“I saw it on Facebook” is a response uttered far too often by people that get their news via the social network.
And while that may seem like an innocuous answer, it’s a major problem for publishers, who are dissociated for the stories they write when someone assumes that their news just comes from “Facebook.”
But on Tuesday, Facebook is finally releasing a way to fix that.
The platform is now putting publishers’ logos alongside articles in its Trending and Search sections, offering a bit of branding as context with the content on its platform. Read more…