Google Now is dead, long live ‘the feed’

Google is killing the ‘Google Now’ name but improving the underlying functionality to make it more controllable, engaging — and searchable. The post Google Now is dead, long live ‘the feed’ appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, […]

Facebook brings Live broadcasting to its Spaces virtual reality app

 In an effort to seemingly combine a couple of the top tech trends of the year, Facebook will soon be allowing users of its Oculus Rift virtual reality system to live stream themselves inside VR. Read More Social – TechCrunch

How to Use Facebook Live to Increase Engagement with Followers

Facebook Live is generating tons of engagement on newsfeeds — and brands are taking notice. Here’s how you can use Facebook Live to increase engagement amongst your followers. Social Media Today RSS

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds gets official streams on Facebook Live

Facebook is one of the new homes for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds live video content from the Bluehole game studio. It announced today that it is planning four broadcasts a month on its Facebook page, and that starts at 7 Pacific (10 p.m. Eastern) tonight. Battlegrounds will still have a presence on other sites, like Twitch, through community streamers and […]

Twitch’s mobile app is adding live streaming, dark mode and more

 Amazon-owned game-streaming site Twitch today announced a series of changes coming soon to its mobile application, the most notable of which is the ability for broadcasters to stream directly to their channel from the app itself. That doesn’t mean you can live stream gameplay as of yet, though. Read More Social – TechCrunch

199: A COOL TOOL To Create Professional Facebook Live Videos

A Tool to Create High Quality Live Video on Facebook This episode is presented by The Success Incubator – a brand new event I’m co-hosting this year for ProBlogger readers and online entrepreneurs. The event is happening in Dallas Texas on 24-25 October, and I’m so excited to announce that joining me in presenting at […]

Twitter inks live stream deals for Wimbledon, Comic-Con coverage, and more

 Twitter is continuing to grow its live streaming business, with a series of new deals announced over the past week or so, including a partnership that will bring live streams from the floor of the San Diego Comic-Con in July, as well as behind-the-scenes action and news from Wimbledon, among several other efforts. You may recall […]

SearchCap: Google Posts live, Google purges medical records & search pics

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google Posts live, Google purges medical records & search pics appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About […]

Google Posts now live for all Google My Business users

After much anticipation, Google Posts is finally available to all small businesses. The content will appear in both Google search and maps results. The post Google Posts now live for all Google My Business users appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & […]

Instagram Stories hits 250M daily users, adds Live video replays

 Instagram Stories is widening its lead over Snapchat and rolling out new features to keep everyone shooting video. Instagram Stories now has 250 million daily active users. That compares to Snapchat’s total 166 million daily actives for its entire app and Instagram’s total 700 million monthly users. Read More Social – TechCrunch