The Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Updates NewsFeed, YouTube To Launch Music Subscriptions

Here’s your quick weekly summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features on Facebook, Google+, Twitter and YouTube:


  • Facebook redesign – last Thursday, Facebook started a slow roll-out of new features including content-specific feeds (for photos, music and more), plus larger images, video, and ads (TechCrunch)


 Red Bull shows updated Google+ cover photo



YouTube to launch music subscriptions

  • YouTube to launch music subscriptions – YouTube announced plans to launch a music subscription service later this year; users can access all music for free, but subscribers will be able to unlock additional features, possibly including ad-free access  (CNN Money)

Any updates to social media platforms that we missed? Let us know in the comments below!