Sketchy ethics around product reviews

“The saddest thing is how hard it is for everyday people to tell real and fake news apart these days; the situation is the same in the world of product reviews.”

In 2018, I think the trends we’ve been seeing and living for a decade will continue: Ads will get more dire as a source of revenue, eaten up by Facebook and Google, and companies that have over-optimized on bite-sized, free viral content to keep up with falling rates will continue down that path. At the same time, companies — or, at least, those offering the quality of work that is worth paying for — will be more open to pursuing subscriptions and similar models. And more companies will get into formats pairing affiliate marketing with product recommendations, similar to what does under The New York Times.

Unfortunately for readers, most media companies will merely emulate the product-review format and do so in a way that is not so reader focused. Over the past few years, we’ve heard alarming stories of conflicts of interest in many successful publishing houses that are either experienced or learning about this type of content. We hear of deals that are paid for by retailers or manufacturers, not clearly labeled as anything but editorial, that are actually promoting overpriced junk. We hear of ad-sales teams in companies moving hundreds of millions of dollars in recommended products and services who are authorized to bestow editorial awards upon advertisers. And we hear of venture-funded publications that claim to do extensive testing but merely pick popular things off Amazon and present them through a false narrative. We know of these stories because the talent at these companies come to us for jobs when they can’t stand the conflicts of interest anymore — and worse, they say they wouldn’t trust the work their own companies put out into the world when they do their own shopping. Pretty disgusting, huh?

The saddest thing is how hard it is for everyday people to tell real and fake news apart these days; the situation is the same in the world of product reviews. So I think transparency in process, as both service and marketing, will be a critical way for people who do great work to be able to charge for it and separate themselves from the pack, differentiating themselves from business leaders who are too busy looking at their quarterly reports to realize that no one trusts or respects or believes what they’re saying any longer.

founded Wirecutter.

Caitlin Thompson   Podcasting models mature and diversify

Lam Thuy Vo   Breaking free from the tyranny of the loudest

Carrie Brown-Smith   Transparency finally takes off

Frédéric Filloux   External forces

Emily Goligoski   Looking beyond news for inspiration

Julia Beizer   A longer view on the pivot

Dan Newman   A return to trust

Eric Nuzum   Beyond the narrative arc

Vanessa K. DeLuca   Women’s voices take center stage

Sarah Marshall   Loyalty as the key performance indicator

Amy King   Let’s amplify visual voice

Brian Lam   Sketchy ethics around product reviews

Ariana Tobin   Too tired to tap

Jassim Ahmad   Thriving on change

Jim Brady   With the people, not just of the people

Millie Tran and Stine Bauer Dahlberg   (Hint: It’s about your brand)

Marcela Donini and Thiago Herdy   Collaboration is the way forward for Brazilian journalism

Mira Lowe   The year of the local watchdog

Sam Sanders   Shine the light on ourselves

Mario García   Storytelling finally adapts to mobile

Carlos Martínez de la Serna   The new journalism commons

Betsy O'Donovan and Melody Kramer   Skepticism and narcissism

Rachel Schallom   Better design helps differentiate opinion and news

Kristen Muller   The year of the voter

Andrew Losowsky   The year of resilience

Kyle Ellis   Let’s build our way out of this

S. Mitra Kalita   The arc of news and audience

Rasmus Kleis Nielsen   The Snapchat scenario and the risk of more closed platforms

John Keefe   Scooped by AI

Vivian Schiller   Pivot to tomorrow

Claire Wardle   Disinformation gets worse

Jamie Mottram   From pageviews to t-shirts

Rodney Benson   Better, less read, and less trusted

Kawandeep Virdee   Zines had it right all along

Trushar Barot   The Jio-fication of India

Raju Narisetti   Mirror, mirror on the wall

Jennifer Coogan   The future is female

Susie Banikarim   R.I.P. Pivot to Video (2017–2017)

Steve Grove   The midterms are an opportunity

Nicholas Quah   Stop talking trash about young people

Feli Sánchez   The year for guerrilla user research

José Zamora   Revenue-first journalism

Evie Nagy   Pivot to mobile video frustration

Jennifer Brandel and Mónica Guzmán   The editorial meeting of the future

Neha Gandhi   Filler killers

Nancy Watzman   Know thy TV

Pete Brown   Push alerts, personalized

Nikki Usher   The year of The Washington Post

Tamar Charney   We get serious about algorithms

Alexios Mantzarlis   Moving fake news research out of the lab

Pablo Boczkowski   The rise of skeptical reading

Kinsey Wilson   Facebook and Google: Help out or pay up

Usha Sahay   Wallets get opened

Nushin Rashidian   Publishers seek ad dollar alternatives

Corey Johnson   The pro-fact resistance

P. Kim Bui   The reckoning is only beginning

Miguel Castro   The arrival of the impact producer

Almar Latour   Conquering calm

Cindy Royal   Your journalism curriculum is obsolete

Will Sommer   The year local media gets conservative

Alice Antheaume   Are you fluent in AI?

