Episode 88 features Facebooks' acquisition of Giphy, it's new e-commerce platform and it's rollout of Shops, Chrome's new update focus on privacy and safety control, and how Wahl's How-To videos became their best marketing investment they have.

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Show Notes

Facebook

Facebook Begins Testing Skippable Mid-Roll In-Stream Video Ads
https://www.newsbreak.com/news/0P4KmDb2/facebook-begins-testing-skippable-mid-roll-in-stream-video-ads

Facebook Acquires Giphy, Which Will Become Part of Instagram
https://venturebeat.com/2020/05/15/facebook-acquires-giphy-to-integrate-with-instagram/

Daily Crunch: Facebook unveils its Shops e-commerce platform
https://techcrunch.com/2020/05/20/daily-crunch-facebook-unveils-its-shops-e-commerce-platform/

Facebook and Instagram roll out Shops, turning business profiles into storefronts
https://techcrunch.com/2020/05/19/facebook-shops/

Chrome

Chrome's new update puts a premium on privacy and safety controls
https://mashable.com/article/google-chrome-83-update/

Others

A Few How-To Videos Became the Best Marketing Investment Wahl Has Made in Years
https://www.adweek.com/retail/a-few-how-to-videos-became-the-best-marketing-investment-wahl-has-made-in-years/

10 Powerful SEMrush Alternatives You Need to Know About
https://socialmediaexplorer.com/content-sections/tools-and-tips/10-powerful-semrush-alternatives-you-need-to-know-about/