FIR #180: TikTok, TikTok, TikTok

For Immediate Release


Doug Haslam joins host Shel Holtz for a conversation about TikTok and the role it could wind up playing in the social media space. Also in this week’s episode:

  • Has Facebook really lost 15 million users? A lot of people don’t think it’s true.
  • Facebook’s pivot to secure messaging is about more than just messaging. Mark Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be WeChat for everywhere except China
  • Telegram picked up 3 million new users in 24 hours after Facebook’s outage began
  • Teenagers are using an old tool for private chat: Google Docs
  • Conde Nast has turned a vibrant Facebook Group into a new profit-focused vertical
  • Brands on… Read More »