What’s New in Social

Meta launches new Reels features 

The new features include additional Reels insights, ‘Add Yours’ stickers, and the ability to take archived Stories and turn them into Reels.

Reels scheduling is now available in Meta’s Creator Studio

Reels scheduling is now available in Meta’s Creator Studio! This includes different formatting tools, customization and scheduled posts. 

LinkedIn adds new post templates

LinkedIn adds new post templates to promote more creativity within the platform.

In Other News

How to incorporate more video content into your social calendars

Meta shares new Reels creation tips from successful creators 

Instagram shares how they suggest new content

Google suggests that Instagram & TikTok are becoming key search platforms

Spotify tests audio reactions to playlists

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Social Holidays for the Month of August

August 5 – National Beer Day / Tisha B’av

August 7 – Purple Heart Day / Ashura

August 8 – International Cat Day

August 12 – International Youth Day

August 15 – Assumption of Mary

August 16 – National Tell a Joke Day

August 19 – World Photography Day

August 21 – Senior Citizens Day / World Entrepreneur Day

August 26 – National Dog Day / Women’s Equality Day

Sync all of the social media holidays for the year with your Google Calendar by clicking here.

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