Anti-Vax Doctors & NFL Players Damage Brands
Episode 359 - August 15, 2021
- TikTok In Real Life
- Yelp COVID Labels
- Instagram Blocking
- Brain/Computer Input
- Twitter Redesign
- Problems We Solve
- Snopes Retracts
- Kirk Cousins' Anti-Vax Press Conference
- Twitter Cropping Bias
- Doctors Spreading Vaccine Disinformation
- Content Entrepreneurs
Marissa Meizz became a TikTok meme after her friends excluded her from a birthday party. She decided to do something about it.
Yelp COVID Labels
Instagram announced a series of features designed to protect users — particularly celebrities and high-profile creators — from hateful comments posted by users who are not among their regular followers.
Brain To Computer Input
Notice anything different?— Twitter Design (@TwitterDesign) August 11, 2021
Today, we released a few changes to the way Twitter looks on the web and on your phone. While it might feel weird at first, these updates make us more accessible, unique, and focused on you and what you’re talking about.
Let’s take a deeper look. 🧵 pic.twitter.com/vCUomsgCNA
The fact-checking site has banned David Mikkelson, who owns half the company, from writing articles after a BuzzFeed News investigation outed his plagiarism.
Kirk Cousins’ Disastrous Anti-Vaxx Media Availability
Associated Press reports that the Minnesota Vikings are the least-vaccinated teams in the NFL and starting quarterback Kirk Cousins is one of the unvaccinated.
#KirkCousins’ dad, Don Cousins, lead pastor of Discovery Church in Orlando, preached last week that Satan, like Hitler did, “has an agenda,” and is behind textbook changes, cancel culture, statue removal, and the current (Black Lives Matter) platform taking place in “pro sports.” pic.twitter.com/VSnExkgfyo— Resist Programming 🛰 (@RzstProgramming) September 2, 2020
Twitter's Cropping Bias
Anti-Vax Doctors On Doximity
Another fabulous multi-media piece in the NY Times on the melody of subway sounds as doors close around the world.
Shiny New Stuff
The Reputation Algorithm LinkedIn Live stream every Tuesday at 7 PM CST on David's LinkedIn profile. He discusses how algorithms use the signals generated by online activity to interpret and represent our reputation.
YouTube Auto Chapters
Google Page Experience Report
These new reports give us more information to prepare for the new timeline for the page experience update rollout.