7 Social Media Safety Tips

Social media can be fun. That’s why billions of people are using them every day. Cybercriminals understand very well just how many people enjoy spending their time updating their status, liking other people’s posts, and engaging in conversations. The social media is like a goldmine for those crooks.

With the ever-growing increase of social media threats, should you stop using social media? Of course not. You just have to learn about the safe way of using social media.… Read the rest

Common Social Media Threats

Social media is like a staple for modern people. The advent of social media, however, brings forth a plethora of new threats. The followings are some common threats that social media use can bring. Familiarize yourself with these threats so you can be more prepared.

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#1. Identity theft

Getting your identity stolen is no joke. It can drain your bank account, ruin your credit, or even get you in trouble with the law.… Read the rest

Make Videos Square For Instagram

Instagram Video

 

On Instagram, you can not only display all your favorite shots and photos, but also short videos. We are not talking about IGTV or Instagram stories here, but about your actual Instagram profile, where you can upload videos with a length of up to 1 minute.

When adding a photo or video clip to your profile, however, they are often clipped into a square format. A video, however, usually has other dimensions.… Read the rest

Crop Images For Your Instagram Profile

Instagram Photos

 

Instagram is an amazing way to get your images out there, give an insight into your life, and share beautiful pictures. Over 800 million users are already doing this, 500 million of them on a daily basis.

If you’re an avid Instagram user or just like browsing, you surely noticed something about these images: they are all square. When you take pictures on your phone, they usually come in a 16:9 (landscape) or 9:16 (portrait) ratio.… Read the rest

Videos For The New Instagram TV – IGTV

 

A study from 2017 showed that Instagram is on the rise when it comes to social media. The popular image sharing app has no less than 800 million users with 500 million of those using the service on a daily basis.

To stay in those top spots Instagrams resides at the moment, they roll out new concepts and ideas regularly. By now, almost everyone is aware of and has adapted to the Snapchat-style stories, for example.… Read the rest

Get Your Videos Ready For Twitter

Sometimes, 140 characters are all you need to say something. Granted, nowadays, you get a total of 280 characters to express yourself. Of course, we are talking about Twitter!

Next to sharing concise thoughts and opinions, you can upload GIFs and other images to go along with your tweet. Or you can upload videos. To make sure that your video is ready to be uploaded to Twitter, we developed a practical Twitter Video Converter. … Read the rest

Optimize Videos For Instagram

As of 2017, Instagram announced it’s user amount to be as high as 800 million users with an average of 500 million users per day (Source). Since its release in 2010, the image sharing platform has become one of the most used social media apps worldwide.

Next to images, users can create stories, broadcast live or upload short video clips to share with friends, family or the whole Instagram community.… Read the rest

Optimize Your Videos For Facebook

 

Facebook is the most popular social networking platform as well as the most used social media app in 2017. This claim can both be backed up by data collected by social media researcher Vincenzo Cosenza in January 2017 as well as Business Insider in July of the same year.

People post about their daily lives in text updates, using photos, and by posting and sharing videos. This is where we want to help you!… Read the rest

5 Reasons Why You Need Online Video Conversion

There are many reasons for why you need video conversion – especially in our modern, technological world. Today, we want to explore 5 of these reasons. And not only that! We will also show you why an online solution is oftentimes the better solution!

 

Top 5 Reasons To Use Online Video Conversion

1. Watch Videos On All Devices

Some mobile phones, especially older ones, can not handle all videos and codecs.… Read the rest

Turn Animated GIFs Into Video [TUTORIAL]

From Animated GIF to Video

Animated GIFs, images that loop clips like a video, are very popular. They are used to express different moods or react to posts on social media or elsewhere online. They capture short sequences of a video or animate still images to loop after one another.

Sadly, animated GIFs are not supported by all social media platforms yet. Facebook and Instagram, for example, disable the animation. If you upload an animated GIF to either of them, all you will be able to see is the first frame of the image.… Read the rest