Every business needs its own set of materials for advertising and marketing. The fashion and apparel industries are not excluded from this brand norm. If you own a store that produces various styles of clothes, you need to know how you could attract your shoppers. One of the most common yet creative and effective things that you can use is hang tags.Continue
Facebook users can now tag a family member in a post by typing in how they are related, rather than their name. For example, typing in “Cousin” will open the typeahead and display any friend the user has confirmed as their cousin through the Family & Friends tab in the profile editor.
The new way to initiate a tag should lead to more tagging of family members, and be especially useful to those looking to quickly call attention of family members to a particular post, such as an announcement that they’re coming to visit. Facebook is testing the new tagging functionality with some portion of the user base, though it could be fully rolled out in the future.Continue
For a service that is only officially available on a single platform (iOS), Instagram sure is doing well. In less than 10 months of existence, it has managed to gain 6 million users, and its growth shows no sign of slowing down.
While using the service is itself pretty straight-forward, it isn't always obvious how to build a substantial following. Most users won't attract thousands of followers overnight, but there are a few tips and tricks that can get you there eventually. Continue
Facebook has removed the ability for Page admins to tag their friends when posting as their Page. Previously, Pages could use this ability to highlight people who authored content they were posting, or to thank admins and loyal fans. However, being tagged by a Page may have led users to receive unwanted friend requests.
The change may be designed to push those looking to build up their name to create a Page for themselves that can be tagged by other Pages.
In December Facebook launched a facial recognition feature for North American users that suggests friends to tag in photos. Facebook is now apparently executing a wider roll out of the feature with an opt out privacy setting that raises some privacy concerns.Continue
Facebook has announced two changes that are significant for at least some groups of developers on the platform, per its blog post of updates for this past week. Access tokens are now required for user walls and news feed posts, and the change goes live in a week. Photos now also have more advanced tagging options in the Graph API.Continue