Tag: Platform development

Platform development, Website design and optimization

How to Make Your Website a Powerful Marketing Machine

February 21, 2017

Via: Jeff Bullass Blog

Not so long ago, websites were purely used to deliver product and services information to target customers… But they have morphed into a point-of-sales platform where businesses leverage their website for sales. Selling products or services on websites has become de […]

Platform development

Facebook Commits to Third Party Audit, Provides New Ad Options

February 13, 2017

Via: Social Media Today

Following on from their recent controversies around data inaccuracies, Facebook has announced a new set of measures to help reinforce transparency and maintain advertiser trust. As explained by Facebook: “As a partner to over 4 million advertisers across a wide range […]

Platform development

Instagram now lets you save anyone’s pictures to your own private collection

December 15, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

Ever seen an awesome Instagram you want to save for later, only to have it fade into memory after myriads of new posts? That’s no longer a problem. Starting today, you’ll be able to save posts you’d like to revisit. […]

Platform development

Facebook is working on its own Prisma-style art effects app for video

October 27, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

Prisma made a splash over the past couple of months with its cloud AI-powered effects app for photos and video. But it looks like Facebook is gearing up to beat the company at its own game. In an interview at […]

Platform development

Pinterest Reaches 150 Million Monthly Active Users

October 14, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

Last September, Pinterest reported that it had reached the milestone of 100 million monthly active users. And while, comparatively, that may not seem like much – Facebook has 1.71 billion MAU – as highlighted by Pew Research, Pinterest usage is […]

Platform development

Twitter’s 140 Character Exemptions to Come into Effect from Next Week

September 14, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

Remember how, a few months back, Twitter announced a range of coming changes to their 140 character limit? You remember – it started out as speculation, which sparked a range of opinions about how removing the 140-character limit would kill […]

Platform development

Instagram Introduces Event Channels to Emphasize Video Content

August 19, 2016

Via: Social Media Today

With the total time Instagram users spend watching video increasing 150% over the past six months, it makes sense for the platform to be putting more focus on video and looking at how to capitalize on that demand. Back in […]

Platform development

Google Maps Debuts a Clean New Look and “Areas of Interest” Feature

July 26, 2016

Via: Basic One Ecomm

In their latest update, Google Maps is making it easier for you to find your way around, and spot areas nearby that have fun things to do. In an effort to make their maps cleaner and easier to read, Google […]

Platform development

Hippo Releases ‘Cloud-First’ Web CMS Platform Update

July 14, 2016

Via: CMSWire

Amsterdam-based Hippo today released the latest version of its web content management platform — an update a company official called a “completely re-architected platform with all benefits of the cloud.” The open-source provider released Hippo onDemand, which is designed to transform digital business […]

Platform development, Technology

10 Best CSS Code Generators for Web Developers

June 17, 2016

Via: itCurated

  Web developers are always looking for shortcuts to save time in their routine. Many great dev tools ease the process, and it’s now easier than ever to jump in and get a finished product quickly. With the rise of […]