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[ADVERTISING] #NATIVEADS: GOOGLE IS CLAMPING DOWN ON SITES WITH INTRUSIVE POP-UPS.

​Google plans to penalise websites that feature intrusive pop-up adverts. It is updating the algorithms used to rank its search results so that offending pages are more likely to get lower placings. The change is due to come into effect on 10 January. Google makes much of its money from placing ads on the mobile… Continue reading [ADVERTISING] #NATIVEADS: GOOGLE IS CLAMPING DOWN ON SITES WITH INTRUSIVE POP-UPS.

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[TWITTER AWARDS] #UPDATES: ENTRY SUBMISSION FOR THE 2016 TWITTER ADVERTISING AWARDS STILL OPEN.

​The Twitter Awards celebrate and recognize some of the most innovative marketers around the globe. The award is a showcase for the most original and creative advertising work done on twitter for the year 2016.  Why enter? For more than 10 years, Twitter has been disrupting, inventing, and reimagining the marketing playbook. Our platform has… Continue reading [TWITTER AWARDS] #UPDATES: ENTRY SUBMISSION FOR THE 2016 TWITTER ADVERTISING AWARDS STILL OPEN.

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[WORLD POLITICS] #RIO2016: MUGABE JUST ORDERED THE ARREST OF ENTIRE ZIMBABWEAN OLYMPIC TEAM.

​Zimbabwean President, Robert Mugabe, has ordered the arrest and detention of all Zimbabwean Olympic Team members as they arrived the Harare International Airport from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The embattled Mugabe, gave the directive to the Commissioner General of Zimbabwe Police Republic, Augustine Chihuri, noting that all 31 athletes that represented the country at the… Continue reading [WORLD POLITICS] #RIO2016: MUGABE JUST ORDERED THE ARREST OF ENTIRE ZIMBABWEAN OLYMPIC TEAM.

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[BRANDS HISTORY] #TBT: TODAY, 25TH AUGUST IN BRANDS AND ADVERTISING HISTORY. RIP AALIYAH.

1825 – Uruguay declared independence from Brazil. 1840 – Joseph Gibbons received a patent for the seeding machine. 1875 – Captain Matthew Webb swam from Dover, England, to Calais, France making him the first person to swim the English Channel. The feat took about 22 hours. 1902 – “Al-Hoda” began publication in New York City… Continue reading [BRANDS HISTORY] #TBT: TODAY, 25TH AUGUST IN BRANDS AND ADVERTISING HISTORY. RIP AALIYAH.