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Image Moderation: Working Through the Gray Areas

WebPurify co-founder, Joshua Buxbaum, speaks to the growing complexity in enterprise image moderation and the current limitations of machine-based learning for managing branded content. Facebook. YouTube. Google. For several years,…

Image Moderation, UGC

The Top 5 Things Missed When AIs Moderate User Generated Content

The current argument for AI-based moderation of user-generated content (UGC) seems to be one partly driven by the big social media platforms as they try to keep up with the subversion…

Image Moderation, UGC

Our Custom Moderation Process: How We Define Rules and Standards for New Clients

Custom moderation standards and criteria are dependent on the unique needs of each client. Where the moderation line gets drawn is reflective of individual brands’ audience and culture. Take a…

Image Moderation, UGC

5 Unique Ways to Employ User Generated Content to Grow Your Brand

Unless you are still on dial-up, the speed of the internet is always increasing. Not only is this true in the physical sense of more significant bandwidth with faster upload…

UGC

The 10 Best User Generated Content Campaigns of 2018

Marketing has a long history of evolution. Over the years, “what works” has shifted and changed. Once the internet started to become the powerhouse of content marketing that it is…

UGC

Online Harassment: Who Does it Affect, and How?

In our September newsletter, we discussed the Momo Challenge, a disturbing “game” circulating on social media sites, threatening members with the release of personal information unless the member completes a…

Image Moderation, Profanity Filter, Video Moderation, UGC

Five Tips and Tricks for Content Moderation

1. Know your audience. The more you know about your users, the more you can hone your specific moderating criteria. You may have a niche market with unique needs. Our…

Image Moderation, Video Moderation, UGC

How does UGC moderation work?

Take a seat in the moderator’s chair and consider the four photos above. A client has given simple instructions for moderation: images must contain a dog. Which photos should be…

Image Moderation, UGC

Facebook’s Content Moderation Policy: Our Summary and Opinion

For the first time, Facebook is making public its internal guidelines for content moderation and policy. The 27-page document details how the company defines hate speech, violence, nudity, terrorism, and…

Image Moderation, Video Moderation, UGC

How WebPurify Works with Content Managers

We’re just going to say it loud and proud: WebPurify was a pioneer of online moderation. When we first launched the company in 2006, we were the only player in…

UGC