Facebook has been a trending topic for some not-so-good reasons lately, and many were left wondering if the social media giant had met its downfall. CEO Mark Zuckerberg, however, was there to quell those concerns at F8 – Facebook’s annual developer’s conference. In addition to...

On this edition of Ignite Your Week, we discuss some recent Instagram updates: Story highlights and shoppable ad units. Instagram Story Highlights Instagram recently announced Story Highlights. You have probably started seeing these on your friend's profiles or on brand pages that you follow. The update allows...

This business with Cambridge Analytica is kind of a mess which makes distilling what’s really going on a challenge. Below I’ve included answers to some key questions to help you make sense of what’s going on. Was it a Hack or a Leak? Neither. At the time...

A lot happened this month in social media with most of the news centered around the Facebook privacy scandal. If you are just catching up, here are some highlights for April. Facebook Faced Congress During the middle of the month, Zuckerberg spent a few intense days testifying...

Are you still trying to figure out how chatbots have evolved and whether artificial intelligence chatbots are ready for brand adoption? Do you need to establish a chatbot strategy that is right for your particular brand and marketing objective? Are you curious to learning different use cases...

Facebook has been all over the news in recent months, and not for good reasons. While it’s hard to picture a world where it isn’t the biggest social media network, nothing is ever certain in social media. Few people anticipated Facebook would be the behemoth...

With the increased buzz around chatbots, messenger apps, and artificial intelligence, many marketers are beginning to feel the pressure of establishing a chatbot strategy that both lives up to customer expectations and makes marketing sense for their particular business. Although the chatbot hype is at an...

Social media moves quickly and changes from one minute to the next. It’s important to stay up-to-date on all the goings on to keep your social strategy fresh and effective. Here are five ways to stay ahead of the game: Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter and Snapchat...

In an effort to combat bots sharing the same message en masse, Twitter has rolled out some changes which may have an impact on real accounts, including influencers. Take a look at what those changes are, and how they may have an impact on your...

Social media is always evolving and constantly changing. Every week Ignite Social Media keeps you up to date on the latest trends and features with Social You Should Know. Here are some highlights from March. Have You Heard of Vero? There’s a new(ish) social networking app on...