Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

The American GeniusThe American Genius

Social Media

Zooshia listens to AGBeat, amends how it features share buttons

Zooshia.com combines social networks creatively

We recently reported on Zooshia.com, a new startup that combines Facebook, Twitter and YouTube updates into a single stream that can be embedded into a website via one widget. We were impressed with the potential that the startup had to kill what we call widget abuse, as many small business websites feature a single widget for every single social media profile they have.

We noted, however, that the updates pulled in from these networks would likely go unshared and unnoticed because the “share” button said “Zoosh it!” which we opined would not make sense to consumers and would defeat the purpose of featuring social network updates on a website.

Zooshia took our constructive criticism, changed the green button to “share” which we believe is much easier for conumers to understand. Often, when startups hear criticism of their product, they become defensive, but Zooshia listened and implemented change which reveals a company willing to serve the public based on their input.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Lani is the COO and News Director at The American Genius, has co-authored a book, co-founded BASHH, Austin Digital Jobs, Remote Digital Jobs, and is a seasoned business writer and editorialist with a penchant for the irreverent.

2 Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

The
American Genius
news neatly in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list for news sent straight to your email inbox.

Advertisement

KEEP READING!

Social Media

Social media censorship has been a hot topic across the board, but now the federal court upholds free speech rights in TX by law.

Tech News

Creeping, stalking, checking...whatever you call it, we all do it. Here's how to look at a LinkedIn profile privately.

Social Media

(SOCIAL MEDIA) Social media has evolved from being only community-oriented to career-oriented. See how users are getting jobs by being creative.

Business News

Maybe this won't come as a surprise, but the statistics sure are telling- having depression and social media usage are linked.

The American Genius is a strong news voice in the entrepreneur and tech world, offering meaningful, concise insight into emerging technologies, the digital economy, best practices, and a shifting business culture. We refuse to publish fluff, and our readers rely on us for inspiring action. Copyright © 2005-2022, The American Genius, LLC.