Posts Tagged: mobile

In Uganda: Discovering Local African Music in Kampala

As part of my longstanding relationship with African music, I’ve covered topics such as consumer issues and solutions, the monetization of music in Africa and the scope of the country’s influence on music. I have always been lucky enough to mix business and pleasure and since these previous pieces, the interest I have for sourcing great African music has… Read more »

Live Streaming on YouTube Goes Mobile

We recently discussed the influence of live streaming on social media, the many amazing platforms that offer the feature and the impact it can have on boosting your channel’s fan base. Now, YouTube has upped their stake in the live streaming game by allowing channels to create live events on mobile. The feature launched last month at VidCon… Read more »

Buy Stuff (Read: Music) on Twitter

Last month Twitter started testing a buy button that would allow users to purchase directly from a tweet on a mobile device. They are still rolling out the feature to a small amount of US users, which will grow over time. With the holiday season around the corner, we may be seeing offers in our feeds soon…. Read more »

Get the Show on the Road with YouTube’s Creator Studio App

At this point, few will disagree that the future lies in mobile. We’re consuming more media on the go than ever before. Email, news, games, music, and of course, video. All the major players in social media are investing in their mobile products and strategies to remain competitive in this growing market. Last year, YouTube… Read more »