Instagram now lets you zoom in on videos and photos on iOS

instagram_2016-Aug-31 It’s possibly one of the few remaining near-universal experiences for mobile users: the frustration of trying to zoom in on an Instragram image and remembering that you can’t. That’s now changing, since Instagram is rolling out pinch-to-zoom support in its iOS app starting today. The new feature will let users zoom in on both photos and videos in the main feed, on profile… Read More

from Social – TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/31/instagram-now-lets-you-zoom-in-on-photos-on-ios/?ncid=rss
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Facebook Offers gets revamped for mobile, now lets you track saved coupons in a dedicated section

facebook-offers Facebook’s goal of tracking ads all the way through to a customer’s purchase at point-of-sale is getting a big boost today with a makeover of the Facebook Offers program. Now designed to be more mobile-friendly, Facebook is allowing businesses to create two kinds of offers – those customers can redeem online and those they redeem in-store – while also making it… Read More

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Twitter targets individual creators for its Amplify ad program

Twitter Amplify After opening up its Amplify program last fall to a wide range of publishers, Twitter says it’s expanding the video ad program again, this time to individual creators. After creators are approved for the program, the company says that when they’re about to tweet a video, they can just check a box to include a pre-roll ad, with the revenue split between Twitter and the creator.… Read More

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