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Instagram trends + a personal essay

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Instagram trends + a personal essay
By Jenn Chen • Issue #124 • View online
I thought two weeks would be enough to process the Atlanta shootings but I was wrong. Last Friday, there was a Zoom check-in for Asian folks in coffee, which was incredibly comforting. If you have not checked in on your Asian-American colleague or acknowledged that it has been a very rough two weeks, your silence demonstrates your lack of support and it is not going unnoticed, believe me.
So this is another link drop issue:

Featuring my own work & press
Featuring my own work & press
I don’t want to know about your Asian wife
8 Instagram Trends to Pay Attention to in 2021
Quick text updates & links on what's new on the networks
Quick text updates & links on what's new on the networks
Twitter is testing a way to watch YouTube videos in-stream instead of linking out and a community tool so you can selectively share tweets.
Instagram added Remix for Reels (a copy of the Duet feature on TikTok). It’s testing a way for you to save your Stories as drafts and stickers as quick replies.
Facebook added a feature in Groups to slow down comments.
In other network news, LinkedIn is working on its own version of Clubhouse and YouTube is testing hiding the dislike count on videos.
Helpful links on how to improve your digital marketing
Helpful links on how to improve your digital marketing
A Beginner's Guide to Voice Marketing
How Brands Are Using Instagram Reels: Your Essential Guide to Success
Facebook Ad Testing on a Budget: A Proven Method
Anything I've enjoyed reading recently
Anything I've enjoyed reading recently
Racist Violence Has Shattered The Myth That Asian People Can Be Invisible In America
The Rise of Therapy-Speak
University of Oslo Human Rights Award 2020: Using coffee to secure women´s rights
An update from my container garden!
An update from my container garden!
Neanthe Bella Palm, or parlor palm, is the newest addition. I have a larger one already but I wanted to start small again.
Neanthe Bella Palm, or parlor palm, is the newest addition. I have a larger one already but I wanted to start small again.
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Thoughts on digital marketing as they intersect at specialty coffee, social media, writing, photography & social issues. 2x a month on Wednesdays. @thejennchen | https://jennchen.com

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