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user-generated advertising


Mozilla expands advertising experiment to many more Firefox users

The current "directory tile" ad experiment shows only for new Firefox users. A new "enhanced tile" program to launch soon will mean existing users can see some ads, too.

By August 21, 2014


How about user-generated commercials on YouTube?

User-generated content has been a big hit on YouTube, but advertising on the site hasn't fared so well. Could user-generated commercials work?

By October 16, 2008


'Fred' creator, the Tiger Woods of user-generated video?

A 15-year-old from Nebraska produces the most popular series on YouTube and is in discussions about a possible movie deal. Is this user-gen's version of a Hollywood player?

By November 14, 2008


Does Facebook police its advertising guidelines?

Facebook has a long list of clear guidelines on what it deems is appropriate advertising, so why are there so many ads breaching them?

By April 15, 2013


Facebook page comments must pass advertising laws

Australia's Advertising Standards Board has ruled that fan comments left on Facebook pages must be treated as advertisements and comply with consumer protection laws.

By August 5, 2012


Yahoo's YouTube clone set for summer launch?

Yahoo intensifies talks to launch its delayed rival to Google's massive home for user-generated videos, according to a report.

By May 27, 2014


Facebook selling user content to advertisers

Company launches its Sponsored Stories service, which lets advertisers promote a user's mention of their brand on the social network.

By January 26, 2011


Digg's new ads put advertisers on the front page

Digg's got a new advertising platform that lets companies basically buy a spot on the front page of Digg, as an ad that's camouflaged as user generated content.

By June 3, 2009


Wikimedia Foundation launches travel site 'Wikivoyage'

Adhering to Wikipedia's no-advertising business model, the nonprofit rolls out a new user-generated travel help and information site.

By January 10, 2013


Al Gore wants to save advertising, too

Former vice president and Current Media co-founder says that we can look to the rise of user-generated content, as well as the Obama campaign, for Madison Avenue's future.

By June 3, 2009