Whisper

These Were the Hottest Apps, Games and Gadgets of 2016

History will remember 2016 as when digital became a constant overlay to real life, with presidential candidates trolling one another on social media before and after debates while mobile game […]

Whisper Is Growing Its Audience and Ad Business, but Challenges Loom

While some anonymous social media apps are known for their bullying, Whisper wants to be known for being a safe, welcoming space as it seeks to bring advertisers on board.

5 Themes Millennials Should Keep in Mind as They Begin Their Careers

I've been doing a lot of reflecting over the past year. I wrote my first book, Power Your Happy: Work Hard, Play Nice, and Build Your Dream Life, which chronicles my journey toward starting PopSugar.

These Marketers, Content Producers and Entertainers Under 40 Are Shaping the Industry

The 2016 class of Young Influentials features an impressive lineup of mind-blowing talent, all game changers under 40 who've made waves in the worlds of media, marketing, technology and entertainment. […]

Nonprofits Are Learning That Whisper’s Anonymity Can Be a Force for Good

Last fall, Adobe and the Ad Council wanted to put a new twist on anti-bullying campaigns by targeting teenage witnesses, not victims.

How Whisper Mastered Facebook’s Algorithm and Sold Ads With First-Party Data

Twitter and Pinterest have Facebook pages, but they only typically get a few hundred likes and reactions per post.

Whisper’s New Polling Feature Helps Brands Learn From Unusually Candid Millennials

Whisper CEO Michael Heyward tweeted on Tuesday that his anonymous social network had exceeded 30 million monthly users, up 10 million from

Whisper Hits 20 Million Monthly Users, Doubling Its Audience in 6 Months

Whisper now has 20 million monthly users, which is twice as many as the anonymity-based messaging app claimed in May. What's changed since that last batch of user data?

Hollywood Is Getting Stealthier at Advertising With Mobile Messaging Apps

Social apps like Whisper and Kik are tricky places for brands to advertise, but film studios are getting the hang of how to run under-the-radar campaigns.

Hot List: The 24 Digital Brands, Startups and Games That Defined 2015

Technology historians will remember 2015 as the year when we first talked about robots and drones without a sense of irony. And they’ll note it was the year when the […]