Publishers Express Discontent Over Google’s GDPR Plan

A group of international publishers is dissatisfied over Google’s compliance strategy for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) privacy rules. Set to take effect on May 25, the rules require companies to gain explicit consent for personal data collection and…

What You Should Know About Google’s GDPR Consent Plan for Publishers

Google wants its publishers in Europe to solicit users’ consent on its behalf under the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) privacy rules. The GDPR rules which will take effect on May 25, requires companies to gain explicit consent for…

Google Wants to Bring Fast-Loading AMP Technology to the Entire Web

Google has been trying to relieve publisher concerns over its Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) technology. On Thursday, the company announced that it wants to make the technology available to the entire web by turning it into an industry standard. By…

Rupert Murdoch’s Solution to Facebook’s Fake News Problem: Pay the Publishers

Days after Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced a new strategy to determine which news outlets can be trusted, Rupert Murdoch proposed another way to solve the fake new problem that has been bugging the social media platform. Murdoch, executive chairman…

IBM: Watson to Predict the Future and Truly Change the World

Within 10 years, IBM believes that it’s artificial intelligence driven Watson will literally predict the future. “It won’t be long before Watson is predicting the future,” said Dr. John E. Kelly III, IBM senior vice president of Cognitive Solutions and…

AdSense Publishers Can Add Ads to Matched Content

Nearly a year ago, Google announced the launch of Matched Content for AdSense publishers. This is a free content recommendation tool that shows more of your content to users. It generates what Google describes as “contextually relevant and personalized” article…

Big Facebook News For Anyone Publishing Content

Facebook announced that on April 12, it will open Instant Articles to all publishers. This means that any publisher, regardless of size, will have this same content advantage as the major players Facebook has already catered to with the offering.…

StumbleUpon News Could Be Good News For Content Creators

What once was one of the biggest drivers of traffic to websites has been struggling a bit, but could be poised to make a significant comeback. In fact, it still is a significant traffic-driver for some sites, but it sounds…

A Multi-Vendor Approach to Handling Today’s Content Management Requirements

Here is an interesting report I received from Forrester, Plan your ECM Strategy For Business, Persuasive, Transactional, And Foundational Needs by Stephen Powers and Alan Weintraub with Matthew Brown and Anjali Yakkundi. They note that enterprises are now struggling under…