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Play Lab Children’s Website Profanity Filter Case Study

Since 2014, WebPurify has worked with Code.org and its Code Studio’s Play Lab, a project-making platform for K to 8 courses where students can build stories, dialogues and even games…

Profanity Filter, Case Studies

Should Your Business Moderate UGC Reviews?

From Yelp to Trip Advisor to Nordstrom and beyond, customer reviews are everywhere, and have truly revolutionized business as we know it. In the past, a restaurant may have gotten…

Profanity Filter, UGC

How to Keep Your User Generated Video Campaign Fun and Safe

Four billion – that’s the number of video views on Facebook every day. Sure, plenty of those videos are snippets of Jimmy Fallon and his celebrity guest shenanigans. But many…

Video Moderation, UGC

Are Algorithms the Future of Content Moderation?

Algorithms are an important software technology with a lot of promise in many areas of our digital lives. But do they have a role in website content moderation? That’s an…

Image Moderation

Why Moderation Should be Your First Priority for a Successful UGC Campaign

User generated content (UGC) is becoming king of the content marketing world – just ask the millennials who say UGC is 35 percent more memorable and trusted 50 percent more…

UGC

Hiding behind the Net: The Anonymous Bully

Starting the first sentence of an article with “in the old days” reminds me of my grandfather, who by the way never took a “selfie” in his life. Anyway, in…

UGC

How Puma and The New England Patriots Could Have Prevented Their Auto Tweet Brand Fails

Last November, the New England Patriots were feeling good – the team had a record that would eventually lead to the Super Bowl (which they won, by the way) and…

UGC

The Lesser Known Internet Dangers Your Children Are Being Exposed To

“It’s not uncommon to see, really, two and three year olds becoming quite fluent with using a touch tablet or a touch device. So by the time they turn 6,…

Image Moderation, Profanity Filter, Video Moderation, UGC

Swiping Left on Half a Million Images Daily . . . So You Don’t Have To

Last month we traveled to Sin City to share our expertise on how to keep the online dating world clear of offensive content, so 40 million Americans can safely continue…

Announcements, Image Moderation, Video Moderation

Case Study: Modamily + WebPurify

Client: Modamily.com, an online community created to facilitate introductions between responsible, like-minded adults committed to co-parenting a child. Background: Shortly after the launch of their site, Modamily.com received an unanticipated…

Case Studies