New Features on Social Media | February 2022
February 2022 was full of new features across many different social media platforms!
Here's a look back at the latest social media updates:
Cameo 📞 | New Features | February 2022
Announced its inaugural NFT project, dubbed Cameo Pass.
Clubhouse 👋 | New Features | February 2022
Added a text-based reply option for users who don't want to participate in a voice discussion.
Facebook 👍 | New Features | February 2022
Renamed its iconic "News Feed" feature to just "Feed."
Rolled out Reels on the core Facebook platform.
Instagram 📷 | New Features | February 2022
Announced plans to shut down the standalone IGTV app.
Extended the amount of time that you can set for your daily limits.
LinkedIn 🤝 | New Features | February 2022
Launched several updates to Sales Navigator, such as "Bookmarked Alerts" and enhanced discovery for sales opportunities.
Acquired Oribi, an Israeli marketing analytics company.
OnlyFans 🔒 | New Features | February 2022
Added support for NFT profile pictures.
Reddit 👽 | New Features | February 2022
Snapchat 👻 | New Features | February 2022
Finally made it possible to change your username.
Released a new buddy system to share real-time location data with friends.
Partnered with Ticketmaster to match users with live events in their area.
Sunroom☀️ | New Features | February 2022
TikTok ♪ | New Features | February 2022
Started testing new age restrictions for young viewers.
Expanded its max video length to 10 minutes, bringing it into even more direct competition with YouTube.
Updated its safety features to promote increased safety for LGBTQ+ users and minors.
Tumblr 📝 | New Features | February 2022
Launched a tipping feature to help bloggers make money from their supporters.
Twitch 🎮 | New Features | February 2022
Partnered with Merlin to make more indie music available on its platform.
Twitter 🐦 | New Features | February 2022
Introduced new labels to help users identify "good bots."
Launched "Safety Mode" to allow users to protect themselves from abuse by blocking harmful accounts.
YouTube 🎥 | New Features | February 2022
Announced plans to add Super Chat and Shop features to Shorts, along with new video effects and editing capabilities.
Previewed new creator tools like NFTs and live shopping features.
Did we miss any new social media features in our breakdown? If so, let us know!
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