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Disney Reorganizes Content and Distribution Units to Bolster Streaming Businesses

The Walt Disney Company announced a broad structural reorganization of its media and entertainment businesses Monday, in a move to ramp up and streamline its direct-to-consumer strategy. That involves the creation of the new Media and Entertainment Distribution group, which will oversee all content monetization and streaming operations. Kareem Daniel, most recently president of consumer products, games and publishing at Disney, will lead the unit.

The move comes just under a year after the launch of Disney Plus, which has since surpassed the 60 million subscriber mark.

Under the new structure, the studios will continue to develop and produce originals for Disney’s streaming services — which include Disney Plus, Hulu and ESPN Plus — and legacy platforms. Distribution and commercialization will now be centralized under the Media and Entertainment Distribution group.

“Given the incredible success of Disney+ and our plans to accelerate our direct-to-consumer business, we are strategically positioning our

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YouTube’s CEO won’t commit to banning QAnon content from platform

  • YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki isn’t committing to an outright ban of QAnon content on the platform. 
  • Wojcicki was asked about banning QAnon, a baseless far-right conspiracy theory, during an interview with CNN’s Poppy Harlow. She cited the movement’s grassroots nature as a complicating factor in banning it but added that YouTube’s policies are continuing to evolve.
  • Wojcicki said YouTube has already removed “hundreds of thousands” of QAnon videos and made changes to its recommendations tool, which she said have resulted in an 80% reduction in views on QAnon videos. 
  • Earlier this month, Facebook dealt a blow to the QAnon movement by announcing it would ban Pages and Groups, as well as Instagram accounts, that represented QAnon. 
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Facebook may have banned QAnon content from all of its platforms, but Susan Wojcicki isn’t committing to doing the same on YouTube.

The YouTube CEO on Monday

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3 Content Ideas for Growth in the Dental Industry

In the first article in a series focusing on growth strategies for various sectors, we offer recommendations for dental professionals looking to serve a larger audience, support existing patients and utilize content as a business driver.

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We undoubtedly live in an era where content is king. With the penetration of technology into our everyday lives, it is not uncommon to encounter multiple types of content on an everyday basis. In fact, experts suggest that different types of content impact us in different ways, and for this reason creating compelling content in the right way and disseminating it to the right channels becomes an important consideration for any business. As Hubspot reports, “Video has become the most used format in content marketing, overtaking

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Spotify Promo Cards is a new way for creators to boost their content

Spotify has introduced a new tool that enables creators to boost their content. Called Promo Cards, the new feature generates customized assets for a creator’s content, including podcasts, albums, and even individual songs. The Promo Cards shouldn’t be mistaken with something like real-life business cards — rather, says Spotify, these new custom assets are designed to be shared on social media platforms.

Spotify points out that promoting one’s content on social media takes up more of the artist’s time, particularly if they’re a small content creator responsible for boosting their own brand. The Promo Cards are intended to make it easier to market one’s own materials even if you don’t possess graphic design skills.

Spotify for Artists enables creators to customize the graphics on their promo cards — in fact, the online tool doesn’t even require users to log in, meaning that listeners could also generate Promo Cards for their

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Strategy Analytics: COVID-19 Boosts Mobile Content Spend 28% in 2020

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–COVID-19 will boost worldwide revenue on content consumed on mobile phones by 28% in 2020 according to Strategy Analytics latest report “Global Mobile Media Forecast: 2015-2025.” Stay-at-home guidance issued by governments as result of the COVID-19 pandemic has stimulated an increase in spending within mobile games and mobile apps, as consumers have been forced to shift their behavior from offline activities to online. Over the next five years Strategy Analytics forecasts overall mobile media revenue from consumers and advertisers to approach $860 Billion as the population of mobile broadband enabled smartphone owners continues to rise, 5G penetration increases, and consumers continue to look to personal devices to access information, news and social networks, play games, watch video content, and listen to music.

