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TikTok Flat-Out Copies Instagram’s Profile Design in Latest Update

Photo Credit: Taylor Lorenz / Twitter TikTok is testing a new profile redesign that looks wholesale lifted from Instagram. The new TikTok profile screen moves avatars and followers to the left. It also places more emphasis on user biography information, much like Instagram and Twitter. A TikTok spokesperson has confirmed the company is working on […]

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The Power of TikTok — Justin Bieber’s Chipotle Super Bowl Ad Reaches 95M People

Photo Credit: Chipotle Chipotle is betting big on a Super Bowl ad campaign to TikTok users throughout February. The ‘TikTok Timeout’ campaign uses Justin Bieber’s recent single, “Yummy,” to advertise free delivery on Sundays. The new Chipotle special is available until February 23 but drew big numbers during the Super Bowl. The campaign appeared during […]

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Lady Gaga Tweets Stolen Images to Criticize Her Music Pirates ⁠— ShutterStock Responds

Photo Credit: Justin Higuchi / CC by 2.0 Lady Gaga caused an uproar on social media when she tweeted ‘pirated’ stock photos. The singer used the images to criticize fans who listened to her leaked song early. The singer’s newest song, “Stupid Love” leaked on the internet and soon went viral. While Twitter worked hard […]

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Thematic Is Unlocking the Content Creator Economy for Artists — 2.5 Billion Plays, 1 Million Fan Conversions

Thematic artists Last time we reported on Thematic, the company had generated more than 1 billion song plays for its artists. Now, that number has surpassed 2.5 billion, just one of several impressive stats being shared by the company this week. It’s all part of a collaborative ecosystem that focuses on feeding the UGC creator […]