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Fanatic fans or fake followers?

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The FINANCIAL -- A coordinated attempt to influence social media platforms in the UK and internationally have been tracked by Oxford Internet Institute researchers, revealing dozens of false accounts and coordinated amplification networks, promoting messages by Chinese diplomats, University of Oxford notes.…

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Fanatic fans or fake followers?

3 mins read

The FINANCIAL -- A coordinated attempt to influence social media platforms in the UK and internationally have been tracked by Oxford Internet Institute researchers, revealing dozens of false accounts and coordinated amplification networks, promoting messages by Chinese diplomats, University of Oxford notes.…

Social media addiction linked to cyberbullying

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The FINANCIAL -- Identifying as male and more hours spent online also contributed. As social media platforms like Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok and others continue to grow in popularity, adolescents are spending more of their time online navigating a complex virtual world, according to University of Georgia.…

Social Media Marketing Analysis: Consumers Relay Their Preferences for Personalized Ads

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The FINANCIAL -- Although the shift to digital advertising has been underway for some time now, the challenges of 2020 have hastened the transition much more quickly than anticipated. With in-person business limited in many areas and consumer anxieties at an all-time high, companies were forced to find more creative ways to communicate with their…

Amazon sues counterfeiters for using social media to promote sales

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The FINANCIAL — Amazon.com, Inc., announced a lawsuit against 13 individuals and businesses (collectively, the “defendants”) for advertising, promoting, and facilitating the sale of counterfeit luxury goods in Amazon’s store, in violation of Amazon’s policies and the law. The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington and alleges the…

Getting The Name Of A Business Out There In The Year 2020

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Working hard on your product or service and maximizing the quality of it means an awful lot with regard to increasing your reputation and making more money over time. If you don’t have a good end product, then people aren’t going to be impressed by what you’re looking to offer. This, of course, goes without…

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7 Digital Marketing Techniques for Business Owners in 2020

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Whether you are starting your business or running one, an online presence is essential. Research shows that about 97% of people find businesses online. The year 2020 has brought about a lot of changes. In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, digital marketing has become more important than ever before. However, just like many other…

Facebook revealed Oculus Quest 2 and not everyone is happy about it

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The FINANCIAL — Microsoft and Sony aren’t the only companies that are launching major new gaming hardware this season. Recently Facebook announced a new virtual-reality headset – Oculus Quest 2, the next generation of all-in-one VR – that is smaller and cheaper than its predecessor. It has highest resolution display ever, weighs less than the original…