Snapchat gives influencers a look at how popular they really are
The better to attract ad money, of course.
Instagram opens its paid post tools to more 'influencers'
It makes sponsored content more obvious.
Social media's biggest stars are launching a streaming service
If the names King Bach, Amanda Cerny, and DeStorm Power mean anything to you, then pay heed.
FTC warns influencers about relying on Instagram's ad marker
Its employees think the built-in notification doesn't go far enough.
Amazon opens up its 'influencer' program to YouTube stars
Popular YouTube users can build their own shop full of Amazon products and get a cut of sales.
Amazon's new show only exists to sell you more stuff
‘Overhaul’ will sit in a special hub that connects viewers to product pages.
YouTube stars are blurring the lines between content and ads
The difference between regular and sponsored videos is often unclear.
Instagram gives social media influencers the benefit of the doubt
A new tool could make hidden ads more obvious -- if shills actually use it.