When you look at BuzzFeed posts, it turns out that stories with the most “clickbait-y” headlines aren’t shared as often as others.
People took Buzzfeed to task on Ben Smith’s claim that they don’t do clickbait. But brands need to be better at creating content that’s clickable.
BuzzFeed has announced new hires for its social division.
A recent Pew report found that readers don’t trust BuzzFeed — but really, the average consumer doesn’t have an opinion either way.
BuzzFeed is struggling to gain credibility as a source of serious news.
BuzzFeed Distributed, a new social division of the company, has announced several new hires ahead of its official launch.
Facebook and Apple will pay for employees to get their eggs frozen. Google steps up its competition with Amazon. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
YouTube to pay for “new content from some of our top creators.” Twitpic is purchased. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Twitter is experimenting with showing favorites in your timelines. Facebook is testing satire tags. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
After building an empire on plagiarized content, BuzzFeed justifies deleting the same content by saying it ‘didn’t meet editorial standards.’