Social Media Round-up July 31st

The Research Department at The Social Clinic have gathered the Top 5 updates and launches in social media for this week and here they are:
1. LinkedIn Introduces Sponsored Updates:
LinkedIn is expanding its “content ecosystem with the launch of Sponsored Updates.” This allows companies “to build relationships by delivering their content into the homepage feed of members beyond those who are following their company.”
Linkedin sponsored posts2. SlideShare Introduces New Infographics Player:
This new player is specifically for infographics and “optimizes the viewing experience of the increasingly important content type” on SlideShare.
Slideshare infographics viewer3. Facebook Launches Photo Comments for Pages:
“Now people can leave photo comments on page posts. Page admins can also respond to comments with a photo. This is rolling out gradually and globally.”
Facebook photo comments4. Foursquare Expands Ads to More Small Businesses:
Foursquare offers “a new way to find great customers—self-serve Foursquare Ads for small businesses. The idea behind these new ads is simple—connect people looking for somewhere to go with businesses that want to drive traffic to their stores.”
5. YouTube Gives You a Subscribe Button:
You can now embed a Subscribe button of your YouTube channel on your website or blog.
Youtube channel subscription
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