Marketing Day: Twitter’s Mute Feature, Search Vs. Social Traffic & Pinterest Promoted Pins

by Matt Mcgee
Here's our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. From Marketing Land: Twitter's New Mute Feature Means Brand Visibility Is No Sure Thing Brand visibility on Twitter became a bit murky today. Twitter announced the rollout of a new "mute" feature.Read the full article

  • Twitter COO Rowghani Sells Part of Stake as Lockup Expires - 3 readers - Twitter Inc. Chief Operating Officer Ali Rowghani is among executives who sold shares when a lockup on insider sales was lifted, cashing out on part of his stake even with the stock near its all-time low.

  • Alibaba Is Not A Threat To US Internet Companies | - 3 readers - Everybody loves superlatives, and it is definitely Superlatives Week for the tech press. Alibaba’s IPO will represent “surely one of tech’s largest..

  • Adform Raises $5.5M To Expand Its Rich Media Ad Business In The US | - 9 readers - European ad-tech company Adform is announcing that it has raised $5.5 million in Series B funding. The company was founded more than a decade ago, in 2002...

  • Facebook Poke is dead - 2 readers - To Facebook, Poke was always "more of a joke" than anything else — so why did the company leave it in the App Store for more than a year after its troubled debut? We may never know, but today,...