DigiKnow Episode 66 – Apple is Shazam, Netflix Overtakes TV, Target Adds Wallet

Episode 66 features a (cheap?) sale for Shazam, the Facebook snooze button (finally!) and a quick discussion about dying Twitter (and what they're doing about it)

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

Show Notes

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Apple

Apple IS Shazam
http://thehustle.co/apple-buys-shazam-400m/

Apple now lets you pre-order apps
http://snip.ly/8q8s7

Facebook

Facebook’s Latest Video Changes Favor Longer Shows and Larger Pages
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-video-distribution-monetization-updates-december-2017/

Next Up for Demotion in Facebook’s News Feed: Engagement Bait
http://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-news-feed-engagement-bait/

Facebook Sound Collection lets you add no-name music to videos
http://snip.ly/k92hf

Facebook adds a Snooze button for muting people, groups and Pages for 30 days
http://snip.ly/iz89w

Google

Google Adwords Upgrades Consumer Targeting Functionality With Phone Numbers and Addresses
http://snip.ly/5v6xk

Google confirms ad blocking in Chrome will start February 15
http://snip.ly/ojnff

Google Chrome now lets you mute those annoying autoplay videos
http://snip.ly/l7o5w

Instagram

Instagram has a cool new feature that only appears after you wait 5 seconds
http://snip.ly/657xw

Instagram now lets you share live videos through direct messages
http://snip.ly/6fcyd

Netflix

The Number of People Who Use Netflix Is Now the Same as Paying TV Consumers
http://www.adweek.com/tv-video/the-number-of-people-who-use-netflix-is-now-the-same-as-paying-tv-consumers/

Misc

Reddit launches new mobile apps with support for real-time comments, chat, mod tools and more
http://snip.ly/o5ugt

Target Lets You Pay With New 'Wallet' Mobile Payment System
http://snip.ly/rb3xo

Twitter

Twitter's Ad Business Shrinks, Company Focuses on Selling Data
http://snip.ly/tmojj

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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