Tag: algorithms


EU Users Will Soon Be Able to Opt Out of Algorithmic Sorting on Facebook and Instagram

August 22, 2023

Via: Social Media Today

Meta has announced some new measures to comply with the soon-to-be enacted EU Digital Services Act (DSA), which implements expanded control and transparency measures for European social media users. The DSA aims to provide more capacity for social media users […]

Mobile Commerce, Mobile Marketing

YouTube Answers Common Questions About its Recommendation Algorithms to Help Improve Channel Performance

March 10, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Looking to get a better understanding of how YouTube’s systems work, and how you can work with them to maximize the performance of your content? YouTube’s Rachel Alves has shared a new video on the Creator Insider channel, which sees […]

Apps & Sites, Mobile Commerce

Instagram Launches Initial Test of Algorithm-Free, Reverse Chronological Feed Options In-Stream

January 5, 2022

Via: Social Media Today

Don’t say we didn’t warn you. After announcing the return of its reverse chronological, algorithm-free post feed late last year, Instagram chief Adam Mosseri has today shared a preview of how its new options on this front will work. Honestly, […]


Sales Forecasting: How Algorithms Are Putting An End To Guessing

December 28, 2016

Via: DigitalistMag

Alan Greenspan, former head of America’s Federal Reserve, once famously confessed: “We really can’t forecast all that well, and yet we pretend that we can.” If the world’s top economists can’t get it right, then it’s hardly surprising that forecasting […]