Facebook’s Instant Articles to get content from more publishers, says a report on The Wall Street Journal.
A month ago, the Social Network introduced the new feature.
Instant Articles are news stories published by News Companies. They will be displayed on the top of your News Feed. By doing this, Facebook is ensuring that users do not leave its Website, to search for news.
The important bit here is that the news stories are published directly in the News Feed, and not on the publisher’s website. In exchange for this, Facebook is letting companies keep all of thei revenue from ads sold by publishers, and keeps 30% for itself if Facebook sells [...]
Last week, we reported that Facebook would be partnering with news companies to bring full news articles, videos to its website’s News Feed.
Today, the company has officially announced Facebook Instant Articles.
Facebook Instant Articles load much faster than regular content. According to the social network it takes 8 seconds to load stories that people share on the website. Instant Articles load ten times faster, than those standard mobile web articles.
Facebook Instant Articles officially launched:
Facebook has partnered with nine companies to host content for Instant Articles:The New York Times National [...]
Do you visit newspaper websites to read the daily news? Or do you prefer to watch news video reports?
If you don’t have time for either, you could still get your news bits from an unlikely website that you may frequent, Facebook.
Yes of course, Facebok shows the popular news on your Notifications panel, but what we are talking about here is full news articles. The social network is reportedly planning to deliver news and other content directly on its website. According to a report by The Wall Street Journal, Facebook is in talks with The Ney York Times, and National Geographic to publish their content on its website, ina section called Instant [...]