Weekly Roundup : Social Media News and Updates

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Social Media News Round up

We are back with some of the amazing new updates in the digital world and social media this week. Check out the new updates and features added to your favorite social media platforms.

Learn more about the trending and hottest new social media trends with Whizsky’s weekly roundup of Social media news and updates. 

This week’s list of #SocialMediaNews includes Instagram stories, Linkedin pages, #SocialForGood and much more. Let’s Checkout.

Instagram now gives the option to share stories with close friends only.

Instagram will let you create a single private list of your best friends through search and suggestions and allow you to share more intimate stories with them, and not everyone. While viewing a Story as a ‘close friend’, you’ll be greeted with a green badge, indicating that you’re viewing a Close Friends-only content.

Facebook is testing new live video mode for sellers.

Facebook Tests New “Live Video For Sellers” Feature. Facebook is testing a new Facebook Live feature that allows Pages to showcase products that users can buy with screenshots. The new “Live Video Mode for Sellers,” is a great way for businesses to showcase their products live and “sell more efficiently.”

Google Bestows Google Play’s “Best of 2018”

Google Play called every user to vote for their favorite apps and contents for 2018, and they saw an overwhelming response from users across the globe. After all, who is not a big fan of game contents and more provided by Google Play.

Linkedin recently introduced “Linkedin Pages”

LinkedIn Pages offers an ample opportunity to register your business and get in touch with your targeted professionals. It opens a gateway to your business for corporate tie-ups. By completing your business profiles, LinkedIn suggests you to the possible connections that can help you to grow your business. It also helps to drive the traffic to your website.