Episode 72 features the action of Bing for banning cryptocurrency ads, latest updates on facebook, IG's new relevant updates and Yahoo's new messaging app.

subscribeFeaturing Andrew McCauley (@andymac71) and Will Hanke (@redcanoemedia)

Show Notes

Amazon

Amazon poised to launch new retargeting ad product — [report]
https://marketingland.com/amazon-poised-to-launch-new-retargeting-ad-product-report-240119

Bing

Bing begins removing sidebar text ads on desktop - Search Engine Land
https://searchengineland.com/bing-removing-sidebar-text-ads-on-desktop-us-295059

Bing Bans Cryptocurrency Ads
https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/319328/bing-bans-cryptocurrency-ads.html

Facebook

5 Important Announcements From F8 2018: A Focus on Smaller Communities And The Future of the News Feed
https://blog.bufferapp.com/facebook-f8-2018-recap?utm_campaign=weekly_digest_week_2018W18_dormant_test_control&utm_medium=email&utm_source=digest

Publishers of Facebook Live Videos Got 3 New Features to Play With
http://www.adweek.com/digital/publishers-of-facebook-live-videos-got-3-new-features-to-play-with/

Facebook Messenger Platform 2.4 Added Customization to Its Customer Chat Plugin
https://www.brandhaus.com/facebook-messenger-platform-2-4-added-customization-to-its-customer-chat-plugin/

Facebook Is Releasing 3 Features to Make Its Stories Easier to Use
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/16/facebook-stories-archive/

Facebook Rolled Out Dynamic Ads for Lead Generation for Auto Dealers
https://marketingland.com/facebooks-dynamic-ads-for-auto-dealerships-get-new-lead-gen-features-240316

Facebook Stories Now Has 150 Million Daily Users, So Here Come the Ads
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/17/facebook-stories-150-million-users/

Facebook Revealed a Host of Updates to Its Ads Manager
https://nitro-net.com/2018/05/18/facebook-revealed-a-host-of-updates-to-its-ads-manager/

Facebook lets publishers cross-post Live videos across multiple Pages & tests a rewind button
https://marketingland.com/facebook-lets-publishers-cross-post-live-videos-across-multiple-pages-tests-a-rewind-button-239674

Facebook Reportedly Developing Cryptocurrency
https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/319140/facebook-reportedly-developing-cryptocurrency.html

A leaked look at Facebook’s search engine for influencer marketing
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/18/facebook-creator-search/

Facebook Rolls Out New Live Video Tools
https://www.socialmediaexaminer.com/facebook-rolls-out-new-live-video-tools/

To make Stories global, Facebook adds Archive and audio posts
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/16/facebook-stories-archive/

Google

Google Maps Gets More Social
https://www.adweek.com/digital/google-maps-gets-more-social/

Google's Web Store Spreads Malware Again, 100,000 Users Infected By Malicious Chrome Extensions
https://www.webpronews.com/googles-web-store-spreads-malware-again-100000-users-infected-by-malicious-chrome-extensions/

Google AdWords new responsive search ads can show 3 headlines
https://marketingland.com/google-adwords-new-responsive-search-ads-can-show-3-headlines-239532

Instagram

Instagram Is Quietly Introducing a Native Payments Option
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/03/instagram-payments/

Businesses on Instagram Are Getting Calls to Action, Direct Messaging Improvements
https://hugethinking.com/post/businesses-on-instagram-are-getting-calls-to-action-direct-messaging-improvements/

Instagram Users Can Now Share Posts From Their Feeds in Stories
http://www.adweek.com/digital/instagram-users-can-now-share-posts-from-their-feeds-in-stories/

Instagram testing a booking & payments feature it first announced more than a year ago
https://marketingland.com/instagram-testing-a-booking-payments-feature-it-first-announced-more-than-a-year-ago-239559

Instagram quietly launches payments for commerce
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/03/instagram-payments/

Instagram code reveals upcoming music feature
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/07/instagram-music/

Klout

RIP Klout
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/10/rip-klout/

Snapchat

Snapchat to test 6-second unskippable video ‘Commercials’ to run during Shows
https://marketingland.com/snapchat-to-test-6-second-unskippable-video-commercials-to-run-during-shows-239110

Snapchat begins rolling out redesign on iOS that reverses changes launched last year
https://marketingland.com/snapchat-begins-rolling-out-redesign-on-ios-that-reverses-changes-launched-last-year-239964

WhatsApp

WhatsApp Introduced Several New Features for Groups
http://www.adweek.com/digital/whatsapp-introduced-several-new-features-for-groups/

Yahoo

Yahoo is testing Squirrel, an invite-only group messaging app
https://techcrunch.com/2018/05/08/yahoo-is-testing-squirrel-an-invite-only-group-messaging-app/