Weekly Roundup : Social Media News and Updates

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 WhatsApp PiP feature, Facebook added new features to messenger camera and much more. Let’s Checkout.

WhatsApp Rolls On Picture-in-Picture Feature For Android Users.

Much anticipated and most awaited feature for Android by the WhatsApp team launches Picture-in-Picture (PiP) for all users. On a regular basis, the messaging platform owned by Facebook has been adding new features by introducing them through beta builds.

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Twitter Rolls Out ‘Show Latest Tweets’ Button.

Now you can toggle between latest tweets and top tweets on Twitter with just one click. An update rolling out this week on iOS adds a button to the top right-hand corner of the app while viewing the timeline.

Facebook is adding Boomerang and other features to messenger camera.

Facebook has added three new camera tools to Messenger, giving users more options to help share their festive celebrations. They’re adding the Boomerang mode, a new Selfie mode, which will automatically blur the image background. Facebook’s also adding a new AR element to Messenger photos.

Snapchat rolled out a feature to create a year-end story of your best snaps.

Snapchat this week started rolling out its incredibly popular “year in review” roundup. This roundup, which Snapchat calls your “Year End Story,” compiles some of your best Snapchats into one long story that you can share with everyone or keep for yourself.

Instagram DMs will now have voice message feature.

Instagram has added a voice messaging feature to its Direct messages. The feature allows users to send each other audio messages up to one minute long in private and group chats. The update is rolling out now for iOS and Android.

Instagram introduces new countdown stickers on Instagram stories.

Instagram has introduced a new interactive countdown sticker in Instagram Stories which will allow users to build up toward an exciting event like the end of a working week or New Year’s Day.