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LinkedIn has been working on making their platform more user-friendly and looking to keep up with other popular social media networks by introducing some exciting new features:
Getting likes and comments have become more important than ever, due to the rise of social media influencers. Without large followings or the substantial amount of likes per post, they are no longer influential to their followers or brands.
Snapchat is breaking its long-standing “no links” rule today while also providing some novel new creative tools to keep it one step ahead of Instagram. Snapchat introduced three key features:
Although Instagram stories receive more daily active users than Snapchat, they are doing a good job at introducing new, fun features to keep their users active and engaged.
Instagram now allows friends to respond to stories with photos, videos, and boomerangs of their own. Previously, users could only respond to stories with text. To access this feature by tapping the camera icon while you’re watching a story. You can use any creative tools in the camera, including face filters, stickers and rewind. Instagram said this update aims to make direct messenger the best place to have fun, visual conversations with friends on Instagram.
Facebook introduces a new Messenger chat pop-up for Facebook pages. The chat pops up when a user visits their page. The purpose of this feature is to prompt visitors to start a conversation with the page via Messenger. This currently only shows up on desktop and has not been rolled out across all pages yet.
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