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Fewer than 0.1% of Instagram users have bought into the hype of the platform's latest Snapchat competitor, Threads

Facebook released an app for Instagram last week, called Threads, that's and instant messaging with those on your Close Friends list. In Threads' first week, an estimated 220,000 people out of Instagram's billion-plus users have downloaded the app, according to data from Apptopia. That's significantly less than the amount of people who downloaded Instagram's other apps in their first week: IGTV saw an estimated 1.5 million downloads, and Boomerang saw an estimated 2.8 million downloads. Visi...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Instagram, Trends, YouTube Instagram, Apptopia, David Dobrik


Angry Instagram users are leaving 1-star reviews on the wrong Threads app on Google's app store

Facebook released an app for Instagram last week, called Threads, that's made for quick photo-sharing and instant-messaging with those on your Close Friends list. However, searching for "Threads" on the app stores for both Android and iOS devices has led some users to mistake a same-named workplace communication app for the new Instagram platform. The has since been hit with several one-star reviews, but has also seen its download numbers boost six times over. Visit Business Insider's homepa...
Tags: Google, Google Play Store, Facebook, Instagram, Trends, Facebook Read, YouTube Instagram, Kazi, David Dobrik, Rousseau Kazi


From David Dobrik to The Rock, these are teens' favorite people to follow on YouTube, Instagram, and Twitter

Piper Jaffray, a financial analyst company, released the results of its most recent survey of Generation Z's habits and favorite brands. As part of the survey, teens were asked about their favorite influencers and personalities to follow on social media. The top 10 social media personalities include four YouTubers, two beauty influencers, and President Donald Trump. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Teens' icons and role models aren't just actors and athletes anymore — now, ...
Tags: Instagram, Youtube, White House, US, Trends, Snapchat, Netflix, United States, Nba, Vine, Lebron James, Kevin Hart, Kylie Jenner, Donald Trump, Los Angeles Lakers, Jenner


6 Issues a Website Error Checker Can Identify (And You Should Address)

Most website elements, such as scripts, images, and videos, have either direct or indirect impact on web performance. Reduce the number of errors and optimize the underlying elements correctly, and you’ll significantly improve the availability, performance, and profitability of your online operations. A website error checker is an invaluable tool for helping you get a great understanding of which elements most affect page speed and may create service and revenue-impacting bottlenecks. In fact, t...
Tags: Google, Blogging, Cms, CDN, Tips & Tricks, User Experience, Outage, YouTube Instagram, Response-time, Website Monitor, Unacceptable Response Times Speed


These new TikTok influencers have millions of fans and are hustling for a fraction of the price of YouTubers

TikTok is the most downloaded social media app right now, surpassing even Instagram in downloads last year with its short-form video app. The app has created a new breed of social media influencer, who can gain millions of fans for showing off a particular skill or niche. Despite the app's huge popularity globally, TikTok stars earn about a tenth of YouTube stars through brand deals. One influencer agency chief told Business Insider that TikTok stars earn about $2,000 for an appearance at a b...
Tags: Facebook, UK, London, Instagram, Youtube, Samsung, Trends, Spain, Sony, Kylie Jenner, Business Insider, Youtuber, Cary, YouTube Instagram, Pavan, Dhanjal


TikTok tops the iOS App Store for the fifth quarter in a row

Despite a $5.7 million FTC fine and changes to restrict its use by under 13-year-olds, TikTok retained its No. 1 position as the most downloaded app on the Apple App Store for the fifth consecutive quarter, according to a new from Sensor Tower. The app saw more than 33 million App Store downloads during Q1, and was followed by YouTube, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger to round out the top five. The No. 16 top app, Twitter, also had a good quarter, the app store intelligence’s report noted. W...
Tags: Downloads, Google, Google Play, Mobile, Facebook, Apps, Messenger, India, Tech, Ios Apps, Android Apps, App Store, Picsart, Apple App Store, Instagram Facebook, YouTube Instagram