Amie Ferris-Rotman   More female reporters abroad (please)

An Xiao Mina   Memes and visuals come to the fore

L. Gordon Crovitz   Serving readers over advertisers

Jacqui Cheng   Retailers move into content

Federica Cherubini   The rise of bridge roles in news organizations

Dan Shanoff   You down with OTT? (Yeah, DTC)

Aron Pilhofer   We can’t leave the business to the business side any more

Kelsey Proud   No, no, no

Francesco Marconi   The year of machine-to-machine journalism

Tanzina Vega   It’s time for media companies to #PassTheMic

Jared Newman   Venture funding and digital news don’t mix

Charo Henríquez   Training is an investment, not an expense

Rubina Madan Fillion   Unlocking the potential of AI

Laura E. Davis   Writing answers before you know the question

Pia Frey   Address users as individuals

Manoush Zomorodi   Self-help as a publishing strategy

Zizi Papacharissi   Women come back

Cristina Wilson   The year of the Instagram Story

Dannagal G. Young   Stop covering politics as a game

Marie Gilot   No assholes allowed

Christopher Meighan   Passive partnership is in the rearview

Michelle Ferrier   The year of the great reckoning

Matt Carlson   Attacks on the press will get worse

Bill Keller   A growing turn to philanthropy

Yvonne Leow   The rise of video messaging

Ståle Grut   Reclaiming audience interaction from social networks

Corey Ford   The empire strikes back

Craig Newmark   Working together toward sustainable solutions

Matt DeRienzo   A recession, then a collapse

Joanne McNeil   Gatekeeping the gatekeepers

Jarrod Dicker   Honesty in advertising

Damon Krukowski   Reviving the alt-weekly soul

Mandy Velez   texting is lit rn, fam

Dheerja Kaur   Fun with subscription products

Matt Thompson   Here come the attention managers

Mi-Ai Parrish   Blockchain and trust

Jessica Parker Gilbert   Design connects storytelling and strategy

Caitria O'Neill   The new court of public opinion

Rodney Gibbs   Tech workers turn to journalism

Hossein Derakhshan   Television has won

Paul Ford   Go global

Heather Bryant   Building the ecosystems for collaboration

Jim Moroney   Newspapers have to be good enough for readers to pay for

Mary Walter-Brown   Show a little vulnerability

Helen Havlak   Keywords, not publishers, power the world’s biggest feeds

Elizabeth Jensen   Show your work

Julia B. Chan   Looking for loyalty in all the right places

Nicholas Diakopoulos   Fortifying social media from automated inauthenticity

Luke O'Neil   The end is already here

Joyce Barnathan   It will be harder to bury the news

Doris Truong   Computer vision vs. the Internet vigilantes

Andrew Ramsammy   The year ownership mattered

Sam Ford   The year of investing in processes

Ray Soto   VR reaches the next level

David Skok   Finding an information-life balance

Amy Webb   Listen to weak signals

Niketa Patel   Live journalism comes of age

Imaeyen Ibanga   Longform video leads the way

Tanya Cordrey   Finally, the seeds of radical reinvention

Tim Carmody   Watch out for Spotify

Kathleen McElroy   Building a news video experience native to mobile

Nathalie Malinarich   Peak push

Michelle Garcia   Navigating journalistic transparency

Mike Caulfield   Refactoring media literacy for the networked age

Rachel Davis Mersey   AI, with real smarts

Richard J. Tofel   The platforms’ power demands more reporters’ attention

Juliette De Maeyer   A responsible press criticism

Taylor Lorenz   Social and media will split

Molly de Aguiar   Good journalism won’t be enough

Mary Meehan   Real lives are at stake in rural areas

Errin Haines Whack   At the ballot, it’s time to count black women

Mariana Moura Santos   Think local, act global

Michael Kuntz   The only pivot that might work

Andrew Haeg   The year journalists become relationship builders

Sally Lehrman   Trust comes first

Joanne Lipman   Journalists inventing revenue streams

Ernst-Jan Pfauth   Publishing less to give readers more

Raney Aronson-Rath   Transparency is the antidote to fake news

Lanre Akinola   Making noise is not a strategy

Sara M. Watson   Feeds will open up to new user-determined filters

Umbreen Bhatti   The trust problem isn’t new

Lucas Graves   From algorithms to institutions

Adam Thomas   Sharing is caring: The year of the mentor

Matt Boggie   The intellectual equivalent of the Dead Sea

Felix Salmon   Covering bitcoin while owning bitcoin

Monika Bauerlein   The firehose of falsehood

Basile Simon   We need better career paths for news nerds

Justin Kosslyn   The year journalists become digital security experts

Juleyka Lantigua-Williams   Women of color will reclaim and monetize our time

Sue Schardt   Jump the niche

Mariano Blejman   News games rule

Debra Adams Simmons   And a woman shall lead them

Sydette Harry   Listen to your corner and watch for the hook

Eric Ulken   The year local publishers get smart(er) about change

Alfred Hermida   Going beyond mobile-first

Edward Roussel   Eyes, ears, and brains

Ruth Palmer   Risks will grow for news subjects — especially minorities

Hannah Cassius   The year of the echo-chamber escapists

Burt Herman   Things get real

Jesse Holcomb   Information disorder, coming to a congressional district near you

Jennifer Choi   Standing up for us and for each other

Kim Fox   Audience teams diversify their approach

Alastair Coote   The year of self-improvement

Jake Levine   The return to now

Renée Kaplan   The year of quiet adjustments (shhh)

Alan Soon   The rise of start of psychographic, micro-targeted media

C.W. Anderson   The social media apocalypse

Cory Haik   Suffering from realness, pivoting to impact

Monique Judge   Letting black women tell their own stories

Emma Carew Grovum   Newsroom culture becomes a priority

Rick Berke   Value is the watchword

Daniel Trielli   The rich get richer, the poor scramble

Valérie Bélair-Gagnon   Seeking trust in fragmented spaces

Tracie Powell   The muting of underserved voices

Borja Echevarría   TV goes digital, digital goes TV

читать дальше majbutne.com.ua

www.eurobud.com.ua/parobarer-armirovannyj/

Нашел в интернете интересный интернет-сайт с информацией про тренболон ацетат https://farm-pump-ua.com/trenbolon.html