How Dubsmash revived itself as #2 to TikTok

How Dubsmash revived itself as #2 to TikTok

Lip-syncing app Dubsmash was on the brink of death. After a brief moment of virality in 2015 alongside Vine (R.I.P), Dubsmash was bleeding users faster than it could recruit them. The app let you choose an audio track like a rap song or movie quote and shoot

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/how-dubsmash-revived-itself-as-2-to-tiktok/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Social Media Content Strategy: How to Respond to a Changing Marketplace

Do you have a content strategy for your social media marketing? Wondering how content and social media strategies can fit together? To explore how to use content strategically for 2020 and beyond, I interview Jay Baer on the Social Media Marketing Podcast. Jay is a marketing and

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/social-media-content-strategy-how-to-respond-to-a-changing-marketplace/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Twitter suspends notorious UK hate preacher for violating abuse rules

Twitter has confirmed it has temporarily suspended the account of controversial rightwing commentator, Katie Hopkins. The move was reported earlier by the BBC. Hopkins, a former MailOnline columnist and presenter on LBC radio, is a veteran of the social media platform, joining Twitter just under a decade ago

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/twitter-suspends-notorious-uk-hate-preacher-for-violating-abuse-rules/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Daily Crunch: Facebook’s profits disappoint

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Facebook hits 2.5B users in Q4 but shares sink from slow profits In

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/daily-crunch-facebooks-profits-disappoint/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Social media boosting service exposed thousands of Instagram passwords

Social media boosting service exposed thousands of Instagram passwords

A social media boosting startup, which bills itself as a service to increase a user’s Instagram followers, has exposed thousands of Instagram account passwords. The company, Social Captain, says it helps thousands of users to grow their Instagram follower counts by connecting their accounts to its platform.

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/social-media-boosting-service-exposed-thousands-of-instagram-passwords/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Snapchat launches Bitmoji TV: zany 4-min cartoons of your avatar

Snapchat launches Bitmoji TV: zany 4-min cartoons of your avatar

If you were the star of every show, would you watch more mobile television? Snapchat is betting that narcissism drives resonance for its new weekly videos that put you and your friends’ customizable Bitmoji avatars into a flurry of silly animated situations. Bitmoji TV premieres on Saturday

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/snapchat-launches-bitmoji-tv-zany-4-min-cartoons-of-your-avatar/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Facebook will pay $550 million to settle class action lawsuit over privacy violations

Facebook will pay over half a billion dollars to settle a class action lawsuit that alleged systematic violation of an Illinois consumer privacy law. The settlement amount is large indeed, but a small fraction of the $35 billion maximum the company could have faced. Class members —

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/facebook-will-pay-550-million-to-settle-class-action-lawsuit-over-privacy-violations/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

Facebook hits 2.5B users in Q4 but shares sink from slow profits

Facebook hits 2.5B users in Q4 but shares sink from slow profits

Facebook beat Wall Street estimates in Q4 but slowing profit growth beat up the share price. Facebook reached 2.5 billion monthly users, up 2%, from 2.45 billion in Q3 2019 when it grew 1.65%, and it now has 1.66 billion daily active users, up 2.4% from 1.62

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/facebook-hits-2-5b-users-in-q4-but-shares-sink-from-slow-profits/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

How the world’s largest cannabis dispensary avoids social media restrictions

How the world’s largest cannabis dispensary avoids social media restrictions

Planet 13 is the world’s largest cannabis dispensary. Located in Las Vegas, blocks off the Strip, the facility is the size of a small Walmart. By design, it’s hard to miss. Planet 13 is upending the dispensary model. It’s big, loud and visitors are encouraged to photograph

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/how-the-worlds-largest-cannabis-dispensary-avoids-social-media-restrictions/" align="left"]
[divider_top]

HeyMama, a premium social network for working moms, raises $2 million

As we spend more and more time on our phones, working busier and busier jobs, and leading more and more overwhelming lives, personal connection with others is harder and harder to come by. HeyMama wants to change that. The premium social network is aimed squarely at working

[read_more text="Read more" title="Read more" url="https://www.carolynclarkdfw.com/heymama-a-premium-social-network-for-working-moms-raises-2-million/" align="left"]
[divider_top]