SocialMediaNewz (Enable Images to Fully Enjoy)
July 9, 2012
Josh Wolford Facebook To Target Mobile Ads Based On App Usage [REPORT]
By Josh Wolford
Facebook, always looking for ways to boost revenues from advertising these days, is set to roll out a brand new product in the next couple of weeks, according to sources.

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that this new ad product will allow advertisers to target users based on the apps that they commonly use. The advertising option will be for mobile, and will allow the ads to pop up directly in the users' News Feed.

For instance, if a users plays a lot of Zynga games like Words with Friends and Scramble with Friends, they may see a targeted ad for a different Zynga property like Hanging with Friends in their mobile feeds. The users wouldn't have to have even "liked" Zynga on the network in order to receive this type of targeted ad.

The way that Facebook will be able to monitor app usage and target users with ads for similar apps is, of course, through Facebook Connect. [...]

Continue Reading
Performance Monitoring Software for Websites, Servers and Infrastructure
Download your FREE 14-day evaluation of WebWatchBot and begin experiencing the benefits of reliable monitoring today.

Today's Top Videos:
What If Text Linking Could Be Optimized? With LinkSmart, It Can
Connecting content together through links is really what began to shape the Internet into what it is today. [...]
Watch Video
Is Google Becoming a Copycat to Keep Its Competitive Edge?
Google has made a lot of changes in the past couple of years that has really shaken up the search industry. It has rolled out [...]
Watch Video
How to Make Money Through Online Forums
Although online forums may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of the Internet, they play a very significant role in both the Web as a whole and the social side of the [...]
Watch Video
Recent Articles:
Facebook Tests "Call" Button On Timelines To Boost Video Chat
When Facebook announced Skype-powered video chat back in July of 2011, it set off a flurry of one-on-one video calling that quickly made it one of Facebook’s most popular features. Wait, you’re not using Facebook to video chat all the time? Okay, me neither.

While Facebook has continued to grow since July, 2011 (well over 900 million users, currently), use of their Skype-powered video chat is far from ubiquitous among users. Now it appears that Facebook wants to increase usage of the feature by [...]
Google Launches New YouTube Google+ Integration Facebook Reminds Users That Security Is Important, Offers Tips Microsoft Apparently Buying Yammer Now
Google continues to expand the presence of Google+ throughout its other products, but it is also finding ways to expand the presence of its other products throughout Google+. Google has now announced a new YouTube app for Google+ Hangouts. YouTube [...] Facebook is in the process of reminding every user that a few simple security measures can help them protect their account from those on the interwebs who would wish to use it for dastardly purposes. [...] A day after rumors began to surface that Microsoft was in talks to acquire Yammer, a Facebook-like website that provides closed-circuit social networks for businesses, the two companies have allegedly settled on a deal. According to The Wall [...]
Read More... Read More...
Other iEntry Business Resources:
- - - iEntry Inc.
- - -
- - -
--This email is a service of SocialMediaNewz--

iEntry, Inc. 2549 Richmond Rd. Lexington KY, 40509
2012 iEntry, Inc. All Rights Reserved Privacy Policy Legal