Meta Outlines Policy Requirements for Businesses Looking to Advertise and Sell on its Platforms

Social Media Today

A good refresher on Meta's various regulations and requirements, with links through to all the relevant policy documents

WhatsApp's New Privacy Policy Update Faces Resistance in India, Europe

Social Media Today

The Indian Government has called for WhatsApp to abandon its new privacy policy update, which would see it share some additional data with Facebook

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Google’s new privacy policy

Sherrilynne Starkie

Most Gmail users will have received at least one message from Google this week (I received ten) explaining the company’s new privacy policy. The company has more than 60 privacy policies tied to its various products and services and so, in March 2012, it will be streamlining this all down into one policy. For those who’ve not had the time to look at the detail of what Google’s new privacy policy means to them, here’s a short video explanation.

Twitter Reminds Users of Upcoming Changes to Verification Policy

Social Media Today

Twitter's new verification policy comes into effect this week, which means all currently verified profiles that don't comply will lose their blue tick

12 Guidelines for Corporate Social Media Policies

Harp Interactive

12 Tips for Corporate Social Media Policy Guidelines. Corporations should include social media policies in their general business conduct policy and guidelines. Social Media Policies should be vetted by legal experts to control liability and risk. Explain the rights of individuals and policy of the company to delete posts, preview content and moderate comments. Set forth policy on disclosure by employees that they work for the company.

57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. Here are 57 61 great social media policy templates and resources to use when building your own. Social Media Policies and Guidelines. 3 Great Social Media Policies to Steal From (Kodak, Intel, IBM). Policy on Staff Use of Social Media. Social Media Policy. Internet Postings Policy.

Why It Is Imperative to Have a Data Privacy Policy

The Realtime Report

Data Privacy Policy. Building A Data Privacy Policy. Organizations must develop and implement a data privacy policy as a matter of urgency. This is a policy that’s designed to balance the data privacy rights for individuals with the organization’s requirements for using data.

Facebook Updates Policies Around the Promotion of Prescription Drugs

Social Media Today

The new regulations aim to keep-up with the evolving health landscape as a result of COVID-19

WhatsApp is Re-Launching its Controversial Privacy Policy Update, Will Penalize Users that Don't Accept

Social Media Today

WhatsApp is rolling out its controversial Privacy Policy update once again, which will see it share some information with parent company Facebook

Meta Updates Policy on Cryptocurrency Ads, Opening the Door to More Crypto Promotions in its Apps

Social Media Today

As cryptocurrencies become more mainstream, Meta is lowering its thresholds for crypto ads

Calls To ‘BoycottStarbucks’ Over Coffee Chain’s Vaccine Policy

Forbes Social Media

Starbucks announced that it will no longer require its some 228,000 employees to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Social Media /social-media Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media innovation socialmedia

TikTok Announces New Policy Updates to Better Protect Young Users

Social Media Today

TikTok has announced a raft of changes to its default privacy settings for younger users

Facebook Eases Social Issues Ads Policy to Allow Product-Focused Ads to Run Without a Disclaimer

Social Media Today

Facebook has announced some changes to its social issues ads requirements

Reddit Updates Political Ad Policy. Launches Transparency Subreddit Listing Political Advertisers

Social Media Today

Reddit is moving to clarify its political advertising policies ahead of the 2020 US Presidential election

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A Guide to Understanding Ad Policies and Restrictions on Social Media

Ignite Social Media

Social media networks have gained a lot of criticism over the years for what they deem inappropriate or flag as an asset that doesn’t comply with their ad policies and content guidelines. That said, every network has its own set of ad policies and content restrictions.

Twitter Updates Hate Speech Policy to Include Links to 'Hateful' Content

Social Media Today

Twitter continues to refine its policies around hate speech as it seeks to clean up its platform

YouTube Launches 'How YouTube Works' Explainer Platform to Share Information on Platform Policies

Social Media Today

YouTube has launched a new hub of information on its various platform policies, and how they're implemented

WhatsApp Faces EU Complaint For ‘Aggressive’ Rollout Of Controversial Privacy Policies

Forbes Social Media

The group said WhatsApp has been “bombarding users for months with aggressive and persistent pop-up messages to force them to accept its new terms of use and privacy policy.”.

