DigiKnow Epsiode 72 – CryptoCurrency Banned and Embraced, Lots of IG Updates, and Yahoo! is Still a Thing?

Episode 72 features the action of Bing for banning cryptocurrency ads, latest updates on facebook, IG's new relevant updates and Yahoo's new messaging app.

subscribeFeaturing Andrew McCauley (@andymac71) and Will Hanke (@redcanoemedia)

Show Notes

Amazon

Amazon poised to launch new retargeting ad product — [report]
https://marketingland.com/amazon-poised-to-launch-new-retargeting-ad-product-report-240119

Bing

Bing begins removing sidebar text ads on desktop - Search Engine Land
https://searchengineland.com/bing-removing-sidebar-text-ads-on-desktop-us-295059

Bing Bans Cryptocurrency Ads
https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/319328/bing-bans-cryptocurrency-ads.html

Facebook

5 Important Announcements From F8 2018: A Focus on Smaller Communities And The Future of the News Feed
https://blog.bufferapp.com/facebook-f8-2018-recap?utm_campaign=weekly_digest_week_2018W18_dormant_test_control&utm_medium=email&utm_source=digest

Publishers of Facebook Live Videos Got 3 New Features to Play With
http://www.adweek.com/digital/publishers-of-facebook-live-videos-got-3-new-features-to-play-with/

Facebook Messenger Platform 2.4 Added Customization to Its Customer Chat Plugin
https://www.brandhaus.com/facebook-messenger-platform-2-4-added-customization-to-its-customer-chat-plugin/

Facebook Is Releasing 3 Features to Make Its Stories Easier to Use
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/16/facebook-stories-archive/

Facebook Rolled Out Dynamic Ads for Lead Generation for Auto Dealers
https://marketingland.com/facebooks-dynamic-ads-for-auto-dealerships-get-new-lead-gen-features-240316

Facebook Stories Now Has 150 Million Daily Users, So Here Come the Ads
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/17/facebook-stories-150-million-users/

Facebook Revealed a Host of Updates to Its Ads Manager
https://nitro-net.com/2018/05/18/facebook-revealed-a-host-of-updates-to-its-ads-manager/

Facebook lets publishers cross-post Live videos across multiple Pages & tests a rewind button
https://marketingland.com/facebook-lets-publishers-cross-post-live-videos-across-multiple-pages-tests-a-rewind-button-239674

Facebook Reportedly Developing Cryptocurrency
https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/319140/facebook-reportedly-developing-cryptocurrency.html

A leaked look at Facebook’s search engine for influencer marketing
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/18/facebook-creator-search/

Facebook Rolls Out New Live Video Tools
https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/facebook-rolls-out-new-live-video-tools/

To make Stories global, Facebook adds Archive and audio posts
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/16/facebook-stories-archive/

Google

Google Maps Gets More Social
https://www.adweek.com/digital/google-maps-gets-more-social/

Google's Web Store Spreads Malware Again, 100,000 Users Infected By Malicious Chrome Extensions
https://www.webpronews.com/googles-web-store-spreads-malware-again-100000-users-infected-by-malicious-chrome-extensions/

Google AdWords new responsive search ads can show 3 headlines
https://marketingland.com/google-adwords-new-responsive-search-ads-can-show-3-headlines-239532

Instagram

Instagram Is Quietly Introducing a Native Payments Option
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/03/instagram-payments/

Businesses on Instagram Are Getting Calls to Action, Direct Messaging Improvements
https://hugethinking.com/post/businesses-on-instagram-are-getting-calls-to-action-direct-messaging-improvements/

Instagram Users Can Now Share Posts From Their Feeds in Stories
http://www.adweek.com/digital/instagram-users-can-now-share-posts-from-their-feeds-in-stories/

Instagram testing a booking & payments feature it first announced more than a year ago
https://marketingland.com/instagram-testing-a-booking-payments-feature-it-first-announced-more-than-a-year-ago-239559

Instagram quietly launches payments for commerce
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/03/instagram-payments/

Instagram code reveals upcoming music feature
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/07/instagram-music/

Klout

RIP Klout
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/10/rip-klout/

Snapchat

Snapchat to test 6-second unskippable video ‘Commercials’ to run during Shows
https://marketingland.com/snapchat-to-test-6-second-unskippable-video-commercials-to-run-during-shows-239110

Snapchat begins rolling out redesign on iOS that reverses changes launched last year
https://marketingland.com/snapchat-begins-rolling-out-redesign-on-ios-that-reverses-changes-launched-last-year-239964

WhatsApp

WhatsApp Introduced Several New Features for Groups
http://www.adweek.com/digital/whatsapp-introduced-several-new-features-for-groups/

Yahoo

Yahoo is testing Squirrel, an invite-only group messaging app
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/08/yahoo-is-testing-squirrel-an-invite-only-group-messaging-app/

About the Author:

Will Hanke owns Saint Louis' top independent Internet Marketing firm, Red Canoe Media. In addition to helping some of St Louis' most recognizable brands with their online marketing strategy, Will also is an Amazon bestselling author, speaker and teacher.

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