Google’s display advertising product management director is jumping to Twitter, according to All Things D. Christian Oestlien is reportedly being tapped to head up international growth for Twitter. He’ll take the role of senior director of growth and international and report to Twitter… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
After Facebook announced updates to its Data Use Policy this week, Reuters is reporting that the social network is considering applying its facial recognition technology to user profile pictures, adding over a billion public profile photos to the site’s facial recognition database. According… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Bloomberg reported late yesterday that Microsoft and American Express are competing for an “equity stake” in Foursquare. Amex is something of a surprise here and could do some very interesting things with Foursquare beyond its previous experiments. Amex is also an interesting sales… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Facebook has expanded a “trending topics” test from its mobile site to the desktop. As the Wall Street Journal is reporting, and Facebook is confirming, a small number of Facebook users are now seeing the new content block next to the News Feed when they’re using Facebook’s… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Google’s Product Listing Ads (PLAs) have rapidly gained market share since being introduced last year, and PLAs are now well established as an integral part of retail marketers’ pay-per-click (PPC) strategies. This rapid growth has been fueled in part by the improved performance of PLAs… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Pizza! My three-year-old daughter loves it — which is why the delivery guy knows exactly where our house is. But… if it takes too long to arrive, she’ll quickly move on to something else more readily accessible. Speed clearly plays an important role in her user experience — much… Please visit Marketing Land for the […]
The new Amazon Mobile Associates API allows developers to sell products available at Amazon from within their apps and games. The API is an extension of the Amazon’s long-standing affiliate program, Amazon Associates, which launched in 1996. After initiating the API, developers can select… Please visit Marketing Land for the full article.
Facebook is changing the algorithm that dictates how your posts will show up – or not – in your followers’ news feed. Tumblr traffic is closing in on Twitter, but do brands know how to best take advantage of this growing opportunity? Vine registered users have tripled since June, boosting its spot… Please visit Marketing […]