Arisa, Oreal Paris Maybelline New York Redken Urban Decay


Instagram: How to Create a Group Fundraiser

Instagram introduced the ability for users to create group fundraisers that raise money for nonprofits. In order to create a group fundraiser, a user must first create a regular fundraiser on their profile, and then invite others to join their campaign. Our guide will show you how to create a group fundraiser in the Instagram...
Tags: Advertising, Fundraising, Social Pro Daily


Instagram: How to Add a Fundraiser to Your Post

Instagram allows users to create fundraisers raise money for nonprofits, with 100% of the money raised going directly to those organizations. Our guide will show you how to create a fundraiser on Instagram. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram app on iOS. Step 1: Tap the plus sign at the top of your...
Tags: Advertising, Fundraising, Social Pro Daily


Instagram Debuts Group Fundraisers

Instagram is enabling people to unite for a cause with its release of a group fundraiser feature Wednesday. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network said it wanted to bring the same sense of community that people find in activities such as bake sales, concerts and walk-a-thons to its platform and enable people to unite and...
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Fundraising, Social Pro Daily, Instagram Debuts Group Fundraisers


Clubhouse Creator First Accelerator Program Comes to India

Clubhouse extended its Clubhouse Creator First program to India, after debuting the accelerator program in the U.S. in March. Aarthi Ramamurthy, head of international for the invite-only social audio application, wrote in a blog post, "Clubhouse is a global social audio company. Since our Android release just a few weeks ago, millions of people in...
Tags: India, Advertising, Aarthi Ramamurthy, Social Pro Daily, Audio & Podcasting


Facebook Removes Network in Ethiopia for Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior

Facebook removed a network of 65 accounts, 52 pages, 27 groups and 32 Instagram accounts in Ethiopia for violating its policies on coordinated inauthentic behavior. The country's general election is set for June 21. Facebook head of security policy Nathaniel Gleicher said in a Newsroom post Wednesday that the people behind the network that was...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Advertising, Ethiopia, Platforms, Social Pro Daily, Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook Removes Network


NHL, The Action Network Reach Multiplatform Content Partnership

Premium sports betting analysis provider The Action Network reached a multiplatform content partnership with the National Hockey League covering the remainder of the Stanley Cup Semifinals and the 2021 Stanley Cup Final. The Action Network will provide exclusive NHL-focused content across the league's digital platforms, including NHL.com and the NHL application, as well as video...
Tags: Advertising, NHL, National Hockey League, Action Network, Sports Marketing, Social Pro Daily


Oculus From Facebook to Begin Testing In-Headset Ads

If you thought you were safe from ads after escaping to virtual reality, think again: Oculus From Facebook will begin a small test of in-headset ads on the Oculus Quest platform. The social network's VR unit said in May that it would begin testing ads for Oculus content within its mobile application, and going in-headset...
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Artificial Intelligence, Social Pro Daily, Oculus From Facebook


Facebook Details Its Juneteenth Plans

Businesswoman and fashion designer Tina Knowles-Lawson is helping Facebook celebrate Juneteenth (Saturday, June 19) with a video detailing her family's deep connection with the holiday, their Texas roots, family memories and the beauty of how Black Americans embrace freedom as part of the holiday. Knowles-Lawson said in a statement, "I'm so excited to be joining...
Tags: Facebook, Texas, Advertising, Diversity, Tina Knowles Lawson, Knowles Lawson, Social Pro Daily, Equity and Inclusion, Facebook Details Its


Snapchatters Value Authentic Inclusivity From Brands

Snap Inc. surveyed Snapchatters in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the U.K. and the U.S. about how they celebrate inclusion and how they plan to incorporate Snapchat into their Pride Month activities. The camera company said three out of four respondents used the word "inclusive" to describe themselves and their friends, while...
Tags: Advertising, Diversity, Australia Canada France Germany, Snap Inc, Social Pro Daily, Netherlands Norway Sweden, Equity and Inclusion


YouTube Shorts: How to Add a Sound to Your Favorites

YouTube Shorts allows users to save songs and sound effects to their favorites so that they can easily use those sounds in their own creations later on. Our guide will show you how to add a sound to your favorites while browsing YouTube Shorts. Note: These screenshots were captured in the YouTube application on iOS....
Tags: Advertising, Platforms, Social Pro Daily


Facebook Unveils Several Updates for Community Builders, Group Administrators

Facebook released several new tools Wednesday aimed at helping community builders and group administrators manage and grow groups on its platform. Facebook application vice president of communities Maria Smith said in a Newsroom post Wednesday that there are more than 70 million active admins and moderators currently running Facebook groups worldwide. The centerpiece of the...
Tags: Facebook, Advertising, Platforms, Newsroom, Maria Smith, Social Pro Daily


TikTok for Business: How to Create Keyword Auto-Reply Messages

TikTok users with business accounts can create keyword-triggered auto-reply messages for their accounts. For instance, if a business regularly receives direct messages asking about its hours of operation, the business could create a keyword auto-reply message with this information that is automatically sent each time it receives a message containing the word "hours." Our guide...
Tags: Advertising, Platforms, Social Pro Daily


Mark Zuckerberg Unfriended by Glassdoor’s Top CEOs in 2021 List

Job insights platform Glassdoor's Top CEOs in 2021 was missing a familiar face: For the first time since 2013, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg did not crack the annual list's top 100. Zuckerberg topped the debut list in 2013. After slipping to No. 10 in 2014, he rebounded to place fourth the next two years, before...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Advertising, Zuckerberg, Glassdoor, Platforms, Social Pro Daily, Mark Zuckerberg Unfriended


TikTok to Be Title Sponsor for VidCon US 2021

TikTok will be the title sponsor for VidCon US 2021, which is set to be held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 21 through 24. The video creation platform will bring top talent and executives to all three of the event's signature tracks, deliver the keynote and sponsor some of the stages,...
Tags: Advertising, US, Video Marketing, Anaheim Calif, Anaheim Convention Center, Social Pro Daily