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Recent funding news indicates increased need for data compliance management

The digital compliance industry is growing as organizations prioritize data privacy. Jennifer Cannon on July 12, 2019 The past year has brought on an enormous shift for digital marketers and organizations. In the wake of GDPR —  and with CCPA going into effect in less than six months — data privacy compliance has become a … Continue reading Recent funding news indicates increased need for data compliance management

Breaking Mass Shooting News Prompted Google To Tweak Algorithm

Breaking Mass Shooting News Prompted Google To Tweak Algorithm by Laurie Sullivan , Staff Writer @lauriesullivan, Yesterday Pandu Nayak, a former NASA research scientist who joined Google 14 years ago to work on its search engine, told the “Guardian” that mass murders present an increasing challenge for the search engine to deliver accurate results. The tragic … Continue reading Breaking Mass Shooting News Prompted Google To Tweak Algorithm

LinkedIn lifts the hood on its news feed algorithm to show how it ranks posts

The company has made a number of changes to its ranking algorithm over the past 12 to 18 months to surface more niche conversations. Amy Gesenhues on June 28, 2019 LinkedIn’s Senior Director of Product Management Pete Davies shared insights this week on the changes LinkedIn has made to its news feed algorithm over the … Continue reading LinkedIn lifts the hood on its news feed algorithm to show how it ranks posts

Why Employees’ Top Values Are Good News for Certified B Corporations

Michelle Delgado — December 17, 2018 Follow @clutch_co — December 17, 2018 It’s cool to be kind, according to today’s workers. Ask employees what they value most, and 93% will tell you that it’s important their company upholds high ethical standards. This is good news for mission-driven companies and even better news for certified B … Continue reading Why Employees’ Top Values Are Good News for Certified B Corporations

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?

‘Trump’ Ranks Poorly On Fox News In Google Search Results

‘Trump’ Ranks Poorly On Fox News In Google Search Results by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, August 30, 2018 CNN.com appears to have about twice the search engine optimization visibility of Foxnews.com. Backlinks in the articles and links and posts in social sites seem to contribute to that increase, according to data released Thursday. Marketers can have … Continue reading ‘Trump’ Ranks Poorly On Fox News In Google Search Results

The Impact of Social Media on Your Corporate News

Kirstin Liebhardt — August 2, 2018 Follow @onlinenewsroom — August 2, 2018 Social media users are active- very active. They spend hours searching, reading and sharing your news. What does this mean for the corporate communicator? Publishing your news, stories, events, and multimedia on social media channels can be an effective means of distributing your … Continue reading The Impact of Social Media on Your Corporate News

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