It might seem like a European law won't affect US-based businesses, due to the global nature of the internet, there are a few instances in which US businesses might be monitoring data of EU residents and will need to take steps to comply with laws.
Over the last few weeks, Facebook rolled out the capability to run ads in the previously ad-free Marketplace. The Marketplace, Facebook’s answer to Craigslist, provides a space for users and retailers to buy and sell products safely and easily.
The new ad placement allows advertisers to serve ads they run in other areas of Facebook in the Marketplace too– there aren’t yet any unique features for ads on Marketplace pages. However, the announcement is exciting for advertisers for a number of reasons.
Since 2006, Twitter has revolutionized our idea about microblogging and spreading our ideas 14- characters at a time. Despite recent problems with the CEO, Twitter is still making news with its new additions.