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

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

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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.

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.

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

WhatsApp Softens Approach to Privacy Policy Update Amid Rising Pressure from Indian Regulators

Social Media Today

WhatsApp is once again changing its approach to its coming privacy policy update amid mounting pressure from the Indian Government

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

Ways To Fix – Windows Defender Is Blocked By Group Policy

Tweaklibrary

But, what if you try to turn on Windows Defender and are greeted with a message like – This program is blocked by group policy. What To Do If Windows Defender is Blocked By Group Policy. If Windows Defender is blocked by group policy, you can start with a very simple check.

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

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.”.

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.

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

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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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

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

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'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

Instagram Adds New In-App Alerts on Technical Issues and Policy Violations Which May Impact Your Account

Social Media Today

The new notifications aim to provide more transparency into account actions, and impacts on the service

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

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

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.

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.

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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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

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 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?

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

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

WhatsApp Updates Privacy Policy, Paving the Way for the Integration of Facebook's Messaging Apps

Social Media Today

WhatsApp is updating its privacy and data sharing processes, which will see more user data shared with parent company Facebook

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.

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.

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

WhatsApp Delays Privacy Policy Update in Order to Further Address User Concerns

Social Media Today

WhatsApp has halted a planned update to its usage terms after many users misunderstood what the update would mean for their personal information

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

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

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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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