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Facebook takes on a bigger role in journalism - Windsor Star;

Facebook takes on a bigger role in journalism - Windsor Star

Windsor StarFacebook takes on a bigger role in journalismWindsor StarFILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook is launching a journalism project aimed at strengthening its ties with media organizations to help them grow their audience, come up with new ...and more »

Facebook launches project to improve ties with news media - AOL News;

Facebook launches project to improve ties with news media - AOL News

AOL NewsFacebook launches project to improve ties with news mediaAOL NewsFacebook Inc (FB.O) launched its "Journalism Project" on Wednesday, as the world's biggest social media network looks to deepen its relationship with news organizations. The launch comes less than a week after the company said it was hiring former CNN ...and more »

Facebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalists - MMA Ring Report;

Facebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalists - MMA Ring Report

MMA Ring ReportFacebook's new project aims to tackle fake news, help journalistsMMA Ring ReportFacebook announced Wednesday that it's launching its own journalism project, continuing its efforts to change the way media organizations work with the social network. "We want to work with publishers to build products that enable them to tell better ...and more »

Facebook to push for better journalism - The Australian;

Facebook to push for better journalism - The Australian

The AustralianFacebook to push for better journalismThe AustralianFacebook said it would advocate for what it determines is good journalism and forge closer ties with news organizations, a sign of it taking a more active role in managing the content on its site. The social network outlined a new initiative that ...and more »

Facebook Journalism Project aims to build stronger ties with news publishers - Marketing Land;

Facebook Journalism Project aims to build stronger ties with news publishers - Marketing Land

Marketing LandFacebook Journalism Project aims to build stronger ties with news publishersMarketing LandIn the wake of the November election and “fake news” scandals, Facebook has taken several corrective measures and launched new initiatives to restore its credibility as a news publishing platform; among them, it hired former CNN journalist Campbell ...and more »

Can Facebook solve its news problems without losing credibility? - Christian Science Monitor;

Can Facebook solve its news problems without losing credibility? - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorCan Facebook solve its news problems without losing credibility?Christian Science MonitorThe social networking giant announced partnerships Wednesday with The Poynter Institute and other major players in the journalism world. Monitor's Best: Top 5. What the ruling on swim classes in Switzerland means for Muslims in Europe · Obama speech ...and more »

Facebook launches venture to aid journalism - The Mercury News;

Facebook launches venture to aid journalism - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsFacebook launches venture to aid journalismThe Mercury NewsThe Menlo Park-based social media company said it intends to work with news agencies to develop news products, bolster local news, develop profit centers with news partners and provide new training initiatives for journalists. The company also plans to ...and more »

Facebook has all but admitted it's a media company - Quartz;

Facebook has all but admitted it's a media company - Quartz

QuartzFacebook has all but admitted it's a media companyQuartz“We are a tech company, not a media company,” Mark Zuckerberg told students at a university in Rome over the summer. “We build the tools; we do not produce any content.” That Zuckerberg felt the need to clarify is telling: In August 2016, Facebook did ...and more »

Facebook really, really wants to work with journalists - PCWorld;

Facebook really, really wants to work with journalists - PCWorld

PCWorldFacebook really, really wants to work with journalistsPCWorldIn recent months, a lot of ink was spilled to criticize Facebook's role in the dissemination of news, especially related to the past U.S. presidential election. On Wednesday, the company announced a new suite of initiatives aimed at improving its ...and more »

Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost - Fast Company;

Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost - Fast Company

Fast CompanyFacebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—AlmostFast CompanyThe social network has long resisted the "media" label. But with its new Journalism Project, it just took a big step in that direction. Facebook Finally Admits It's A Giant Media Company—Almost. [Photo: Kim Kulish/Corbis via Getty Images]. Marcus ...and more »

Facebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever Before - Madison.com;

Facebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever Before - Madison.com

Madison.comFacebook Is Embracing the Media More Than Ever BeforeMadison.comFollowing a protracted debate over whether or not Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) qualifies as a media company, with Mark Zuckerberg finally accepting that the social network is indeed a type of media company, the company is now really embracing its newfound ...and more »

Facebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News Literacy - Forbes;

Facebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News Literacy - Forbes

ForbesFacebook Unveils 'Journalism Project' To Strengthen Media Ties And Promote News LiteracyForbesFacebook is making a push to build bridges with media organizations and improve news literacy. (Getty Images). After resisting being labeled as a media company, Facebook is making a concerted push to build bridges with the news industry and promote ...and more »

Facebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News Media - Hot Hardware;

Facebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News Media - Hot Hardware

Hot HardwareFacebook Journalism Project Aims To Strengthen Crucial Bond With News MediaHot HardwareThis past November, Mark Zuckerberg stated that Facebook would be working with journalists in order to improve its news content. The social media site has finally revealed exactly how it plans to work with journalists. Facebook has introduced the ...and more »

Facebook launching journalism project: Can the social media giant stop “fake news?” - Waterloo Record;

Facebook launching journalism project: Can the social media giant stop “fake news?” - Waterloo Record

Waterloo RecordFacebook launching journalism project: Can the social media giant stop “fake news?”Waterloo RecordFacebook announced Wednesday that it's launching its own journalism project. The company said it will be “collaborating with news organizations to develop products, learning from journalists about ways we can be a better partner.” next play/pause pre 1/1.and more »

Google, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism? - The Sociable;

Google, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism? - The Sociable

The SociableGoogle, Facebook control 99% of ad growth; how does this affect journalism?The SociableGoogle and Facebook dominate digital ad growth, accounting for 99% of all revenue in 2016. How does this affect the integrity of journalism in the digital age? In 2016 Google and Facebook “accounted for about 99% of the $2.9 billion in advertising ...and more »

Facebook Launches Program to Create Stronger Ties With News Industry - Billboard;

Facebook Launches Program to Create Stronger Ties With News Industry - Billboard

BillboardFacebook Launches Program to Create Stronger Ties With News IndustryBillboardMark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer of Facebook Inc., at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, on Monday, Feb. 22, 2016. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg via Getty Images. 0. inShare. 0 ...and more »

What We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project' - Benzinga;

What We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project' - Benzinga

BenzingaWhat We Know About 'The Facebook Journalism Project'BenzingaThe social media giant Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB) sees itself playing a big role in journalism. Facebook announced Wednesday the creation of "The Facebook Journalism Project," a new program that will create stronger links between the social media ...and more »

Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide - SocialTimes;

Facebook Journalism Project: A Complete Guide - SocialTimes

SocialTimesFacebook Journalism Project: A Complete GuideSocialTimesDirector of product Fidji Simo introduced Facebook Journalism Project in a Newsroom post, saying that the initiative has three objectives: collaborative development of news products for the social network, training and tools for journalists and ...and more »

New Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with media - USA TODAY;

New Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with media - USA TODAY

USA TODAYNew Facebook project aims to strengthen ties with mediaUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Facebook has a message for the media: Let's be friends. A new Facebook journalism project aims to strengthen the giant social network's ties with the media by collaborating more closely on publishing tools and news products, helping ...and more »

Facebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With Media - Washington Free Beacon;

Facebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With Media - Washington Free Beacon

Washington Free BeaconFacebook Starting Journalism Project to Improve Relationship With MediaWashington Free BeaconFacebook is launching a journalism project aimed at forging closer relationships with news organizations in a step toward becoming more involved in content management for the site. The social media platform announced the proposal Wednesday that ...and more »