TravelCon Update: Why You Should Be in the Room Where it Happens

Posted: 4/29/2019 | April 29th, 2019 TravelCon is now only TWO months away! This is going to the biggest travel media event of the year and the only one that focuses on all sides of the industry: traditional writing, blogging, YouTube, Instagram, and photography. If you’ve been thinking of getting into the travel industry, don’t wait much longer as we expect to sell out again. We only have 130 tickets left and, when we sell out, that’s it. Here’s a recap of last year’s event: ...
Tags: Travel, Apple, Europe, US, Travel Gear, Moon, Memphis, New England, Mississippi River, Providence Rhode Island, YouTube Instagram, TravelCon, Bucketlist Club BucketList Club, Fat Tire Tours Fat Tire Tours


The World Health Organization just released screen-time guidelines for kids. Here's how some of the world's most successful CEOs limit it at home

Kids under 5 shouldn't use screens for more than an hour a day, according to the World Health Organization's first-ever guidance on tech use among children. Many CEOs already raise their children with limited technology. Some of them include tech titans that helped invent social media or devices that kids use. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Letting toddlers use screens can be detrimental to their health, according to the first-ever guidance on tech use among children. The...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Microsoft, Steve Jobs, Trends, Snapchat, New York Times, Bill Gates, Who, World Health Organization, Silicon Valley, Evan Spiegel, Tony Fadell, Pew Research Center, Miranda Kerr


ETW #11 Travel to Queensland, Australia | Interview with Caz Makepeace

Queensland, Australia is one of the most popular Australian states for tourists, and with good reason. From the Great Barrier Reef to the Tropical North and even Outback, Queensland truly is Australia in a nutshell. In this episode Australian travel blogger Can Makepeace shares her tips for navigating this fascinating part of Australia. You can listen to the podcast here on this page or on any of these services: iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Stitcher. A few years ago I had the great privileg...
Tags: Travel, Australia, US, Queensland, Queensland Australia, Outback Queensland, Craig Makepeace, YouTube Instagram, Facebook Links, ETW, Makepeace, Caz Makepeace, Explore the World Travel Podcast, Caroline Makepeace Caroline


Instagrammer Has Epic Meltdown Over Prospect of 9-5 Job After Account is Deleted: “I’m Nothing Without My Following”

The struggle is real out here for a social media influencer with no social media.Instagrammer Jessy Taylor just had a breakdown to end all breakdowns believing she’s going to end up as a homeless prostitute doing meth because her IG account was deleted.Worst yet, she fears having to get a 9-5 job.“I know people like to see me be down and be like them and the ninety percenters—the people who work 9-5—that is not me, I am in L.A. to not be like that,” she said. A hysterical Taylor recorded a near...
Tags: Instagram, Social Media, Viral Videos, Pop Culture, Jazz, Mcdonalds, Taylor, YouTube Instagram, Jessy Taylor, Instagrammer Jessy Taylor, Instagrammer Has Epic Meltdown Over Prospect


SKY New Zealand pulls Sky News Australia from its platform after it aired disturbing footage of the deadly mosque shootings

Sky News Australia has been dropped by New Zealand’s biggest satellite television provider after it aired distressing footage of a livestream video connected to the Friday shooting in Christchurch which left 49 dead. At least 49 people were shot dead Friday in a terror attack that targeted two mosques in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. The event marks the worst mass shooting in New Zealand's history and one of the deadliest in the world. As the attack was unfolding, a 16-minute live str...
Tags: Facebook, Australia, Trends, Cnn, New Zealand, Rupert Murdoch, Christchurch, Louis Vuitton, News Corp Australia, BBC World, YouTube Instagram, Christchurch New Zealand, Sky News Australia, Al Noor Mosque, Brenton Tarrant, Linwood Mosque


2019: The State Of Sampling

In this piece, the team at Tracklib took a deep dive into the state of sampling in 2019, breaking down who's sampling what, the rationale behind it, what the preferred software (and hardware) is, plus some of the past year's most prominent sampling moments. __________________________________ Guest post by Oskar of Tracklib What’s the overall state of sampling right now? The Tracklib team dug deep into statistics from 2018's music to answer this question. A full overview like this ha...
Tags: Music, London, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, US, Atlanta, James Brown, Kanye West, Yoko Ono, Guest Post, Lady Gaga, Bmw, Drake, Prince, Cuba, Wu Tang Clan


Is Facebook Still the Most Effective for Social Advertising?

