Digital Marketing News: Social Storefront, The Trust Project and Facebook’s New App

Social Content is the New Storefront [Infographic] Regardless what others might say, social content is here to stay. Instead of heading to local storefronts, consumers are now heading to social media platforms to find what they need in the in and off-season. Social Media Today Google tries to bring more transparency to news content with […]

Robert Rose, epic content, and Facebook’s myriad money-making methods – VB Engage

This week, Travis (aka Superman*) and Stewart (aka Deadpool*) talk about AI and the internet of things (still the worst tech term in existence), conversational UI (hello, Ikea!), AI and customer service, and two opposing Facebook stories that are united by one common thread — how the social media leviathan makes its money. *Personas assigned […]

Marketing Day: Amazon pop-up stores, Facebook’s ‘Community Boost’ programs & more

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Facebook’s testing a new method to prevent revenge porn that requires uploading your nudes

 Facebook is testing a new method to combat revenge porn in Australia, the Australia Broadcasting Corporation reports. The strategy entails uploading your nude photos or videos to Messenger in order to help Facebook tag it as non-consensual explicit media. Facebook is doing this in partnership with Australian government agency e-Safety. Read More Social – TechCrunch

#SocialSkim: LinkedIn’s New Benchmark Tool; Facebook’s Enterprise Software: 10 Stories This Week

This week: LinkedIn’s new tool helps measure your competition’s growth; Facebook’s quiet journey into enterprise software, plus new Group admin controls; how Twitter’s edging toward profitability; cool ways to get creative with LinkedIn video; more! Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Zuckerberg: Facebook’s security investments will ‘significantly impact’ profitability

Facebook today revealed that, for the first time in the company’s history, it has surpassed $ 10 billion in quarterly revenue. But on a nearly hour-long earnings call between company executives and financial analysts, the focus was primarily on security to prevent Russian meddling like the kind seen during the 2016 U.S. presidential election. 500 million […]

More than half this country apparently uses Facebook’s Messenger

Messenger sure is popular Down Under. Facebook revealed its first country-specific stats for the instant messaging platform, claiming 13 million Australians use Messenger each month.  SEE ALSO: Facebook’s data-saving Messenger Lite finally rolls out to the rest of the world That’s more than half the country’s population, and 80 percent of smartphone users, according to […]

#SocialSkim: Facebook’s Warning to Marketers; LinkedIn Smart Replies: 10 Stories This Week

Facebook’s stark reminder to advertisers that they don’t hold the power; LinkedIn upgrades messaging–and your productivity–with smart replies; Facebook’s Pinterest-esque “Sets”; Snapchat could soon be a source of referral traffic; Twitter’s “transparency center”; social commerce is coming… Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Facebook’s Workplace, now at 30,000 orgs, adds Chat desktop apps and group video chat

 It’s been once year since Workplace, Facebook’s social network designed specifically for businesses and other organizations, came out of beta to take on the likes of Slack, Atlassian, Microsoft and others in the world of enterprise collaboration. Now, with 30,000 organizations using Workplace across some 1 million groups (more than double the figures Facebook published April)… Read […]

Facebook’s F8 conference returns to San Jose May 1-2, 2018

 Facebook should have plenty to talk about, between augmented reality, new acquisitions, the Watch video tab and all its ongoing scandals with Russian election interference, fake news and News Feed reach. Today the company announced its annual F8 developer conference will return to San Jose’s McEnery Convention Center on May 1st and 2nd, 2018. Read […]