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Wendy’s Twitter account still has (fresh, never frozen) beef with the world—Mashable

The fast food chain recently dropped jaws after Twitter users discovered the comebacks it was sending to unsatisfied customers on the platform. On Wednesday, Wendy’s (fresh, never frozen) beef with Twitter users continued, escalating after the account posted what appeared to an infamous Pepe the Frog meme, re-designed to resemble the restaurant’s red-haired mascot, Wendy.

Here’s the first Periscope live 360 video taken underwater—Mashable

Mitch Oates, a digital creator, photographer and surfer from Sydney, Australia, completed the first-ever 360-degree live video underwater on Twitter’s Periscope app Tuesday. The timing shouldn’t be that surprising since the company released live 360 video on Periscope only last week. But the broadcast showcases another immersive content win for Twitter as it competes with YouTube and Facebook.

Why Instagram Won 2016 and Snapchat Didn’t—Entrepreneur

Instagram shows no signs of slowing down. The service now boasts a whopping 600 million active monthly users, and that last 100 million joined in just the past six months. Instagram’s only real competition is Snapchat. And while the latter may be the more popular teenager hangout, the real marketing takes place on Instagram.

Facebook Introduces Live Audio—Entrepreneur

Facebook on Tuesday introduced Live Audio, a new feature that lets you “tell a story … with words and not video.” With this new option, you can go live on the platform with audio only — perfect for those times you have something to say but don’t want to show your mug.

Shannon Sankey
Shannon Sankey
Social Media Coordinator

Shannon applies classical creative writing training to her many roles in digital strategy and creative. Poetry and marketing are married in her world: in both arts, she works to locate and arrange concise and engaging language to evoke a response.

She functioned independently as the copy and digital strategy department in a growing agency in Greensburg, PA, where she expanded agency capabilities in content, social, paid media, PR, and analytics. She went on to a corporate environment in Pittsburgh to establish and optimize social identity for high-profile executives and associated brands. Now, while pursuing an MFA in Creative Writing at Chatham University, she’s excited to contribute to a dynamic team and challenging projects at Smith Brothers Agency.