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  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 16:10 | From: www.adweek.com

    Can YouTube Shorts Help The Original Video-Sharing Site Ride The TikTok Wave?

    The original video-sharing site finally jumped on the latest video-sharing trend with Monday's introduction of YouTube Shorts, which lets people create videos of up to 15 seconds, complete with music. If that sounds familiar, it should, since TikTok was built on 15-second videos with music, and Face... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 16:06 | From: www.theverge.com

    Facebook Ignored Blatant Political Manipulation Around The World, Claims Former Data Scientist

    Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge A fired Facebook data scientist has written a 6,600-word memo condemning the company for ignoring evidence the platform was wielded to sway public opinion and manipulate elections around the world, according to a report from BuzzFeed News, which obtained a... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 16:03 | From: www.adweek.com

    Keisha Lance Bottoms On Leading A Major City Through A Year Of Crisis

    The traditional model of leadership is one that doesn't show weakness. But a new kind of leader is emerging for a new era: a leader that admits they are just as anxious and overwhelmed by the dire state of the world as anyone else. Atlanta mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, who gave the opening remarks at.... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 16:00 | From: www.adweek.com

    These Offbeat British Ads Perfectly Capture The Annoyance Of Overly Cautious Homeowners

    If you've just decorated your home--or are just particularly proud of your home-then this campaign by British high-end paint brand Farrow & Ball might be relatable. It'll also be relatable if you have anal-retentive friends or family who wince when you go to put your coffee cup on their table wi... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:56 | From: www.socialmediatoday.com

    Facebook Launches New Enhancements For Automotive Inventory Ads

    Facebook's looking to provide more ways for car dealers to reach prospective buyers with new enhancements to its Automotive Inventory ads. Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:54 | From: www.adweek.com

    3 Ways P&G’s Marc Pritchard Encourages Marketers To Confront Inequality

    Key Insights: Hiring a diverse staff is both good for people and business. Structural problems require structural solutions. Exposure to different people in ads helps encourage tolerance and acceptance. As one of the largest advertisers in the world, Procter & Gamble has an opportunity to lead t... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:28 | From: www.socialmediatoday.com

    LinkedIn Publishes Updated Guide To Its Ad Targeting Options

    LinkedIn has revised its Ad Targeting Guide to include a range of new options and considerations. Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:09 | From: www.adweek.com

    Stop Hate For Profit Is Turning Its Attention To Instagram

    Stop Hate for Profit, the coalition behind the movement to boycott advertising on Facebook in July--which attracted more than 1,200 companies and nonprofits--is focusing on its sister company, Instagram. On Monday, the coalition revealed plans for a weeklong series of posts from members of the publi... Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:06 | From: www.socialmediatoday.com

    Facebook Adds Video Co-Watching Functionality To Messenger

    Facebook has added a new co-watching feature to Messenger, providing another way to keep people connected around common interests. Read more

  • Posted: September 14 2020 @ 15:03 | From: www.adweek.com

    Reddit Considers New Political Ads Policy

    At a time when social media companies are debating how best to deal with political advertising, Reddit is testing something new. While the "front page of the internet" is still accepting political ads--unlike Twitter and other competitors--it is tinkering with how users interact with them, and how c... Read more