Facebook Actively Chasing Its Own Demise
July 31, 2013 at 11:37AM
Facebook, the social networking site seemingly everyone uses, but no one seems to enjoy, is considering adding TV-style fifteen second commercials to users' news feeds, according to Bloomberg, priced at $1-2.5 million a day. People at Facebook, including Mark Zuckerberg, are apparently paying at least lip service to how their customer base will react to these ads:
Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg, who has been working with global marketing head Carolyn Everson on the video ad service, pushed back the start date at least twice, wanting to make sure Facebook’s user experience won’t be tainted by the ads, according to the people.