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.

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.

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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

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.

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

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.

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

The Average Social Media Privacy Policy Takes an Hour to Read

The Realtime Report

Policy Takes an Hour to Read. Privacy Policies vs. Historical Texts and Literary Works. Whether you care to admit it or not, we’ve all hit the “I accept” button on a privacy policy without reading the fine print. The Average Social Media Privacy. Written by. Maddie Roderick.

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.

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

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.

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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

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.

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

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'

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?

How to Get Your Facebook Ad Approved: Facebook Advertising Policies 101

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. Instead they are going to make the policies available to you and it's your responsibility to not only learn where they are but understand them.

Strategy Before Policy

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « The New Twitter Storytelling – A Powerful Tool When Branding Your Organization In Social Media » Strategy Before Policy Posted by admin Sep 17th, 2010 Tweet Blog post written by Donna Carlsson , who is a former student at AcadeMedia Masters and now works as the responsible education manager for Creative Marketing. Social media policy. I am not against policy – I am for strategy.

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

Social Censorship: Should Social Media’s Policy Be Free Speech?

Forbes Social Media

How should social media deal with controversial subjects or false information? Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Social Media /social-media Innovation Consumertech

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

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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

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

Twitter Unveils New 'Manipulated Media' Policy to Limit the Impact of Deepfakes

Social Media Today

Twitter has released its new policy and approach for detected manipulated media content posted in tweets

How to Write a Social Media Policy

Webbiquity SMM

Why is having a social media policy in place so critical? As a guide to crafting an effective social media policy, you can emulate or combine ideas from one or more of the many social media policy examples now posted online, including the 57 social media policy examples from Dave Fleet or the more than 100 examples posted by Ralph Paglia. Essential Topics for an Organizational Social Media Policy.

Is Your Social Media Policy Against the Law?

Convince & Convert

Social Media Policy photo from Flickr user: cambodia4kidsorg. Social media policies can be unlawful. In 1935, Congress enacted the National Labor Relations Act to protect the rights of employees, encourage collective bargaining and curtail dangerous workplace policies. Click to read more » Social Media Policy costco Eric Schwartzman free speech nlra nlrb social media policies social media policy

How to Create An Effective Social Media Policy (Before It’s Too Late)

agora pulse

If your business or agency or doesn’t yet have a social media policy, it’s time to build one. Here are tips to make your policy ironclad. Creating an official social media policy is always a good idea. If there is more than one person on your team involved in your social media accounts, such a policy is essential. Discussions about creating a social media policy often focus on preventing major social media fails. Components of a Social Media Policy.

Facebook Looks to Add Pressure to Apple and Further Emphasize Concerns Around App Store Policies

Social Media Today

Facebook says that Apple recently rejected its proposal to add a notification in its app about Apple taking a 30% cut of funds raised by live events

Twitter Outlines New Financial Scam Policy, Adding to Existing Spam Reporting Process

Social Media Today

Twitter has outlined its new financial scam policy, directly addressing this specific type of targeting on the platform

Will Facebook Sit On The Evidence Of The Genocide Against The Rohingyas?

Forbes Social Media

Policy /policy Business /business Policy /policy Innovation /innovation Social Media /social-media BusinessFacebook continues to sit on evidence that could help to bring to account those most responsible for the genocide unleashed against the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar.

Who Should Write Your Corporate Social Media Policy?

Webbiquity SMM

When it comes to writing a social media policy , who should decide what goes into it? The policy could end up looking very different, depending on the answer. A well-crafted social media policy helps channel the efforts of all toward common goals while avoiding missteps. Fortunately for enterprises that have not drafted a policy, there are many examples online including lists from Social Media Governance , 123 Social Media and Dave Fleet.

TikTok Continues to Refine Content Policies in Response to Various Concerns

Social Media Today

While TikTok continues to see high downloads, questions remain around its content moderation and policy decisions

How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Company

Hootsuite

A social media policy is a crucial tool for any organization that uses social media. Yet 63% of Americans say their employer has no social media policy. A social media policy isn’t just a set of rules. Bonus: Get a free, customizable social media policy template to help you easily create guidelines for your employees’s personal and professional social media use. What is a social media policy? Benefits of a social media policy.

How to Develop a Social Media Policy for Employees in 2020 and Beyond

Oktopost

A decade ago Zappo’s had a social media policy for employees that was more or less the industry standard: “Be real and use your best judgment”. Ten years ago this policy might have been enough. The need for an effective social media policy for employees, however, has become more pressing than ever. No longer a tool to curtail employee social media usage by force, a social media policy for employees today can empower, engage and delight employees and customers alike.

Facebook Launches New Privacy and Data Hub to Help Businesses Understand its Policies

Social Media Today

To mark Data Privacy Day, Facebook has launched a new website which provides easy access to its data usage policies, and notes on how to protect people's information

Twitter Releases New Political Ad Policy Following Announcement of Ban on Political Ads

Social Media Today

Twitter has released the details of its revised political ad policy, which aims to ban political ads entirely, but allow certain issues-based ads within specific parameters

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 Updates its Community Values to Better Frame its Policy Decisions

Social Media Today

Facebook has outlined a new set of changes to its community values, which it uses to guide its policy decisions and enforcements

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

Facebook Considers Changes to its Political Ads Policy

Social Media Today

Amid ongoing backlash over its decision not to subject political ads to fact-checks, Facebook is reportedly considering other options to curb potential misuse

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