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Posts Tagged ‘Federal Trade Commission’

FTC Warns: If That Tweet Is Sponsored, You Better Say So!

Wouldn’t it be great to know if that celebrity you follow on Twitter REALLY loves the hair product they’re always gushing about or if they’re being paid to say so?

Well, if you’re someone influenced by such things, you’ll be glad to know the FTC is about to crack down on sponsored tweets.

And if you’re a marketer, you’ll want to take a peek at this puppy too. Regular folk are expected to follow FTC guidelines as well.

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Developers Are Contacting The Federal Trade Commission About Twitter

Developers are pretty ticked at Twitter about the pending API changes, so ticked in fact that they’re contacting the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to complain.

And we’re not talking just one or two developers either, there are a LOT of developers contacting the FTC . . . just don’t expect any to come forward to admit it.

Except this guy, it seems.
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