Facebook Blocks Australian News – Restricting sharing news on the Feed

Facebook Blocks Australian News – Restricting sharing news on the Feed

Australian news organizations had their posts removed from Facebook in a retaliatory action that has also affected other pages

Facebook’s restricting Australians from sharing news & this has created a big argument on the impact of tech on journalism & users.


Reddit – Superbowl Advt & r/wallstreetbets

Reddit, which has been in the news recently, for its r/wallstreetbets subreddit community, ran a simple super bowl 5 second ad last week which has garnered lot of attention.

The spot comes after a Reddit army — from the WallStreetBets page — took on Wall Street pros by inflating the share price of GameStop in which several made lot of money & hedge funds lost a lot of money.

Reddit has spent thier entire marketing budget on this 5 second ad.

Digital 2021 Report

Digital 2021 Report – Published in partnership between Hootsuite and We Are Social

Trends & data across Digital, social media, ecommerce, streaming content, video games & others in 2020.

In a nutshell,

The world’s population stood at 7.83 billion at the start of 2021

5.22 billion people use a mobile phone today, equating to 66.6% of the world’s total population.

4.66 billion people around the world use the internet in January 2021,

there are now 4.20 billion social media users around the world. This figure has grown by 490 million over the past 12 months,

more than 1.3 million new users joined social media every day during 2020

Download the report @ https://datareportal.com/