This week’s episode looks at Twitter’s plans to scrap the 140 character limit (don’t do it!), Fino takes us through Facebook’s new profile pages, we take a deep-dive into Instagram advertising, answer a user’s question re how to make Twitter better and Mike makes a plea for interaction. A 25 minute whirl around the world of digital marketing, social media and beyond!

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Genius of the week

Genius Ohio couple rob bank, take pics of themselves with the cash, post them to Facebook, get busted and lose it all. Story here.

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Instagram deep-dive

Here’s the Mavrck study into key posting times on Instagram

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And the Medium post from Somewhere with their flimsy data on Instagram ads.

The Martian Twitter trick

I loved this cool video trick! Read more about it here.

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User question

Thanks to Kristaps Bezbailis for the question on fixing Twitter! If you’d like me to answer your question in the show, feel free to tweet @mike_mcgrail or email me.

Cyrus Shepard interview

Listen to my insightful interview with Cyrus from Moz here.

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