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09/13/15

Soldsie Digest – Welcome GoJane, Register For Our Webinar, and Instagram Video Ads

Soldsie News

If you haven’t already, register for our joint webinar with Twenty20: Unlock Instagram as Your Best Marketing Channel.  Join us on Wednesday September 23, 2015 at 10AM PST.  If you can’t make it, please register to gain access to a recording after it happens!  Register now to secure your seat!

From the Social Networks

Facebook is expanding Facebook Live and Mentions, its live video sharing app, to anyone with a verified profile. Facebook Blog.

Periscope just launched a way for everyone to record videos in landscape and share on Facebook! Periscope Blog on Medium.

Facebook Messenger is now available on Apple Watch. Facebook Post.

Twitter launched a cool feature where people in Indonesia can buy data, minutes, and SMS packages via DM. VentureBeat

From Everyone Else

Instagram Ads. Instagram is testing 30 second video ads with large brands. Adweek.

Youtube SEO. Here is a great guide on a subject you don’t see often, Youtube SEO. Seeing how Youtube is the second largest social network globally, is owned by the largest global search engine, and has indexible content, it can play a large role in boosting your brand on search. Business2Community.

Influencer Marketing Tips. This is a great compilation of tips from social marketers on best practices they’ve garnered working with influencers. Our favorite is “Don’t Ignore Influencers with Small Audiences.” Socially Stacked.

E-Commerce continues to shine. Macy’s may close 40 stores as it shifts its efforts to e-commerce. Internet Retailer.

Featured Store

We are excited to welcome GoJane to the Soldsie family! GoJane is part of the Aeropostale family and are an online retailer of fashion forward apparel for progressive young women.  Since 1999, they’ve been devoted to elevating style and self-perception while keeping it fun and inclusive of all trends.

GoJane has over 136,000 followers on Instagram.  Follow their inspiring and chic page here. View their GoJane Have2Have.It page here.

This issue was curated by Chris Bennett and the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.

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