True fans and frequent visitors can’t escape the continuous updates and improvements supplied by our favorite social media outlets. Luckily a recent Examiner article on Social Media news has offered a roundup of “the latest happenings” to help us keep track!
Facebook: Facebook has added a social plugin called the Recommendations Bar. This “displays a small pop-up window at the bottom of the articles which features a ‘Like’ button and personalized suggestions based on what a visitor’s friends like and share from the site.”
LinkedIn: LinkedIn announces a new partnership with Microsoft Outlook. The new “Outlook Social Connector, which will be installed by default in Outlook 2013, will only require that users sign in once with their LinkedIn credentials to access profile information directly within their Inboxes.”
Pinterest: Pinterest has now expanded its category list to include “Animals”, “Quotes”, “Celebrities”, “Tattoos” and “Weddings”. “The names of seven categories have been tweaked to help decrease miscategorizations.”
Read more of these updates and check out the full list at Examiner.