Facebook will label more controversial content and tighten advertising policies

Facebook will label more controversial content and tighten advertising policies

The expanded policy will prohibit ads that claim these groups are a threat, Zuckerberg said on a livestream Friday. The new policy will also ban negative ads about immigrants or asylum seekers. “Specifically, we’re expanding our ads policy to prohibit claims that people from a specific race, ethnicity, national origin, religious affiliation, caste, sexual orientation, […]

Unilever halts advertising on Facebook and Twitter

Unilever halts advertising on Facebook and Twitter

“Given our Responsibility Framework and the polarized atmosphere in the U.S., we have decided that starting now through at least the end of the year, we will not run brand advertising in social media newsfeed platforms Facebook, Instagram and Twitter in the...
Verizon is pulling its advertising from Facebook

Verizon is pulling its advertising from Facebook

“We’re pausing our advertising until Facebook can create an acceptable solution that makes us comfortable and is consistent with we’ve done with YouTube and other partners,” said John Nitti, chief media officer for Verizon (VZ), in a statement...