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What’s New in Social Media - November 2023

24 November 2023

In the ever-evolving landscape of social media, staying ahead of the curve is essential for businesses and individuals alike. In this blog post, we’ll delve into the cutting-edge advancements and trends that are making waves in social media throughout November 2023. Whether you're a social media enthusiast, a digital marketer, or a business owner looking to enhance your online presence, buckle up as we explore the latest and greatest in the dynamic world of social media. 

Song Lyrics in Instagram Reels

Instagram has expanded its features to allow users to incorporate song lyrics into Reels, mirroring the functionality already present in Stories. This enhancement offers users an additional avenue for engaging with music within the app.

Instagram Threads Profile can be Deleted Easily

When Instagram Threads was initially introduced, it was discovered that a Threads account couldn’t be deleted without impacting the entire Instagram account, much to the annoyance of many. However, Meta recently announced that users will now be able to delete their Threads account without affecting their Instagram account. 

Share Instagram Posts and Reels with ‘Close Friends’ Only

Instagram has announced that posts and reels can now be shared with a selected group of people on your ‘close friends’ list. This marks the most recent development in Instagram's ongoing initiatives to embrace more private, close-knit group sharing experiences, responding to the increasing trend of users moving away from public posting on the platform.

YouTube Requirements for AI Generated Content

As AI is becoming increasingly prevalent in the digital landscape, YouTube has announced measures that encourage users to label their content that has been generated by AI in a bid to encourage transparency and accountability.

New Group Audio Chat Option Added by Whatsapp

WhatsApp is introducing a new feature to enhance audio calls in group chats, allowing users to initiate an audio room that fellow members can join. The latest procedure essentially integrates Meta's audio rooms feature into WhatsApp chat groups, allowing any member of the group chat to initiate an audio conversation that other group members can easily join by tapping on it.

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