Brittany Darwell

Facebook careers: international counsel, media solutions, communications and more

Facebook added 15 new positions to its careers page this week, primarily in sales roles across the world. Apart from the media solutions, client partner and other sales jobs, Facebook added listings […]

Facebook hires: linguist, search quality rater, privacy program manager and more

Facebook removed 21 positions from its careers page this week, likely after making hires in the areas of search, user operations, infrastructure and marketing, among others. The company appears to have hired a […]

Facebook gives Offers emails a new look

Facebook has updated the design of the emails it sends when users claim an offer on the site. The new emails, redesigned earlier this month it seems, have a more […]

Facebook explains policy on hate speech and other harmful content

Facebook has shared an explanation of how it defines hate speech and harmful content, as well as its plans to address the issues of cruel and insensitive content on the […]

Facebook launches verified pages and profiles to help users identify authentic accounts

Facebook today announced the launch of verified pages and profiles, which will make it easier for users to find official fan pages and accounts for top brands, celebrities, government officials […]

Facebook asks users for feedback on posts from pages in their News Feed

Facebook has begun to survey some users about how interested they are in the page posts that appear in their feeds, according to AllFacebook. A “Facebook Feedback” module sits below […]

‘Fan Page Verification’ scam goes after Facebook page admins

A new scam going around Facebook recently begins with a message to page owners about a new “Fan Page Verification Program.” From there, users are prompted to share their Facebook […]

Facebook platform industry news: Adobe, Adotomi and DataXu

Adobe Adobe, a Facebook Strategic Preferred Marketing Developer, today announced that it has hired the team behind creative design firm Ideacodes. The San Francisco-based startup had specialized in design and user […]

Facebook tests new ways to encourage users to add movies to their ‘watched’ lists

Facebook is testing new sidebar modules to prompt users to share the movies they have seen. With the latest Timeline redesign Facebook has given users an About page with sections for movies, […]

6 years since Facebook Platform launch, company looks to provide new app services

Today marks the six-year anniversary of the Facebook Platform, something that has been defining for Facebook as a company and already influenced a number of industries. Now, Facebook is making […]