Category Archives for "Social Media News"

October 20, 2020

How TikTok Recommends Videos #ForYou

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TikTok is probably the hottest social service in the world right now and much of its success is because of its excellent AI-based algorithm. While we’ve discussed how this algorithm works in the past, TikTok itself has provided information about how it comes up with videos for your #ForYou feed. The Recommendation System Just about […]

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The Best Times To Post On Social Media In 2019

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When it comes to social media promotion, the time of day that you post can be just as critical as the content that you’re posting. There are some generally accepted post times that apply to the various networks, but some new research has tweaked those a little. I’ve posted before about the best times to post, but […]

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November 28, 2018

Google Isn’t The Only Large Search Engine That You Should Know About

Alternative search engine on the Music 3.0 Blog

When we think of search we automatically think of Google, but that’s not the only one available to us. In the West there’s also Microsoft’s Bing, Yahoo (which is still going strong), and a few smaller specialty ones like DuckDuckGo. In China, Google is eclipsed by Baidu, but the one big search engine that is […]

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A New Reality For Music Celebs Sets In As Twitter Followers Are Slashed

Twitter Followers Slashed on the Music 3.0 Blog

Last week Twitter took the drastic step of removing millions of inactive or fake accounts, resulting in follower counts dropping for nearly everyone on the platform. Until recently, it wasn’t in Twitter’s financial interests to delete those accounts even though it knew of their existence, but pressure from Congress and various State investigations thanks to Russian […]

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