Official Social Hype Chart Top 10
The Official Social Hype Chart Top 10 is compiled by the Social Charts team at punch and published exclusively on
Every day social platforms are making changes to their features, ad products and UX. With so many updates, it can be hard to keep track of which ones you should be focusing on, which ones you should be aware of and which ones are complete game changers that should be at the heart of your strategies and campaigns. 
UNTIL NOW… Introducing the new Official Social Hype Chart Top 10.
Each month, we’ll be bringing you the top 10 platform updates of the year, the climbers and the sliders, new entries, weeks at the top and peaks, all ranked in order of importance and impact for brands.
what this tells us

Three new entries have stormed the chart in recent weeks.

New in at #5 – LinkedIn has rolled out its new algorithm to all users, the professional network has moved to improve user engagement and retention by valuing conversations from more of its audience, as opposed to just power users.

New in at #6 – Instagram has officially launched Spark AR – after two years in the waiting, augmented reality has now opened up on the platform – opening up cost-effective AR opportunities for brands.

New in at #8 – Facebook is taking on and stealing Snapchat’s features again – with the launch of messaging app Threads.

stay tuned…
As well as the Official Social Hype Chart Top 10 you can also follow our weekly social hype updates every Friday over on Instagram and LinkedIn, where we bring you all of the biggest updates, news, insights and highlights from the week.