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Facebook Finally Drops After News Feed Revamp

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Anna Jefferson | 17 January, 2018, 00:00

"Moving forward that's going to be the only way to build your audience", he said.

We couldn't agree more, Mark. Organic reach, or the number of people who see a post without it having been boosted by ad dollars, has been low for years.

"Publishers and local businesses now know who their true friends are - - the members of their local communities - - not Facebook, and should act accordingly", Shapiro said. From few years, the Facebook team has been working to provide reliable and relevant content to visitors.

The third loser, he noted, is Facebook itself.

From Facebook's standpoint, this move is a pretty easy one to make. Facebook is on the list - but there are nine others you may be overlooking. In late 2014, the social network tweaked its algorithm to focus on "high-quality" content. BuzzFeed's campaign to encourage app downloads for full access to its news makes it one of the first publishers to take matters in its own hands to survive Facebook's news feed changes, but others are likely to similarly step up efforts around marketing content to online users. The networking site, which has over 2 billion monthly active users worldwide, gained popularity amongst audiences for the opportunities of social interaction it presented to its users on Internet.

Major news organizations and specialized publications have the ability to court loyal customers.

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"It's the sites in the middle... they're the ones that are really stuck", Broughton said. When Slovakian police attempted to issue a warning on Facebook about a fake news story, "they found that the message-unlike the fake news story they meant to combat-could no longer appear on News Feed because it came from an official account", the Times reported. The company's shares fell 4.4 percent Friday to $179.37.

"Instagram has now matured to the point where it's most brands' primary social channel, and they treat Facebook mostly as paid media", he said.

So in addition to the financial uncertainties associated with revamping its core product, Facebook will also have to navigate the chances of inadvertently compounding the biggest social risk it has faced thus far: Bad actors leveraging its platform to divide people instead of bringing them closer together.

"Before, you could rely on organic traffic if you had enough content".

Change was needed before Facebook becomes irrevocably associated with things like fake news, experts said (though making it even harder for news organizations to reach audiences won't do anything to amend charges Facebook is contributing to the decline of journalism). The company's plan is to refocus users' feeds around posts from friends and family members, not posts from brands, businesses, and publishers, even if it comes at the expense of people spending less time on Facebook.

"At its best, Facebook has always been about personal connections".

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