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TikTok Addresses Content Moderation Concerns Amid Steady Growth

March 10, 2020 | Video Moderation

  We’ve discussed how social media giants Facebook and Twitter, platforms that have existed since the early 2000s, have made recent policy changes to address the concerns of the U.S. government as well as of anyone pushing for a safer online community. TikTok, an incredibly popular app among teens that lets users create short videos…

How Unregulated Internet Exposure Affects Digitally Savvy Children

February 9, 2020 | UGC

  In June of last year, we spoke with child psychologist and advisor to WebPurify Dr. Adam Pletter about how cyberbullying affects children and what parents can do if their kids are being harassed online. But cyberbullying isn’t the only concern when it comes to digitally savvy kids. Recently, we reached out to Dr. Pletter,…

Best Content Marketing Blogs in 2020: Learn & Get Inspired

December 30, 2019 | Uncategorized

Want to stay ahead of the latest digital content trends? The world of branded advertising, SEO, social media, and user-generated content move at lightning speed, so it pays to study up. Content marketing blogs are excellent resources for diligent advertisers and fresh learners alike to learn inbound marketing strategies. They can teach you not only…

Using a Jury for Content Moderation – Pros and Cons

December 11, 2019 | UGC

In a post last month, we discussed Facebook’s end-of-year goal of instituting an independent oversight board to adjudicate what content will be removed from the site. Here we’ll discuss the recent details that Facebook has provided about its “content jury,” as well as content juries in general, a method that has caught the eye of…

Facebook Updates Policy for Suicide Prevention

October 18, 2019 | Image Moderation, UGC

  The last year has seen consistent adjustment of content moderation policies on the part of social media giants. Recently, we discussed the changes that Twitter and Instagram’s policies underwent. Just last month, Facebook announced a change in its practices. Around the same time, Mark Zuckerberg spoke about his involvement in determining policy as well…