Instagram Stories takes aim at Snapchat

Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms that remains popular despite the dwindling popularity of other social networks like Twitter. Facebook is looking to inject some new life into Instagram by adding features directly ripped from Snapchat. With Instagram Stories, you don’t have to worry about overposting. Instead, you can share as […]

It’s been 5 years since Cliff-Twang exclaimed: “Nobody Canna Cross It”

Believe it or not, it’s now 5 years to the day that DJ Powa produced and shared a Youtube video that has cemented its place in Jamaica’s social media folklore. Titled “Nobody Canna Cross It – Twanging (Refix Video) – DJ Powa”; the video created a social media firestorm that made short-lived stars out of […]

Instagram app now allows switching between multiple accounts

Social media managers, pet owners, Instagram addicts and super users rejoice! You can now add multiple accounts (up to five) to your Instagram app on iOS and Android when the most recent update. Version 7.15 onward Account switching is available as part of Instagram version 7.15 for iOS and Android. The company explained in a […]

Now Facebook has a Messenger website for your Desktop

Facebook fans who fell in love their Messenger App on their smartphone separate from the main Facebook App back in July 2014, I’ve got great news for y’all. Now Facebook has a launched the Messenger website for your Desktop on Wednesday April 8th 2015. The Facebook Messenger Website works as advertized; Messenger but in a Browser format, […]

Filter Your Words, Not Just Your Photos

#Riverton. Since that fateful day when once again flames engulfed the Riverton Dump the usually robust Jamaican social media space was once again a buzz with over 17,000 tweets going out between March 10th and April 5th 2015 (stats courtesy of Topsy Analytics). Thousands of tweets and posts displaying an array of the emotions of […]

Caribbean Blog Awards set for December 5

The Jamaica Blog Awards has returned after a hiatus and returned with increased scope as the Caribbean Blog Awards. The awards were created to honour the best in blogging, celebrating the leading online content creators for the region. Nominations for the inaugural Caribbean Blog Awards are now open and runs until November 22nd 2014 before the […]