The Week in Social #337

We spend the week reading the best things we can get our eyeballs on and on Fridays we share them here with you as The Week in Social. 

Read anything good that we missed? Share it with us on Twitter or give us your thoughts at @UnionMetrics.

On all things social strategy

On important things, here are The Latest Social Media Automation Rules to be Aware of in 2019 from Albizu Garcia for Social Media Today.

If it’s the latest trends you’re looking for, here are The (Social Media) Marketing Trends You Need to Understand Today from Neal Schaffer’s blog (but plot twist: It’s a podcast episode, so you can listen if you don’t want to read the summary).

A big question for brands to know the answer to is: Do US Consumers Want GDPR-Like Data Protection Rights?, asked by Ayaz Nanji for Marketing Profs.

And finally, be sure your brand is Using Instagram Stories the Right Way by tapping into this advice from Oleh Koropenko for V3B.

On the big news of the week

Did you hear? TrendKite Joins Forces with Cision.

If you’re a customer, don’t worry, nothing changes for now. But we should have exciting news in the coming weeks and months! If you have any immediate questions, you can always email us.

Platform updates

Every week we keep an eye on the latest platform updates and share the ones we think are the most relevant here.

This week:

Thanks, as always, for reading and we’ll see you back here next week!

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