Sep 21, 2022

YouTube doubles down on Shorts with new monetisation program

Creators will make just under half of all ad revenue earned from Shorts, positioning the product as a major rival to TikTok.

Apr 26, 2022

Google Cloud opens up Media CDN to publishers

The move gives media companies and advertisers access to Google's streaming infrastructure network that powers YouTube.

Mar 23, 2020

Facebook temporarily demonetises foreign publishers amid content review shortage

Social network plans to supplement publishers' lost advertising revenue with payouts.

Aug 30, 2018

Facebook rolls out Watch video platform to Asia-Pacific

Ad Breaks program expands to ANZ now and Thailand in September, sharing revenue with publishers and creators.

Dec 12, 2017

Value of data in focus at DMA China: Liveblog coverage

Ad fraud, data monetisation and AI data mining among the topics tackled at this year's Data Marketing Analytics China forum in Shanghai.

Oct 7, 2011

MOL’s strategy for Friendster

KUALA LUMPUR – After buying over Friendster, in 2009 Malaysian-based MOL Games promptly surprised the world by scrapping the site’s SNS platform and switching to social gaming on June 28.