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Snapchat Launches a Colossal Expansion of Its Advertising, Ushering in a New Era for the App

Imran Khan was an internet-focused investment banker at Credit Suisse, where, in September 2014, he orchestrated Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba's high-profile IPO.

Pinterest Reveals the Marketing Partners That Will Get First Dibs on Its Ads

Pinterest today announced eight ad-tech partners that can help brands and agencies buy Promoted Pins on the site.

LinkedIn Opens Ad Platform

LinkedIn is opening its ad business with two new offerings. One plugs advertising partners directly into the platform so they can sell ads in users' feeds, and the other helps marketers sponsor high-quality content.LinkedIn unveiled the new programs today, launching a Sponsored Updates API and a program called Content Partners.

Brand Networks Nabs $68 Million in First Funding Round

Social media marketing services firm Brand Networks has received a whopping $68 million in funding from New York-based AEA Investors.