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Social Media News in a Nutshell: 31 December 2018— 6 January 2019

Team has compiled this week’s news in social media for you. With these summaries published every week, you can follow the latest developments and make your brand and your team ready for the ever changing world of social media. 😊

Would You Like to Increase Your Facebook Engagements in 2019?

Every large or small business that communicates on social media is exploring how to interact with existing and potential customers. Buzz Sumo also prepared a detailed study of 777 million Facebook post to guide these enterprises. Research shows that; While Facebook’s content’s reach continues to fall, one of the most important factors behind the contents is interactions. Detailed article can be found here.

14 Visual Marketing Statistics You Shoul Know In 2019

In 2019, visual marketing tools such as stories and AR techniques will be taking up a bigger place in our lives. Every business, brand or person who wants its content to come forward will realize the importance of visual marketing once again. The Venngage team interviewed more than 500 marketers and organized a survey to help those who follow all these trends.

According to the survey results, 88% of marketers say they use visuals more than 50% of the articles they publish. 40% of them use stock images in their shares. Detailed infographic can be found here.

Facebook Adds New CTA Stickers for Stories

On Instagram, story usage continues to increase every day. Every new feature added is adopted by users. But it’s hard to say that Facebook is developing at the same speed for stories. The platform, which is aware of this, has added new CTA buttons that business pages can use to make the use of Facebook stories more functional.

Twitter’s Have Trouble About Unused Accounts

Twitter’s head has been in trouble with recently unused accounts. According to TechCrunch, terrorists have taken over long-term accounts to make ISIS propaganda and propagate through these accounts. Although Twitter still continues to close the accounts it has determined, it is known that it still has accounts that it cannot detect.

Iran Prepares to Block Instagram

Iran decided to block access to Instagram, but this decision has not been implemented. Iran has blocked for Facebook, Twitter and Telegram for a while. Iran gave restricted access to Instagram. But the authorities thought it was not enough to completely remove Instagram access to the solution. This decision is to be realized exactly, but coming some news show that Iran is devoloping similar application as Instagram.

What Colors Have Come to Foreground in Instagram in 2018?

On Instagram there is a lot of sharing every day. Have you ever wondered which of these shares are predominantly colored? An entrepreneur living in London, who was curious about this, prepared With an extremely simple web site, you can log in with your Instagram account and discover which colors are the most common.

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