• Social media for artists: A lifeline or a curse?

    6 days ago - By Creative Bloq

    Likes. Retweets. Upvotes. They've all become common ways to gauge the popularity of our thoughts, and for those in the creative industries, our work. But are sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram a blessing or a curse for artists?
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    Just like any innovation, it all depends on how you use them. If you're monitoring the performance of your latest status before you go to bed, it might be time to reassess your relationship with social media. However, when used right, these platforms can reap amazing rewards. “I've discovered so many new...
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  • YouTube on its way to become the most visited social network in US

    YouTube on its way to become the most visited social network in US

    6 days ago - By GSMArena

    The scandal with Cambridge Analytica might have been bad for the popularity of Facebook, but shareholders should have to start worrying, because the social network is on track to lose its top spot to YouTube in the United States, according to research by SimilarWeb.
    The data, reported by CNBC, showed that Facebook monthly visits in July were 4.7 billion, while YouTube recorded 4.5 billion views. In a two-year span, the video platform kept its traffic results at over 4 billion, while interest in Facebook decreased nearly twice in two years.
    The research is based on the five...
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