In the lush landscape of social networking sites, advertisers are left asking themselves which platform will reach their target audience while generating desired business results. It is no secret that Facebook has seen its fair share of scrutiny related to data and security breaches, leading to Mark Zuckerberg answering questions from the Senate commerce and judiciary committees on privacy, data mining, regulations and Cambridge Analytica. Despite recent issues, Facebook advertising usage remain...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Senate, America, Seo, Social Advertising, Facebook Marketing, Social Media Examiner, Statista, Social Media Marketing Industry, YouTube Instagram, Ignite Social Media, Facebook Budget Optimization, Facebook Marketing Effectiveness, Facebook Mobile First Video, Facebook Paid Media Ad Placement


Venezuela's Maduro has been blacking out social media — and sometimes the whole internet — to stifle his US-backed opposition

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's regime has been systematically blacking out the country's internet and social media. Platforms including YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook were blocked during the exact time Maduro opponent Juan Guaidó made important speeches, the NGO NetBlocks said. Blacking out the internet is especially bad for Guaidó's popularity as Maduro's government controls most of the country's TV and radio outlets. Law-enforcement authorities loyal to Maduro have also physically a...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, North Korea, Russia, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Kim Jong Un, Venezuela, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Latin America, Periscope, National Assembly, Maduro, RIA


Venezuela's Maduro has been blacking out social media — and sometimes the whole internet — to stifle its US-backed opposition

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's regime has been systematically blacking out the country's internet and social media. Platforms including YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook were blocked during the exact time Maduro opponent Juan Guaidó made important speeches, the NGO NetBlocks said. Blacking out the internet is especially bad for Guaidó's popularity as Maduro's government controls most of the country's TV and radio outlets. Law-enforcement authorities loyal to Maduro have also physically a...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Russia, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Venezuela, Donald Trump, Nicolás Maduro, Latin America, Periscope, National Assembly, Coast Guard, Maduro, RIA, US Canada


Leaked document shows the terms that Amazon is offering influencers to sell products — and it's paying big commissions for Amazon's own brands

Amazon is stepping up its efforts to sign up influencers for its affiliate program. In recent weeks, a number of small creators have signed up and been approved for the Amazon Influencer Program. Business Insider obtained a copy of Amazon's terms of the deals, including details on how much influencers are paid to sell items. Commissions are as high as 10% for Amazon's private fashion line and as little as 1% for video games and consoles. Amazon is inching in on influencers. For two years, the...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Instagram, Etsy, Trends, Amazon Prime, New York Times, Commission, Levi, Jillian Michaels, Justine Ezarik, Amazon Fresh, Facebook Each, YouTube Instagram, Amazon Business, Amazon Influencer Program


Amazon is now paying influencers big commissions to sell its products. We got a leaked document that shows how it all works

Amazon is stepping up its efforts to sign up influencers for its affiliate program. In recent weeks, a number of small creators have signed up and been approved for the Amazon Influencer Program. Business Insider obtained a copy of Amazon's terms of the deals, including details on how much influencers are paid to sell items. Commissions are as high as 10% for Amazon's private fashion line and as little as 1% for video games and consoles. Amazon is inching in on influencers. For two years, the...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Instagram, Etsy, Trends, Amazon Prime, New York Times, Commission, Levi, Jillian Michaels, Justine Ezarik, Amazon Fresh, Marie Kondo, Facebook Each, YouTube Instagram, Amazon Business


Still a year away from launch, Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi keeps adding talent

