How to fix a sms advertisement with a gif, gif image, and gif comment
What to do when your ads are blocked on Google News
When you use the gif feature in a smashe, you may have noticed something weird.There is no “message” to the gif.There are no instructions on how to display the gif, and there are no settings for what size or color the gif will be.It’s like using a normal GIF.The gif is just a bunch of […]
What you need to know about the ad push ad push
The following Google News ads are not available for viewing:Ads for:Bubble Gum Penguin Random HousePublishers WeeklyAds from the following companies:Budweiser,Amazon,AmazonFresh,CVS,Coca-Cola,Hermann & Co.,General Mills,L’Oreal,Microsoft,Nestlé,Ralph Lauren,Suncor,Target,Walgreens,Zelenka and more…For the list of ads you can’t view on Google, see this post from March.In other news:Microsoft’s new Surface Pro tablet, which launched on Thursday, comes with a keyboard dock […]
Why the US is the world’s largest sms advertiser
What you’re reading This article is part of a series about the rise and fall of the social media ad push.The latest article covers a new push by the world’s biggest online marketers to use the platform to push advertising messages to users.Here’s what you need now.What is a social media push?A social media campaign […]
Why are spam messages so annoying?
The US is home to the largest number of SM advertisements in the world, with over $200bn of revenue annually, according to a new report.But it is hardly a new industry to the US, with many US-based businesses advertising in the US for decades. According to data from research firm Nielsen, the US has seen the […]
Spam messages are annoying, but they are also a form of advertising.This is the first article in a two-part series on the origins of spam and the messages they send.For more, check out the BBC’s recent report on the subject.