Everyone else is doing it, so why shouldn’t we? Here are the top 10 posts on SocialTimes in 2016, in terms of page views:
10, Latest Facebook News Feed Algorithm Tweak: High Ratings and Likely Engagement, Feb. 1: Facebook announced that it was using qualitative feedback to deliver the most relevant posts to users’ News Feeds.
9, Google Adds ‘I’m Feeling Curious’ Button to 3D Touch Shortcuts on iOS, Feb. 2: Google’s iOS application update introduced a new 3D Touch shortcut for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus users. Pressing on the app’s icon on their home screens enabled users to select the “I’m Feeling Curious” option to launch the app and view a random question and answer from around the Internet.
8, Here’s How Social Media Will Impact the 2016 Presidential Election, Feb. 17: This guest post from Rohan Ayyar, web analytics and conversion optimization specialist at premium digital marketing agency E2M, was one of the earliest to predict a victory by President-elect Donald Trump, at least on the social media front.
7, Deadpool Goes 360-Degree on Facebook, Feb. 13: 20th Century Fox released an exclusive 360-degree video on Facebook backing theatrical release Deadpool.
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6, Which Temporary Profile Picture Frames Are Available on Facebook?, March 17: Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg provided this link in a Facebook post, where users can access a pull-down menu that provides them with all of the available options for temporary profile picture frames.
5, Facebook Beta-Testing Desktop App Facebook Games Arcade, May 12: Facebook began beta-testing Facebook Games Arcade, a desktop application for Windows that enabled users to play games on its platform without accessing Facebook.com via a web browser, and promising a “faster, better gaming experience.” The app launched in November as Facebook Gameroom.
4, Here’s How Many People Are on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Other Big Social Networks, April 4: This guest post from Justin Kerby, founder of digital marketing agency Cave Social, offered a look at the monthly active user totals of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Snapchat.
3, Recommendations Must Be Thoughtful, Not Random, April 25: A look at the importance of quality social recommendations.
2, Here’s How to Play Games in iMessage on iOS 10, Sept. 13: How to download and play games within iMessage in Apple’s then newly released mobile operating system.
1, Facebook Celebrates 12th Birthday With Friends Day, Feb. 4: The social network marked birthday No. 12 with the release of Friends Day videos, in which photos depicting “special moments” with their friends were stitched together into short films.
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