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Why Is Facebook Rejecting These Fashion Ads?

Why Is Facebook Rejecting These Fashion Ads?

Why Is Facebook Rejecting These Fashion Ads? Why Is Facebook Rejecting These Fashion Ads? The Latest in a History of Misunderstandings Here’s how it works: A company makes an ad, or creates a shop, and submits it to Facebook for approval, an automated process. (If it’s a storefront, the products can also arrive via a feed, and each one must …

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Bruce Springsteen and Babies Star in Pandemic-Year Super Bowl Ads

Bruce Springsteen and Babies Star in Pandemic-Year Super Bowl Ads

Bruce Springsteen and Babies Star in Pandemic-Year Super Bowl Ads Bruce Springsteen and Babies Star in Pandemic-Year Super Bowl Ads The Balm of Nostalgia Other ads reached back to a time before protective face masks and political rancor. Cadillac invoked the 1990 Tim Burton film “Edward Scissorhands” with Timothée Chalamet in the role of Edgar, the son of the titular …

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A West Virginia newspaper company is suing Google and Facebook over online ads.

A West Virginia newspaper company is suing Google and Facebook over online ads.

A West Virginia newspaper company is suing Google and Facebook over online ads. A West Virginia newspaper company is suing Google and Facebook over online ads. The owner of The Charleston Gazette-Mail and other West Virginia news publications filed a lawsuit in federal court on Friday against Google and Facebook, accusing the companies of profiting from “anticompetitive and monopolistic practices” …

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Investors Push Home Depot and Omnicom to Steer Ads From Misinformation

Investors Push Home Depot and Omnicom to Steer Ads From Misinformation

Investors Push Home Depot and Omnicom to Steer Ads From Misinformation Investors Push Home Depot and Omnicom to Steer Ads From Misinformation Companies have struggled in recent years to reach potential customers while making sure their online ads do not appear close to dubious, salacious or potentially harmful content. AARP, which was mentioned in the NewsGuard report as one of …

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The Races Are Digital, and So Are the Ads, but the Money Is Real

The Races Are Digital, and So Are the Ads, but the Money Is Real

The Races Are Digital, and So Are the Ads, but the Money Is Real The Races Are Digital, and So Are the Ads, but the Money Is Real It takes more than gasoline to make a racecar run. It requires money. And money requires sponsors. And sponsors require spectators who they hope will become customers. Which became a problem for …

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A Century After Phony Flu Ads, Companies Hype Dubious Covid Cures

A Century After Phony Flu Ads, Companies Hype Dubious Covid Cures

A Century After Phony Flu Ads, Companies Hype Dubious Covid Cures A Century After Phony Flu Ads, Companies Hype Dubious Covid Cures With a pandemic raging, a spate of ads promised dubious remedies in the form of lozenges, tonics, unguents, blood-builders and an antiseptic shield to be used while kissing. That was in 1918, during the influenza outbreak that eventually …

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States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads

States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads

States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads A group of state attorneys general plan to accuse Google of illegally abusing its monopoly over the technology that delivers ads online, the attorney general of Texas said on Wednesday, adding to the company’s legal troubles with a …

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Facebook lifts ban on political ads for Georgia runoff elections.

Facebook lifts ban on political ads for Georgia runoff elections.

Facebook lifts ban on political ads for Georgia runoff elections. Facebook lifts ban on political ads for Georgia runoff elections. Facebook said on Tuesday that it would allow some advertisers to run political issue and candidacy ads in Georgia, a change from its recent ban on political ads in the United States and just weeks before a major runoff election …

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Facebook Bans Anti-Vaccination Ads, Clamping Down Again

Facebook Bans Anti-Vaccination Ads, Clamping Down Again

Facebook Bans Anti-Vaccination Ads, Clamping Down Again Facebook Bans Anti-Vaccination Ads, Clamping Down Again Facebook on Tuesday said it would no longer allow anti-vaccination ads on its platform, in another reversal of its longtime stance of avoiding being the referee on thorny issues. Facebook had previously shied away from stepping into debates over public health, even as anti-vaccination content on …

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Facebook Widens Ban on Political Ads as Alarm Rises Over Election

Facebook Widens Ban on Political Ads as Alarm Rises Over Election

Facebook Widens Ban on Political Ads as Alarm Rises Over Election Facebook Widens Ban on Political Ads as Alarm Rises Over Election The open-ended ban on political advertising is especially significant, after Facebook resisted calls to remove the ads for months. Last month, the company had said it only would stop accepting new political ads in the week before Election …

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