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09/30/16

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Looking to captivate your digital audience via selling the sort of products, and creating the sort of visual content that feels inarguably “now”? You should be tapping into the colors of the moment as you select styles for your buys, produce photograph for your digital platforms, and post produce your images for maximum impact. Ready pump up the color volume, but unaware of the tones that are the talk of the design industry currently? We rounded the 5 hues that huge and poised to engaged your style conscious social media followers.

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09/27/16

Soldsie Digest – UChicago Shares News With Have2Have.it, Track Your Instagram ROI, Snapchat Rebrands as Snap Inc

From Soldsie

Are you are getting the most out of your Instagram? These tracking tools can help you be sure. Soldsie Blog.

Triple-image photo challenges boost engagement. Create your own! Soldsie Blog.

From the Networks

Snapchat debuts its smart glasses project, “Spectacles,” which simultaneously goes after Instagram, GoPro, and Google Glasses. The company is rebranding as Snap Inc. Social Media Today.

Snapchat is getting its first Influencer Tracking Platform allowing brands to track campaigns. RealWire.

Twitter may soon get acquired. Salesforce and Google are among the potential bidders. CNBC.COM

From Everyone Else

LinkedIn revealed its new desktop design, aiming to provide a simpler, elegant interface that mirrors the company’s revamped mobile platform. Social Media Today.

Playboy grew its social media presence from 11 million followers to 29 million all while keeping their clothes on. (Also, @playboyshop is on Have2Have.it!) Venture Beat.

Yahoo will shutter the doors on Flickr Marketplace, the online community aiming to help photographers gain exposure and monetize their work. Venture Beat.

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Founded in 1890, the University of Chicago is a private institution in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood near Lake Michigan. Ranked third in National Universities by U.S. News & World Report, @uchicago boasts 89 Nobel Prize winners, including 5 current faculty. UChicago prides itself on being a leading research campus and an intellectual destination with 5,860 undergraduate students and 9,866 graduate students. A leader in the social media sphere as well, UChicago connects its 23.4K Instagram followers to campus news through Have2Have.it.

This issue was curated by Patrick Gartner from the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.

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09/24/16

Digest – #describeyourselfin3fictionalcharacters Is Winning, IG Is Ad-ing Up, and AirBnb Gets “Checked”

From Soldsie

Easy As 1,2, 3! We show you how build on #describeyourselfin3fictionalcharacters in order to conceive dynamic photo-collage engagement for your brand. Soldsie Blog

Group Therapy. Guest blogger, Natalia Crawford offers the inside scoop on how to get your Facebook Group up and running, the right way! Soldsie Blog

From the Networks

Instagram ads up. The social media platform doubles its advertisers in rapid 6-month initiative. Business Insider

Facebook “rewinds”. The social media giant clarifies regarding inaccurate video metrics. The New York Times

Snapchat gets snapped. Leaked video reveals the temporary messaging platform’s prototype for an ocular device. The Verge

From Everyone Else

Uber says “Selfie!”. In a commitment to increased safety, The ridesharing leader institutes new driver-selfie practice. TechCrunch

AirBnB gets “checked”. The share-economy/hospitality pioneer raises $555 in new investor funding. Fortune

Google gets connected. The omnipresent digital mega-brand plans launch of wifi router. The Verge

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@EasyOrganicAU brings the countless dietary benefits of matcha tea to you quickly and easily through direct home-delivery. Chances are, you already appreciate how both warm and cold beverages—like traditional teas and creamy lattes—made with the striking, green superfood offer complex nutrients, however you may be surprised by the Easy Organic IG feed’s tips on using matcha in other less expected manners (like complexly flavored pancakes). The images are captivating, and via Have2Have.it, Easy Organic has made the delicious matcha used to accomplish them just a click away.

This issue was curated by Kibwe Chase-Marshall from the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.

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09/24/16

3’s Company: Learn How Triple-Image Photo Challenges Can Boost Your IG Engagement

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Instagram’s dynamic community of users continue to devise unexpected-but-thoroughly-compelling repurposings of the photo sharing platform. Case-in-point: #describeyourself3fictionalcharacters, the #photocollage #challenge that’s been totally devouring the interwebs!

Like so many IG users, we are completely obsessed; more than just a way to break your page’s content monotony, encouraging your own brand-relevant, creative mini-projects can easily boost engagement while yielding re-sharable posts from your followers.

Excited to get your IG audience picking their “perfect 3”? Here’s the fast track to harnessing the fun and reach of photo-collage challenges.

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09/21/16

Check Out These Instagram Trackers To Grow Your Account

Instagram’s benefits are multifold—as an image-based site, it offers you the perfect visual environment to showcase your products. As a social network, it allows you to build a loyal fan following and interact with your customers.

Not utilizing the network could be a huge mistake for your business, regardless of whether you’re selling clothes, fashion accessories, art, or really anything else, as an established Instagram profile with a lot of followers can:

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