Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Adds Photo Tagging, Facebook Acquires Oculus VR

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook and Twitter:

Twitter rolls out photo tagging
Twitter rolls out photo tagging




  • Foursquare’s new ads tap Twitter and require $100K commitment – Foursquare’s new ad product, ‘Tap to Tweet,’ invites users to tweet marketing messages when they check into businesses; the product should be available in early April, and Foursquare is looking for more advertisers to join the beta test (AdWeek)


  •  LinkedIn launches Insights tool to help brands become better publishers – LinkedIn is launching new tools to help advertisers see how they’re faring as publishers on the professional social network; brands will be assigned content-marketing scores based on effectiveness, and advertisers will be able to see ‘trending content’ (Advertising Age)


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