The Weekly Download – October 1, 2021

And just like that, October is here. Welcome back to the Weekly Download where we keep you up to date on all things digital! On the docket this week: Instagram announces they’ll be “pausing” the development of Instagram Kids, Facebook announces new group chat functions, YouTube targets vaccine misinformation, TikTok celebrates 1 billion users and […]

The Weekly Download – August 6, 2021

Welcome back to The Weekly Download! Let’s kick off another summer weekend with a helping of digital marketing and tech news, shall we? Twitter’s latest collaboration, the cost of ‘Zoomboming’, YouTube’s $100-million Shorts fund goes live, LinkedIn’s creative expansion, TikTok’s Stories experiment, Friday Fun, and more. Twitter Partners With News Outlets to Target Misinformation A […]

The Weekly Download – July 23rd, 2021

Happy Friday! We’re back with another edition of The Weekly Download, bringing you the latest scoop in digital news this week. Let’s dive in! Instagram updates their analytics tool, tests collaborative posts and adds a “Sensitive Content Control”, YouTube explores letting viewers shop directly from livestream videos, Twitter experiments with a new downvote system, and […]

The Weekly Download – April 30, 2021

We’re closing out another month with a new edition of The Weekly Download! On the agenda today: The arrival of iOS 14.5 and the impact on marketing analytics, lead generation forms and other new updates to LinkedIn Product Pages, the state of social media use in 2021, Twitter launches a test of ‘Professional Profiles’ for […]

The Weekly Download – March 19, 2021

We’re springing into the first weekend of a new season with another edition of The Weekly Download!  On the docket today: Clubhouse launches its new accelerator program, YouTube’s Shorts lands in the US, Twitter tests in-feed YouTube clips, Apple and Siri help users locate vaccination sites, a new study sheds light on the spread of […]

The Weekly Download – January 15, 2020

Welcome back to The Weekly Download!  On the hot sheet today: Dentsu’s trend report for 2021 and what it means for brands, highlights from CES 2021, Twitter’s ‘dangerous’ precedent, TikTok’s new policy to protect vulnerable users, YouTube’s new hashtag showcase pages, and as always, we’re wrapping things up with Friday Fun. Dentsu’s 2021 Trend Report […]

The Weekly Download – December 4, 2020

December’s here, and so is another edition of The Weekly Download!  There’s plenty to discuss this week, so let’s get right to it: Not-Amazon makes shopping local easier, Salesforce buys Slack, TikTok tests longer videos, Apple releases its list of top free apps of 2020, Facebook helps businesses boost their social impact, Twitter shares tips […]

The Weekly Download – July 17, 2020

Welcome back to The Weekly Download – your source for weekly digital marketing news and updates! On today’s agenda: Twitter’s massive data hack, Facebook’s report on COVID-19 impacts for small businesses, Instagram’s redesigned Shop, YouTube’s tips for creating more inclusive content, and of course, Friday Fun. Twitter Disables Tweets for Verified Users Amid Massive Data […]

The Weekly Download – June 26, 2020

Weekly Download June 26

Happy Friday and welcome back! It’s time for The Weekly Download. On the docket today: a Facebook ad boycott, Apple’s WWDC keynote highlights, Instagram’s shopping tags, YouTube takes on TikTok, and two helpings of Friday Fun. Could a Facebook Ad Boycott be on the Horizon? A Facebook ad boycott and potential consequences are generating discussion […]

The Weekly Download – April 17, 2020

Weekly Download April 17

It’s the end of another week of our “new normal,” and we’re wrapping it up with another edition of The Weekly Download!  On the agenda today: tips on how to rock your Zoom meetings, Instagram DMs come to the desktop, YouTube reveals plans for a TikTok competitor, Apple mobility data provides COVID-19 insight, changes to […]