The more I think about it - which is every day now pretty much - there are few investments that are less wise than boosting your organic posts on Facebook. Over the last half decade Facebook has slowly taken away the communities that we all built to be able to talk to our fans and … Continue reading Stop Spending Money Boosting Posts on Facebook
One of history's biggest drops in corporate value ever. Problems piling up on their doorstep, and a promising region slams the door in their face... Things have not been going well for Facebook recently, but I have an idea of how to fix it.
You get the impression that something is seriously wrong with social media in 2018, I believe strongly that it comes down to two fundamental issues that are both exacerbated by the lack of moderation on these platforms and the conflict of interest driving the businesses behind it all.
Last week I gave a presentation about measuring performance on volatile digital platforms. Which platforms are volatile you might ask? Facebook and Instagram. They are changing so fast that traditional social media KPIs cannot be compared to each other year over year. The answer is to go back to basics.
If there is a common theme this week, it's that trust in digital platforms is eroding. Paranoia is growing as the general population realizes just how well technology knows, and can monitor, us. Here are 5 stories this week around this common theme. Read now!