Opinion: Remember “F-Commerce?” Back in 2011, many had high hopes for Facebook-based commerce. And why not? Facebook was still growing like wildfire. In the early days, brands including Diane von Furstenberg, Delta Airlines and 1-800-Flowers claimed success on the platform.
Twitter announced the release of Twitter Kit 3, the newest version of its Twitter Kit software-development kit for app developers.
One of Facebook's privacy options allows users to prevent non-friends, or even their own friends, from viewing their full Facebook friends list.
Facebook has incorporated customer lifetime value into its custom audiences, thereby enabling advertisers to create lookalike audiences using that information.
The Muslim holy month of Ramadan begins Friday and runs through Saturday, June 24, and Twitter is helping users celebrate with special emoji, custom Periscope hearts and a Ramadan TV guide bot in the Middle East.
Opinion: Daily social media activities can expose us to another more displeasing world of stalkers, burglars and other nefarious people. To stay safe, we’ll need to be more vigilant about what we share and how we share it.
Friday night’s visit by the Texas Rangers to the Toronto Blue Jays marks the last Friday-night livestreamed Major League Baseball game on Twitter before its package shifts to Tuesday nights, and the social network also announced a three-hour MLB program to be livestreamed on Wednesday nights.
Facebook Thursday introduced a new full-width ads format for Facebook Audience Network, its mobile advertising network.
Instagram launched immersive, full-screen ads on Instagram Stories in January, making them available to all advertisers in March.
Users of the messaging app have been able to create on-demand geofilters since last February, via image editors such as Photoshop and Illustrator. Snapchat eased the process last August with its introduction of customizable templates and several other features.