New Twitter, LinkedIn & YouTube Features
Episode 340 - March 6, 2021
- TikTok On Amazon Prime
- Anything Album Covers
- Ain't Gonna Pay For No Tweet
- Shoppable Tweets
- LinkedIn Freelancer Marketplace
- LinkedIn Stories For Pages
- LinkedIn Swipe-Ups
- LinkedIn Newsletter Recommendations
- YouTube Shorts
- Taco Bell To Go Restaurants
- Microsoft Email Server Hack
TikTok’s Busting Out
Amazon Prime Video France launched "Cités" exclusively on TikTok in late February.
Anything Album Covers
The artistic nature of this challenge has attracted a lot of professional content creators making album covers out of random camera roll photos.
Twitter Super Followers & Edit Buttons
Twitter may introduce a pair of big upcoming features: the ability for users to charge their followers for access to additional content, and the ability to create and join groups based around specific interests.
New Shoppable Tweets
Twitter is experimenting with new shopping features 🛍— 🟣 Matt Navarra (@MattNavarra) March 2, 2021
A NEW Twitter Card being tested for tweets containing links to product pages on a shop's website
New-style Twitter Shopping Card shows
- Product name
- Shop name
- Product price
- 'Shop' button
<-Old | New->
ht @YasserM86 pic.twitter.com/8q5xLbbH2m
LinkedIn's Freelancer Market
LinkedIn is developing a new service called Marketplaces to let its 740 million users find and book freelancers, pitting it against publicly traded firms such as Upwork and Fiverr.
LinkedIn Stories For Pages & Swipe-Ups
Internal access to Stories is a way for companies to maintain engagement with their employees during the pandemic, which will likely last for another year for many organizations, LinkedIn says.
Tacos Through Pneumatic Tubes
The Brooklyn Park City Council approved the plans this week. The Taco Bell To Go restaurant will feature multiple pickup lanes.
Microsoft Servers Hacked
At least 30,000 organizations across the United States — including a significant number of small businesses, towns, cities and local governments — have over the past few days been hacked by an unusually aggressive Chinese cyber espionage unit that’s focused on stealing email from victim organizations.
Dangerous Adventures With Dad
A father created a now viral Instagram account to prank his girlfriend while she was at work and frequently texting to ask how their baby was.