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2017 New Zealand Social Media Awards

There is a really exciting social media event coming up that we want to tell you all about! It’s…

Apple iOS 11 update: The good, the bad, and the ugly.

Today marks the final day of Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) for 2017. Earlier in the week, Apple unveiled…

The return of #NZSOMO

At Social Media NZ, we love being involved in events that bring social-nuts like ourselves together! So we wanted…

Top Picks for Techweek’17

This Saturday is the start of our national Techweek for 2017. Techweek’17 is a 9-day series of events that…

VR expands into car sales with Land Rover

Virtual reality is one of the most exciting new technologies at the moment and is generating great levels of…

Touching use of VR for Social Good

Here at Social Media NZ, we like to focus on cool things happening in the social media sphere! However,…

Social media and the rise of Blockchain

Blockchain technologies are having an increasingly apparent impact on the world across a variety of industries. As the world…

GIFs could be coming to Facebook comments

This week, Facebook are testing a GIF button in the comments section with a small number of users. The…

UberEATS has launched in Auckland!

Last year, UberEATS went live in America and Australia with the idea of putting all the best local food…

Instagram’s latest update: a user’s experience

At the beginning of February, Instagram were testing a new album-like feature on the beta version of their Android…

Skype is testing new features that could revive its popularity

Skype was once the leader of the pack when it came to video calls. However, with strong competition from…

Promoted Pins come to New Zealand

On the 21st of February, Pinterest announced the continued international expansion of Promoted Pins into three new countries: Ireland, Australia,…

Tinder launches #FundMyVday competition

It’s Valentine’s Day! A day of celebration that people usually remember for the chocolates, flowers and other sweet nothings…

Facebook Image Sizes and Dimensions Cheat Sheet

High quality images and ads are what allow your brand, product and company to flourish on Facebook….