social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

Snapchat Makes Adding People Easier With Profile URLs: Users can copy their “unique URL or instantly share it through other apps like Twitter” and in places such as email signatures. When tapped on a mobile device, the URL “opens a preview of your profile on Snapchat with an ‘Add’ button.”

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“You can copy your unique URL or instantly share it through other apps like Twitter.”

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Do you want to add video to your social media marketing?

Are you looking for tools to simplify your video production?

Today’s tools make it easy to record and edit videos for social media marketing and ad campaigns.

In this article I’ll share 14 tools marketers can use to create screencasts, montages and slideshows.

Why Video for Ads?

Facebook gives priority to native videos (as opposed to video links to external sources) to encourage this type of content. Videos that are directly uploaded to Facebook perform better and provide a better experience. They receive 30% more video views than videos posted from other websites, and have images up to 11 times larger in the news feed.

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Discover 14 video tools for social media.

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social media toolsDo you use Facebook to find prospects?

Ever wish you could export your lead lists?

The new Facebook Search browser extension for Chrome makes it easy to search Facebook for prospects and download the results.

In this article you’ll discover how to export prospect details from Facebook.

Editor’s Note:

The Editorial Team at Social Media Examiner discovered the tool mentioned in this post violates Facebook’s Terms of Service, see #5 subpoint 7 for more information.

As a result, we decided to remove this article from publication. We strongly suggest you do not use tools that violate Facebook’s Terms of Service. Using such tools could result in your account being suspended or you banned from Facebook.

Thank you for your feedback and on-going support. Lisa D. Jenkins, Managing Editor

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social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

Google Rolls Out a New Google+: Google introduced “a fully redesigned Google+ that puts Communities and Collections front and center.”

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“Now focused around interests, the new Google+ is much simpler. And it’s more mobile-friendly.”

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social media researchWelcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.

What’s New This Week

LinkedIn Announces All Groups Will Be Made Private: In an effort to improve the quality of conversation in groups, “…only Group members will be able to see the contents of conversations, and only members will be allowed to contribute. LinkedIn also won’t allow search engines to crawl the discussions, another key, it believes, to providing a trusted private space for people to communicate.”

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social media how toDo you manage at least one Facebook business page?

Are you using all the admin features?

Facebook pages include many tools to help marketers and business owners get the most out of their business presence.

In this article I’ll share how to use Facebook’s features, tools and settings to manage your business page effectively.

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Discover how to manage your Facebook Page effectively.

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social media toolsWant to do more with your Facebook page?

Have you considered using Facebook apps?

Facebook apps let you customize your Facebook page in many ways.

In this article I’ll share 15 ways Facebook apps can enhance and customize your Facebook page.

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Discover 15 types of Facebook Apps to enhance your Facebook Page.

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social media toolsAre you looking for ways to enhance your Facebook marketing?

Do you want to capture the attention of more prospects and customers?

The right Facebook tools can make the job easier by saving you time and optimizing your Facebook marketing efforts.

In this article you’ll discover seven valuable (and free) Facebook tools that can help marketers succeed.

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Discover 7 free Facebook tools marketers should consider.

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social media how toDo you want a more streamlined way to organize account managers within Facebook?

Are you using Facebook Business Manager?

You’ll find Facebook’s newest tool useful.

In this article you’ll discover how to set up Facebook Business Manager so you can have more control over how your employees access Pages and ads.

Why Facebook Business Manager?

Until now, if your business had multiple managers handling different Pages or client ads, you had to grant them access to accounts being shared among multiple users. That’s hardly ideal—keeping accounts organized and limiting employees’ access to specific information have been concerns for a while.

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Find out how to set up Facebook Business Manager to manage multiple Pages and Ad accounts.

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