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Bieber Posts Most Popular Instagram of 2013


Justin Bieber posted the most popular Instagram image of the year, according to the photo-sharing site’s CEO.

The performer’s popular picture featured him and Will Smith with the caption: “Me and Uncle Will. It was posted in August and had more than 1.5 million likes by this afternoon. Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom revealed the news on the Today show Friday.

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Systrom also listed out the most popular hashtags of the year, which included #love in the No. 1 slot followed closely by #food and #tbt (or throw-back Thursday). Read more

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Embedded Posts | Foursquare, Yahoo Partnership?


Facebook: Embedded Posts Available to All Users (AllFacebook)
Facebook’s embedded posts, which were introduced at the end of July for select media pages, are now available to all users, the social network announced Wednesday. Embedded posts allow users to add public posts from Facebook to other destinations on the Web, such as blogs and websites, with those posts including photos, videos, hashtags, and other content. Readers can also like and share directly via embedded posts.

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10 Influential People, 6 Hot Topics, and More Highlights From IWNY 2013

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All throughout Internet Week in New York City, conference attendees had their cell phones out and their Twitter accounts open, hoping to record the highlights and, in the process, gain more followers and influence in their fields. Social media monitoring firm Synthesio reported this week that there were 10 sponsors, brands and agencies, and individuals at this year’s event who did just that.

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