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Social Media Round-up

FACEBOOK REPLYFacebook Adds ‘Reply’ Option to Comments

Whilst this feature has been being tested on selected pages for months now, Facebook announced this week that it will be rolling out the feature to all users.

Now, instead of having to leave a response to another user’s comment way after new ones have been added, you will be able to address each individual comment (pretty exciting stuff for Community Managers).

LOOKALIKESFacebook ‘Lookalike Audiences’

Facebook have also announced the global rollout of Lookalike Audiences, a targeting feature that helps advertisers reach new customers and grow their businesses.

Lookalike Audiences targets potential customers who share similar characteristics with their current ones.

TWITTER BIRTHDAY

Twitter turns 7

Last week Twitter turned 7 years old! To celebrate its progression towards becoming the social media giant it is today, boasting 200 million users, Twitter released a celebratory video.

If you haven’t seen it yet you can watch it HERE

BUZZFEEDBuzzFeed Launches in the UK

BuzzFeed, everyone’s favourite 10 minute work break, has now launched a UK website.

Articles include ‘45 Things Every Visitor To London Needs To Know’ 

GOOGLY EYESGoogle+ Now Lets You Use GIFs as Profile Pics

Google+ announced on Monday that it is enabling users to use GIFs as their profile images. “Like newspapers in Harry Potter”.

This could be viewed as a sign of the platform’s resurgent popularity, as well as the ever-growing popularity of GIFs.

The announcement included a link to a Google search for “How to create a gif.

NEWSPAPERRandom Blog of the Week

This week I’ll leave you with ‘A blog combining two of mankind’s greatest achievements: literature and googly eyes.’

http://googlyeyebooks.tumblr.com/

HAPPY EASTER!

 

WCRS Tweets
  • Geek out this Halloween: read what's hot in tech in this week's digital round up by @flash_g http://t.co/6tt5tAezxA

    31 October, 17:51:54
  • Witch one would you like to eat? It's the WCRS Halloween Bake Off http://t.co/X3HoXBIQyk

    31 October, 16:11:57
  • @TheDrum And whilst you're munching you can play our Whack-a-Witch game http://t.co/sgdsShrw5i

    31 October, 15:46:56
  • @IdcircoCreative Crit. Email ben.brazier@wcrs.com and tell him WITCH day you want to come in.

    31 October, 14:00:27
  • We've made a ghoulish game for you to enjoy - a Halloween take on Whack-a-Mole. Do your worse! http://t.co/aKoYBfeqSJ http://t.co/cHTNR2yR4Z

    31 October, 11:18:53
  • Here's a spooky little story to read to your kids this evening...using the @notonthehighst storytime app of course! http://t.co/Kq2HBS5uXP

    31 October, 11:01:32
  • Happy Halloween from Churchill. Oh Meow? http://t.co/1lcx9QImeK

    31 October, 10:00:06
  • Sleepy heads, it's time to try #MorningGloryville early morning raving at 6.30am guaranteed to blow away the cobwebs! http://t.co/fjnrkUZ6MB

    30 October, 15:55:45
  • Turn your social net into a safety net. Watch our new film for #SamaritansRadar in collaboration with @SpreadingJam http://t.co/Ds5srVB801

    30 October, 15:40:35
  • @haticane Hurrah! Give him a high five from us. Or even better, get him to tell us a story!

    29 October, 16:10:40
  • Our Storytime Sounds app for @notonthehighst has had a spooky Halloween update..wooooo! http://t.co/QOunjJ0P5g http://t.co/vDHQL9w1tS

    29 October, 15:47:07
  • RT @jmelianuk: Talented @jacintocaetano from @WCRS_LDN created the concept behind #Chrom-Art logo. #art #London http://t.co/kerE5tJAIY

    29 October, 10:41:26
  • RT @OlenkaSusannah: Stuck for Halloween baking inspiration? This will sort you out. http://t.co/tPwjWckEbh http://t.co/nerItTutsa

    29 October, 10:37:25
  • And check out the #SamaritansRadar film, created by our very own Dan & Julia. Turn your social net into a safety net http://t.co/vkahZvRd1n

    29 October, 10:31:11
  • RT @EngineLondon: Great to see so much excitement about #SamaritansRadar this morning. Lovely work by @SpreadingJam: http://t.co/v8DNXe9YOl

    29 October, 10:20:14