Category: Breaking News

09Sep, 2020

Twitter Forms 2 New Teams to Focus on Accessibility

Twitter continued to respond to the accessibility concerns that were raised following its test of voice tweets in June, revealing last week that it was forming two new teams to focus on related issues. Vice president of people experience and head of inclusion and diversity Dalana Brand and product lead Kayvon Beykpour said in a […]

08Sep, 2020

Top Marketers Discuss Leading Despite an Unknown Future

The pandemic, protests and economic upheaval have forced many marketers to turn seemingly endless pivots into pirouettes. In a recent panel discussion hosted by leadership consulting firm Spencer Stuart, top marketers in the U.S., Brazil and Singapore came together to discuss remote leadership, addressing present problems while maintaining a long-term perspective and the best strategies […]

08Sep, 2020

Facebook Took Down 3 Networks for Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior in August

Facebook released its Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior Report for August 2020 last week, detailing actions it took against three networks of accounts, pages and groups. In total, Facebook removed 521 accounts, 72 Instagram accounts, 147 pages and 78 groups last month. The social network provided further details on the three networks: Pakistan: 453 accounts, 103 pages, […]

08Sep, 2020

LinkedIn Adds 3 New Features for Pages

LinkedIn revealed several updates to pages last week aimed at helping companies and organizations stay connected with their communities during the pandemic. Product lead Alex Valaitis said in a blog post that a recent survey by Glint found that employees are experiencing less connection with their leaders (31%), teammates (37%) and friends (40%) as Covid-19 […]

08Sep, 2020

Durex Challenges the Stigmas Around Anal Sex, Which It’s Not Allowed to Mention in Ads

LONDON—Combined, gay and straight people have anal sex 56 billion times a year, according to estimates by Durex, but the brand says the sexual act remains “stigmatized and underrepresented,” particularly in advertising. To challenge that, and promote the brand’s lubricant products, Havas London, with help from media agency One Green Bean and Havas Paris, has […]

08Sep, 2020

Facebook Watch: How to Follow Topics

Facebook Watch allows you to watch videos shared by pages and creators you follow, as well as content that’s recommended to you by the social network. Did you know that you can also follow specific topics on Facebook Watch so that you’re shown videos related to those topics? Our guide will show you how this […]