It’s been a busy start to the year, with big news stories (both good and bad) hitting the internet and social media world.
Video content is projected to claim more than 80% of all web traffic by 2019.
It wasn’t just Halloween that people celebrated in October, there were plenty of big things happening in the world of social media.
Blogging has come a long way. From the first blog published online in 1994, right up to the rise of blogging as a key marketing tool in 2017, it's clear the world loves to consume content online.
September saw some big launches and social media updates. The biggest news for iPhone fanatics was the reveal of the iPhone X.
August saw some highs and a few lows in the world of social media. Snapchat still seems to be struggling to increase ad revenue, while also losing out to Instagram Stories for the largest daily usage numbers.
Social media didn’t feel any of the winter sluggishness that some are guilty of at this time of year (like us). Things were heating up at Snapchat, as they continue to expand features, and WhatsApp grows bigger and bigger in the world of instant messaging services.
EOFY 2017 has hit and aside from all the tax returns and sales craziness, there has been a lot of news in the world of social media. Instagram, Snapchat, and WhatsApp have launched new features, and Facebook continues to work towards improving their ad features and metrics.
The months have flown by and we already find ourselves halfway through 2017, which means winter in Australia and heaps of internet and social media news to share!
We are well into the year and there's no signs of slowing down with Social Media! Especially for Facebook, who announced heaps of now features and initiatives at their F8 conference.