A little quiet this week in media news. Facebook and Instagram add features to celebrate pride month, and Skype allows you to share screens on your phone.

Will you be implementing any of these into your digital marketing strategy? Anything we missed? I’d love to hear your thoughts, post in the comments below:


On screen lyric stickers now available on Instagram stories

  • This week Instagram officially launched the functionality to add lyrics to stories as stickers
  • No doubt the move will keep Instagram competitive with TikTok

Source: Social Media Today

Facebook and Instagram add new features to celebrate #pridemonth

  • Instagram has identified the top pride related hashtags and have programmed the app to display these with a rainbow gradient. When you use these hashtags in your story the ring around your icon will also feature a rainbow gradient
  • Facebook has added a suite of rainbow themed post backgrounds to give your plain text posts a little more colour

Source: Romper

You can now share your screen via Skype

  • This feature was always available on desktop but has recently been rolled out to Android and iOS devices
  • They have also announced a new interface, highlighting streamlined video chat displays

Source: Digital Trends