Ads Coming to Facebook Stories

Here come the ads within Facebook Stories. With 150 daily users, Facebook has made the decision to begin testing ads within Stories, and while they aren't clickable now, they will be soon.  With Stories about to surpass News Feed postings, this move comes just in time for Facebook to take more advertising money away from Snapchat. Users in the US, Mexico and Brazil…

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Disqus Introduces Sponsored Comments

Disqus is a commenting platform used by websites. According to the company, they are the platform used on over 3 million websites worldwide. They are currently looking for ways to expand and diversify their revenue sources. Launching sponsored comments is not the first time Disqus has gotten involved in online advertising. They already offer the Promoted Discovery Program. The promoted…

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Social Advertising Revenues are Expected to Grow

The research firm eMarketer recently released the results of their study, which revealed the marketing revenue numbers of 2012 and 2013, as well as their predictions for 2014. Their data and results covered LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Social Gaming and “other" which included several smaller social networks. The predictions for 2014 include a decrease in growth. While there will still be…

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