Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Drops Sponsored Stories, Twitter Partners With WPP

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





  • How to make the most of YouTube’s new redesign – last week YouTube rolled out its One Channel redesign; background graphics are replaced by a responsive banner image and brands can embed social media links into the banner (Entrepreneur)


  • Pinterest debuts personal search feature – users can now search by keywords associated with their own pins; the feature rolled out on the web last week, and will arrive on mobile soon (AllThingsD)


What updates were you talking about in social media this week?