In this week’s weekly round-up, we cover social media updates and tips to being productive when working at home
New on the blog
Instagram is testing a new ‘Mute’ option
Instagram is testing a new ‘Mute’ option.
To help you stop seeing content from accounts you follow without having to unfollow.
I don’t know why you wouldn’t just unfollow someone whos content you no longer wish to see but could be a useful feature for some people.
Check out more details from the WERSM blog; Instagram Will Finally Get a ‘Mute’ option
Has your account not rolled out the new Gmail redesign?
You can manually access it.
What new features of the redesign do you like best?
Check out the new features on the WERSM blog; How To Get Access To The New Gmail If You Are a G-Suite Customer
Facebook rolls out new features for Facebook Groups Admins
- Admin Support
- You can now notify group members quick and easily why their post was removed and what rule it violated.
- Admins can choose members whose content will be approved automatically without moderation.
Find out more details on the WERSM blog; Facebook Gives Group Admins Some New Safety and Management Features
Facebook is testing a new rating system for Facebook Brand Pages
YouTube is releasing YouTube Music
Youtube has announced that it will be rolling out a new streaming service.
Those that want early access to it can apply for it.
Find out more details on the WERSM blog; See If You Can Get Early Access To Youtube Music
Love the Facebook Local app
Love the Facebook Local app.
Shows you all the local events in your area or an area you select.
Great for those community groups and businesses hosting events.
Facebook has just copied the new Instagram Stories Poll feature
Facebook has just copied the new Instagram Stories Poll feature and it is now available on Facebook Stories as well.
Everyone loves to engage in Polls – have you tired it yet?
Have you tested the Poll feature on Instagram Stories yet?
Love Instagrams new feature they are rolling out
Love Instagrams new feature they are rolling out.
Now they will let you know when you have seen all the posts from the past 48 hours.
Do you like this new feature?
Check out more details on the new feature on the WERSM blog; Instagram Will Soon Let You Know When ‘You’re All Caught Up‘
Facebook is expanding the Marketplace
Facebook is expanding the Marketplace in the US to include services (eg: tradesman, house cleaners, contractors).
This feature would be great of businesses.
Would this be a service you would use?
Find the details on the WERSM blog; Home Sevice Are Now Available on Facebook Marketplace
Want to understand WordPress better?
We offer 1:1 WordPress training custom designed around your needs and YOUR website.
To book your session head over to- http://bit.ly/2fTd1r9