medigit news bulletin – 11th march 2022
Pinterest: Not just for ideas anymore
Pinterest has now enabled in-app checkout to drive sales for brands. Since Pinterest is widely popular to get & share ideas, this will actually help bigger brands as well as small businesses to generate sales along with visibility.
Meesho’s “7 days payment” policy is paving its way through e-commerce
Meesho is in the process of pivoting from social commerce to e-commerce as it takes on e-commerce giants such as Amazon India & Flipkart. Iit will bring down the payout cycle for sellers from 15 days to 7, as announced on Tuesday. The company also said that it won’t charge sellers for order cancellations – either by self or automatic ones.
Instagram brings “Stories to reels”
Though not officially announced, Instagram has been working on a feature to convert your curated story highlights to a reel. This feature may take a while to reach to all.
Meta adds new tools for Facebook group admins
The ability to automatically decline incoming posts identified as containing false information by third-party fact-checkers, reduce misinformation, and expand the reach of their groups to relevant audiences, are some of the tools and features announced for Facebook Group admins.