Video won’t start rolling on Meg Whitman and Jeffrey Katzenberg’s new bite-sized streaming service with the billion dollar backing until the end of 2019, but talent keeps signing up to come along for their ride into the future of serialization. The latest marquee director to sign on the dotted line with Quibi is Catherine Hardwicke, who will be helming a story around the creation of an artificial intelligence with the working title “How They Made Her” according to an announcement from Katz...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, TC, Verizon, Business, Hbo, Hollywood, Instagram, Disney, Tech, Model, Artificial Intelligence, Broadband, Netflix, Telecommunications, AT&T


The most downloaded iOS apps of 2018

Social media dominated the top apps of the year. YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat were among the most downloaded in 2018.
Tags: Cnn, YouTube Instagram


New Looping Video App Planned from the Creator of Vine, Could Your Business Benefit?

For the millions of fans who regularly watched and loved its quirky videos, the sudden shut down of the Vine app in October 2016 came as a bitter blow. If you happen to be one of those fans or one of the creators who made those videos, there is good news because the co-founder of Vine, Dom Hofmann, is bringing the app back with a new name: byte. Vine 2 App In November of 2017, Small Business Trends reported Hofmann’s intention to launch Vine 2 or V2 as it was being called then. But developmen...
Tags: Twitter, Youtube, Sales, Social Media, Vine, Twitter Twitter, Vine Dom Hofmann, Hofmann, YouTube Instagram, Vine Camera


From tiny startup to Silicon Valley's favorite vaping company — Stanford researchers shine new light on Juul's rise

Stanford researchers recently unveiled a trove of images from ads that Silicon Valley e-cigarette startup Juul used to market its flash drive-esque devices. The company was recently valued at $15 billion, but it faces a growing backlash from public-health experts and scientists who worry about its skyrocketing popularity among young people. Juul maintains that its products are for adult smokers who want to move away from traditional cigarettes. But a recent study found that Juul stood out from...
Tags: Instagram, Stanford, China, Virginia, New York City, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Food And Drug Administration, Silicon Valley, Fda, Stanford University, Juul, Business Insider, Creme, Big Tobacco


See how Juul turned teens into influencers and threw buzzy parties to fuel its rise as Silicon Valley's favorite e-cig company

Stanford researchers recently unveiled a trove of images from ads that Silicon Valley e-cigarette startup Juul used to market its flash drive-esque devices. The company was recently valued at $15 billion, but it faces a growing backlash from public-health experts and scientists who worry about its skyrocketing popularity among young people. Juul maintains that its products are for adult smokers who want to move away from traditional cigarettes. But a recent study found that Juul stood out from...
Tags: Instagram, Stanford, Virginia, New York City, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Earth, Food And Drug Administration, Silicon Valley, Fda, Stanford University, Juul, Business Insider, Creme, Big Tobacco


Sourdough blues

Sourdough blues Submitted by danmerk on November 5, 2018 - 9:41am. Hey gang. Used to post quite a bit here but took some time off because we moved to a new home. In Feb I had to depart with a very old starter that I wanted to leave it’s soul at my old Cleveland home and grow a new one at the new house we just built. I started the usual method described in Maggie Glazers book and failed 3 weeks in a row. I would see no activity, then by day 5 I would start to get mold.Last week I gav...
Tags: Baking, Cleveland, YouTube Instagram, Maggie Glazers, J Weissman


A viral video app you've probably never heard of had more downloads in September than Facebook, YouTube, or Snapchat

TikTok is a social platform popular amongst teens made-up of short videos that often play catchy songs in the background.  According to  on Friday, TikTok was the most downloaded app in the US in September.  This marked the first time in the US that TikTok had more downloads than Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat in a given month. Today, TikTok is the 4th ranked social app in the App Store’s Top Charts, behind YouTube, Instagram, and Snapchat.  TikTok — an app you may have never hea...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Instagram, US, Trends, Beijing, US Marine, Facebook YouTube, YouTube Instagram, Facebook Instagram YouTube, Tiktok


Millennials are Deleting Facebook. Where are They Going?

