Social

  • TikTok launches Australian Office in Sydney, appoints Ex-Google exec as GM.

    Well it seems like Aussies are really loving TikTok. The company has announced that following a surge in popularity in Australia, TikTok are adding an office in Sydney. TikTok has developed a thriving and diverse community in Australia by offering a truly unique home for creative expression combined with...
  • Facebook adds new ‘Care’ reaction in response to Coronavirus

    As you go about Facebook, you have the ability to leave comments, or as many do, simply a reaction to the content in your feed. What started as a Like button, has now expanded to a range of reactions including Love, Haha, Wow, Sad and Angry. Apparently Facebook didn’t...
  • TweetDeck dissapears. Is Twitter killing TweetDeck ? [Updated]

    UpdateTweetdeck is now back, however, Twitter has not provided any detail on the outage. Given the significant outage in the service, that indicates the level of commitment they have for power users. TweetDeck is not available right now. For the past few hours, users of Twitter’s multi-column Twitter interface...
  • Facebook now offering direct ticket sales via Eventbrite

    If you’re holding an event for your business, band, charity or community group, chances are you’ve heard of Eventbrite. While the platform has long offered event creators the ability to promote events through social media, they just got a big boost through new Facebook functionality. A new feature on...
  • TikTok officially launches in Australia

    TikTok is the most interesting social network right now. The creativity on that platform is second to none. The potent combination short videos, with effects and music clips, seen it become one of the world’s most downloaded apps in 2018. Over the past few months there’s been an increase...
  • Adobe Premiere Rush now available for mobile to social video workflow

    The cameras in premium phones are absolutely stunning and that means you’ll capture amazing video that you want to share with the world. Often videos we share to social are limited given the editing capabilities available on the phone. Adobe is looking to change all that with a new...
  • Facebook kills automatic WordPress publishing to Profiles

    This morning WordPress users received an email (below in full), explaining that as of August 1st, 2018 (tomorrow) third-party tools can no longer automatically post to Facebook Profiles. This common technique is used by thousands of wordpress blogs as an efficient and reliable workflow. This includes Publicize, the Jetpack...
  • Facebook is basically Reddit now with up/down voting

    The Facebook Newsfeed is a difficult computer science problem. As you joined the service, you began to add friends and like pages and as a result, your Newsfeed is filled with new posts from both sources. Perhaps the most obvious thing to do is to show this content ordered...
  • Instagram launches new Focus camera for Stories

    Instagram is launching a new camera format on Stories. Focus lets you take professional-looking portraits right from your Instagram camera. When you take a photo or video of someone in the Focus format, depth of field is applied to blur the background and keep their face in focus, making...