Tag Archives: Live Video

The 12 Best Instagram Features Launched in 2016

For Instagram, 2016 was quite a busy year that brought not only a revamped user interface but also a lot of new features. While some of these were original, others were “loosely” based on Instagram’s arch-rival, Snapchat (a comparison of these two photo-sharing platforms is available here). All in all, Instagram’s new features are meant […]


Instagram Live Lets Brands Express Themselves In New Ways

Early last week, Instagram introduced two new updates that make the app more appealing to both individuals and businesses. While Instagram Direct added disappearing photos and videos for groups and friends, we’ll focus this blog post on the addition of live video in Instagram Stories, and how this feature makes the line between Instagram and […]


Live Video Streaming Platforms for Business

Photo: Curtis Kennington Although social video platforms like YouTube or Facebook are extremely popular and do a lot for businesses in terms of video content discoverability and sharability, all the latest hype is around live streaming on Periscope and Meerkat (although of course there have been similar platforms before, namelyUstream or Livestream.com). These two live video […]