Twitter, famous for their 140-character text updates, has decided that attaching and embedding images and video into tweets isn't enough for Twitter users. In an announcement, it was revealed that now, Images and Video will appear in the Twitter stream as previews, and that the multimedia can now be shared without any text at all.
Just like Instagram, Facebook and Google+, interestingly.
Pinterest. Perhaps you’ve heard of it, perhaps you haven’t. Either way, it can no longer be ignored. As a Real Estate agent, Pinterest can easily be one of the most valuable tools in your social media work belt. With Pinterest, it is all about visualization, which is what sells homes. Are you getting the picture yet? Pinterest can be a very powerful social media tool in a Realtors marketing arsenal if used properly! The key to making any social media network is to establish relationships and engage with others. Pinterest is certainly no different.
Better late than never! While most social networks updated their apps for iOS7 weeks ago, Pinterest released their updated version today. Not only does the new version bring a flat, more streamlined look to the app that's in-line with iOS7 and other similar apps, but also a cool new way to browse pins!
Pinterest announced today in a blog post that much like their recipes and products, now articles will include information specific to the article. Like Twitter Cards, the new Article Cards on Pinterest will include the Title, author's name, description and story link, right on the pin.