‘Years of heavy lifting’ hits Southern Cross Austereo, profit drops 21% yesterday

‘Years of heavy lifting’ hits Southern Cross Austereo, profit drops 21%

It’s not all doom and gloom as CEO Grant Blackley says educating media and advertisers about the benefits of regional audiences “has paid off”, with revenue from national advertisers in regional markets rising sharply by 12.8%.

'Not a security issue' - Facebook denies Channel Seven hack yesterday

'Not a security issue' - Facebook denies Channel Seven hack

People trying to access Channel Seven's Sunrise Facebook page found themselves redirected to Mark Zuckerberg's former roommate's Facebook page. However, Facebook denies there has been a hack of its system.

WPP AUNZ horizontality model gains traction, delivers 3% profit yesterday

WPP AUNZ horizontality model gains traction, delivers 3% profit

WPP AUNZ Mike Connaghan says the group has delivered better than expected” results against a flat media market and soft conditions. He says the media market will be driven by digital and outdoor this year.

Facebook to ditch 20 metrics and improve labelling yesterday

Facebook to ditch 20 metrics and improve labelling

Facebook is upgrading how it labels metrics to provide advertisers with greater clarity of what metrics mean and how they are calculated. It will also cull 20 metrics on Ads Manager that are redundant or unhelpful.

UnLtd’s Cricket Big Clash: All out for $124,000 yesterday

UnLtd’s Cricket Big Clash: All out for $124,000

The 2018 UnLtd Big Clash raised $120,000 this year.

Maybelline questions if it should stay on Snapchat yesterday

Maybelline questions if it should stay on Snapchat

First Kylie Jenner, now Maybelline. Snapchat isn't having a great week.

YouTube algorithm promotes fake news on Florida shooting yesterday

YouTube algorithm promotes fake news on Florida shooting

YouTube’s brand safety woes continue as the platform has been found unwittingly promoting conspiracy theory videos claiming that survivors of last week’s Florida school shooting are “crisis actors”.

Will Nike's Snapchat sell-out save platform following Kylie Jenner backlash? yesterday

Will Nike's Snapchat sell-out save platform following Kylie Jenner backlash?

The original Queen of Snapchat, Kylie Jenner, has condemned the platform's latest redesign. But could a Nike tie-up reinvigorate the platform?

News Bulletin: Speed wins Westfund Health Insurance; Woolies mocks MAFS yesterday

News Bulletin: Speed wins Westfund Health Insurance; Woolies mocks MAFS

In news: Nine’s MAFS may not be sponsored by any supermarket brands, but that doesn’t stop the social media team at Woolies getting in on the action. Also, Westfund Health Insurance has appointed Ian Perrin’s agency Speed.

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