Episode 65 features the new Instagram feature of following hashtags, Target setting it's sights on Amazon, and how people are calling Uber instead of an ambulance.

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

Show Notes

Big News of the Week

There Have Been 17 Billion Video Chats on Messenger in 2017
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-messenger-year-in-review-2017/

Facebook

Facebook’s Ticker Is Finally Gone for Good
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-ticker-rip/

Unwrapping Facebook’s Holiday Feature Presents
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-2017-holiday-features/

Facebook Pages Can Now Add Click-to-WhatsApp Buttons to Their Boosted Organic Posts
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-pages-click-to-whatsapp-buttons-boosted-organic-posts/

Uber

People are using Uber instead of ambulances
http://snip.ly/vgg0w

LinkedIn

LinkedIn Will Share Skills Listed by Fellow Professionals With the Same Job Title
http://www.adweek.com/digital/linkedin-monthly-trending-skills-notifications/

Google

Google Revises SEO Starter Guide
http://snip.ly/4its7

Amazon

Target sets sights on Amazon with same-day delivery plans
http://snip.ly/xdd5x

YouTube

YouTube’s hiking up its premium ad prices
http://thehustle.co/youtube-premium-ads/

Instagram

Instagram Users Can Now Follow Hashtags The Same Way They Follow Accounts
http://www.adweek.com/digital/instagram-follow-hashtags/

Pinterest

A Self-Service Insights Tool Is Coming to Pinterest in Early 2018
http://www.adweek.com/digital/pinterest-100-2018/

Misc.

Digital Media Overtakes TV In Ad Revenues
http://snip.ly/mvmua