2016 Presidential Election

  • Where Did Facebook Fall on the List of Top Election News Sources?

    … Clinton, but the gap was nowhere near as wide: 19 percent cited CNN as their top news source, while MSNBC, Facebook, local television news, NPR, ABC, The New York Times and CBS were all named by between 5 percent and 9 percent of Clinton supporters. 7 percent of Trump supporters said they got their election news from Facebook, along with 8 percent of Clinton supporters. Readers: What was your top source of election news? Image of news on smartphone courtesy of Shutterstock. …

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  • Facebook Takes Fake News Fight to Germany

    … the recent U.S. presidential election and a federal election due in Germany later this year may have led to this move by Facebook. Manager of journalism partnerships Áine Kerr announced in a Facebook Media blog post: Last month we announced some tests to address the issue of fake news on Facebook. In the next few weeks, we’ll be starting to roll…

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  • Rio 2016 Tops Twitter in 2016

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 6, 2016 - 12:45 PM The 2016 Summer Olympic Games was the most-discussed topic on Twitter during 2016. Chief marketing officer Leslie Berland delivered the social network’s wrap-up of 2016 in a blog post, saying that the top 10 global trends on Twitter for 2016 were: 2016 Summer Olympic Games U.S. presidential election…

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  • Instagram’s Best of 2016

    … Angeles International Airport (LAX) Tower Bridge Barcelona Center Notre-Dame Cathedral (Notre-Dame de Paris) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York) Empire State Building Niagara Falls The 10 most-Instagrammed days of 2016 were: Halloween (Oct. 31) 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks (Sept. 11) Euro Cup Final (July 10) U.S. election…

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  • Twitter Releases Featured Stickers for Thanksgiving

    … hashtags, which means that a user can tap on a sticker on a picture to see other public pictures that contain the same sticker. Twitter has previously released featured stickers based on Pokemon, the 2016 U.S. election and more. Readers: Will you add Thanksgiving stickers to your pictures on Twitter? …

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  • Facebook Live Hits the Late-Night TV Circuit on Election Eve

    … Featured Jobs Media Sales Executive Progressive Business Media East Coast Media Relations Specialist MediaSource Columbus, Ohio News Brand Producer Hearst Telelvision West Palm Beach, Florida Management Supervisor/Strategic Planner Bolder Brands Chicago, Illinois Marketing Operations Manager StellaService New York City, New York (US) See…

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