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Photos Still King on Facebook, Make Up 93% of the Most Engaging Posts Photos Still King on Facebook, Make Up 93% of the Most Engaging Posts

If you’re a brand hoping to get the maximum amount of follower engagement from your Facebook posts, it’s best to think visually. That’s because in terms of user engagement, photos are king. And it’s not even close. The latest numbers …

Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages Facebook Rolling Out Photo Comments for Pages
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A few weeks ago, Facebook made comment threads a lot more interesting – or a lot more annoying depending on who you ask. The social network gave users the ability to post images in comments – via an “attach a …

Astronaut Luca Parmitano’s Selfie Puts Your Selfies to Shame

I know that your hair looked super awesome when you decided to snap that selfie in the girl’s bathroom of your local Target. Yes, your face looks super cute – I love the way you pursed your lips. Brilliant. But …

Instagram Finally Lets You Embed Photos (and Videos, of Course) Instagram Finally Lets You Embed Photos (and Videos, of Course)
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Instagram has just announced that they are now allowing photo and video embeds – something that the service has needed for as long as it’s been around. Now, anyone wishing to embed a photo or video in an article for …

Facebook Including Instagram Likes in Photo Like Totals Facebook Including Instagram Likes in Photo Like Totals
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In what appears to be some new integration between Facebook and the Facebook-owned Instagram, it looks like Facebook is now including Instagram likes in the total like counts on Instagram photos posted to Facebook. The like totals look the same …

The TSA Has an Instagram Account for Stuff They Took from People at Checkpoints The TSA Has an Instagram Account for Stuff They Took from People at Checkpoints
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Whether or not you agree that the Transportation Security Administration routinely upholds its core values of integrity, innovation, and team spirit – let’s face it, the organization is a big part of our lives. And while TSA tactics aren’t always …

Yahoo Mail Gets New Flickr Integration Yahoo Mail Gets New Flickr Integration
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For those of you still getting adjusted to the new Yahoo Mail, Yahoo has a new feature for you, and it utilizes Fllickr, another product Yahoo recently redesigned. The new integration lets users share individual photos or sets right from …

Twitter Tests Thumbnail Image Previews Inside Tweets Twitter Tests Thumbnail Image Previews Inside Tweets

It appears that Twitter is looking to give users more context about the photos others share in tweets – or at least make it easier to determine whether or not “clicking to expand” is worth their time. A small number …

Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit

On Monday, image sharing service Imgur finally released its first mobile app, launching on Android first. It turns out it’s not that they just wanted to start with Android, however. They’ve run into some issues with Apple, but the iOS …

Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android

Last year, Imgur told us we could expect mobile apps in the fall, but that never happend. They did, however, launch a major site redesign, which appeared to set Imgur apart a bit from reddit with which it has become …

Yelp Matches Users’ Photos With Their Reviews, Displays Them Together Yelp Matches Users’ Photos With Their Reviews, Displays Them Together
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Yelp announced today that it will now display user-uploaded photos in-line with review text on business reviews. This will put imagery more directly in users’ faces, obviously. Yelp simply matches photos and reviews contributed by the same Yelp user for …

Cool Stop Motion Video Uses 1,556 Instagram Photos

Facebook is hosting a press event today, and there’s a rumor that the company is about to take on Vine by unveiling video on Instagram. There’s evidence to back up an imminent Instagram video launch, and when you think about …

Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments

Your Facebook comment threads are about to get a lot more interesting or a lot more annoying – depending on your opinion of image-heavy threads. Facebook is currently rolling out the ability to add an image to comments. Of course, …

Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident
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A photo of a Wendy’s employee has gone viral thanks to Reddit, and now he’s been fired. The picture shows the employee guzzling soft-serve ice cream directly from the Frosty machine, and after several Redditors commented negatively about his shenanigans, …

Proof That Posing for Pictures Is Really, Really, Awkward

Nothing like standing in front of a mini-waterfall and waiting, waiting, waiting for someone to take your picture. Except they’re not. They’re taking a video. Awkward. [Go Periscope via reddit]

Facebook Now Lets You Send Photos in Chat Facebook Now Lets You Send Photos in Chat
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Some users are seeing a new notification when they open up a chat window today – Facebook notifying them that they can now send photos in chat. “New! Send a Photo in Chat. Choose an image to send instantly,” reads …

Twitter Makes Editing Your Profile Much Easier Twitter Makes Editing Your Profile Much Easier
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Twitter has just made editing your profile much easier by adding inline editing for the profile picture, header photo, and basic information on the desktop. Now, you can edit your profile inline (without having to go to a separate profile …

LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates LinkedIn Lets You Add Photos, Presentations to Updates
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LinkedIn has just taken a significant step in making the homepage stream much more interesting. Today, they’ve announced the addition of photos, documents, and presentations to updates. “Whether it’s a thought provoking presentation about the future of big data or …

Obama Prom Photos Surface, and the POTUS Looks Sharp

Even the president of the United States can’t keep his prom photos a secret. Not that he’d want to – a white jacket and a blue tie is a good look for President Obama. But still, come on, right? The …

Google Adds New Personalized Photo Search Feature Google Adds New Personalized Photo Search Feature

Google announced that you can now find photos, and connect with friends, places and events from your Google+ photos from Google Search. To do so, go to Google, sign in, and search for “my photos” or “my photos from new …

Fake Abercrombie Ads Fire Back At CEO
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A woman from Tucson has a lot to say about the way Abercrombie & Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries runs his company, and she’s getting it across with several photos meant to look like ads. Jeffries ruffled a lot of feathers …