Let me take a selfie, so I can get some deals! As you already know, new technologies are giving brands a lot of new marketing opportunities.To marketers, Snapchat is a mobile app that is turning traditional media marketing upside down and challenging brands in new ways. Continue reading “AH SNAP! How to Use Snapchat as a Brand”
It’s official, Instagram’s SnapChat rival Bolt is launching in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa. But don’t worry, Instagram plans on rolling it out to other countries soon.
What is bolt?
Bolt is a new messaging app that allows users to send short-lived photo and video messages from mobile devices.
Isn’t Instagram owned by Facebook, and didn’t Facebook launch SnapChat-like app Slingshot recently?
Yes, you are correct. Last month Facebook launched Slingshot, an app similar to SnapChat except that you can’t view an incoming “shot” until you send a shot back to the sender. Check out the Slingshot app here.
Learn more about the launch of Bolt on Mashable: Instagram’s Answer to Snapchat, Bolt, Is Here — But There’s a Catch.
Last week, Instagram users started receiving a notification in their feeds announcing Blot, a “one tap photo messaging app” similar to SnapChat. Learn more about the unintended leak on Huffington Post: Instagram Leaks What Looks A Lot Like A Snapchat Clone.