Facebook to Face Heavy Fines for Allowing Young Users to Sign-Up to its Platforms Under Proposed Australian Law
Facebook to Face Heavy Fines for Allowing Young Users to Sign-Up to its Platforms Under Proposed Australian Law

The Australian Government will consider a new bill that would force social media companies to obtain parental consent for users under the age of 16, of face hefty fines if caught. Which seems largely impossible to enforce effectively, but the

How to get the most visual attention on your content
How to get the most visual attention on your content

A photo speaks 1,000 words—and clearly, this applies to social media, too. Statista estimates that people spend 145 minutes per day on social media, but during quarantine, 8 hour screen times like these told a much different story. Social platforms

16 Features Slowing Down Your Website and Lowering Your Google Ranking [Infographic]
16 Features Slowing Down Your Website and Lowering Your Google Ranking [Infographic]

Is your business website running excruciatingly slow? Have you lost rankings due to Google’s page experience update? The team from DesignMantic share the most common website speed killers in this infographic. Here are a few from their list: Social media buttons

YouTube Answers 5 Common Questions About How its Recommendation Algorithms Work
YouTube Answers 5 Common Questions About How its Recommendation Algorithms Work

YouTube has sought to provide some more insight into how its algorithms decide which videos to highlight to each user, by answering some common questions about its search and discovery systems, which could provide some more direction for your platform

Instagram Adds More Tools to Help Creators Maximize Branded Content Partnerships
Instagram Adds More Tools to Help Creators Maximize Branded Content Partnerships

Instagram’s testing some new creator monetization options, ahead of the Christmas shopping push, with a view to helping its most prominent users maximize their earnings potential through branded content arrangements. First off, Instagram’s testing a new ‘Partnerships’ messaging folder within

Twitter Adds Revue Newsletter Subscription Cards in Tweets
Twitter Adds Revue Newsletter Subscription Cards in Tweets

This will be a welcome addition for Revue newsletter creators. Today, Twitter has unveiled a new Revue newsletter subscription card that will enable newsletter sign-up direct from tweets in-stream. ???? We’ve got big news. (You’re really going to like this.)

Facebook Updates its Rights Protection Tools to Help Brands Detect Violations of IP Across its Apps
Facebook Updates its Rights Protection Tools to Help Brands Detect Violations of IP Across its Apps

Facebook’s looking to help businesses crackdown on unapproved use of their intellectual property across its apps, with a new update to its Commerce and Ads IP Tool, which it’s also renaming to ‘Brand Rights Protection’, providing a more direct description

Snapchat Adds 13m More Daily Users in Q3, Now up to 500m Monthly Actives
Snapchat Adds 13m More Daily Users in Q3, Now up to 500m Monthly Actives

Snapchat has posted its latest earnings report, showing steady increases in users and revenue, with the platform continuing to see strong take up in markets outside the US, and ongoing growth of its TikTok-like Spotlight option. First off, on usage

Instagram Shares New Insights into the Most Popular Pumpkin-Based Foods [Infographic]
Instagram Shares New Insights into the Most Popular Pumpkin-Based Foods [Infographic]

Instagram has shared some new insights into the most popular pumpkin-based foods on its platform ahead of National Pumpkin Day, which is celebrated on October 26th. The fact that pumpkins also play a key role in Halloween celebrations (October 31st)

Google's Quality Raters Guidelines Demystified for SEOs
Google’s Quality Raters Guidelines Demystified for SEOs

Every SEO guide ventures to solve the mystery of Google’s algorithm. But what if Google had a document telling you how it wants its algorithm to behave? Google’s Quality Rater Guidelines is that document. Unfortunately, it’s 172 pages long. So in