Twitter Made Easier

In September, Twitter launched a test that expanded the 140 character limit so every person around the world could express themselves easily in a Tweet. Their goal was to make this possible while ensuring they keep the speed and brevity that makes Twitter, Twitter. Looking at all the data, they’re excited to share they’ve achieved this goal and are rolling the change out to all languages where cramming was an issue. – Twitter

Pinterest Opens the Workshop
What better place to work on a Pinterest project than at the social network’s headquarters in San Francisco? Pinterest last week announced the grand opening of The Workshop, which it calls “a first-of-its-kind creative studio and social club … fully equipped with professional equipment, art supplies and more.” – AdWeek

You Can Now Upload Content Older Than 24 Hours to Instagram Stories
Instagram is rolling out an update that will allow users to upload any video or picture from their library — regardless of whether it was taken within the past 24 hours. Previously, the workaround was to re-save, screenshot, or edit the metadata on the image or video so that it appears new in your library, tricking Instagram into thinking you’d just captured some fresh new content. – The Verge

Laura Forester
Laura Forester
Senior Social Media & PR Strategist

Laura is responsible for developing and executing channel initiatives for a number of national and local brands. Her approach to content and digital strategy reflects a desire to ensure a consistent and holistic approach to publishing. She also supports the team in more traditional communications efforts, as well. Laura has 10 years of experience working with local and regional clients and media outlets in consumer and corporate accounts for boutique and top-tier creative agencies both regionally and globally. She has excellent planning and organization skills and a fearless commitment to creative results. Her positive outlook keeps her department smiling and motivated. Laura is a graduate of George Washington University with degrees in English and Philosophy. She also holds a Masters from Trinity University in Dublin, Ireland.