Tag: Clickbait

Facebook News Feed Changes Again To Prioritize 'Informative' Stories: What Does This Mean?

Facebook announced that its News Feed will go through new tweaks that will affect both publishers and users. The former will be encouraged to stop delivering stories detected as being clickbait, to the enlightenment and satisfaction of the latter.

Apps/Software August 12, 2016

Facebook’s Latest Change To The News Feed Buries Articles That Feature Clickbait Headlines

Facebook announced another change to its News Feed as it prevents users from seeing content shared by Pages that include clickbait headlines.

Internet August 4, 2016

How Does BuzzFeed Make Money?

BuzzFeed's website has no visible ads yet the business is thriving. How exactly does its native advertising model work?

Business March 6, 2015

Facebook aims to cut clickbait headlines like 'Kardashians found on Mars' to boost user experience

Clickbaiting is the 'gotcha' headline-writing practice that is a real Internet time-waster for unwitting victims. Facebook has a plan in place to kick clickbait to the curb in its News Feed, propping up legitimate stories of greater public interest instead.

Apps/Software August 26, 2014

Facebook implements new policy to minimize 'click-baiting'

Facebook has announced a new policy to alleviate the clutter of "click-bait" links on News Feeds.

Internet Culture August 26, 2014

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