Snapchat And The Wellness Push
A new set of tools and custom content focused on mental health is being launched by Snapchat. This product launch is the first that will be part of a bigger health and wellness push from Snapchat that will roll out in the next few months. Called “Here For You,” the search tool launched in beta in February, along with new content features, which includes the ability to surface special sections in Snapchat when a users types in words that could indicated that they could need help with health and wellness issues.
Instagram Is Testing A Video Trimming Tool
A new trimming feature for Instagram Stories is being worked on by Instagram, which would make it easier to edit and upload Stories videos within the app. This option will provide a video slider trimming tool that is built into Stories, and will function in the same way as similar video editing tools available on different platforms. A new editing icon has been added in the creative options along the top of the first frame. Just tap on it and it’ll take you through to the second frame trimming process.