In 2021, these six social networks are dead. While they pioneered some of the technology that powers the dominant social channels today, these once-thriving channels could not adapt and survive among a growing field of social media competitors. How did they die and where are they now?
SnapChat has certainly made a name for itself over the past few years and has set industry trends by creating a platform with new features. Facebook and Instagram now boast prominent Story features on the top of their applications and both give the user the ability to send and share private messages – a feature that SnapChat is notorious for creating. SnapChat’s creativity and ability to connect with a younger audience has never been questioned, but how they will develop their advertising platform for companies who want to pour money into their network to reach targeted audiences has.
If you’re looking for a new way to increase engagement and reach new social media followers, live streaming can help. Whether you utilize an app like Snapchat or Periscope, or try Facebook Live, the opportunities for your brand are countless.