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President Trump Now Has a Snapchat Account as Part of His Social Media Switch Up

In addition to his 2 Twitter accounts

After being sworn in as the 45th president of the United States today, Donald J. Trump's social team is already at work setting up his social profiles and accounts. Meanwhile, the…

White House Website Scrubbed of LGBT, Climate Change, Healthcare and Civil Rights Mentions

Changes happened as Trump was sworn in

Immediately after Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States, some changes were made to the White House's official website and social media accounts. Though the…

Trump's First Twitter Background Image for @POTUS Was From Obama's '09 Inauguration

Gaffe underscored Friday's small crowd

The peaceful transfer of power is now complete, and Donald J. Trump is the 45th president of the United States. But the White House transition on social media remains a…

Black Friday Mobile Conversions Finally Surpassed Desktop on Facebook

Shoppers make purchases on their phones quicker

Mobile commerce through Facebook continued its upward dominance of the 2016 holiday shopping season, beating out desktop conversions for the first time to account for 51 percent of all transactions. According…

Insightpool's Universal Search Tool Makes It Easier for Brands to Find Influencers of All Kinds

Marketers can filter 600 million profiles in seconds

Clearly defining who's a social influencer, these days, is becoming more difficult. At least, that's according to Insightpool CEO Devon Wijesinghe. His platform and service has recently announced a new tool…

Facebook Is Building Its First Startup Incubator in Paris

Some companies will have access to the social giant's resources

Facebook is starting to friend—and maybe even poke—a new area of innovation outside of Silicon Valley: France. Facebook has picked Paris as the place to house Startup Garage, its first official…

These Comedians Make It OK to Laugh at Yourself About Race

Above Average is behind an edgy new series

In these politically fraught and socially stressful times, sometimes it's difficult finding ways to laugh or even feeling like it's okay to laugh. But two new comedic endeavors, led by…

Canada's Prime Minister Just Took Part in Snapchat’s First Q&A Live Story With a Politician

Will Trump follow Justin Trudeau's lead?

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau took to Snapchat today to answer questions in a Live Story, a collection of user-generated photos and videos gathered at events. Trudeau answered seven questions from…

BuzzFeed Raised $25,000 for Committee to Protect Journalists With 'Garbage' Merchandise

Flash sale lasted less than 12 hours

Donald Trump has yet again succeeded in supporting journalists despite every effort not to. Toward the end of his press conference Wednesday morning, Trump referred to BuzzFeed as a "failing pile…

The Facebook Audience Network Now Serves Ads to 1 Billion People Each Month

83% of it is native, with video growing rapidly

While Facebook has had 1 billion users on its social network for quite some time, it now has more than 1 billion people viewing its advertising network. Today, the company announced…

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