Google is replacing Facebook’s traffic to publishers

Google’s increased traffic to publishers is replacing the traffic publishers have lost from Facebook, according to new data from Chartbeat. While Facebook has been tinkering with its algorithm to prioritize posts from friends and family over publishers, more publishers have been signing up for the Google publishing format launched in 2015 known as Accelerated Mobile Pages. AMP […]

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Facebook smart speakers Aloha and Fiona to launch by July, report says

Facebook’s smart speakers will be launching by July and are code named Aloha and Fiona, DigiTimes reported Wednesday.   Facebook’s rival to Amazon’s Alexa will have 15-inch LG touchscreens, DigiTimes said, citing industry sources. DigiTimes has a spotty record on reporting product launches, and Facebook did not immediately reply to a CNBC request for comment. But the DigiTimes report […]

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Mastering Facebook: A Beginner’s Guide to Start Making Money with Facebook

This is not a book of ideas but a blueprint for Facebook success. Facebook is becoming a social media and search engine powerhouse. Seeing the trends in the online platform and knowing how to utilize them will ensure success. This has revolutionized publishing and has dawned to a new digital era. There are a million […]

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Facebook is planning a more direct assault on YouTube, sources say

Facebook is talking about expanding its TV-like service, Watch, into a rival to Google’s YouTube by opening the platform to more individual creators, according to several people familiar with the plans. This would increase the amount of long-form video content that Facebook can sell ads against, and could reverse a decline in the time users are spending […]

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How Facebook stole the news business

Big news outlets stupidly sold their soul to Facebook. Desperate for the referral traffic Facebook dangled, they spent the past few years jumping through its hoops only to be cut out of the equation. Instead of developing an owned audience of homepage visitors and newsletter subscribers, they let Facebook brainwash readers into thinking it was […]

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Facebook strikes back against the group sabotaging Black Panther’s Rotten Tomatoes rating

Facebook has reportedly removed a group that claimed to have sabotaged the score of The Last Jedi on Rotten Tomatoes, and also planned to review-bomb Disney’s upcoming film Black Panther, according to Marvel Studio News. With Black Panther coming to theaters this month, a member of the group “Down With Disney’s Treatment of Franchises and its Fanboys” created an event to leave low ratings […]

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A creator with 4.7 million Facebook followers says her reach has been ‘decimated’ on the platform, and she fears Instagram is next

Jessica Nigri is one of the top cosplay creators in the world, with millions of social followers across various platforms, including 4.7 million followers on Facebook. But during a recent, wide-ranging interview about her new documentary, Nigri told Business Insider that all social platforms were not created equally when it comes to helping her business. Like […]

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