Lindsey Silverman


Lindsey Silverman
ltsilver@syr.edu
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Lindsey is currently a student at the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and School of Information Studies at Syracuse University. She loves all things social media, so connect with her on Twitter: @Lindzsilver


Posts by Lindsey


| July 21, 2014

Snapchat Geofilters, Celebrity-Only Facebook App, And More: The Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a biweekly feature of Information Space. Sending the same Snapchats to your friends over and over again can get boring. Luckily, with the newest Snapchat update, you can now add some pizazz to your daily snaps with geofilters. These stickers appear as overlays to your photos and are unlocked only when → Read More

| July 9, 2014

‘Buy Now’ on Twitter, An Emoji-Only Social Network, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a biweekly feature of Information Space. If you live the hectic life of a community manager, or manage a Facebook page, you will be happy to hear about this major app update. The Facebook Pages Manager app for iOS and Android received an a brand new design. According to Facebook for → Read More

| June 26, 2014

GIFs on Twitter, The World Cup Craze, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a biweekly feature of Information Space. Today, you can finally view GIFs on Twitter! This feature has been hinted at, and even sort of possible in the past. But now, GIF lovers can rejoice because the ability to post funny cat GIFS is here to stay. (Let’s be honest, that’s → Read More

| June 9, 2014

Instagram’s New Editing Tools, YouTube’s Creator Preview , And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. Instagram has just added a slew of new features to give you more control over how your pictures looks and feel. This makes the process of selecting the perfect filter even more difficult and time consuming. You can now adjust brightness, contrast, saturation, warmth → Read More

| May 27, 2014

Facebook’s New Privacy Settings, #YesAllWomen Trends on Twitter, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. One of the biggest and most widely known complaints about Facebook is the innate lack of privacy settings. Users have always voiced their opinions about these settings, as they are are hard to understand and users end up with public posts by default. This → Read More

| May 19, 2014

Facebook Competes With Snapchat, Instagram’s Ad Success, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. If a picture is worth a thousand words, how much is an Instagram Ad worth? Apparently a lot. Although Instagram ads are still in the infant phase, only six months old and used by 15 companies, brands are liking the results. Taco → Read More

| May 6, 2014

Facebook App Links, SnapChat’s Update, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. Facebook introduced App Links at their  F8 Conference which created a ton of buzz online. App Links is an open, cross-platform solution for app-to-app linking that gives you the tools you need to expose deep links in your app or to link out to others. Simply → Read More

| April 22, 2014

Facebook Nearby Friends, LinkedIn’s User Milestone, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. Facebook took over headlines this week when they launched a new friend-tracking feature on their social networking site. The feature is officially called Nearby Friends and its purpose is to help you discover where your friends are in real time. If you turn on Nearby → Read More

| April 9, 2014

Twitter’s Profile Redesign, Vine Direct Messaging, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. Twitter just launched a major profile redesign that will roll out to users over the next few weeks. This layout looks oddly similar to other social sites such as Facebook and Google+. Designer David Bellona shares that the new Web profiles will feature a → Read More

| April 2, 2014

Pinterest Gets Hacked, Instagram Features #BabySuiting, And More: Social Media RoundUp

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Editor’s Note: The Social Media RoundUp is a weekly feature of Information Space. Has something been a little off about on your Pinterest account? Some users have reported experiencing a recent hack that will fill up boards with several weight loss ads that are almost exclusively images of women’s butts. A Pinterest representative spoke out about the comical, → Read More