1. Facebook to hire around 1000 people to review ads
In a bid to gain users’ trust, Facebook started investing in more human capital for manually reviewing ads. The social media giant also plans to invest more in machine learning programs which can flag ads that violate Facebook’s ad regulations.
2. Polling feature is added to Instagram stories
Users can now create polls in their Instagram stories and see the live results. However the user will know who voted for what.
3. Bing Ads is rolling out new type of Ads for US & UK advertisers
Bing ads is rolling out dynamic search ads. Its algorithm generates the ads according to the user queries. Read more here
4. Google Adwords now can overspent 2x daily budget automatically
Google announced, “To help you hit your advertising goals, your (adwords) campaigns can now spend up to twice your average daily budget.”