Influencers

Celebrity Instagram content linked to negative feelings, Facebook researchers say

Major social media stars including Kim Kardashian, Justin Bieber and Charli D’Amelio are among celebrities whose Instagram followers experience more negative feelings about t...

Platform News: Facebook usage

Facebook reveals new features for creators to earn money from e-commerce sales

Facebook’s founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said the company will build new features starting with Instagram for content creators to earn money from recommending products ...

Platform News: Instagram app on a smartphone

UK watchdog: Instagram agrees curbs on paid influencers

Facebook-owned Instagram has consented measures to crack down on hidden advertising by so-called influencers on its own photo and video platform, the UK’s Competition and Mar...

Platform News: Introducing a group of US-based Influencers on TikTok

TikTok influencers say ‘everybody is going to take a big hit’

At a luxury mansion high in the Hollywood Hills, a group of young TikTok influencers bounced around trying out new ideas for zany short-form videos which they hope will go viral.

Platform Economy: Instagram app

Instagram bans influencers from promoting vaping products

Reuters – Social media influencers will no longer be allowed to promote vaping, tobacco products and weapons on Instagram as the Facebook-owned platform doubles down on its e...