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Facebook’s shift to privacy is just a play on emerging market dynamics

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

Why Your Ecommerce Strategy Needs Facebook’s Ad Transparency Tools, Now

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

Will Facebook’s news aggregation feature increase engagement for local publishers?

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?

Facebook’s ‘Premieres’ videos now available to all global Pages

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

Facebook’s Dynamic Ads, Collection Ads are getting a pre-holiday touch-up

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

Facebook’s Ad Transparency Feature: Your New Favorite (Free) Competitive Research Tool

Conor Bond — July 11, 2018 — July 11, 2018 For anyone who’s ever looked at an advertisement on the Internet and thought to themselves, “I, for one, hope I am not being brainwashed by malevolent actors sitting in an undisclosed room lit by a single dim light bulb,” I have some pretty cool news. … Continue reading Facebook’s Ad Transparency Feature: Your New Favorite (Free) Competitive Research Tool

Facebook’s latest on fake news, misinformation campaigns & user privacy

Shortly after CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance before the EU Parliament, Facebook shared multiple announcements outlining its safety and security efforts. Amy Gesenhues on May 24, 2018   Following Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance before the EU Parliament on Tuesday to address the company’s mishandling of user data, Facebook published three separate announcements covering its current … Continue reading Facebook’s latest on fake news, misinformation campaigns & user privacy