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Facebook owns top 4 most popular mobile apps of 2010s

App Annie, a global provider of mobile app data, released a report Monday that shows Facebook owns four of the most popular mobile apps of the 2010s. The Facebook app, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp Messenger...

Use color theory to take social media marketing to another level

Anyone can add an image to their next social media post but according to PR Daily’s Natalie O’Grady, for those of us looking for a way to take our social media strategy to the...

Thoughts From VidCon Part 2: TikTokers Unite!

Authors note: In July, I was among the lucky few (thousands!) of professionals to descend upon Anaheim, California for the 10th annual VidCon. For the uninitiated, VidCon is “the world’s largest celebration of online...

Brands Be Aware: Twitter will remove inactive accounts to free up user names

Twitter said this week it will delay its plan to purge accounts that have been inactive for six months following a backlash. Concerns erupted after the initial announcement when users expressed worry that the...

Vox Media ends publishing at Curbed Philly after pause

In a Twitter thread this week, Philly Curbed editor Anna Merriman announced the end of Curbed Philly. “Sadly the Curbed Philly site is no more,” Merriman tweeted. Vox Media, owner of the multi-city Curbed...

Instagram adds age requirement when creating a new account

Instagram is updating the way users confirm their age when creating a new account. In a post Wednesday, Instagram explained the update, which is part of an effort among many social networks to “build...

Philadelphia powerhouse David Cohen to step away from Comcast position

The Philadelphia Inquirer’s Christian Hetrick and Bob Fernandez report Thursday that Comcast Corp. exec. David L. Cohen will step down from his operational roles beginning in January 2020. In a email to Comcast employees,...

Vol. 2: 16 Gifts to Give PR Pros This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season for family, friends and, of course, shopping for your favorite communications professional. Last year I started D+P’s holiday gift list for your favorite PR pros and we’re continuing the tradition in...