What’s New in Social
Facebook is moving away from shopping experiences and leaving that up to Instagram. These features will be taken down on October 1st.
TikTok creator, Francis Bourgeois, dives into why people come to TikTok and what they’re seeking from brands.
The app is testing a new option allowing non-logged-in users to enhance their experience (even without a profile). This in turn would hopefully lure users into signing up.
What Tunes are Trending?
Check out the hottest tracks that people are using on Instagram Reels and TikTok! Incorporating this audio will help your video reach. To grab links directly to these tunes, past trending audio, and ideas for these sounds, click here.
Check out our trending audio Spotify playlist here!
With all of the information coming from Instagram and TikTok lately, we thought it would be a great time to chat about how you can easily incorporate more video content into your social calendars! 🎥
In this 30-minute session, you will learn about:
✅ Our personal experience with incorporating more video content
✅ How our community has been implementing more video
✅ Quick and easy video ideas
✅ Video best practices
This workshop is for you if you want to incorporate more videos into your social calendars!
Can’t wait to see you there!
In Other News
We’re introducing a new way to learn the basics of HeyOrca!
Starting August 10, we’ll be having weekly HeyOrca training webinars so that your team or colleagues can get up to speed with the platform.
These training sessions are great for anyone who is new to your organization that needs training, if you’re a new customer, or even if you’re in your HeyOrca free trial!
If you’re interested in joining our new user training sessions, make sure to register here!
Join 2,900+ professionals like yourself in the Life in Social Facebook Group! Here’s a highlight from this week.
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.