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Think forward 2024: Mischief mode

Yesterday, we held a LinkedIn Live to discuss Mischief Mode - a trend from our recently released report, Think Forward: The Social Reckoning. As social media and the internet become more commoditised, users are breaking out of the sameness by channelling their rebellious spirit - to hear more about the trend, click here to watch Head of Planning James Honda-Pinder, and Planner Agalia Tan, discuss the meaning of Mischief Mode, and its significance in shaping social in 2024.
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Think Forward 2024: Attention Layering

Yesterday, we held a LinkedIn Live to discuss Attention Layering - the first trend of our recently released report, Think Forward: The Social Reckoning. Having reached peak stimulus, content is finding more nuanced ways to hold people’s focus - to hear more about the trend, click here to watch Mira Kopolovic, Global Director of Cultural Insights, and Gabe Noble, Associate Cultural Research & Insights Director, discuss the meaning of Attention Layering, and its significance in shaping social in 2024.
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Think Forward 2024: Post Representation

Yesterday, we held a LinkedIn Live to discuss Post-Representation - a trend in our recently released report, Think Forward: The Social Reckoning. As notions of identity compound and deepen, communities want to see messy complexity over neat narratives - to hear more about the trend, click here to watch Research & Insight Analyst Amni Raihan, and Strategist Lorenzo Perosino discuss the meaning of Post-Representation, and its significance in shaping social in 2024.
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Think Forward 2024: Everyday fandom

Yesterday, we held a LinkedIn Live to discuss Everyday Fandom - a trend in our recently released report, Think Forward: The Social Reckoning. In search of mainstream collectivity, everyday users are acting like ultra-fans - to hear more about the trend, click here to watch Nadja Vogel, Chief Strategy Officer, and Talia Longthorne, Senior Research & Insight Manager discuss the meaning of Everyday Fandom, and its significance in shaping social in 2024.
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We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #650

Meta and Amazon team up on new in-app shopping feature  Meta is launching a new in-app shopping feature with Amazon that will allow customers to link their Facebook and Instagram accounts to their Amazon account to shop through the apps. An Amazon spokesperson said “For the first time, customers will be able to shop Amazon’s Facebook and Instagram ads and check out with Amazon without leaving the social media apps. Customers in the U.S. will see real-time pricing, Prime eligibility, delivery estimates, and product details on select Amazon product ads in Facebook and Instagram as part of the new experience.” […]
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Think Forward 2024: The Offline Internet

Yesterday, we held a LinkedIn Live to discuss Offline Internet - a trend in our recently released report, Think Forward: The Social Reckoning. As the power balance between online and offline is shifting, people expect greater interplay between worlds - to hear more about the trend, click here to watch Valentina Turrini, Research & Insights Analyst, discuss the meaning of Offline Internet, and its significance in shaping social in 2024.

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