Facebook Videos and Vizify Make You Watch

Posted by Paul on February 6, 2014
Stored in NEWS

What’s up with all those videos popping up on Facebook?

It’s all part of Facebook’s ten year anniversary.  A gift from “Mark “and the Facebook Team.

The Facebook Look Back videos are :62 second highlight reels documenting your Facebook history.  Some say they’re cheesy.  I think they’re harmless, and sort of  fun.  Tell me you haven’t been clicking on them for the past few days.  Right?

You can do something similar with #Twitter… using Vizify. It’ll produce a :45 second video that moves…with metrics you can use.   Like the Facebook video, Vizify uses your content (tweets) but creates a snapshot on how you actually use twitter.

Just log in using your twitter account and within seconds, Vizify makes

a short video out of your twitter feed, displaying, in order:

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-your top pictures

-type of tweets based on your #hash-tags

- a graph showing when you tweeted

-your top tweet based on favorites and Re-Tweets

-your top three followers

 

Some may think these videos are a time suck.

At :62 and :45 seconds, I say they’re a welcome distraction.

 

 

 

 

 

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