Digital Marketing Insights

[Ep 46] News this week! Youtube to show live viewer count, take 360º photos on Facebook, and Twitter celebrated 10 years of #hashtags! Make your mark in the digital world around you in just 2 minutes with these bytes. Every Tuesday at 2:22.

YouTube App to Show Live Viewer Count


August 14, 2017 –YouTube to soon add a Live Viewer Counter as ‘Watching Now’ for pre-recorded uploads as well.

Knowing how many people are watching the same video as you would surely be a great way to know if the video is worth your time or not.

In fact, this data might even indicate what can go/is going viral! Best keep an eye on it.

Take 360º Pics Within Facebook App 


August 25, 2017 – Yes that’s right, up till now a 3rd party app was needed but with Facebook’s recent update, you can access this feature directly within the app!

  •  Make sure you have the latest version installed
  • Then simply select the 360º photo option on your profile picture

Twitter Celebrates 10 Years of #Hashtags

August 23, 2017 – Last week Twitter announced the 10 year anniversary of #hashtags.

Did you know it was originally supposed to be called “Octothorp.”

Thank god they ditched the idea.



Well a very happy birthday #Hashtags, our lives would have been #meaningless without you 😉

Until Next Tuesday…

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Mouneeb is an experienced digital marketing strategist with a passion for helping clients achieve their goals online. With over 15 years of experience in designing, developing, and managing a team that develops top-notch web projects, he brings a wealth of information to the teams that he leads and the leaders that he follows.

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