Category: Weekly Paid Social Update

This week, Facebook announces a ban on new political ads in the final days leading up to the election. Meanwhile, digital ad spend is booming YoY, despite overall ad spend taking a hit. Google rolls out new ad features to help advertisers drive qualified leads, and China throws a wrench in any pending TikTok acquisition…

This week, some reverse engineering reveals Spotify is making lemonade out of COVID 19 lemons by exploring virtual concerts. Meanwhile, an impending iOS update threatens Facebook’s Audience Network and TikTok reveals its Daily Active User count for the first time. Plus, LinkedIn makes a delayed entrance to the platform content regulation party. Welcome. Spotify Exploring…

A majority of Americans believe social media platforms censor political views. Meanwhile, Oracle makes a bid for TikTok, Facebook tests a merge of Instagram and Messenger chats, and tech giants pursue partnerships with music labels. 73% of Americans Think Platforms Censor Political Viewpoints A new Pew Research Center survey shows that a majority of Americans…

TikTok plans to take President Trump to court. Meanwhile, YouTube stops email notifications for subscribers, Google is up against a search glitch and a DuckDuckGo study shows that Google may be facing a potential loss in the mobile market share. TikTok Prepares to Fight Trump Over App Ban Last week, Trump ordered a ban on…