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pinterest gets hunted by high school tag: your daily distraction... you're welcome.

pinterest gets hunted by high school tag: your daily distraction... you're welcome.
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #161 • View online

Facebook Comes For Pinterest
Facebook seems to have launched a new feature -Sets - which could put them in more direct competition with Pinterest. We have extensively documented the ways in which Pinterest is currently #winning, but with Instagram’s Saved Posts feature coming in to organize user content on the Facebook-owned platform, Facebook is clearly coming for blood.
It seems like Facebook and Pinterest have some bad blood to deal with.
It seems like Facebook and Pinterest have some bad blood to deal with.
Italy High Schoolers Take On Fake News
Italy is tackling fake news from spreading across the country by educating the next generation (in over 8,000 high schools) how to “defend themselves from lies”. The latest initiative is in partnership with Google and Facebook, in which they’ve admitted are in need of media literacy its selves.
Littlefinger is (unfortunately) right in this case.
Littlefinger is (unfortunately) right in this case.
Mattresses Prove A Uncomfortable Future
Why did e-commerce and digital-first mattress company Casper sue a freckly twenty something blogger from Amazon? It turns out the affiliate marketing industry is somewhat of a dark place
It's all fun and games until someone loses an affiliate marketing gig.
It's all fun and games until someone loses an affiliate marketing gig.
Tag Confesses To Terrible Actions
The #MeToo tag that spiked millions of replies this week, sharing the stories and solidarity of women and men who have been sexually harassed or assaulted, has seen many variations over the last few days. The most disturbing however, has been #ItWasMe and #IHave, on which many men have confessed to sexually harassing and assaulting women. Is this an act of self-humiliation or rewarding this horrible behaviour?
We're not really sure if it's great to make these sexual predators feel great about this.
We're not really sure if it's great to make these sexual predators feel great about this.
Say "Ciao" To This New Meme
University of Louisiana student Ryan has become a viral video star, with over 175,000 retweets on the video of him saying ‘ciao’ all over campus. Ciao Ryan has become the latest in a string of #wholesomememes that have taken the internet by storm. 
We're low-key in love with Ciao Ryan.
We're low-key in love with Ciao Ryan.
Have a wonderful weekend from the Truly Social team!
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