On Facebook, Sharing Can Come at a Cost

After promoting his New York Times column on Facebook with as little as $ 7, Nick Bilton writes: Facebook proudly informed me in a message that 5.2 times as many people had seen my post because I had paid the company to show it to them. Gee whiz. Thanks, Facebook. This may be great news […]

Nick Denton on Twitter and Facebook

“Twitter has really become a repository for the bitterness and toxicity that used to be the defining feature of Internet comments. A lot of the disaffected wannabes and will-never-be’s have gone from Internet comments through to Twitter — and Facebook, particularly since they’ve opened up subscriptions. If the better people are on Twitter, then the […]