Publishers Wary of Facebook’s Change

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Publishers Wary of Facebook’s Change

Facebook’s announced change to its news feed algorithms to create more personal content for users has been in the news the last few days. Facebook’s news feed has been crucial to publishers’ efforts to increase clicks. Publishers are concerned that …

YouTube’s PR Problem

The social media site adds 400 videos a minute and that’s the source of YouTube’s PR problem. It hasn’t adequately reviewed all of them and has “come under fire for posting videos aimed at children with violent and sexual themes”, …

Reddit Grows Up

The freewheeling content found on the Internet is starting to see boundaries. In the wake of Russian fake news and other outrageous content, more aggregating websites are looking at the need to manage their content. Reddit, whose website is “the …

Rapid Changes to TV Watching

This “Ericsson Consumer and Industry Insight Report October 2017” on “TV and Media” is absolutely full of amazing information and easy to digest graphics on the rapid changes taking place in TV watching. Just a few of the interesting facts …

Photography, Animals and Ownership Rights

A monkey looks into the lens of an unattended camera, shoots a selfie and starts a legal battle. At the heart of it is whether non-humans have ownership rights to a creative product. The lawsuit between the camera’s owner and …

LinkedIn Provides Marketers Valuable Data

On many social networks, users don’t necessarily have reason to tell the truth. They can create false accounts or simply lie. The content posted can be a bit more raw or even false. However, on LinkedIn users have incentive to …

CBS Premieres Storytelling News Show

Last night CBS News introduced “CBSN: On Assignment”, a newsmagazine. CBSN is the network’s streaming service. “The idea is to give broadcast exposure to the more immersive storytelling used on CBSN, said Mosheh Oinounou, the series’ executive producer.” The hope …

Facebook Looks to Develop Unique Content

As more people cut the cord with cable companies, Facebook is realizing it can potentially become a subscription service or stronger advertising venue for unique content similar to YouTube, Amazon and Netflix. According to Reuters, it is offering to …

Consumer Reaction to Fake News

Adweek has prepared an infographic, based on research done by Origin/Hill Holliday, of how fake news and false content are effecting consumers and brands. In the short time that fake news has become an issue, its impact is already seeing …

YouTube Generational Viewing Habits

Adweek has a great infographic on the content watched by different generations on YouTube and other video content platforms. Gen X watches “How-to videos” while Gen Z watches “Unboxing” and “Haul” videos. Gen Y is interested in product videos. There …