All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘non-profits’
Update: Facebook emailed us with the following statement from Zuckerberg. It’s only slightly different from the status update:
“Our mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected – and we need to find the best talent to get there,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. “I had great classes and teachers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Everyone should.”
This week YouTube launched a call-to-action feature for its non-profit partners, allowing them to include in-video clickable ads leading to their web sites. Apparently they are quite effective, because in one day, one of the partners raised $10,000 using one.
Of course it probably helps that the video was featured on YouTube’s home page. The video can be seen here:
Forestle is a search engine with the goal of saving the Rain Forests. It was built on Google Custom Search, but Google revoked the site’s search functionality claiming that Forestle offered "incentives to click artificially on sponsored links," which is not compliant with Google’s policies.