In 2017 we saw major advertiser departures from YouTube with companies like Amazon and Coca-Cola pulling ads from the platform after finding their content linked with terrorist and hate speech content.
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It seems bleak for social publishers on Facebook. In January, Facebook announced drastic changes to its news feed algorithm, prioritising content from friends and family. This was done in response to fake news and poor-quality content populating the social media juggernaut.