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Chris Crum has been a part of the WebProNews team and the iEntry Network of B2B Publications since 2003. Follow Chris on Twitter, on StumbleUpon, on Pinterest and/or on Google: +Chris Crum.

Facebook Makes Searching for Videos Easier

Earlier this week, Facebook announced a bunch of new live video features, giving users more ways to discover, share, and interact with live video as well as more ways to personalize live broadcasts. The new features include Live for Groups…

Reddit for iPhone and Reddit for Android Get Official Launch

Reddit finally announced the launch of official mobile apps for iPhone and Android, which are available in the App Store and Google Play Store respectively. Earlier this year, Reddit announced the apps, but users can now go download them. The…

Facebook Messenger Surpasses 900M Users, Gets New Features (With Business Potential)

Facebook Messenger lead David Marcus made some new announcements for the product on Thursday. First off is a new milestone with Messenger achieving over 900 million monthly active users. That’s an addition of about 100 million in about three months.…

Facebook Suggests Businesses To Users in Messenger

The Information recently discovered code in Facebook Messenger pointing to how Facebook intends to turn the app into a marketplace, including an unreleased feature which would let people use the app to purchase items in stores and pay directly in…

Facebook Announces A Bunch of Live Video Features

Facebook announced new features for Facebook Live to give users more ways to discover, share, and interact with live video, as well as more ways to personalize live broadcasts. The first new feature is Live for Groups and Events, which…

Pinterest Expands Promoted Pins Internationally

Pinterest announced the launch of Promoted Pins in the UK, its first international expansion of the product. According to the company, this is a major market for Pinterest with Pinners in the UK having grown 50% over the past year.…

Pinterest Reportedly Pitching Brands on Digital Couponing

Pinterest continues to expand upon its ad offerings. The company is reportedly testing video ads, but its been pitching some other new concepts as well. DigiDay is showing off some highlights from a Pinterest pitch deck it obtained, discussing a…

Etsy Announces Site-Building Tool ‘Pattern,’ Redesigned Landing Pages For Shops

Etsy made two major announcements on Tuesday aimed at improving the selling experience. These are a new paid site-building tool called Pattern and a new redesigned landing page for Etsy shops called Shop Home. Pattern appears to be Etsy’s answer…

Twitter Finally Launches Message Button Announced 2 Years Ago

Twitter announced the launch of a new private message feature that lets you easily share a tweet via direct message. Users will start seeing a new “Message” button on tweets for this purpose. Twitter actually announced this all the way…

Twitter Will Stream NFL Games For Free

The NFL announced that it has chosen Twitter as its exclusive partner to digitally stream Thursday Night Football to a global audience across devices for free throughout the 2016 regular season. This will consist of ten games, which are broadcast…