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snapchat says see ya to twitter: your daily distraction... you're welcome.
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #174 • View online

Snapchat Gets Hit With Major Redesign
Though the youth-beloved Snapchat has been experiencing a sliding scales of wins and losses over the last year, it seems like the app is dedicating itself to changing its ways. Reportedly, the app is going to undergo an overhaul that might make it more accessible to users outside of Gen Z.
Will it no longer be cool to use Snapchat with the hip crowds after this redesign?
Will it no longer be cool to use Snapchat with the hip crowds after this redesign?
Twitter Launches Auto Promotion Subscriptions
Twitter Promote Mode is now available as an automated promotion feature that will automatically run sponsored content on the platform, with no input necessary from the subscriber for each promotion. The feature is now available through its $99 USD/monthly subscription, but do you trust Twitter to do your targeting for you? Let us know on Twitter
And just like that, all of the promotions became carbon copies.
And just like that, all of the promotions became carbon copies.
So Long Shazam
Google Assistant might be replacing the once popular music recognition app Shazam, as it now has the ability to recognize music. We already find ourselves asking, “Google, what song is this?”
But a show titled 'Can You Beat Google Assistant?' doesn't have the same ring to it.
But a show titled 'Can You Beat Google Assistant?' doesn't have the same ring to it.
Is This The New Pepsi Ad?
Coke made an advertising campaign that ran in Saudi Arabia ‘Change Has A Taste’, which reflects recent changes in legislation, allowing women to drive in Saudi Arabia for the first time…. and through the bond of a father and daughter over Coca-Cola. It’s not quite so bad as Pepsi’s Kendall Jenner flop, but has landed itself some major controversy.
Maybe soda should stay away from political themes for a while.
Maybe soda should stay away from political themes for a while.
Tweeters Spiral After Character Increase
Yesterday, Twitter increased its character limit to 280 characters. You’re not going to want to miss the internet’s reactions
Oh, Philly D, you know exactly what we're thinking.
Oh, Philly D, you know exactly what we're thinking.
P.S. If you’re looking for our favourite pieces on Social Media and Digital Marketing history, look no further than here, and here.
Have a wonderful day from the team at Truly Social!
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