With Facebook becoming more and more of a source of news, manager of strategic partnerships for broadcast Beth Loyd examined the newscasts being posted to the social network by both broadcast networks and local television stations in a Facebook Media blog post.
Move over, FOMO, and make room for FOBO: A study by culture experts Crowd DNA for Facebook found that fear of being offline is the new fear of missing out, as 70 percent of respondents aged 13 through 24 from 13 countries said they have to be connected, no matter where they are.
The Interbrand 100 top global brands average 10 Facebook posts per week, with photos accounting for the most successful posts in terms of engagement and restaurants representing the top-performing vertical, according to third-quarter-2014 data released Tuesday by Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and social analytics platform Simply Measured.
Can the colors page administrators use on their Facebook pages impact engagement? Yes, according to analytics provider Wisemetrics, which created an application to help page admins determine the best colors for their pages.
What are Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua and Aden? They are the five new photo filters released by Instagram Tuesday, in addition to the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network announcing the ability to upload slow-motion videos, real-time commenting and the ability to adjust the perspective of photos via the adjust tool.
Security technology company MyPermissions announced the launch of Online Privacy Shield 3.0 for iOS, which provides users with information on which applications are accessing their personal data via Facebook and other social networks and online services.