‘We’re not getting full disclosure’: Native ad distribution has a transparency problem

As people do more of their reading in social feeds and Facebook clamps down on organic reach, publishers are increasingly relying on paid social to distribute native ads. But fully three-fourths of publishers don't disclose how much paid social they use, according to a new report from Polar. That's a growing problem for media buyers like Roberto Vilazon of Hi-Gloss, a creative media agency based in Miami. “It’s kind of this blurred line that nobody is discussing.” The post ‘We’re not getting full disclosure’: Native ad distribution has a transparency problem appeared first on Digiday. Continue reading at 'Digiday'

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Facebook announces new ad transparency before Russia hearing

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