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30.07.20

AA Warc: Tech Platforms Profit As Other Advertising Sectors Suffer Double Digit Declines  

Advertising spend data published this morning has shown that the tech platforms continued to profit as the coronavirus pandemic took hold in the UK while all other media sectors suffered dramatic declines in revenues. New figures for Q1 202...

30.07.20

Labour Presses Government Over Business Rates Relief For News Media

The Labour Party has continued to press for a business rates holiday for news media amid concerns about the future of titles which have seen advertising revenues squeezed during the cornavirus pandemic.  The Express and Star reported t...

30.07.20

Report: Facebook Downgrades Local News With New Ranking Changes

Local news publishers have experienced a drop in Facebook interactions of nearly a quarter in just a week after the platform introduced changes to its ranking system, according to new analysis.   Behind Local News reported th...

30.07.20

UK Press Card Authority Releases Flyer To Promote Press Card Scheme

The UK Press Card Authority has released a flyer promoting the press card scheme. The flyer will be sent out to police authorities informing them of the scheme and its purpose in providing verification of the card holder’s identity to inqu...

24.07.20

Industry Publishes Letter To PM On HFSS

Leaders from across the UK’s advertising and media industries have written to the Prime Minister outlining their concern regarding strict new rules on TV and online advertising.  The letter has been signed by the following leader...