Facebook lost 15 million users? Marketers remain unfazed

Despite reported declines, advertisers say they aren’t seeing an impact on campaigns (and that fixating on audience numbers isn’t helpful anyway). The post Facebook lost 15 million users? Marketers remain unfazed appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Duplex-powered Google Assistant restaurant booking expanding to more states and users

Available on Pixel phones, it will be rolling out to other Android and iOS users in the near future. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

JetBlue contest asks users to delete their Instagram pics to fly free for a year

In a move that’s both bold and bizarre, JetBlue is introducing a new contest that will give three winners a year of free flights on the carrier. But entrance to the contest comes at a steep price. Users must delete all of their Instagram photos, post a new photo using a JetBlue template and hope […]

Facebook admits 18% of Research spyware users were teens, not

Facebook has changed its story after initially trying to downplay how it targeted teens with its Research program that a TechCrunch investigation revealed was paying them gift cards to monitor all their mobile app usage and browser traffic. “Less than 5 percent of the people who chose to participate in this market research program were […]

Nearly half of users have a bad reaction to ‘not secure’ browser warning, survey finds

With few exceptions, brands suffered diminished credibility in UK study. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

Digital Marketing News: LinkedIn Hits 610M Users, Inc 500 Social Usage, Facebook’s Income Targeting, & YouTube’s New Explore Tab

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Twitter loses millions of users, but still makes record quarterly revenue

Twitter is making more money than ever before—even as it loses monthly active users. On Thursday, the company announced its latest earnings report, and it was loaded with positive financial news. Twitter reported a record-setting revenue of $ 909 million in the fourth quarter, a 24-percent increase compared to this time last year. The company […]

Twitter reports record revenue of $909 million in Q4 2018, despite losing 5 million monthly users

Twitter lost monthly active users for the third consecutive quarter, but says increases in monetizable daily active users show its strategy is working.Read More Social – VentureBeat

Snapchat shares soar as it stops losing users, shrinks losses in Q4

Snapchat isn’t growing again, but at least it didn’t hemorrhage any more users in its Q4 earnings report. The company stayed flat at 186 million daily users after falling from 191 million in Q1 to 188 million in Q2 to 186 million in Q3. It exceeded an expected quarterly count of 184.2 million user, though 186 […]

Facebook users who quit the social network for a month feel happier

New research out of Stanford and New York University took a look at what happens when people step back from Facebook for a month. Through Facebook, the research team recruited 2,488 people who averaged an hour of Facebook use each day. After assessing their “willingness to accept” the idea of deactivating their account for a […]