Weekend Digital Media Round-Up: Google’s Updated Business Profile Policies, Meta’s Ad Automation Tools, Pinterest’s Board Sticker & More…

By LS Digital News Desk

  • August 12, 2022,

1.Google Updates Business Profile Posts Spam Policies

Google has updated what it considers to be spam when it comes to Google Business Profile posts in the Business Profile posts content policies. [Source: Search Engine Land]

2. Meta Brings Automation To Small Business Advertising

Meta is rolling out new tools to help small business advertisers take advantage of advances in AI and automation. [Source: Search Engine Journal]

3. Pinterest’s New Board Sticker Is Designed To Drive Traffic From Users’ Idea Pins

Pinterest has added another way to drive traffic from your Idea Pins with a new Board Sticker option. [Source: Digital Information World]

4. Google Outlines New Algorithm Improvements to Improve the Accuracy of its Displayed Search Results

Google adds improved contextual data matching for Search Snippets and more supplementary info within Search results. [Source: Social Media Today]

5. LinkedIn Adds More Templates And Customisable Formats To Push Visual Content

LinkedIn has released new features that would enable creators to share visual content in more creative ways with customisable backgrounds and fonts. [Source: Marketing-Interactive]

6. Meta Launches New B2B Advertising Audiences to Help Marketers Reach Key Decision Makers

Meta has announced a new set of B2B targeting audience segments, providing another way for B2B marketers to reach key decision-makers across its apps. [Source: Social Media Today]

7. Microsoft Bing Adds 3 New Shopping Annotations

Microsoft Bing has recently added three notations to its search results pages that show price history, available coupons, and ethical choice ratings. [Source: Search Engine Land]

8. YouTube Adds New Prompts for Shorts Content, New Insights into Channel Recommendations

YouTube’s adding another way for users to respond to viewer questions, with a new comment sticker for Shorts clips. [Source: Social Media Today]

9. Google Adds GTIN12 Property To Product Structured Data Support Doc

Google always supported the Google gtin12 property, but now it has finally added the required documentation in its help center. [Source: Search Engine Roundtable]

10. WhatsApp Adds New Privacy Tools, Including Online Activity Controls and the Ability to Silently Leave Group Chats

WhatsApp has announced some additional privacy features, providing even more assurance and control for users in various respects. [Source: Social Media Today]

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