Freshwire’s Shawn Amos on Facebook Gift Store, iTunes Gift Cards
Black Enterprise Magazine September/October 2018 Issue

With the addition of a gift store and iTunes digital gift certificates, Facebook’s stock reached its highest mark in months last week. Why the recent uptick? Analysts are linking it to the popular social media site’s potential for increased mobile revenue, says Freshwire CEO Shawn Amos.

In the latest episode of “60 seconds of Social Media,” Amos recaps Facebook’s latest additions and talks about the (social) impact of #GivingTuesday.

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