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Consumer demand for accessing popular internet services and apps on mobile phones, including Facebook, TikTok, YouTube, Spotify,

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Parents: Online learning program has racist, sexist content

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This photo provided by Charles Timtim shows his daughter, name withheld by parents, doing schoolwork from home in Waipahu, Hawaii, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. Timtim’s mother doesn’t think it’s safe for her daughter to be back at school but she also doesn’t want her exposed to an online learning program called Acellus that misspelled and mispronounced the last queen to rule the Hawaiian kingdom. Parents spotting questionable content on Acellus is forcing some school districts across the country to reconsider the program or stop using it. (Charles Timtim via AP)

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Zan Timtim doesn’t think it’s safe for her eighth-grade daughter to return to school in person during the coronavirus pandemic but also doesn’t want her exposed to a remote learning program that misspelled and mispronounced the name of Queen Liliʻuokalani, the last monarch to rule the Hawaiian Kingdom.

Timtim’s daughter is Native Hawaiian and speaks Hawaiian

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Why Your Business Needs Platform-Specific Content

This article was written by Alex Sixt, a member of the Entrepreneur NEXT powered by Assemble content team. Entrepreneur NEXT is our Expert solutions division leading the future of work and skills-based economy. If you’re struggling to find, vet, and hire the right Experts for your business, Entrepreneur NEXT is a platform to help you hire the experts you need, exactly when you need them. From business to marketing, sales, design, finance, and technology, we have the top 3 percent of Experts ready to work for you.



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Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, TikTok… the list of social media platforms that exist today goes on and on, and if you work in marketing, you’ve likely heard of almost all of them. Although the number and type of platforms constantly shifts, one thing is for certain: social media is here to stay and audiences are only becoming more

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Ansys Releases On-Demand Content From Its IDEAS Digital Forum

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ —

Key Highlights

  • Ansys hosted its first virtual event dedicated to semiconductor designers and decision makers
  • Keynote speakers included industry leaders Nvidia, Arm, Google, Broadcom, Intel, Qualcomm, MediaTek, STMicroelectronics, Ericsson, Samsung, TSMC and more

Content from Ansys’ (NASDAQ: ANSS) inaugural Innovative Designs Enabled by Ansys Semiconductors (IDEAS) Digital Forum is now available for on-demand viewing. The two-day global event featured thought leadership keynotes and presentations from industry leaders at Arm, TSMC, Ericsson and more, along with technology sessions and product updates.

IDEAS Digital Forum content explored the importance of simulation to analyze and optimize integrated circuit (IC) power, performance and reliability. Keynote and workshop speakers discussed how using high fidelity analysis solutions save designers time and increase efficiency through better estimations early in the design process.

The forum served as a hotbed for technical insights into how multiphysics is used to verify foundry sign-off

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5 Social Media Content Ideas for the Fall Season

Coming up with new content ideas for social media can be difficult. If you’re struggling to think of fun social media campaigns, don’t worry. You can use the change of season to get your creative juices flowing.

There’s so much happening in the Fall season; the leaves are changing color, the weather is getting cooler, and there are a number of holidays and events to celebrate like Back-to-School, Halloween, Thanksgiving, and more.

So, let the Fall season inspire you to think up fresh, new content ideas that will catch the attention of your target audience online, boost engagement, and increase sales.

Here are 5 social media content ideas for the Fall season.

1. Create Fall-Themed Images

First, the easiest way to spruce up your social media marketing for the Fall season is to create some Fall-themed images. Simply switching up your images is a great way to celebrate the season

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Northern Light adds business thought leaders content set to SinglePoint knowledge management platform

Northern Light has announced that its SinglePoint knowledge management platform now contains a search index of reports published by thought leaders from more than 15 business strategy consulting firms, “think tanks,” and non-governmental research organizations.

Northern Light’s new Thought Leaders content collection features insights across a range of industries and strategy topics from firms such as Accenture, API, Bain, BCG, Capgemini, Cognizant, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, IBM Institute for Business Value, KPMG, MITRE, Pew Research Center, PwC, Tata Consultancy Services, World Economic Forum (WEF), and the World Health Organization (WHO).

Northern Light SinglePoint is a machine learning-enabled enterprise strategic research portal platform used for research and competitive intelligence by 250,000 professionals at Fortune 500 organizations. SinglePoint allows users to conduct integrated search across multiple content sources, and delivers informative search summaries and article abstracts, as well as automatically generated insights reports. 

Initially, the Thought Leaders Content collection contains approximately 20,000

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