Snack Media Social Summary-Twitter to track apps you download, favouriting on Vine, and social media platforms told to simplify terms and conditions

Snack Media Social Summary-Twitter to track apps you download, favouriting on Vine, and social media platforms told to simplify terms and conditions

Twitter to track the apps you download

The social media network will be launching an update within a week which will allow them to see which apps users are downloading. The company says this will allow them to understand their users interests greater when suggesting accounts to follow.

Tumblr and Pinterest now fastest growing social platforms

Although Facebook is still the most popular, Tumblr saw its active users grow by 120% over the last six months compared to Facebook’s 2%. Pinterest also saw rapid growth over the same timeframe, with their active users boosted by 111%.

You can now ‘favourite’ on Vine

The six-second video sharing app now allows users to favourite their favourite ‘viners’ meaning they will never miss a vine again!

Social media platforms instructed to simplify terms and conditions

Members of Parliament have insisted that social media websites such as Facebook and Twitter simplify their T&Cs in order to make it clearer to the user how their personal information will be used.

https://twitter.com/IFTTTMarketing/status/538137041478090753

#Ferguson generates greatest discussion on social media

Since the 9th August – the day of the Michael Brown shooting – #Ferguson has clocked up 32 million mentions across social media platforms.

Image