The social media marketing week in review: A round up of news and announcements you may have missed. Amy Gesenhues on September 20, 2019 This collection of social media marketing and new hire announcements is a compilation of the past week’s briefs from our daily Marketing Land newsletter. Click here to subscribe and get more … Continue reading Social Shorts: Facebook’s latest Portal devices, 3D Snaps, LinkedIn Skills Assessment tests
The new data management tool is a modified version of the “Clear History” tool Facebook said it would release more than a year ago. Amy Gesenhues on August 20, 2019 Facebook is rolling out an Off-Facebook Activity tool that allows users to see a summary of the apps and websites that have shared their user … Continue reading Facebook’s ‘Off-Facebook Activity Tool’ disconnects user ad targeting data from profiles, doesn’t delete it
Larry Kim — August 11, 2019 Follow @larrykim — August 11, 2019 It’s been a month since Facebook announced its plans to launch a cryptocurrency called Libra in 2020, and ever since then everyone from Mark Cuban to President Trump has voiced an opinion. The dust has (somewhat) settled, and we’re excited to see how … Continue reading 9 Things to Know About Facebook’s Libra
In the short term, as long as you’re mindful of the effects these issues are having on users, you can adjust your marketing campaign to compensate for them. Timothy Carter on August 8, 2019 Facebook hasn’t been having a great time lately, at least in terms of public reputation. In the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook … Continue reading Could Facebook’s reputation problem affect your Facebook marketing campaign?
Facebook will likely continue to push the boundaries of private messaging for the next evolution of advertising on the platform. Steve Weiss on April 5, 2019 Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that Facebook’s family of apps will be pivoting to privacy and focusing on enabling private, fully encrypted messaging in his seminal 3,200-word pledge for … Continue reading Facebook’s shift to privacy is just a play on emerging market dynamics
Brett McHale — October 18, 2018 — October 18, 2018 Facebook advertising has had quite the year, to say the least. The Data Analytica scandal that rocked the social media platform back in March has triggered numerous changes, many of which have hindered our ability as marketers to target prospects with precision. This has been … Continue reading Why Your Ecommerce Strategy Needs Facebook’s Ad Transparency Tools, Now
Now in more than 100 cities, “Today In” pulls local content into an opt-in daily News Feed digest and a standalone section within its mobile app. Robin Kurzer on October 11, 2018 Facebook announced Wednesday that it was testing a way to drive local engagement with relevant news and information in more than 100 U.S. … Continue reading Will Facebook’s news aggregation feature increase engagement for local publishers?
First rolled out in April, Premieres videos allow Pages to post pre-recorded video as live footage. Amy Gesenhues on October 2, 2018 Facebook is rolling out its Premieres video format — pre-recorded videos that play as live footage — to all global Pages. The company is also expanding its Top Fans feature and Live … Continue reading Facebook’s ‘Premieres’ videos now available to all global Pages
Dynamic ads are getting customizable overlays, and Facebook’s recently introduced video creation kit will include holiday-specific templates. Amy Gesenhues on September 11, 2018 New overlays are rolling out for dynamic ads. In advance of the holiday season, Facebook is rolling out a number of new features designed to help advertisers customize their ad campaigns. … Continue reading Facebook’s Dynamic Ads, Collection Ads are getting a pre-holiday touch-up
Ana Gotter — July 31, 2018 Follow @ana_gotter — July 31, 2018 I’d been handling a client’s social media marketing for several years and was familiar with the setup that I knew. I was floored when I started managing social media for a second client much later on, and was exposed to Facebook’s business manager … Continue reading The Complete Guide to Facebook’s Business Manager