Facebook Wants to Be a Newspaper. Facebook Users Have Their Own Ideas.

It’s tough to make everyone happy. Can Facebook reconcile its high-minded design ideals with the interests of users and publishers?
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Like This if You Like Pandas! Facebook Says Publishers Shouldn’t Fret About News Feed Changes.

The guy who runs Facebook’s most valuable real estate explains why the company just changed its rules.

Facebook Testing Timehop-Like Feature to Surface Past News Feed Posts

Consider it a blast from the past.

The Stakes Are High for Facebook’s Next Big Ad Product

Two words: Video ads.

AllThingsD Week in Review: Apple Freshens Up & Pinterest and Snapchat See Dollar Signs

The Top 10 stories that powered AllThingsD this week, in one convenient post.

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Facebook Tweaks News Feed Algorithm to Show More Relevant Ads

Facebook on Friday announced a slight change to its News Feed algorithm that aims to give greater weight to user feedback on undesirable ads. From now on, Facebook will try to show more relevant advertisements to users inside the News Feed, which may mean fewer ads delivered. Facebook’s goal for marketers, the company said, is to deliver the right ads to the people who want to see them the most, even if it means fewer ads delivered overall.

Facebook Tests Auto-Play News Feed Videos on Mobile

A small but important test for the company that could have larger advertising implications.


Facebook Tests “Trending” Section in News Feed

Two months after rolling out hashtags, Facebook is experimenting with new ways to make them useful.

ATD Week in Review: Facebook Gets More Twittery and Kara’s Open Letter to Jeff Bezos

The week in AllThingsD, in one convenient post. You’re welcome!

Facebook Opens Up About Its News Feed

Secrets of the Feed — REVEALED!
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