How to Upload Videos to IGTV, Facebook Acquires AI Startup, and Instagram Bans Sensitive Content

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LATEST PODCAST: The Changes To IGTV • Ban on Harmful Content • Facebook's War on Organic Content

UPCOMING EVENT: Our senior social media specialist David de Souza is hosting an online seminar on how to use social media to find and connect with your fans. The presentation will highlight the best practices and insights from Jumpwire’s clients around the world. LINK


  1. Create an IGTV Channel

  2. Upload a Video to Your Channel

  3. Add Your Copy & Creative

  4. Publish & Check Your Analytics


FACEBOOK ALLOWS BRANDS INTO GROUPS: Facebook has announced that brands are now allowed to join and participate in Facebook Groups. LINK

INSTAGRAM BANS SENSITIVE CONTENT: Due to the tragic suicide of a young girl, Instagram has decided to ban all content which promotes the act of suicide. LINK

FACEBOOK ACQUIRES AI STARTUP:  Facebook is taking major steps into the work of augmented reality and artificial intelligenceLINK

IGTV WILL NOW BE ON YOUR INSTAGRAM FEED: In what seems to be a move to compete with YouTube, Instagram will now feature IGTV clips on your Instagram feed. LINK

SNAPCHAT SLOWS USER LOSSES:Snapchat has finally stopped hemorrhaging users by the millions. Is it time for them to recover? LINK

STAFF PICK: Helpful tools for images.LINK


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