Tag: advertising

BUSINESS

Verizon Boycotts Advertising On Facebook

U.S. telecommunications giant Verizon Wireless has become the latest major company to pull advertising from Facebook platforms. The company joins Ben and Jerry’s and a growing list of firms boycotting the social media giant over its handling of controversial posts. Verizon is believed to be the biggest advertiser so far to back the “Stop Hate for Profit” campaign. Unilever, Coca-Cola, […]

BUSINESS Commerce

China’s Me-tooism Blocks International Rivals

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Charles Caleb Colton Napoléon Bonaparte, the French statesman and military leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the French Revolutionary Wars, is reported to have said, China, “That is a sleeping dragon. Let him sleep! If he wakes, he will shake the world.” Now, nearly […]

BUSINESS Commerce

Social Media Taking Over

There’s no business like show business like no business I know Everything about it is appealing, everything that traffic will allow Nowhere could you get that happy feeling when you are stealing that extra bow. — Irvin Berlin The old adage, “you’ve got to be in it to win it” is one that is not lost on the savvy entrepreneur […]