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Facebook Launches ‘Shops’ Feature As Pandemic Pushes Businesses Online

Starting today, you’ll be able to browse and buy products directly from a business’ Facebook Page or Instagram profile. Facebook announced on Tuesday, it is launching Shops, a service that will allow businesses to display and sell products on its platforms. Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO, is positioning Shops as a tool for small businesses, many of which have had to

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Instagram Reveals ‘Memorial accounts’ For Dead Users As Coronavirus Death Toll Soars

Jane Manchun Wong, a researcher who regularly scours the inner workings of Instagram updates recently revealed the new feature that will memorialize users that have passed on. On Wednesday, Buzzfeed News reported that the social-media company is hastening production of its memorialization feature, a “Remembering” banner placed beneath a deceased user’s name to signify that they have died. The feature

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WhatsApp Rolls Out Dark Mode For iOS and Android

WhatsApp has finally gone over to the dark side, rolling out the easier-on-the-eyes dark mode for iOS and Android users. “We are very excited to update WhatsApp with the most requested feature from our users everywhere – dark mode,” the instant messaging service announced on its blog. It explains that it is designed to reduce eye strain in low light environments

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Crafting A Good Brand Story

“Stories can be one of the best strategies to attract and convert potential clients”. Stories, however, should be something with value that people can relate to and can inspire them to take actions. But of course, without the right execution to get the story out there, it’s just a wasted story that no one will ever know about. Here are

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Mastercard Foundation President, Reeta Roy to speak at the 2019 Social Innovators Programme and Awards in Lagos

  The 2019 Social Innovators Programme and Awards (SIPA) on November 14, 2019, at Shell Hall, MUSON Centre will be opened by Keynote Speaker, Reeta Roy the President and CEO of Mastercard Foundation. Reeta Roy will be speaking extensively on this year’s theme “People Profit Planet: The Tripartite Win” to advance the Triple Bottom Line (TBL) framework and the possibilities

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The Future Awards Africa Class of 2019 #TFAA2019!

The Future Awards Africa (previously known as The Future Awards), are a set of awards given by The Future Project (TFP), a social enterprise communications firm affiliated to Red Africa. The awards celebrate young people between the ages of 18 and 31, who have made outstanding achievement in the year under consideration.  Forbes has described the awards as “Nigeria’s most important awards for outstanding young Nigerians”. The

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