Stories are the long-term solution to Facebook’s short-term problems

The migration from the News Feed to Stories is as disruptive for Facebook (and brands) as was the original introduction of the News Feed itself.Read More Social – VentureBeat

Workplace, Facebook’s enterprise platform, adds another major customer, Nestle

While Facebook continues to repair its image with consumers disenchanted with the social network’s role in disseminating misleading or false information and mishandling their personal data, it’s ironically been finding some traction for its enterprise-focused service, Workplace. Today, the company announced that it has added another huge company to its books today: Nestle, the coffee, chocolate […]

Will Facebook’s stablecoin project help crypto or hurt it?

Both Facebook and cryptocurrencies have had a bad year. Could they do better, together, in 2019? Facebook apparently thinks so.Read More Social – VentureBeat

Facebook’s worst self-inflicted wounds of 2018

Some of Facebook’s worst scandals this year have been exacerbated by the company’s failure to take responsibility in a timely manner.Read More Social – VentureBeat

Facebook’s year of apologies (to marketers)

Ten notable times Facebook said — or, should have said — “We’re sorry” to marketers and advertisers in 2018. The post Facebook’s year of apologies (to marketers) appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Facebook’s fact-checkers toil on

Facebook is fielding so many problems, oversights, scandals, and other miscellaneous ills that it wouldn’t surprise anyone to hear that its fact-checking program, undertaken last year after the network was confronted with its inaction in controlling disinformation, is falling apart. But in this case the reason you haven’t heard much about it isn’t because it’s […]

Facebook’s got 99 problems but Trump’s latest “bias” tweet ain’t one

By any measure Facebook hasn’t had the best of years in 2018. But while toxic problems keep piling up and, well, raining acidly down on the social networking giant — from election interference, to fake accounts, faulty metrics, security flaws, ethics failures, privacy outrages and much more besides — the silver lining of having a core […]

Facebook’s Portal adds Instant Games and custom video call camera control

Facebook’s Portal smart display is getting custom camera control for video calls, Instant Games like Words With Friends, news apps, and a web browser.Read More Social – VentureBeat

Digital Marketing News: Facebook’s Sponsored Results, Google+ Shutdown, Consumer Brand Trust, Instagram’s Ad Spend Up

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Facebook’s Watch passes 400 million monthly active users

Facebook launched Watch, its YouTube and Netflix competitor, globally this summer, but has reportedly struggled to attract younger audiences.Read More Social – VentureBeat