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It’s a bumper episode of the podcast this week! Kate summarises the last few weeks’ digital news including new features on Facebook, instagram’s latest user stats, the introduction of 280 characters on Twitter, LinkedIn’s moves in video and more. She also looks at some of the best brand activities of the week.

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RSS Feed

Top video creators

Facebook Streaming Live Sports

Facebook measure brand lift across TV & Facebook

Promoting 3rd party content on Facebook

Video Viewability Standards

Testing user feedback on rule breaking content

Testing in-app payment

Facebook testing profile photo protection

Tests on the Facebook Explore Feed to move organic pages content

Sathnam Sanghera on Facebook CV and the blurred lines of work and personal life

Facebook Watch grows average watch times – but still only 23 seconds!

Testing polls with gifs

Create Custom Audiences for ads based on offline activity

Testing What’s App Integration in main Facebook App

Instagram interactive poll sticker

Brand Surveys on Instagram

Screenshot of instagram survey

Latest Instagram Stats

Instagram – new ad format

What’s App for Business

Twitter – new ad formats for websites

What’s happening now?

Twitter inhouse creative support

Twitter’s 280 character test

Jerry Daykin’s #DigitalSense Blog on 280 characters

Snapchat tries to become WeChat of USA

Influencer Study on Snapchat vs Instagram Stories

Snapchat support for influencers

Snapchat new creative partners

Jeff Koons Campaign

Virtual vandalism

Apple iOS 11 Do Not Disturb while driving function

Apple Anti-Ad Tracking

Bumble Bizz

LinkedIn Video Ads

LinkedIn video geo-filters

Improving Google Maps for wheelchair users

Google to help publishers drive subscriptions

Microsoft chatbots in Bing search

AirBNB building apartments

John Lewis 360 Facebook Video Ads

Sainsbury’s Snapchat Spectacles Advert

Uber Sign Language Help

Uber sues agency for ad fraud

Netflix Cease and Desist Letter


World Architecture Day

Drawing logos from memory

Birthday fun with the Wetherspoons App

Burger King promoting competitor complaints

KFC Original Tweet

Tweet that got all the retweets

Mark Ritson on the Marketing Funnel

Walmart Canada YouTube Series

New screen at Piccadilly Circus