Team GB bobsleigh Winter Olympics 35 per cent of people watching the 23rd Winter Olympic Games are doing so online, while fans of the Games spend an average of 2 hours 24 minutes a day on social media, according to a survey of 30,755 Winter Olympics fans, conducted by GlobalWebIndex.

Select creators on Snapchat are getting access to analytics data about their audience. This includes insights such as story views, engagement, and demographics. Only those who are part of Snapchat's Official Stories program are getting access to this data.

Marketers can link to lead-generation forms from their respective email marketing software and boom, your email list is going off the roof. Currently, this feature is only available to business profiles with more than 10,000 followers. You can use the alternative of writing a short URL.

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Weibo's powerful network effect combined with our continued user growth and user engagements as well as breadth of ad offerings have solidified Weibo as an essential element of mobile marketing in China further strengthens Weibo's leading position in the social media industry at large said Wang.

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Sputnik has no active Facebook page, but has a significant number of Facebook shares for anti-EU content, does Sputnik have an active Facebook advertising account? Will Facebook and Twitter check the dissemination of content from these sites to check they are not using bots to push their content?

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Team LeBron wins in a rout with $26.4 million in “earned media value” this season to date, twice as much as Team Curry, according to Hookit, which tracks sponsorship value in social and digital media. Credit captain James, who generates more than half of his team's total for his longtime shoe sponsor.

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Facebook has long sought to appear politically neutral, despite executives personal leanings. With the platform so central to an investigation Trump has politicized, that image is complicated to maintain. The president using an executive's tweet to support his views may be even more uncomfortable for the company.

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More older people will flock to Facebook even as teenagers leave it for other platforms, data from a British survey shows. It is projected that the number of British users older than 55 will increase by up to 500,000 this year, while some 700,000 users aged 24 and younger will leave the platform for Instagram and Snapchat.

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On Friday, Twitter announced that it would abandon its lesser loved Mac app, directing users to Twitter.com instead. The company declared that it will refocus its efforts on “a great Twitter experience that is consistent across platforms” rather than continuing development for Twitter for Mac.

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Despite a lot of backlash over a big redesign for the Snapchat app — which to be sure is a very big deal for a product-centric company like Snap — Snap CEO Evan Spiegel vigorously defended the redesign and basically said people need to get used to it.

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