Daily Active Users

Abating Mix Effects On Snap Ads Point To Revenue Beat

80% of Snap Ad impressions are delivered programmatically, up from 0%, one year ago.<p>The shift in mix from direct sales to auction negatively affects …

Business

Here’s what people are actually doing on Snapchat

To boost usage, Snapchat has expanded into news and entertainment with its Discover platform, beefed up its voice-calling capabilities, and this year it launched Snap Map, which lets users see friends’ locations.<p>How much people use these features has been a mystery, but the Daily Beast got its …

Snapchat

Soon, you can share Instagram Stories as WhatsApp Status

Facebook is conducting a small test of a new feature that will allow users to post their Instagram “Stories” directly as WhatsApp Status. As the …

Mark Zuckerberg

The Business Case for Paid Social Network Subscriptions - Schaefer Marketing Solutions: We Help Businesses {grow}

The Business Case for Social Network Subscriptions<p><i>By Avtar Ram Singh, {grow} Contributing Columnist</i><p>For the last few years, there’s been continuous …

Sean Parker

Facebook: Growth Story Still Intact

Overblown concerns related to increased security investment in the future.<p>A growing total addressable market in regard to digital …

Stocks

Facebook merges Stories and Messenger Day

Facebook has announced a number of changes for its Stories feature. According to <i>TechCrunch</i>, the company is merging Facebook Stories and Messenger Day — the two formats that existed separately until now.<p>This means that when you post a Story on Facebook it will automatically show in Messenger as well …

Looking to Invest In the $2 Trillion App Economy? Here's How to Pick Something Promising

There's a lot of data to consider when evaluating an app for investment, make sure you're looking at it in the right way.<p>The app economy is a market worth more around two trillion dollars. That's trillion with a 't.' Knowing that, it's wise for investors and those participating in the economy to …

Why Snap Inc Stock Fell Thursday

The aftermath of Snap's worse-than-expected third quarter continues.<p><b>What happened</b><p>Shares of social network company <b>Snap</b> (NYSE:SNAP) fell as much as …

Markets

Instagram Is Expected to Reach One Billion Users in 2018

When Instagram was acquired by Facebook in 2012 for $1 billion, it had 30 million users. Five years later, in September 2017, Instagram announced 800 …

Instagram

Snap Is About to Embrace Algorithmic Curation

Like Twitter before it.<p><b>Twitter</b> (NYSE:TWTR) adopted an algorithmically curated timeline back in early 2016, which caused some initial backlash among …

Snap Inc.

New Snapchat update will be the biggest in its history – here’s what we know

In light of the recent loss in earnings for the photo and video messaging app Snapchat, the founder and CEO promises there will be a grand overhaul …

Evan Spiegel

Just How Screwed Is Snapchat?

Snap is screwed. Following an earnings call on Tuesday, a fifth of the company's value disappeared in after-hours trading, Mark Zuckerberg is eating …

Technology (Australia)

3 Ways Snap Stock Can Bounce Back

Snapchat's parent company slides again after another rough quarter, but let's play bull's advocate by singling out the things that can happen to turn …

Investing

Snapchat Plans a Complete Redesign to Help Combat Decreased User Growth

Snapcrash.<p>This past Tuesday saw Snapchat deliver its recent public earnings report and the results weren’t great. The image messaging and multimedia mobile app continues to add daily active users (DAU) at a disappointingly slow rate of 3 percent — approximately 4.5 million actual new users. The …

Snap Missed Earnings Expectations, but Evan Spiegel Is Planning a Big Redesign

Snap may be building out a slick advertising business in hopes of competing against juggernauts like Facebook, Google and Amazon, but the media and …

Evan Spiegel

Snap’s stock price plummets after weak earnings

The company’s losses are growing far faster than its revenue<p>Snap published its third quarter earnings report as a public company this afternoon. This first two did not go well, and the third was no better. The company missed investors’ expectations in terms of revenue and user growth, and the share …

Markets

Snap’s stock is tanking after poor user growth and Spectacles spectacle

Is Snapchat’s parent company steadily ceding ground to Instagram? Let’s look at the stock after today’s Q3 earnings report:<p>I think it’s safe to say yes. <b>Snap added only 4.5 million new daily active users this quarter</b>, reporting a total of 178 million daily users—nearly 4 million less than estimates. …

Evan Spiegel

Snapchat After-Hours Stock Price Plummets, Losses Quadruple In Q3 Earnings Report

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) saw its share price plummet Tuesday after the company’s third quarter 2017 financial release showed it added only 4.5 million …

Business

Snap Shares Plunge Following Weak Quarterly Earnings Report

The third time definitely wasn't the charm for Snap Inc. (SNAP) .<p>Shares of Snap were plunging 15.7% to $12.59 in after-hours trading on Tuesday after …

Stocks

Snapchat share price: Snap’s losses are growing fast

Snapchat’s third revenue quarter earnings reveal that the photo and video messaging app used by 178 million people is struggling to turn a …

Snap Inc.

Snapchat shares slump as results fall short

Shares in Snapchat owner Snap have plunged after it missed revenue and user targets, warned of a disruptive redesign, and took a $US40m ($A52m) …

Snapchat

Snapchat sees users and revenue rise, but not as much as forecast

Snapchat's user base has grown by 17% to 178 million in the last year.<p>The social app's parent company, Snap Inc, has also revealed its total revenue …

News (Ireland)

Snapchat launches redesign as growth disappoints Wall Street

(Reuters) - Snap Inc (SNAP.N) is redesigning its disappearing-message app Snapchat in an attempt to reach a broader audience, going back to the drawing board as Wall Street clobbered it for another quarter of slowing user growth.<p>The Venice, California-based firm, whose March stock market debut was …

Snap Inc.

Snap reports lower-than-expected daily active users in Q3

Snapchat-owner Snap Inc. (SNAP.N) on Tuesday reported lower-than-expected daily active users for the third quarter, amid stiff competition from …

Business (Canada)

Snap's shares tumble as user growth fall short of expectations

Snapchat-owner Snap Inc (SNAP) on Tuesday reported lower-than-expected daily active users for the third quarter, amid stiff competition from Facebook Inc’s (FB) Instagram, sending the company’s shares down more than 18 percent in extended trading.<p>Snapchat’s daily active users rose 17 percent …

Markets

Snap reports lower-than-expected daily active users in Q3

(Reuters) - Snapchat-owner Snap Inc (N:SNAP) on Tuesday reported lower-than-expected daily active users for the third quarter, amid stiff competition …

Markets

Snapchat plans a big redesign to attract more users

Rounding up the collection of tech companies releasing performance results this quarter is new kid on the (trading) block Snap Inc. According to its third-ever public earnings report, Snap continues to add daily active users (DAU) at a relatively slow growth rate of 3 percent. That translates to …

Snap Inc.

Snap Inc. Shares Tumble 18% on Disappointing Growth

Snapchat-owner Snap Inc on Tuesday reported lower-than-expected daily active users for the third quarter, amid stiff competition from Facebook‘s …

Tech Industry

Snap Stock Has a Lot to Prove on Tuesday

Snapchat's parent company has seen its stock fall 21% and 14%, respectively, the day after posting quarterly results. We'll find out this week if the …

Markets

Instagram Stories Expansion, Periscope Super Broadcasts, LinkedIn Original Programming, and Amazon AR Shopping

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social …

Social Media