Brands nowadays shouldn’t just pick one channel — Facebook, YouTube, or Twitter — to promote their message, but rather embrace an integrated approach. Thismoment, a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer, announced Tuesday the launch of DEC 4, its newest platform. DEC 4 allows brands to easily manage a consistent presence among Facebook and other social media sites.
Instagram, which was recently acquired by Facebook, will start integrating social sharing options into the application. Now, Instagram users can choose to automatically have their photos post to their Facebook timelines.
Want to see what television shows your friends are into right now? Yap.TV just made that a little bit easier with Facebook integration, TechCrunch reported. Now when users log into Yap.TV using Facebook Connect, the app imports their favorite shows, as well as those of their friends.
Whenever you buy something stylish or cool off Etsy, friends tend to ask where it came from. Now, the online boutique has enhanced its offerings on Facebook, so now anything you favorite on Etsy will show up on your timeline.
You’ve seen those Facebook like buttons pretty much everywhere you surf the web. But just how widespread is Facebook integration? According to web monitoring service Pingdom, 24.3 percent of Alexa’s top 10,000 websites have some kind of official Facebook interaction.
Another update, deeper Facebook integration: Skype 5.5 for Windows was officially released this week.
Microsoft wants to integrate Facebook into the forthcoming Office 15, according to an engineering job posting on the software giant’s website.