Daily Crunch: Pakistan un-bans TikTok

TikTok returns to Pakistan, Apple launches a music-focused streaming station and SpaceX launches more Starlink satellites. This is your Daily Crunch for October 19, 2020. The big story: Pakistan un-bans…

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How to Find and Hire Social Media Influencers [infographic]

Influencer marketing can be an effective way to boost brand awareness and exposure, and reach highly targeted groups that will likely be interested in your brand. And that’s particularly relevant…

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How COVID-19 Has Affected Small Business Marketing Requirements [Infographic]

Published Oct. 18, 2020 Has the global pandemic affected the way you market your business? Want to know what other business owners think about their future online marketing requirements? The…

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Google Announces New Search Updates, Including Improved Contextual Matches and Subtopics

Google has announced a range of new updates for search, which provide varying levels of functionality for brands, and are worth noting within your SEO approach. The main focus, of…

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Daily Crunch: Twitter walks back New York Post decision

A New York Post story forces social platforms to make (and in Twitter’s case, reverse) some difficult choices, Sony announces a new 3D display and fitness startup Future raises $24…

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Twitter is now allowing users to share that controversial New York Post story

Twitter has taken another step back from its initial decision to block users from sharing links to or images of a New York Post story reporting on emails and other…

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Twitter Adds New Prompts to Alert Users Before Sharing Any Tweet Flagged for Misinformation

Twitter has added another warning prompt to slow the spread of misinformation, this time alerting users when they go to share a tweet which has been flagged under the platform’s…

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TikTok Refutes Claims Made Against it in White House Executive Order as it Pushes to Remain in the US

So what’s the latest on the TikTok takeover situation? I’m glad you asked – this week, as negotiations continue over the sale of TikTok to an Oracle/Walmart lead consortium, which…

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Instagram Announces New Crackdown on Influencers Who Fail to Disclose Commercial Partnerships

Following a recent investigation by the UK Competition and Markets Authority, Instagram has vowed to do more to protect consumers by ensuring that influencers disclose commercial relationships within their posts….

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We need universal digital ad transparency now

15 researchers propose a new standard for advertising disclosures Laura Edelson Contributor Erika Franklin Fowler Contributor Erika Franklin Fowler is Professor of Government at Wesleyan University where she directs the…

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