Facebook: F8

  • Facebook Spaces & the risky virtualization of retail

    … During Facebook’s annual F8 conference — which had to happen seven times before I decided “F8” was a play on “fate,” despite Wikipedia telling me it’s pronounced “eff eight” — Facebook showcased a potentially virtual future. Facebook Spaces is an attempt by Facebook to create social spaces that are built entirely within virtual reality. Visit…

    Marketing Landin Social Facebook- 19 readers -
  • Facebook’s F8: Everything you need to know [Podcast]

    … So much Facebook news this week, right? Where do you begin trying to figure out what happened at its annual developer conference, F8, and what it means to you, your brand and/or your clients? You begin with the latest episode of our weekly podcast, Marketing Land Live. Tim Peterson and Greg Sterling were at F8 this week, and they join me…

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  • Live blog: Day two keynote at Facebook F8

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  • Facebook exposes Page posts’ Reaction counts through new API

    … of Reaction on their posts when brands access that data through a third-party dashboard. On Tuesday during its F8 developer conference, Facebook introduced a Reactions API that would let those dashboards request the Reactions-specific data. Brands that use these third-party tools to monitor their Pages’ performance will be able to see the names…

    Marketing Landin Social Facebook- 15 readers -
  • Live blog: The Facebook F8 opening keynote

    … Hello from F8, Facebook’s annual developers conference, where we’re expecting news about how Facebook Messenger will gain support for publishers to push content, for businesses to serve customers with chatbots, perhaps more support for Facebook Live video and 360 video plus news about the Oculus virtual reality platform. Need some background…

    Danny Sullivan/ Marketing Landin Social- 45 readers -
  • Facebook Plans To Open Messenger To Publishers At F8 In April

    …, according to three people familiar with the company’s plans. Facebook plans to announce the move with a number of participating publishers in April at its annual developer conference F8, the people said. A Facebook spokeswoman declined to comment. At last year’s F8, Facebook announced that it was expanding Messenger beyond a chat app to become…

    Marketing Landin Social Facebook- 30 readers -