This Week on Social: 11/17 – 11/23

This Week on Social: 11/17 – 11/23 Jade Furubayashi Blogger Extraordinaire Simply Measured

Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with the quickly changing landscape of social media. To help you stay up to date, here are some social media stories that caught our attention.

LinkedIn Introduces Showcase Pages

Microsoft_Office-Showcase-Page-View-2On Monday, LinkedIn debuted their new feature, Showcase Pages. These Pages allow marketers to segment their audiences and target specific personas. These pages are discoverable via search and can include videos, slideshares, and other types of content. Learn more from Social Fresh here.


Instagram Launches on Windows Phone

Instagram made another push for more users this past week when they finally released an app compatible with windows phone. However, the app is still in beta and has a long way to go. Read the full article via The Next Web here.


Pinterest Introduces Place Pins

408495-pinterest-place-pinsPinterest rolled out their newest feature, place pins, which “combine the beautiful imagery of a travel magazine with the utility of a map online so you can share it with friends.” Read the full post from Pinterest here.




Week’s Top Blog Posts

10 Social Media Statistics That Will Make You Rethink Your Social Strategy – Fast Company

5 Steps to Rock Your Facebook Campaign’s Conversion Rate – Amy Porterfield

Facebook Insights: 10 Metrics and Tactics That Matter – Simply Measured

1 Pinterest Pin = 2 Site Visits, 6 Pageviews, 78 cents –  Search Engine Watch

Social Media Marketing Strategy: How to Suck Less – Pam Moore

Likes Are Passive: The 3 Strongest Forms of Engagement – Simply Measured

26 Ways to Engage Your Fans on Facebook – Social Media Examiner

Jade Furubayashi

My name is Jade and I'm the Social Media Manager for Simply Measured. We can find common ground in Beyoncé and Chipotle burrito bowls.