Facebook Stands Up To Clickbait, Day 2: The Media Responds

(Adage.com) – CEO of Major Facebook Publisher: ‘This Is a Big Change for All Publishers’

The media industry responded predictably to an announcement from Facebook Thursday that articles using so-called “clickbait” headline tropes will get lower billing in the social giant’s all-important News Feed product, which publishers rely on for sweet, sweet referral traffic. (Sponsored posts will not be affected by Facebook’s efforts to target clickbait, a spokeswoman confirmed.)

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