David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily. He has been covering Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and the digital industry as a whole since 2009. He previously served as editor of AllFacebook and SocialTimes. David graduated from New York University with a degree in journalism and previously held positions with Broadcasting and Cable and Multichannel News.
Facebook Changes Its Messaging as the Polls Begin to Close
People will see reminders that they are eligible to vote if they are already in line at closing time.
Snapchat Lets Creators Publicly Display Their Follower Counts
The option was turned on by default for those with especially large totals and can be managed via settings.
WhatsApp Begins Rolling Out Storage Management Tools
The messaging app wants to help users clear space on their devices.
TikTok Reaches Agreement With Sony Music Entertainment
The two companies will work together on personalization, fan engagement opportunities.
TikTok Unveils Support Black Businesses Online Hub
The video creation platform’s #ShopBlack initiative kicks off Nov. 10.
DoubleVerify Authentic Brand Safety Targeting Comes to Google Display & Video 360
The solution supports over 75 avoidance categories and more than 44 languages.
Twitter Outlines Steps for Tweets With Inaccurate or Premature Election Victory Claims
Results are considered official if they come from state election officials or select national news outlets.
Injured Quarterback Dak Prescott Was the Most-Mentioned NFL Player on Twitter Through 8 Weeks
The Pittsburgh Steelers were the most-talked-about team in the first half of the 2020 season.
TikTok Kicks Off Native American Heritage Month With Live Video Series
The platform has tallied over 800 million video views under the #NativeTikTok hashtag.
Dior Lets Snapchatters Virtually Try On Its New B27 Sneaker
Snapchat’s AR lens also allows people to purchase the shoes.
Michaels to Bring 360-Degree Immersive Holiday Shopping Experiences to Pinterest
Each virtual room includes do-it-yourself projects and shoppable products.
Facebook, Instagram Continue Pre-Election Tweaks to Thwart Misinformation
The social network will limit distribution of the #SaveOurChildren hashtag due to its association with QAnon.
Ogilvy Becomes the First Agency to Top 1M LinkedIn Followers
It reached 500,000 in 2018.
Chipotle, Addison Rae Team Up on #Boorito TikTok Challenge
Entrants with the six best Halloween costumes will get free burritos for one year.