Instagram Just Made an Important Change to Albums

“Instagram is finally fixing one of the most frustrating parts about posting multiple photos at once. The app now allows you to add both portrait and landscape photos to albums. Previously, the app only allowed you to upload multiple photos as square images. This severely limited the usability of Instagram’s albums feature, as it forced you to choose between awkwardly cropping photos into squares or posting your photos one-by-one.” – Mashable  

LinkedIn Is Going to Start Serving Native Ads to Outlook Users’ Inboxes

“..The professional social networking site is starting to serve ads targeted at the inboxes of Microsoft Outlook users. The move is part of LinkedIn’s new native ad network LinkedIn Audience Network that will place advertisers’ sponsored posts into ad inventory found in third-party publishers and apps. LinkedIn is working with a handful of ad-tech companies including Google’s DoubleClick ad exchange, Rubicon Project, MoPub, Sharethrough and Microsoft properties like MSN and Outlook. Outlook.com users may see an ad in their inboxes labeled as sponsored content from LinkedIn. Publishers that run ad inventory through the ad-tech companies like the MyFitnessPal mobile app will also begin displaying advertisers’ LinkedIn posts alongside content.” – Adweek 

WhatsApp Tools and Features for Businesses Are Coming

“The Facebook-owned messaging application confirmed reports that it has been testing verified business accounts, adding that it is building and testing other tools for businesses via both a free WhatsApp Business app for small and midsized businesses and an enterprise solution for larger companies, such as airlines, e-commerce sites and banks.” – Adweek

Alex Rizza
Alex Rizza
Senior Social Media & PR Strategist