Facebook Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer, Vice President of Business and Marketing Partnerships David Fischer, Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Financial Officer David Wehner, VP and General Counsel Colin Stretch, Chief Accounting Officer Jas Athwal and Director Susan Desmond-Hellmann detailed their trading activities with regards to exercising restricted stock units and selling off shares in the company in Form 4 filings Tuesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
A recent survey from multichannel loyalty and engagement platform PunchTab revealed that 75 percent of moms do NOT intend to use social media for back-to-school shopping this year. And yes, that includes Facebook. Whaaat?
Facebook has sharpened its focus on retailers in recent months, and the social network shared a guide for its Preferred Marketing Developers on the best way to target and position those advertisers in a post for the PMD News group.
Facebook offered an update on the state of the deployment of the STARTTLS encryption standard, which it originally wrote about in May, saying that 95 percent of its notification emails are now successfully encrypted with both Perfect Forward Secrecy and strict certificate validation.
Facebook users about to join the work force for the first time: The photo above is not a wise choice for your profile picture on Facebook (and probably shouldn’t be posted at all, but that’s another argument for another day), and you should probably examine its privacy settings in order to ensure that no potential employers see it.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been red-hot on Facebook, and the social network offered an update on just how hot, saying that 28 million users posted, commented on or liked related posts from June 1 through Aug. 17.
Social marketing platform Shift, a Facebook Strategic Preferred Marketing Developer, has a new vice president of agency partnerships: Andrea Wolinetz, former managing director of connected platforms at PHD.
One of the biggest advantages that Facebook offers to advertisers is the ability to conduct precise interest targeting. Brands have the ability to target their Facebook updates directly to precise niche audiences based on people’s interests that they have shared with Facebook.