Instagram will share ad revenue with influencers for the first time, creating new opportunities for advertisers

Business Insider Intelligence and eMarketer are now Insider Intelligence, a digitally-focused research company from Insider Inc.This story was delivered to Insider Intelligence eMarketer Briefing subscribers earlier this morning.Insider Intelligence analyzes this industry and several others to provide in-depth analyst reports, proprietary forecasts, customizable charts, and more. Learn more about what we offer.Instagram is introducing its…

Joe Biden doesn’t like Trump’s Twitter order, but still wants to revoke Section 230

Former Vice President Joe Biden still wants to repeal the pivotal internet law that provides social media companies like Facebook and Twitter with broad legal immunity over content posted by their users, a campaign spokesperson told The Verge Friday. Still, the campaign emphasized key disagreements with the executive order signed by the president earlier this…

Facebook Wants to be the Arbiter of Truth When It Comes to the Identities of Mega-Viral Accounts

Photo: GettyFor the past year or so, Facebook has mandated that certain page owners and political ad-spenders on the platform verify their identities as a way to curb interference in the coming election. Now, these checks are being extended to certain people’s profiles, too. According to a post made on the company’s blog yesterday afternoon,…

Flyers’ playoff hype video will leave you wanting to run through a wall – NBC Sports Philadelphia

The round-robin tournament of the NHL’s 24-team return-to-play format will represent different kinds of importance for the fourth-seeded Flyers. Firstly, they couldn’t ask for a better tune-up ahead of their first-round series. They’ll play each of the Eastern Conference’s top three teams once before meeting their opening-round opponent. Secondly, those dates with the East’s best…

Trump’s Social Media Executive Order Is Purely for Show

After Twitter applied a fact-checking label to a pair of the president’s tweets for the first time ever this week, Donald Trump vowed revenge. “Twitter is completely stifling FREE SPEECH, and I, as President, will not allow it to happen!” he declared on—where else—Twitter. “Republicans feel that Social Media Platforms totally silence conservatives voices. We…

A 12 year journey ends as Skimlinks is acquired by retail marketing platform Connexity

Connexity, a lead-gen platform for online retailers, has acquired Skimlinks, a U.K. platform for publishers to make money through affiliate links. Terms of the deal were undisclosed. According to Crunchbase, Skimlinks had raised a total of $25.5 million and reached a late Series C stage of funding, the final round coming from Frog Capital, which…

Trump’s Executive Order on Social Media Is the Worst Kind of Bullshit

Trump in the Oval Office on May 28, 2020.Photo: Doug Mills-Pool (Getty Images)On Thursday, Donald Trump escalated his inane, frothing, and mostly one-sided feud with Twitter and other social media companies he has accused of silencing right-wing voices online to a dangerous, legally questionable new level.Trump signed an executive order Thursday afternoon that purports to…

4 Ways Founders Can Build Their Social Media Presence

The advice that makes your feed personable and engaging. May 28, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Social media has emerged as a powerful marketing tool with cited advantages for business growth. The current economic downturn has propelled this shift, increasing global consumer usage of social media by 21…

Return to Play Buzz: Pelech good to go for Islanders – Official site of the Tampa Bay Lightning

Montreal CanadiensJonathan Drouin will be available to play for the Montreal Canadiens in the Eastern Conference Qualifying Round against the Pittsburgh Penguins, general manager Marc Bergevin said Wednesday.The forward missed Montreal’s last five games with an ankle injury before the NHL paused the season March 12 due to concerns surrounding the coronavirus.The status of defenseman…

Trump may punish Google, Facebook, and Twitter for political bias

Source: Android CentralWhat you need to know President Donald Trump is likely to sign an executive order against social media companies on Thursday. The order could allow federal regulators to apply constraints to social media companies such as Twitter, Google and Facebook for “political bias.” For a long time, Trump has alleged that major social…

Social media bias lawsuits keep failing in court

Social media sites can legally ban users for nearly any reason. They can ban users for off-color jokes. They can ban users for being white supremacists. They can ban users for totally arbitrary and inscrutable reasons. If you sue over a Twitter or Facebook ban, you will almost certainly lose. Despite this, people keep filing…

Learn Today’s Best Social Media Practices with This $30 Bundle

Boot Camp Digital teaches digital marketing at Google and Nike and now they’ll teach you, too. Free Book Preview No BS Guide to Direct Response Social Media Marketing The ultimate guide to – producing measurable, monetizable results with social media marketing. May 27, 2020 2 min read Disclosure: Our goal is to feature products and…

This online training reveals the secrets to succeeding at social media

Products featured here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce.If you buy something through links on our site, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Want to see those numbers go up? This online course dedicated to all things social media marketing can help. Image: pexels By StackCommerceMashable Shopping2020-05-27 08:53:26 UTC TL;DR: Turn your social media…