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Facebook is Testing Upvotes and Downvotes for Comments

Facebook has been spotted testing the ability for users to upvote and downvote comments.This test appears to be limited to the Android app, which is common when tests like these are spotted in the wild.Joe Youngblood shared an example on Twitter:Just spotted Facebook upvote /downvote arrows for comments. Inside Android app. pic.twitter.com/8M8nd4zf3v— Joe Youngblood (@YoungbloodJoe)

Facebook is Improving Ads Manager and Business Manager

Facebook shared plans to update both Ads Manager and Business Manager making them easier to use.An improved version of Ads Manager is being released now, with an updated Business Manager coming later this year.New Ads ManagerFacebook has begun rolling out a simpler version of the Ads Manager interface.Updates to Ads Manager include:More simplified navigation featuresA

Customers Think Social Media Ads are Filling Their Feeds, but 70% Still Click [STUDY]

Most customers feel that social media ads are taking over their feeds, but that’s not stopping them from clicking.Blue Fountain Media surveyed over 1,000 US customers between the ages of 18-55 to learn about their sentiments and buying behavior when it comes to ads on social media platforms.According to the results of the survey, 75%

LinkedIn Aims to Boost Engagement With a Range of Reactions to Posts

LinkedIn is introducing new ways to engage with posts, adding four new reactions alongside the like button.In an announcement, the company says users are regularly asking for more expressive ways to respond to different posts.Users are also asking for new ways to understand why people like their posts.LinkedIn’s new reactions should satisfy both of those

Google Search Console Adds Report for Site Performance in Discover Feed

Google has added a new report to Search Console that will track a site’s traffic and impressions from Discover.“To provide publishers and sites visibility into their Discover traffic, we’re adding a new report in Google Search Console to share relevant statistics and help answer questions…”Data in the Discover report includes:How often a site is shown

Google is Fixing a Technical Issue Causing Pages to be Deindexed

Google is working on fixing a widespread technical issue that has led to web pages getting removed from Google’s index.Webmasters and SEOs have been affected by this issue since this past Thursday. Google didn’t officially acknowledge there was an issue until Saturday.On Saturday, Google’s John Mueller incorrectly reported that the problem was fixed:Sorry — We

It’s about teams: How Autodesk boosted conversions, retention and trimmed its sales cycle

Saira Nazir, head of digital marketing at Autodesk, speaking at MarTech West 2019.SAN JOSE, CA — Why digitally transform? Business must go through digital transformation to win share, gain efficiency, make better decisions and delight customers, said Saira Nazir, head of digital marketing at Autodesk, at MarTech Conference Thursday.Nazir outlined three foundations of digital transformation: