Link Social Accounts on Your Google Business Profile 🔗
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What's New in Social From the Past Week
You are now able to link your social media accounts within your Google business profile which will show within Google Maps and search. Here's how to do it:
- Go to your Business Profile. Learn how to find your profile.
- Click Edit profile Business information Contact.
- To edit, click Social profiles Down arrow .
- In the drop down that opens, select the social media link you would like to add.
- In the web address field, add the link.
- Click Save.
The new feature has been in testing for the last month, but has now been released. Creators can now have an extended bio on the web version of X.
X is putting more effort into their video features including a current test where you will be able to control your video quality.
Elon Musk tweeted out that the interaction counts and action buttons except the views counter won't be visible unless you click into a post.
This week, Utah sued TikTok accusing the app to be harmful for children because of the algorithm intentionally keeping young users on the app for unhealthy amounts of time.
TikTok released a new feature called Direct Post which integrates with CapCut, Twitch and more. This features allows you to directly publish to TikTok from these platforms.
A Meta employee accidentally posted, and deleted, a screenshot of the upcoming trending topics feature within Threads.
At the "Instagram University" event, the app announced a range of new features that will target its younger audience. These updates include birthday shout-outs, selfie videos for Notes and new group interaction options.
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Social Media Holidays for the Months of October & November
October 21 – Sweetest Day
October 26 – National Pumpkin Day (US)
October 31 – Halloween
November 1 - World Vegan Day / First Day of Movember
November 2 - Day of the Dead / All Souls' Day
November 5 - Bonfire Night (UK)
November 11 - Veteran's Day / Remembrance Day / Singles' Day
November 13 - World Kindness Day
November 17 - National Take a Hike Day (US)
November 19 - International Men's Day
November 20 - Transgender Day of Remembrance
November 21 - World Entrepreneur Day
November 23 - Thanksgiving (US)
November 24 - Black Friday / Native American Heritage Day
November 25 - Small Business Saturday
November 27 - Cyber Monday
November 28 -Giving Tuesday
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