In response to a question during the earnings call regarding Stories ad adoption, Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg reported two million advertisers were now using Stories ads - but did not clarify if those were Facebook Stories or Instagram Stories ad units.
"We've put most of our energy into security over the past 18 months, so that building new experiences wasn't the priority over that period", Mark Zuckerberg, the 34-year old billionaire and chief executive officer of Facebook, told analysts on a post-earnings call. Facebook said more than 2.7 billion users interact with at least one of its apps each month, up from 2.6 billion last quarter.
Monthly active users were up 9 percent year-over-year to 2.32 billion, slightly above expectations.
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If the latest report from Japanese publication Nikkei is true, Nintendo will be taking a big step in that direction in 2019. Ultimate is now the fastest selling home console game Nintendo has ever released, with sales currently at 12.08 million.
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That's why she's not losing sleep over people who are criticizing her slimmer frame. Dion's latest high-fashion looks have evoked many more body-shamming comments.
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And Mellen herself went up to CFB Suffield's Military Family Resource Centre, which had a day of presentations on mental illness. One of the other key ways Let's Talk funds get distributed is through the Bell Let's Talk Community Fund .
"The bottom line is that with more than a quarter of the world using FB every day, we think advertisers have no choice but to follow their customers", Macquarie Research analysts said.
Facebook on Wednesday easily beat Wall Street's profit estimates, soothing investor concerns that increased spending on the privacy of its users would blunt growth. Net income rose to $6.88 billion (roughly Rs. 48,000 crores), or $2.38 (roughly Rs. 170) per share, in the fourth quarter, up from $4.27 billion, or $1.44 per share, a year earlier.
Why you should care. It's clear that overall, the Facebook family of apps has the breadth of formats and the reach marketers are looking for when it comes to engaging with their audiences and placing ads'. "We're going to get to a point soon where people feel like Facebook is about communities as much as it's about your friends and family - where nearly everyone is in a group that is meaningful to them and that community is a central part of their experience". With more than ten years of marketing management experience, she has contributed to a variety of traditional and online publications, including MarketingProfs.com, SoftwareCEO.com, and Sales and Marketing Management Magazine.