Despite worries of inflation and slowed consumer spending, shoppers still turned out for Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. Shopify reported record-setting global sales of $7.5 billion on its platform during the weekend, a 19% jump from last year. But that jump may be a sign that consumers are more motivated by discounts this year as inflation squeezes holiday budgets. RBC Capital Markets...
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Meta’s Resistance to Sharing Ad Sales Starts to Crumble
For at least a year, one question has hung over Meta Platforms-owned Facebook and Instagram: whether the apps will introduce a way to share a cut of ad revenues with more creators, similar to how YouTube pays video-makers. Our story today by Sylvia and Kaya goes deep into the debate at Meta over introducing ad-revenue sharing, which some staff viewed as a slippery slope, and a parallel argument...
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