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Updated YouTube App Adds Business Benefits

Today's update for the YouTube app adds a number of features, including:

- Quick access to new uploads from subscriptions via "My Subscriptions" feed on the Guide
- Queue up videos to play on TV

One new feature that should be of particular interest to businesses is "Access to Live Streams." Previously, if your business wanted to broadcast live, you would have to catch customers and viewers while at their desktop computers.

Facebook updates iOS app with improved buttons and free calling

Facebook has released a new version of their iPhone app today that features an all-new button design, as well as free calling to anyone in the U.S. or Canada integrated right into the main app.

According to the update:

New button design makes it easy to like, comment and share posts in News Feed.

How to be seen by more customers using Facebook Nearby

For local small businesses, one of the keys to search engine marketing is making sure that if a customer is searching for your business, they can find it easily. This means making sure that your business has a regional listing in each of the major search engine's local directory, like Google+ Local or Bing Local.