How to Create a Facebook Messenger Chatbot

Does your business want to do more with Facebook Messenger? Interested in using a chatbot for customer service and marketing? Facebook Messenger chatbots can help your followers get answers to frequently asked questions and more. In this article, you’ll discover how to set up a Facebook Messenger chatbot for your business. Why a Chatbot for…

Bumble is launching video stories to show more of your match

 Bumble will soon release BumbleVID, which will allow users from across the dating platform to create a story with unlimited 10-second videos, which will each delete after 24 hours. Here’s how it will work. Users record 10-second videos from directly within Bumble. These videos then post to their profile, and can be viewed by anyone who comes…

#SproutChat Recap: Multimedia Management

Marketers know that multimedia has the power to exponentially increase a brand’s social footprint. But with multiple content stakeholders and workflows, how do social media marketers efficiently maintain a repository of cohesive, visual assets? During this week’s #SproutChat, we discussed organizing content in order to ensure a seamless digital publishing strategy. Opt for Unique Images as…

Here’s How to Plan Your Content Marketing Career for 2017

Image via Unsplash Content is now a mainstay of marketing. Why? Because people have tuned out from paid advertising. We’re all hit by thousands of ads, over a hundred emails, and countless clickbait every day. We’ve learned from a young age not to trust traditional advertisements and marketing; product-centric content bores us. Today, we want…

YouTube Reveals Top Videos, Music Videos, Ads of 2016

YouTube revealed its year-end lists for 2016, which highlighted the top videos, music videos and ads on the video-sharing platform. YouTube determined the top videos and music videos of 2016 by looking at a variety of factors, including “time spent watching, sharing, commenting, liking and more.” For ads, YouTube said the top 10 list included the “most…

These were the 10 biggest European tech stories this week

Happy Friday! This week, Tech.eu tracked 9 technology M&A transactions, one IPO and 46 tech funding deals (totaling €158 million, about $167 million) in Europe, Turkey and Israel. Here’s an overview of the 10 biggest European tech news items for this week: 1) US-based GoDaddy, a domain name and hosting provider, said on Tuesday it…

‘Genderless Nipples’ wants to challenge censorship on Instagram

I learned two things by scoping out Instagram account ‘Genderless Nipples:’ Nipples look really strange without the context of the surrounding area. No matter how hard I tried, I couldn’t discern the difference between male and female nipples. And I just learned a third thing: I’ve now used “nipple” four times in the first 50…

The Best of Social Media Explorer – Dec. 9 2016

Hi! I’m Don Power, one of the Managing Editors at Social Media Explorer. Every week, we publish an informative and insightful newsletter and it occurred to us that not all of our blog readers are subscribers — and not all of our subscribers are blog readers. So, in an attempt to bring everyone the best…

Snoop Dogg's 2016 recap is a thing of beauty

2016, on the whole, can do one. Whether it was the death of Bowie or the birth of Brexit, the slow motion car crash of the presidential election and the subsequent Trumpocalypse or the hacks, attacks and outages that peppered the year, it was a pretty dismal twelve months. SEE ALSO: All the weed references…

Workplace by Facebook begins to take shape

 Workplace by Facebook has been in general release for just two months now, but it’s clear that Facebook has big plans for its enterprise social product. Just this week, at TechCrunch Disrupt in London, the company announced a new platform to integrate enterprise applications with Workplace, putting it in direct competition with Slack, the enterprise…