The social media space never sits still: two particularly shocking growth stats to share this week, while Facebook is under fire from certain advertisers. Let’s get to it. Teens Make Snapchat Photo Sharing Behemoth Snapchat launched in 2011 and has become wildly popular with teens (including mine)...

Facebook begins verifying brand Pages and Yahoo wastes no time getting paid ads into desktop Tumblr feeds in this week's Social You Should Know. Brands Can Find Opportunity with YouTube’s Newest Tool YouTube improved its suite of video editing tools with a slow motion enhancement feature. Developed...

With our company's famous Mystery Trip kicking off Friday, here is this week's Social You Should Know with a heavy emphasis on the folks at Google and some changes they rolled out this week. Google+ Gets 41 Updates Google has long said that they are in the...

Two big shifts in what social media means and more data on Facebook ad performance in this week's Social You Should Know. Highly Shared Vines Creeping Into Brand Marketing Plans New research from Unruly Media shows that branded Vines are shared four times more often than branded...

The Guardian gives marketers a scare, Instagram launches its new "Photos of You" capabilities and more in this week’s Social You Should Know. Twitter Opens Ad Platform to U.S. Users Twitter made a splash at TechCrunch's Disrupt NY 2013 this week, announcing that its self-service ad platform...

We're starting to see more normal numbers in terms of Facebook growth in April 2013. However, a few brands outside of the Top 50 brand pages had impressive leaps. Fast Moving Facebook Brand Pages JC Penney moved away from their everyday low price strategy and returned to...

Edgerank demystified, brands that rock on YouTube and how Tumblr and Facebook are adapting for mobile, all in this week's Social You Should Know. Top 500 Brands Generate Nearly Half a Billion Views Per Month The top 500 brands on YouTube generate an average of 884,000 video...

Twitter and Foursquare are further monetizing their platforms with new ad targeting abilities, and Facebook’s hunger for ad dollars may be a big problem in this week's Social You Should Know. Twitter Now Targeting Ads Based on Tweet Content This week, Twitter introduced the ability for advertisers...

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