Twitter and Meta layoffs shake up the social media legacy of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Plus Drake calls out changes made to the charting process for the Billboard Hot 100.
The decline of text-based social media
The switch from Twitter and Facebook to video platforms such as TikTok is changing the face of the internet.
Elon Musk tells Twitter staff to prepare for “difficult times ahead” and ends remote work https://www.theverge.com/2022/11/10/23450942/elon-musk-twitter-first-email-staff-difficult-times-ahead-remote-work
It’s never felt more plausible that the age of social media might end—and soon. https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2022/11/twitter-facebook-social-media-decline/672074/
Boom to bust? What Facebook and Twitter’s mass layoffs say about the future of tech
Twitter has laid off half its staff, and Meta around 13 per cent. Is this a trend across the tech industry?
Drake Claims Billboard “Fixed” Charts After “Scorpion” on HotNewHipHop https://www.hotnewhiphop.com/448707-drake-claims-billboard-fixed-charts-after-scorpion
What can we learn from Taylor Swift’s chart dominance? https://faroutmagazine.co.uk/taylor-swift-chart-dominance-modern-music-industry/
Taylor Swift Makes History as First Artist With Entire Top 10 on Billboard Hot 100, Led by ‘Anti-Hero’ at No. 1 https://www.billboard.com/music/chart-beat/taylor-swift-all-hot-100-top-10-anti-hero-1235163664/
TikTok is going after podcasting—and it’s all YouTube’s fault https://www.insiderintelligence.com/content/tiktok-going-after-podcasting-and-it-s-all-youtube-s-fault
Podcast Subscriptions Are A Harder Sell Than Ever Says iHeart’s Conal Byrne. https://www.insideradio.com/free/podcast-subscriptions-are-a-harder-sell-than-ever-says-iheart-s-conal-byrne/article_0e1083ce-59b5-11ed-97db-97c201ec0052.html
This Podcast Brought to You by Having Rich Parents https://hard-drive.net/this-podcast-brought-to-you-by-having-rich-parents/
Many YouTubers are anticipating big payouts from Shorts, but other industry insiders warn they should cool their expectations https://www.businessinsider.com/youtube-ad-revenue-share-creators-excitement-experts-warn-2022-10
Google Will Pay YouTube Creators in Bid to Crash TikTok’s Party
How much money influencers charge on Instagram, TikTok, and YouTube for sponsored content https://www.businessinsider.com/data-how-much-money-influencers-charge-brands-instagram-tiktok-youtube-2022-10
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