Twitter Expands Policies Around Election Misinformation to Cover More False Claims Around the Voting Process

Social Media Today

Twitter is expanding its election misinformation policies to cover more types of potentially misleading claims and updates

Facebook Announces New Policies to Better Protect Public Figures from Harassment

Social Media Today

The new rules will see Facebook crack down on sexualized commentary, while also protecting more public figures from harassment

Pinterest Shares New Insights into Content Removal Trends Based on Policy Violations

Social Media Today

Pinterest;'s latest transparency report highlights the key elements of rising concern for the platform

Facebook Previews Upcoming Changes to Content Monetization Policies and Brand Safety Controls

Social Media Today

Facebook has shared an overview of upcoming changes to its content monetization policies and brand safety controls as a result of its recent civil rights audit

Twitter Outlines Policy Plan for Identifying Deepfakes in Tweets

Social Media Today

After calling for public input into its deepfakes policy last month, Twitter has now outlined its first take at a policy to address concerns with digital impersonation

Facebook's Civil Rights Audit Raises Significant Concerns with the Platform's Political Policy Approach

Social Media Today

An audit of Facebook's approach to civil rights has raised serious concerns with the platform's policies, in particular, it's decision not to fact-check political ads or take action on comments from political leaders

Facebook Announces New Policy to Crackdown on Manipulated Media

Social Media Today

After meeting with experts in recent months, Facebook has launched the first iteration of its policy to eliminate the misuse of manipulated media, including 'deepfakes'

Twitter Updates Data Sharing Policy, Which Will See More User Data Provided for Advertising Purposes

Social Media Today

Twitter has announced a change to its data sharing policy which will see it provide more user insight for ad targeting, and no way to opt out for most users

YouTube Updates Content ID Claim Policies to Better Protect Creators

Social Media Today

After months of complaints from creators, YouTube is updating its Content ID policy, which has seen many claims for minor infringements

Zuckerberg Says Recent Policy Changes Do Not Reflect a Change in Approach at Facebook

Social Media Today

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has told staff that recent shifts in its policies around QAnon, Holocaust denial and anti-vax ads are not reflective of an internal re-think

Facebook's Stance on Political Ads Once Again Highlights a Common Flaw in its Policy Approach

Social Media Today

Facebook's decision not to fact-check or censor content from political leaders makes some sense, but it also underlines a common flaw in Facebook's policy approach

YouTube's Making a Change to Unlisted Videos, Adding New Detailed Info for Policy Violations

Social Media Today

Creators with Unlisted videos will need to decide how they want to respond to the update

Social Media Strategy: Connecting Within The Bounds Of Your HR Policies

SocMed Sean

There are so many benefits to using social media; increased networking, growing your influence, and generating leads for your business, but some organizations have a hard time finding the balance between effective social media and staying within their human resource policies. Instead of putting extreme boundaries on the social media use of your employees , try incorporating a few strategic policies instead.

Twitter Takes Another Step Towards Identifying Bots With New Developer Policy Update

Social Media Today

Twitter has taken another step towards highlighting bot profiles on its platform with a new update to its developer policy

Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

The email states it violates their policy. “What policy?” ” Instead, it’s time you educate and empower yourself to better understand the Facebook advertising policies. However, the truth is that as a marketer or business owner it is up to you understand the Facebook advertising policies and guidelines. Take a listen to episode 210 of the Social Zoom Factor podcast to learn the following: Clear explanation of the Facebook advertising policies.

YouTube Will Ease its 'Sensitive Events' Policy to Allow Monetization of Some Coronavirus-Related Videos

Social Media Today

YouTube says that it will update its policies to allow monetization of some coronavirus-related videos due to the scope of the issue

TikTok Announces New Policy Updates to Better Protect Younger Users

Social Media Today

TikTok has announced a raft of changes to its default privacy settings for younger users

Why You Need a Social Media Policy in Your Organization

Mindjumpers

In a previous post called Implement a Social Media Policy: Make Your Employees Brand Ambassadors , Marina introduced what a Social Media Policy is and briefly described why it is important for your organization. In this article, I’m going to elaborate further on the importance of a policy and point out the main reasons why it’s crucial for you as an employer, for your employees and for your brand to have such a policy.

Social media policies | Sherrilynne Starkie

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Implement a Social Media Policy: Make Your Employees Brand Ambassadors

Mindjumpers

In order to ensure effective stakeholder communication and avoid any unfortunate situations, it is a good idea to create a social media policy for your employees. In the following, we are going to outline what exactly a social media policy is, what the benefits are from implementing one in your organization and which elements it can include. What is a social media policy? How does a social media policy benefit your company?

YouTube CEO Outlines the Platforms "Four R's" Content Policy to Uphold its Policies

Social Media Today

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has re-stated the company's commitment to enforcing platform rules, and rewarding creators, in her latest quarterly update

Pinterest Announces New Policy to Remove Misinformation About the Upcoming Census

Social Media Today

Pinterest has announced a new policy which will see it remove misleading content related to civic participation, with a focus on misinformation around the upcoming US census