3 reforms social media platforms should make in light of ‘The Social Dilemma’

Jason Morgese Contributor Jason Morgese is the founder and CEO of Leavemark, the first ad-free, data storage and social media hybrid. “The Social Dilemma” is opening eyes and changing digital lives for Netflix bingers across the globe. The filmmakers explore social media and its effects on society, raising some crucial points about impacts on mental […]

Who regulates social media?

Social media platforms have repeatedly found themselves in the United States government’s crosshairs over the last few years, as it has been progressively revealed just how much power they really wield, and to what purposes they’ve chosen to wield it. But unlike, say, a firearm or drug manufacturer, there is no designated authority that says […]

Gowalla is being resurrected as an augmented reality social app

Gowalla is coming back. The startup, which longtime TechCrunch readers will likely recall, was an ambitious consumer social app that excited Silicon Valley investors but ultimately floundered in its quest to take on Foursquare before an eventual $ 3 million acqui-hire in 2011 brought the company’s talent to Facebook. The story certainly seemed destined to […]

New Moz Local Plans Unveiled — With Reputation Management & Social Posting!

Posted by BarryYim With listing and reputation management so essential for local businesses — especially in 2020 — we’re introducing new Moz Local plans that give you more options for review monitoring, review management, and social posting, depending on your needs. While it’s always been important for local businesses to have accurate and complete online […]

How to Use Paid Social for Holiday Ecommerce Success in 2020 (+Why It’s Crucial)

With 2020 bringing us into uncharted territory as far as the economy goes, consumer behaviors and their buying habits have significantly shifted since the emergence of COVID-19. In August, eMarketer reported that they expect total retail sales to decilne by about 11% this year in the United States due to social distancing measures being in place, […]

Twitter hack probe leads to call for cybersecurity rules for social media giants

An investigation into this summer’s Twitter hack by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS) has ended with a stinging rebuke for how easily Twitter let itself be duped by a “simple” social engineering technique — and with a wider call for key social media platforms to be regulated on security. In the […]

Microsoft’s Digital Marketing Center for search and social management adds features, opens beta

The free platform is now open to U.S. small businesses. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Social Shorts: Facebook attribution change on hold, Instagram gets more shoppable, turns 10

The social media marketing week in review: A round up of news and announcements you may have missed. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Social Shorts: Snapchat reach campaigns, Facebook attribution change, TikTok downloads can continue

The social media marketing week in review: A round up of news and announcements you may have missed. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Social Shorts: Facebook attribution change on hold, Instagram gets more shoppable, turns 10

The social media marketing week in review: A round up of news and announcements you may have missed. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing