Facebook launches Time Spent dashboard, YouTube nixes its premium model, Brands no longer use reach as the defining characteristic of an influencer.
Esports on the rise; Facebook debuts Lasso, but creators want Byte; Nano-influencers are the next big thing.
In this week's edition, we explore influencer affiliates and Canon's Explorers of Light Program, mmDust's comments at TwitchCon, and FaZE clan's Hollywood mansions.
Instagram Grows, Snapchat declines. Macy's looks inward for influencers, Asics goes micro.
Instagram deploys new anti-bullying tools, Snapchat is popular among teenagers for news, and Facebook bans political accounts for terms of service violations.
Highlights from New York ComicCon & the latest on IGTV
Pinterest opening its content marketing API for brands, Twitch ramps up it's ad offering but faces hurdles with China firewalls
FB Consumer behavior shifts, Podcast ad buys projected to double in 2019, and Twitter upgrades their UI