Weekend Digital Media Round-Up: Google’s Digital Tool for Small Scale Businesses, Pinterest Highlights Freedom of Expression, Augmented Reality is More Used For Shopping & More…

By LS Digital News Desk

  • September 16, 2022,

1.Google Releases New Digital Tools Aimed to Assist Small Scale Businesses

Google is on a mission to participate in Europe’s Small Scale Business Week by launching an array of features designed to provide great value in assisting small firms and running in the business game again. [Source: Digital Information World]

2. Pinterest Launches New Campaign to Highlight Freedom of Expression in the App

Pinterest is launching a new promotional campaign in which it looks to further distance itself from its social network roots, by framing Pinterest as a more positive space. [Source: Social Media Today]

3. Augmented reality is being used for shopping more than playing games or Snapchat filters

Augmented Reality (AR)is moving beyond the confines of Filters and practical jokes. AR might be more significant, and practical as it can be used immediately, and its use could add some enrichment and importance to your daily life. [Source: Digital Information World]

4. Google Outlines New Process for Creating 3D Models from 2D Pictures

The internet has evolved, and connectivity along with it, visuals have increasingly become the key element that stands out, and grabs user attention in ever-busy social feeds. [Source: Social Media Today]

5. Bluehost Unveils Easy WordPress Ecommerce Solution

Bluehost announced a new WordPress eCommerce solution that simplifies creating the store with a point & click interface. [Source: Search Engine Journal]

6. Snapchat Adds New Engagement Features, Announced Expanded Launch of Snapchat for Web

Snapchat has announced some new features to enhance in-app engagement, while it’s also now making its web-based platform available to all users. [Source: Social Media Today]

7. Google launched support for Performance Max campaigns in ad scripts

Scripts are set up using JavaScript code and allow advertisers to make broad changes to accounts without managing them manually. [Source: Search Engine Land]

8. Meta Adds ‘Community Chats’ on Messenger as it Searches for New Ways to Prop Up Falling Engagement

Meta is rolling out a new way to encourage more engagement stemming from Facebook Groups, via a new Community Chat option that’ll facilitate topic-based discussion groups within Messenger. [Source: Social Media Today]

9. Twitter Rolls Out Revamped Spaces With Podcasts For All Of Its Blue Subscribers

Twitter is opening the feature up to all of its Blue subscribers that have an iOS device which will give them a chance to get the right feeling of podcasts, Spaces, and even the best audio stations out there. [Source: Digital Information World]

10. YouTube Adds New Vertical Video Conversion Elements as it Leans into Short Form Video

YouTube is looking to help advertisers align with evolving video consumption trends by testing out a new process that automatically reformats landscape video ads into square or vertical playback. [Source: Social Media Today]


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