Top 5 Social Media Trends of 2017

Social media played a great and big role with everyone lives last 2016, and it will continue to play a significant role this 2017. Here are five social media trends that will surely dominate this year.

  1. Social App Messaging

Businesses are already taking advantage of Social Media and most of e-commerce websites and businesses are using social media apps as their means of communication with customers. Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, and still even Viber.

 2. Live Video

It is not only YouTube that is giving us the capability of seeing live videos but also Facebook and Instagram. Who, knows? Twitter could be the next social media platform that will introduce us to live video option!

3. Virtual Reality

Many of the tech gods are making a game to dominate 2017 with a whole new perception of virtual reality. Sony has launched its Playstation VR which is only compatible with the existing 40m PS4s.

4. Artificial Intelligence

Chatbots are one good example of artificial intelligence that is being developed for 2017. It is a kind of AI that can have a conversation with someone. Chatbots will be a tremendous help as a customer service to businesses.

5. Social Shopping and Instant Purchases

It is not only in Shopify where you can do instant shopping but also with Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.  The power of social media can impact a buyer’s impression towards a product that’s why most of the businesses are making their social media accounts these days to maximize their target audience.

Even if Social Media is emerging into a fast paced movement, we still need help from the experts. Not all of us can do this in one sitting and Online Monkeys can definitely help you with Social Media Marketing for your business!

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