Meta & Zitcha offer unprecedented retail ad reach through new venture
Meta and Zitcha are partnering to offer retailers access to a vast audience on Instagram and Facebook, revolutionising ad outreach on these platforms.
UK's festive online spending to surge in 2023, Adobe reports
UK's online spending is set to balloon in the 2023 holiday season with shoppers projected to expend £24.1bn, says Adobe.
AI technologies heighten risk of Black Friday scams in Australia
Rise in AI technologies boosts Black Friday scam risk in Australia, with losses to fraud hitting $3.1bn in 2020.
Aleph Group unifies global brands in strategic 'One Brand' initiative
Aleph Group solidifies its global presence, merging its diverse regional brands into its main brand in a strategic 'One Brand' initiative.
KAWO strengthens ties with Hootsuite for better access to Chinese market
KAWO bolsters its partnership with Hootsuite to provide global brands improved access and insights into the Chinese market.
MarketMedia & oOh!media partner to transform retail advertising
MarketMedia and oOh!media join forces to install 330+ digital screens in retail stores across New Zealand by 2024.
Report shows Instagram Singapore’s most engaging platform
Singapore government's use of social media channels to engage with residents revealed in Emplifi report, with Instagram as the most popular platform.
User error causes six hour outage on Facebook, Instagram and Whatsapp
Following a six-hour outage on Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp, bringing millions of digital lives to a halt, criticism of the company has been widespread.
Instagram to roll out better third party access controls
Instagram to boost user data control over third-party apps.
Looking for love? Facebook gets in on the dating game
Facebook is trying to downplay the whole idea of Tinder-like swipes, and instead it’s promoting the idea of creating ‘meaningful relationships through things people have in common, like interests and groups.
Retailers must prepare for social media revolution
Retailers need to ensure their back end operations are fit for purpose if they want to cash in on Instagram.
Who's watching you?
With privacy an increasing concern amongst the public, users should be more aware than ever of what personal data companies hold.
Instagram: The next big thing in online shopping?
This week Instagram announced a new feature called checkout, which allows users to buy products they find on Instagram.
Auckland digital agency Inbound picks up HubSpot award
Auckland digital marketing agency Inbound has won the Inbound Growth Story award for its work with Instagram growth service Authentically.
Social media cafes and bubble tea - 'Instagrammable spaces' are coming
Starting from the end of July, New Zealand will have its own new prototype ‘social media’ café designed specifically for social media lovers.
Why cybercriminals are corrupting popular social media platforms
Fraudsters are targeting legitimate social media platforms to create a new type of fraud market – one that has a global reach.
Is social media now almost impossible to monetise unless you’re an industry giant?
MarketLine asks whether a social media business model based on building popularity before monetisation is fundamentally flawed.
Kiwi artist features on the world’s biggest online art exhibition
Facebook and YouTube have a huge impact on our daily lives, it is thus only the natural progression that art would begin to reflect that...
Instagram update; replay and share your live stream
Instagram delivers on the long awaited replay feature for Instagram live.
Oops, Turla did it again - hackers target Britney Spears' Instagram account
A backdoor trojan has been lurking in the comment sections of Britney Spears' Instagram posts and the hacking group Turla may be the culprit.
Week in review: The biggest stories that went down last week on NetGuide
We thought we'd make it easy for you and pick out our highlights of the week in the land of consumer tech.
Getting more Instagram followers? Could be a scam
Cybercriminals have been targeting Instagram users by luring them to install these apps, which claim to boost their Instagram followers.
Instagram loves New Zealand: Our most Instragrammed spots in 2016
The top 10 most Instagrammed spots in New Zealand have been revealed, showcasing the country's stunning landscapes and photography skills.
What is Boomerang? Instagram explains
Today, we’re introducing a few new tools to help you make your story even more fun.