Facebook continues to fail to capture the attention of younger users. Behavior trends over time have shown that those in the Millennial and Gen Z category are logging on less and less. However, new research shows that it doesn’t appear that these younger generations will be back, as they are now deleting Facebook from their phone altogether. As these generations are now representing more of the buying power, many marketers are curious where they are spending their time. Why Are They Deleting F...
Tags: Facebook, Seo, Snapchat, Millenials, Emarketer, Facebook Marketing, Pew Research, Social Media Trends, YouTube Instagram, Generation Z, GenZ


Top Social Media Influencers – and other Fishing, Hunting & Shooting Media Insights

Jim Shockey: The top 15 influencers include Jim Shockey among hunters and shooters. FERNANDINA BEACH, FL. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Fewer mysteries are greater than anglers and hunters’ media habits and preferences. Since 2010, Southwick Associates’ Media Monitor (SAMM) has provided outdoor media insights to subscribers. In the latest issue, SAMM now includes greater insight into social media influencers of the sportsmen and women community.According to SAMM, in the second-quarter of 2018, magazines ...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Social Media, Jim Shockey, YouTube Instagram, Samm, Southwick Associates, Shooting Media News, Kevin VanDam, Nancy Bacon, Facebook Instagram YouTube, Southwick AssociatesSouthwick Associates, Southwick Associates ' Media Monitor SAMM, Southwick Associates Media Monitor


Joe Biden is headed to IGTV

What better way to reach millennial voters ahead of a 2020 presidential run than through Instagram? Joe Biden, in partnership with ATTN:, will host a 10-episode series streaming on IGTV beginning September 12. In reality, he  has yet to confirm a presidential run; the partnership, rather, is meant to help combat digital misinformation in an era of “fake news.”  The show, called “Here’s the Deal,” will air weekly until the midterm elections on November 6. Each episode will hit on big issues...
Tags: Social, TC, Instagram, Barack Obama, Tech, Joe Biden, Biden, YouTube Instagram, ATTN, IGTV


Big brands are paying teenagers to make cheap AR lenses in Snapchat: 'It actually helped us reach the audience we wanted to reach'

Brands are paying teens to make AR ads on Snapchat for a fraction of what they originally used to cost. Previously they had to shell out anywhere between $500,000 to $750,000 for an AR lens, while now, they can get one for as cheap as $2,000. A big reason is Lens Studio, a design app that provides users with templates and guides for getting started on AR on Snapchat, which has made it possible for anyone to jump in. For some brands, partnering with teens is not only cheaper, but also more auth...
Tags: London, US, Trends, Adidas, Snapchat, Atlantic, Rip, Lebron James, Coke, Ken, Plato, Delmondo, YouTube Instagram, Nick Cicero, Snapcodes, Armoo


Brands are paying teenagers to make cheap AR lenses on Snapchat — and potentially taking hundreds of thousands of dollars out of Snap's pockets

Brands are paying teens to make AR ads on Snapchat for a fraction of what they originally used to cost. Previously they had to shell out anywhere between $500,000 to $750,000 for an AR lens, while now, they can get one for as cheap as $2,000. A big reason is Lens Studio, a design app that provides users with templates and guides for getting started on AR on Snapchat, which has made it possible for anyone to jump in. For some brands, partnering with teens is not only cheaper, but also more auth...
Tags: London, US, Trends, Adidas, Snapchat, Atlantic, Army, Rip, Coke, Ken, Plato, Delmondo, YouTube Instagram, Nick Cicero, Snapcodes, Armoo


The top 10 startups from Y Combinator’s Demo Day S18 Day 2

Fifty-nine startups took the stage at Y Combinator’s Demo Day 2, and among the highlights were a company that helps developers manage in-app subscriptions; a service that lets you create animojis from real photos; and a surplus medical equipment-reselling platform. Oh… and there was also a company that’s developed an entirely new kind of life form using e coli bacteria. So yeah, that’s happening. Based on some investor buzz and what caught TechCrunch’s eye, these are our top picks from the secon...
Tags: Amazon, Android, Startups, TC, Facebook, Lyft, Uber, Y Combinator, Accelerator, Nordstrom, Instagram, Indonesia, China, Tech, Harvard, Canada