State of the Media, 2016
“While there are myriad challenges facing the media companies of today, combatting the power and market share of the social media giants — often called ‘the platforms,’ with an increasingly ominous tone — seems to be top-of-mind, and came up repeatedly throughout the [Digital Media Strategies 2016] conference…. Not every publisher in attendance expressed dissatisfaction with the state of publisher-platform relations. Business Insider President Julie Hansen wowed the crowd with slides showing the massive reach of videos the company’s Insider brand has produced on Facebook, on topics like rainbow bagels and melted cheese.”
No, no, I’m fine, it’s just allergies.