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CDN issue possible cause of Facebook outage

For approximately 12 hours, Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram were experiencing problems on 3 July 2019. Although Facebook hasn't confirmed, it appears this was caused by a CDN issue.

Influencer failed to sell 36 t-shirts

An Instagram influencer with over 2 million followers named Arii failed to sell 36 t-shirts to kick-start her online clothing brand. A great lesson that vanity metrics don't count in business.

Protect yourself from social media

Many adults view social media as harmful to their mental health, here are six ways you can protect your mental health from social media's bad effects.

Fake accounts targeted African elections

An Israeli company, Archimedes Group, ran fake accounts on Facebook and Instagram to try and influence elections in some African countries.

Influencers will love Instagram’s new tool

Instagram announced a new shopping tool recently, it will first be tested with a small group of influencers.

Uganda’s social media tax is causing a ruckus

In a shocking move, Uganda's government has implemented a law requiring mobile users to pay taxes on using social media apps such as Skype, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. To voice their frustrations, Ugandans took to Twitter informing the world about the law forcing citizens to pay 200 Ugandan shillings,

Social media tax is now active in Uganda

Uganda's much-debated social media (OTT) tax has officially gone live. From 1 July 2018, Ugandans were required to pay the tax if they wanted to access services such as Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and many others. The social media tax was initially proposed in April 2018 in an announcement in which