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Instagram debuted Stories in August 2016, and by March 2017, businesses of all sizes were allowed to run ads alongside the ephemeral content format. However, despite the theoretical lack of barriers for smaller brands looking to capitalize on Stories ads, a recent study found that larger companies still enjoyed many advantages. Software-as-a-service company Socialinsider--which offers...
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FaceApp, which edits a person's photo to imagine how they might look at an older age, quickly went viral this week before becoming the subject of yet another data privacy concern. Founded by the Russian-based company Wireless Lab in January 2017, the app rocketed to popularity when it released a feature that allowed users to...
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The way fans want to experience live sports is changing, and the esports world is only growing more and more rapidly, creating a challenge for marketers to capture and keep their attention. At Adweek's Women Trailblazers Summit this week in New York, top marketers from Activision Blizzard, the Philadelphia 76ers and Nascar said they're spending...
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Editor's note: Industry consultant Shelly Palmer is taking his popular newsletter and turning it into an Adweek article once per week in an ongoing column titled "Think About This." Technology, we know, moves fast. One of the ideas caught in the wake of the speed of tech is how to understand the difference between education...
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Three weeks after it became persona non grata on the internet, Wayfair, the home goods retailer linked to children in cages, is quietly having a Black Friday in July sale kicking off today. Just nine days ago, a Wayfair spokesperson said the company had no plans for additional summertime discounts, unlike the 300 retailers piggybacking...
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Earlier this month, Apple made a small step toward making privacy levels more transparent with the signing in with Apple feature. Ultimately, Apple is giving users more granular control over their data. Also, Apple's iOS 13 operating system now lets users grant one-time access to location. Under this scenario, if an app needs the data...
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No one starts their hiring process by saying, "Today I'm going to make some biased hiring decisions." But those decisions happen every day, and the advertising industry--despite some agencies' best efforts--remains far too homogenous, with some groups significantly underrepresented. One reason bias is so pervasive is that it's part of human nature. It's a byproduct...
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The pop culture festival of the year is underway in San Diego. Comic-Con 2019 is an opportunity for TV networks and streaming services to delight existing fans and woo new ones with immersive activations--because even better than watching a show is stepping inside it. We've rounded up the 10 most exciting TV-themed activations at Comic-Con...
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As you browse Instagram, you may come across comments (on your own posts or another user's) that contain spam or abusive content. You can report these comments to Instagram for review. Our guide will show you how this works. Note: These screenshots were captured in the Instagram application on iOS. Step 1: Swipe from right...
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Are icons easier for Twitter users to follow than labels? The social network is about to find out. As part of its ongoing efforts to improve conversations on its platform, Twitter began a test in April of adding labels for replies, author, mentioned and following, in order to make it easier for its users to...

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