Canada’s New Anti-Marketing Laws

Canadian-Anti-Spam That headline is a little tongue in cheek, as it is actually new Anti-spam laws that Canada has rolled out as of the 1st of July 2014.

Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) changes the game for the worse – hopefully other countries won’t follow it, but I wouldn’t be surprised if it does set a precedent.

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Facebook Cleaning Up Newsfeed Spam

2014-05-18_15-40-17 Facebook Newsfeed Spam Example Hot on the tails of Google cleaning up link spam, Facebook is now cleaning up Newsfeed Spam.

They are cracking down on people and pages that deliberately try and game News Feed to get more distribution than they normally would.

The first big area of focus is ‘Like-baiting’. “Like-baiting” is when a …

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