|Hello from the Facebook Music teams! Find some of the latest news, updates and best practices you may have missed below.|
Important Updates to Instagram Reels
We’ve listened to your feedback and now have a couple of exciting product updates for you. You are now able to:
-Create a reel up to 30 seconds
-Extend the timer to 10 seconds when you’re recording
-Trim and delete any clip
Share to Stories from Soundcloud & Amazon
Heads up, Amazon Music and Soundcloud now allow you to share music directly to Facebook and Instagram Stories.
-As part of the album rollout, Gamers Rebeca Trans and Andy Ferreira live-streamed Ava Max’s new album “Heaven and Hell” while playing their favorite games on Facebook Gaming.
–Sunflower Bean prompts fans to enter to win special edition merch by sharing Reels using their new single “Moment in the Sun.”
-The Gorillaz lean into episodic content by crafting a new character and creating fun unboxing Reels that showcase merch from their upcoming album.
-As part of an album rollout, Alicia Keys showed up across platforms up by doing a takeover of the flagship Facebook social channels, going Live to promote the launch of her new music video, and sharing exclusive BTS video after the video premiere.Introducing