YouTube and Video
There is a new YouTube Help Community
for Arabic-speaking creators and fans. You can find it at yt.be/help/arabic
video streaming platform has a number of new features
, including teams (co-hosts and admins), Picture in Picture layout, embedding recordings, organized video library of your recordings, bulk uploads, stream directly to Twitter, hotkeys (for easier stream management) and increased recording limits (6 hours). That’s a lot!
Creators on Social Media
Clubhouse launched Replays
. These are Room recordings that Clubhouse users can listen to any time, and the host can download to repurpose on other platforms. Room counts will include recording listeners.
If you Tweet
a single image, people will now see the full imag
e, rather than a cropped view, when scrolling through their timeline. This is now available on Android and iOS for everyone.
announced a new Creative App Platform for Facebook
. This lets people discover creative apps like Picsart or Camera360 in Facebook Stories, and when using those apps easily share creations to Facebook.
‘Tis the Season for Shopping
Facebook is getting more shopping options
: Shops in Groups, Product Recommendations in Groups (making it easy to shop recommended items), and Top Product Mentions in your News Feed from groups you are a member of. Plus Live Shopping for creators is coming soon.
will be removing Detailed Targeting of ads
related to sensitive topics, such as health causes, sexual orientation, religious groups and political beliefs. Detailed Targeting categorizes users by demographics, their mobile device, pages and ads they engage with and other details. Those types of ads can still run if they are more broadly targeted.