Read how Southern Smocked Company grew their sales 200x through comment selling and Facebook Ads in this blog post. Soldsie Blog.
Have2Have.it is listed as one of 13 must-have apps to jump start your Shopify store. Check out the list here. Gregory Gascon.
From the Networks
Facebook turned 12 on Thursday and celebrated with “Friends Day.” The personalized video showed highlights of you with your Facebook friends. Mashable.
Twitter is testing a GIF button on its mobile app. It comes with ready-made GIFs categorized by mood and what’s trending. The Verge.
Instagram rolls out 60-second video ads. Warner Bros. and T-Mobile are the first brands to take advantage of the new format, which used to be capped at 30 seconds. Engadget.
From Everyone Else
Doritos is hosting a Twitter contest with a $50,000 prize. There will be three winners in the text, photo, and video categories. Entries must carry the hashtags #Dorito and #entry. Mashable.
Apple has been ordered to pay $625 million in a patent lawsuit. Virnet X has accused Apple of stealing its security tech in FaceTime and iMessage. Apple plans to appeal the case. Engadget.
Today we’re featuring fine jeweller, Jewels by Grace. Founded by Grace Lavarro, the company offers antique diamonds, fine vintage and estate jewels, and contemporary engagement rings. Jewels by Grace uses Have2Have.it on Instagram to make their feed shoppable to their 64K followers.
This issue was curated by Jenny Xie & Alan Fong from the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.
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