Messaging Apps

The Evolving Role of Social Media in Ecommerce

Private messaging is emerging to reach your market 24/7.

Ellie Martin

· 4 min read

3 Ways Messaging Will Transform Marketing

Messaging is about to transform marketing in ways you probably don't expect.

Peter Friedman

· 5 min read

How to Get Your Startup #convcomm Ready

Messaging apps are taking over and, as an entrepreneur, you have to give customers what they want.

Xing Wang

· 7 min read

Kik Launches a 'Bot Shop,' Because Bot Shops Are the New App Stores

'This is the first time we're putting a stake in the ground and creating a specific experience with bots front and center,' says the messaging app's CEO.

Erin Griffith

· 5 min read

WhatsApp Becomes First Messaging App With 1 Billion Users

Its user base has more than doubled since Facebook bought it back in 2014.

David Meyer

· 2 min read

Report: Google Is Building a 'Smart' Mobile-Messaging App to Rival Facebook Messenger

The service will reportedly enable people to text each other and use chatbots to search, yes, you guessed it, Google.

Kim Lachance Shandrow

· 2 min read

Facebook Is Working on a New Ad-Type Called 'Click to Message'

This feature will play a huge role around Pages and could provide vital consumer feedback for businesses.

Jillian D'Onfro

· 3 min read

Founders of Humin Release New App That Lets You Share Contact Info by Tapping on Your Phone

The Knock Knock app, out today, allows users to instantly connect with each other in an augmented reality social network.

Catherine Clifford

· 6 min read

The Future of Social Is Messaging Apps, But How Do Brands Fit In?

The explosion of mobile computing has led to one particularly important outcome for our discussion – chat apps have grown at an even faster pace than mobile.

Brian Honigman

· 8 min read

The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads

The founder and CEO of mobile app Snapchat spoke at the University of Southern California Marshall undergraduate commencement ceremony. Here's a synopsis of his best thoughts.

Catherine Clifford

· 5 min read

Jason Fell

· 2 min read

Slack Valuation More Than Doubles to $2.8 Billion

Slack Valuation More Than Doubles to $2.8 Billion The messaging app just raised $160 million in a new financing round.

Ari Levy

· 2 min read